Spring Cleaning Your Boat

Spring Cleaning Your Boat

31st Oct 2018
Spring is the best time of year to get your boat ready for the season with a comprehensive clean and seasonal maintenance tasks.  You pull the boat cover off to discover mould and mildew on the boat seats, the gel coat has faded from UV damage, the teak has transformed into a dull and grey colour, the toilet’s holding tank stinks and the metal fittings show signs of surface rust and oxidation. You can easily go overboard in getting your boat ready for the next family holiday, …
Safety Equipment for Boating

Safety Equipment for Boating

25th Oct 2018
Nothing pleases us more than seeing the amount of accidents in Australian waters decreasing on a year by year basis. However, any fatal or near fatal incident in our waters is a tragedy, and most of these can easily be avoided with a few simple precautions. From simply wearing life jackets to having appropriate signalling devices, this guide will help you determine some of the recommended and required safety equipment needed on board your boat to avoid an expensive fine and more impo …
Choosing the Right Battery Charger

Choosing the Right Battery Charger

17th Oct 2018
Purchasing the right battery charger for your marine battery can be a confusing process if you do not know what to look for. This post aims to guide you in selecting the correct battery charger and explain a couple of technical terms.When purchasing a battery charger, you need to take several factors into account, including your battery type, battery size and the ideal charging time.Battery TypeFirst, we need to know what type of battery you have installed, as not every battery charger …
Ronstan 30% Off RRP Sale

Ronstan 30% Off RRP Sale

2nd Oct 2018
It's Ronstan Octraveller month at Boating and RV! 30% off (RRP) all traveller systems bought during October 2018. Just fill out an online enquiry form and nominate Boating and RV as your store of choice. https://www.ronstan.com.au/octraveller Ronstan will then guide you through the selection process, helping to choose the correct traveller for your requirements. Pick up the system at Boating and RV. It's that simple! …
The Best Features of the New Elite Ti2 Series

The Best Features of the New Elite Ti2 Series

1st Oct 2018
The new  Elite Ti2 from Lowrance is an excellent blend of value and performance, with a brand-new sonar technology in an affordable display designed to help you have an easier time finding fish. Below we will run through some of the features in the new Elite Ti2 that we are the most excited about.Active Imaging Sonar The new Elite Ti2 series is compatible with the new Active Imaging transducers, giving you the highest detailed images of fish and structures at a longer range th …