The big Southern looks sleek and well balanced with a good compromise between cockpit and hardtop.
Three sailors rescued when their yacht almost sank.
"You never step down into a liferaft” – it’s an often quoted rule of the sea, but when the order came from the captain of a navy frigate, it was time to break the rule.
New Zealand’s first Bavaria Cruiser 41, Red Baron, is the latest addition to the German builder’s stable. It is a spacious, comfortable yacht with a decent turn of speed. Thanks to remodelling, she’s also sleeker than her 40-foot predecessor.
Bavaria Cruiser 41
See what's inside our latest issue.
Boating NZ's August edition is now in stores. We have stacks of great boat reviews, ocean rescues, and some new outboard technology.
Tristram 690 Cabriolet
Here's the video from the review of the Tristram 690 Cabriloet from the March 2013 issue of Boating NZ.
From the March pages of Boating, here's a tour of the Dufour 445.
Prowler 10.4m powercat
Formula Boats latest Prowler 10.4m powercat is headed for Australia but shapes an an ideal Kiwi cruiser.
Weekend Warriors - Phillipa Durkin
Classic sailor Phillipa Durkin.
Bavariaâs new Cruiser 56 is a sleek, handsome vessel guaranteed to turn heads. Despite her dimensions, sheâs light and easy-to-sail with impressive agility and speed. The only modesty is her price.
A second Elliott SS 35 is flexing her maritime muscle: a canting keel and a powerhouse of sails for serious, shorthanded offshore racing
Outrageous Fortune's lesson in how quickly situations can get out of control.
Alvah is humbled by a visit to a disused leper colony.
Engine vibrations ruining your boating? Help is at hand.
Nothing ruins a pleasant cruise quicker than a smelly head. And the solution could be as simple as the humble hose pipe.
What is your perfect boating day?