ACMA -- Using a marine VHF radio


(This is a copy of the web page from The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) that they are keen to make sure all boaties read. The original is

If you own or use a Marine VHF Radio make sure you know the procedures for radio use

National and international systems exist to […]

Need advice

On behalf of Jan Lebbink (N960 ‘Mist’)

Hi all, Doing a bit of maintenance as it is that time of year, I have replaced the cabin windows and made up new trimming for the edge, this was all performed last year, however the glue I used to keep the trimming in place has let go, […]


It is time I changed the 27Mhz to a VHF unit in my noelex 25. What do people recommend? And where do you recommend mounting it?

David Willcox, NX887

For Sale — Noelex 30/Farr 940 ‘WHY KNOT’


This Noelex 30 was built by Sea Nymph New Zealand, the company owned by the designer Bruce Farr.

The date of manufacture is 1989 and the builder’s number is 178804. The hull was hard anti-fouled in 2012 and the yacht is ready for trailering.

The […]