Entries by Peter Sutton

How’s this for a weather front!

Clouds rolling in from the south. A perfect day turned upside down very quickly. But it was all over very quickly too and nowhere near as bad as it looked. But it did look spectacular!!!!. Photo by Kent Sheppard.

Everyone is getting set for summer!

The yard has been very busy after all the rain. If you plan to get the boat out before the summer rush we suggest you book in soon. Long-term commitments on the hardstand are limiting space and we need to plan ahead to fit everyone in.


A number of boats (yachts in particular) have run aground in recent times at the “top hole in the wall” adjacent to Freeburn Island in the Clarence River. It is obvious from damage to boats that this channel is not suitable for anything but shallow draft local boats. We have raised the matter a number of times with authorities […]


We’ve got a big girl on the slips from Sydney. The yard is getting busy so if you want the boat out of the water to get ready for summer call Graham in the office.

New Marina Website

This week we’ve launched the new marina website. It contains everything you’ll need to know about the marina, including weather, tides, prices, booking information, and marina news.