12 metre cruiser catches fire off Ballina coastline

Story Published: 14 Dec 2015

A 12 metre cruiser has been towed to Ballina by Marine Rescue NSW after an engine fire this morning.

Boat, Editors Picks, Emergency Services, Fire

REEF CAT DISASTER: Search for 'maritime hazard' catamaran

Story Published: 12 May 2016

Agnes locals work around the clock to comfort distraught tourists caught up in the reef cat disaster.

Boat, Burning Boat, Editors Picks, Fishing, Gladstone, Gladstone Region

Boat collision with buoy in Gladstone tears bow apart

Story Published: 20 Jul 2016

IT IS understood a boating incident is being investigated after a boat crashed into a buoy in the Gladstone harbour on July...

Boat, Boat Crash, Crash, Gladstone, Gladstone Reg

Shark bite off the Gold Coast

Story Published: 20 Jul 2016

A MAN was bitten on the lower leg by a small reef shark about 20km off Broadbeach on the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Boat, Editors Picks, Gold Coast, Shark Attack

Boatie "forgets to put bung in" and boat sinks

Story Published: 4 Jun 2016

A VOLUNTEER Marine Rescue spokesman summarised the situation as "just one of those embarrassing things".

Boat, Capsize, Editors Picks, Mackay Harbour

Across France by le boat

Story Published: 7 Nov 2015

A WORK colleague told me a few years ago about a holiday he experienced in southern France. It took me three years to get...

Boat, France, Travel, Weekend Magazine

SEA DISASTER: Passengers jumped from burning boat

Story Published: 12 May 2016

JUST before 4pm, a commercial passenger vessel carrying 46 people, including crew, caught fire.

Boat, Lady Musgrave, Sinking, Spirit 1770

Bowen fisherman dies, two in hospital after boat capsizes

Story Published: 25 May 2016

UPDATE: One person has died following the capsize of a boat near Bowen.

Boat, Bowen, Editors Picks, Mackay, Racq Cq Rescue, Whitsundays

Boatie named a hero after saving man burnt by explosion

Story Published: 9 Apr 2015

THE quick actions of a boat operator to rescue an injured man after an explosion on his boat have been praised by emergency...

Boat, Editors Picks, Fire, Police, Whitsundays

Dad's boat stolen just 13 mins after falling from car

Story Published: 31 Oct 2015

IT ONLY took thieves 13 minutes to steal David Springer’s boat and trailer he left on Booral Rd, after it ripped off the...

Boat, Editors Picks, Fishing, River Heads, Thieves, Urangan