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Introduction to Yacht and Boat

The Australian marine industry is worth a total of $7.8 billion annually with boat ownership growing.

In 2008 there was a total of 779,123 registered vessels in Australia and many more that did not require registration.* Year on year, Australian’s increase their interest and participation in all forms of marine and aquatic based activities.

To date, information, services and resources targeted to the Australian boating, marine and aquatic enthusiast are highly fragmented into market and geographical segments. Marine businesses, manufacturers and sellers find it difficult and expensive to reach their market effectively. is a unique, totally independent boating lifestyle website catering to the entire Australian boating, marine and aquatic market with information, resources and services sourced by:

  • Industry bodies
  • Volunteer organisations
  • Federal and State Government bodies
  • Clubs (fishing, yachting, boating, kayaking etc)
  • Manufacturers, Importers, Dealers and Retailers
  • Private boat, marine and aquatic owners/enthusiasts

Do you have information or media releases that you would like published on Yacht and Boat? ADD US TO YOUR DISTRIBUTION LIST so we can feature it on the site.

Key Site Features

NEWS Reviews and information – articles, updates and profiles

VIDEO Boat tests, reviews and boating information

NEWSLETTER regularly sent to our growing database of subscribed members

CLASSIFIEDS Thousands of new and used boats for sale in Australia and New Zealand

COMPETITIONS new every month and exclusive to Yacht and Boat members

DEALER SEARCH Find boat brokers and dealers – customised web pages and easy to find listings

NEW BOATS SEARCH Search for new boats by manufacturer, importer or brand

Yacht and Boat is an Australian owned, independent web site catering to all marine enthusiasts – providing the latest news, online classifieds, information and resources for Australian boaters.

You can reach the audience through:

  • Banner Advertising – See below for options
  • Competitions – Promote new product releases and special offers
  • Newsletters – Reach over 10,000 boaters with a feature our eNewsletter
  • Custom Web Pages – Make a statement. Make an impact!
  • Marine Business Directory – Over 60 Categories
  • Boat Sales Classifieds – Sell new and used boats, yachts and watercraft

Please CONTACT US for a Media Kit.

Advertising Definitions

Online Advertising Terminology de-mystifies the phrases and terms used for internet advertising and measurement and can help you make a more informed decision on how best to market your business online.

Advertising Terms and Conditions

i.All advertising is offered subject to availability at time of booking.
ii.Any sound contained within ads must be user generated
iii.Advertising will not be accepted within the following categories – gambling, alcohol, firearms, tobacco or pornography.
iv.Yacht and Boat will site and approve all creative before going live and reserves the right to reject any creative which it deems inappropriate.
v.Yacht and Boat will endeavour to place, as scheduled, material not received by the stated material deadline. Where advertising cannot be placed, due to late material delivery, it will be scheduled in the next available position and charged according to the original booking.

Press Releases

  • Land Sicknes Campaign Launches Yacht and Boat Safety Packs on Australia Day – Jan 2009
  • Yacht and Boat National Safety Opinion Poll – May 2008 Media Release
  • Yacht and Boat Launches – April 2008 Media Release

We sincerely welcome your comments, feedback and enquiries on Yacht and Boat.

For a MEDIA KIT please Call us today do discuss your advertising objectives.

*Sources:EMDA 2007 Final Report – The Economic Value of the Australian Recreational Boat Industry.

Melbourne EMDA Boating Industry Association of Victoria and Marine QLD