Entries by Peter Sutton

The “Black Pearl” – for sale

Our old friend Angus Hyslop passed away in hospital a few weeks ago. His estate has asked us to find a new owner for the “Black Pearl”. She’s a Compass 30. Angus was a published author of a string of books. It is perhaps appropriate that we tell you not to judge this book by […]


Top Fuels at Yamba Marina

From mid-September 2020 Yamba Marina will be offering Ultimate Diesel Fuel for its customers. Yamba Marina already carries Ultimate Unleaded Fuel so the arrival of Ultimate Diesel will complete the change of all Marina Fuel to the Ultimate variety. Yamba Marina fuel is supplied by BP and is the highest quality available on the North […]

Tight fit on the hardstand

The weather is great and the yard is filling up. A tip for travelers. Do not try to go north over the Qld border by water as it is very well policed and those making a run for it are being caught. Do the right thing and wait for the all clear. Come and cruise […]

Ocean Blue

Look at this!  26 degrees and the sky is clear. Perfect time to work on the boat to be ready for Spring and Summer.



From Monday August 10 we will be undertaking some major works on the hardstand and outside the Marina Office area. We ask that you limit activities in the space identified to avoid any problems. The area will be clearly marked and all safety precautions will bet taken. The major thing to keep in mind is […]


Please tell us where you have been

You may be aware that the Cruising Yacht Club in Sydney has reported two cases of Covid 19. We must ask all people visiting Yamba Marina to tell us if you have been in a Covid 19 hotspot in the past 14 days. We have had some customers not quite tell the truth about their […]