• Australia's Gold Coast is calling

    Posted on May 12, 2017

    At the beginning of the year the global leisure boat market was set to experience favourable growth driven by factors such as increasing urban population, decreasing fuel prices, and global economic development. Further, the scope of growth read more...
  • What will 2017 bring?

    Posted on Jan 23, 2017

    With the first month of 2017 already nearly over, we have witnessed many headline events so far. Whilst Europe is experiencing a big freeze, there is a heatwave on the other side of the world. We have seen earth quakes, avalanches and viole read more...
  • IFBSO/ICOMIA Congress 2016

    Posted on Jun 14, 2016

    IFBSO, the International Federation of Boat Show Organisers, enjoyed a very lively and successful congress which culminated in a splendid gala dinner on the last evening in Duino Castle overlooking the Gulf of Trieste. Held annually in conj read more...
  • Let the shows begin: A closer look into boat shows

    Posted on May 02, 2016

    This story is published in print and online by BOAT GOLD COAST MAGAZINE. *BOAT GOLD COAST is a lifestyle magazine focused around boating on the Gold Coast, Australia’s boat manufacturing hub. Our aim is to promote boating culture read more...
  • Boat people

    Posted on Oct 06, 2015

    Boats are in the news a lot at the moment, sadly for all the wrong reasons! We currently live in troubled times and it is impossible to ignore the plight of millions of people who had to flee their home and are on the move, many of them ent read more...

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ICOMIA/IFBSO 2018 Congress Berlin

22th June 2018

The 2018 ICOMIA/IFBSO Congress ended on a high note with a festive gala evening in a stunning setting at the historic home of the Lake Wannsee sailing club after an intense programme of meetings, presentations, workshops and social events i...
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Blue Planet

7th March 2018

Surely there cannot be many people who are not aware of the catastrophic amount of plastic present in the world’s oceans. It coagulates into great floating rubbish patches that cover large areas of the oceans, washes up on islands and...
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