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Our move towards living on a boat probably gained momentum 9 years ago, when we moved to Cairns and our boys had grown up and left home. If we were to be serious about this, it was time to make decisions that would lead us here. So we worked our butts off both as employees, in our own businesses and buying, renovating and selling houses.

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Nothing will replace a paper chart. The charm of plotted courses, contemporaneous notes and calculations all make a well-used paper chart a thing of beauty. Saying this, eMaps are a bit easier to handle, zoom in and out, and they look as new now as the day you bought them… 

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Blogs, reviews and other waffle...

Bluewater Marina Cairns
Marina Reviews
Rene

Bluewater Marina Cairns

Bluewater Marina Cairns in a nutshell… Bluewater Marina is probably the Marina we call home.  We have stayed her for quite a few months, on

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Port of Airlie Marina Airlie Beach
Marina Reviews
Rene

Port of Airlie Airlie Beach

Port of Airlie Marina Airlie Beach in a nutshell… We arrived at Port of Airlie late August 2020 but just before we arrived, we ran

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Batteries on a boat 12v DC battery bank
How-to Articles
Rene

Batteries on a boat

Batteries on a boat Batteries on a boat are required to be marine batteries. Marine batteries are designed for the harsh vibrating and pounding they

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Breakwater Marina Townsville Blog Header
Marina Reviews
Rene

Breakwater Marina Townsville

Breakwater Marina Townsville in a nutshell… We had some engine problems and needed to sort it out in Townsville which was our nearest port at

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Heat Exchange Before and After
Yacht Maintenance
Rene

Heat Exchange

Volvo Penta D2-55 (B) Heat Exchange + Exhaust Elbow The problem started some time ago when one of the raw water cooling hoses burst without

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