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Selling A Boat In Sydney NSW And Surrounding Areas?

Selling A Boat In Sydney NSW And Surrounding Areas?

Boating in New South Wales is a great way to get out on the water and enjoy the scenery. Sydney and its surrounds is perfect for boat lovers.  It can be a great activity for the whole family, or just a fun outing with friends.   How Can I Sell My Boat Online. 1. Find out the average ...
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What Is A Sea Trial And Why Is It Important?

What Is A Sea Trial And Why Is It Important?

A sea trial is an inspection of a boat to check its seaworthiness.  It is a great way to get a feel for how a boat handles on the water and gives you an opportunity to see if there are any issues with a boat before you buy it.  Buying a boat is a big decision and an exciting experience. ...
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How To Get A Recreational Boating Licence

How To Get A Recreational Boating Licence

Boats are a great way to enjoy the water and to get away from it all. But in order to safely enjoy your time on the water, you need to be aware of the laws and regulations that govern boating. Ideal boat ownership is a balance between your budget and what you want out of your vessel. Boat owners ...
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The Art Of Short Handed Boat Berthing

The Art Of Short Handed Boat Berthing

The term "short handed" is used to describe a situation where there are not enough people on board to handle all the tasks that need to be done.  Berthing is the process of securing a boat to the shore, pier, or another boat. In this video, we watch Brendon from Motoryachts Unlimited as he ...
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A Guide To Boat Storage And Marinas

A Guide To Boat Storage And Marinas

A cheap and very common way of boat storage is storing the boat yourself, at your home or at a self storage facility. Dry Storage where the boat is stored in a rack, cradle or trailer out of the water.  Forklifts can be used to lift and lower boats in the storage racks. Marinas ...
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How Can I Sell My Boat Online?

How Can I Sell My Boat Online?

By providing boat dealers, brokers and private sellers with access to a dynamic and low cost online marketplace we aim to make buying and selling a boat easy, efficient and affordable.  So, here's a list of frequently asked questions. It is as simple as 1,2,3!1. Sign up2. Create your boat ...
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Sell Your Boat For Free

Sell Your Boat For Free

If you want to Sell Your Boat Privately, you are in the right place with thousands of potential buyers every day!  Free private ads for any boat, yacht, tinny, inflatable, outboard, trailer, marina berth, mooring, pontoon or boat gear advertised for under $7,500.    There are ...
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I Have Sold My Boat - Checklist Of Things To Do

I Have Sold My Boat - Checklist Of Things To Do

Congratulations on selling your boat!  We hope this checklist is helpful. Login to your Boatsonline/Yachthub account and click the 'Transfer Forms' button.  Transfer forms may need to be completed (signed by both the buyer and seller) when a boat is sold.  In some states, ...
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Before You Buy A Boat - Is There Finance Owing?

Before You Buy A Boat - Is There Finance Owing?

Buying a boat comes with risk -  doing a $2 search on the PPSR can help you check if the boat, jet-ski, tinny or other type of watercraft you're buying has a security interest registered against it. This could mean it has money owing on it and is at risk of being repossessed. You can do an ...
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How Much Does It Cost To Maintain A Used Boat?

How Much Does It Cost To Maintain A Used Boat?

It’s important to look below the surface when getting your boat inspected; when calculating the costs, it’s no different. Far beyond just the cost of the annual service, any budding boat buyer should consider the initial condition of the boat, alongside how it’s stored and its ...
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