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Florida trip Feb 2015

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to attend the Miami International Boat Show in Florida with my wife, and it also coincided with my 50th birthday – perfect! This is the second time I have been to this show … Continue reading

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Cairns delivery & bonus marlin!

          Cairns is recognized as the best giant black marlin fishery in the world and that is why any serious fisherman has this venue at the top of their wish list! Long time Professional Boat Care … Continue reading

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LIBERTY is for sale!

Maintained with an open cheque book by Professional Boat Care Pty Ltd, this incredible Hatteras 54 presents as new. Considered one of Australia’s best sportfishing boats, she is powered by twin C18′s CATS at 1135hp each – top speed an … Continue reading

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Customer’s new 36 Grady White is a fish raiser!

Professional Boat Care customer’s new Grady White 36 is a real head turner. With 700hp (twin Yamaha 350′s) on the transom she happily cruises at 30 knots all day! She is also proving to be a fish raiser with her first trip to Lady … Continue reading

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Hamilton Is to Brisbane delivery with fish!

    Slipping into the entrance to Fitzroy Lagoon on dusk. It’s narrow and best navigated with full day light to spot the coral bombies. Jim’s Black marlin caught off Breaksea Spit. It was time to bring Professional Boat Care … Continue reading

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Christmas Raft Up!!

Christmas Raft Up – Myora With all the Christmas parties this time of year, finding time to use the boat can be challenging. However, when word spread that a few of us might be able to squeeze in a midweek Christmas Raft Up, our flotilla quickly grew … Continue reading

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Nordhavn 57 polished by Professional Boat Care

    I try not to have favorites, but this boat is certainly one of them! Professional Boat Care has looked after ‘Senjero’ for almost 4 years now and we pride ourselves on her presentation. She also features in the … Continue reading

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Cairns Marlin Fishing Report – Nov 2013

We returned to fish heavy tackle out of Cairns last week and although it was very quiet we did manage to hook up and fight an estimated 600lb black marlin which sadly got eaten by sharks. We counted some 20 … Continue reading

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Cairns delivery & fishing report Sept 2013!

Just like the whales, this time of year sees another migration of sorts occur, owners moving their boats north for a reef holiday, and a few of my good customers asked me to join them! The most recent trip was moving the 35 … Continue reading

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Battery choice and maintenance

In this article I will touch on battery choice and some of the basics to maintaining them. There are basically two tasks for boat batteries (your DC system) -starting your engines and running your electrical components such as lighting, refrigeration, … Continue reading

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