Category: Latest News

Announcing new Simrad RS20 VHF Marine Radio

April 28, 2017
Simrad is pleased to announce the new RS20, a Class D DSC Approved, NMEA 2000® compatible, VHF marine radio. The versatile RS20 is ideal for a variety of boats from small RIBs to larger cruisers, and

B and G sponsors Jon Sanders on Swan-Song voyage

October 20, 2016
B and G is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Australian yachtsman Jon Sanders on his 2016-2017 “Swang-Song” voyage, which will see the experienced sailor attempt his tenth circumnavigation of

Navico commences distribution of JL Audio in Australia and New Zealand

October 18, 2016
Navico, parent company to leading marine electronics brands Lowrance, Simrad, B&G and GoFree, has announced today its distribution agreement with JL Audio. From October 1st 2016 Navico Australia a

B and G Vulcan Chartplotter family gets bigger

September 29, 2016
B&G®, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to introduce the new Vulcan 9 sailing chartplotter – a large touchscreen chartplotter for coastal cruising a


September 20, 2016
Perfect for coastal cruisers and club racers the new Vulcan 9 feature-rich touchscreen sailing chartplotter includes radar, sonar and Wifi connectivity. B&G, the world’s leading sailing navig

Announcing the launch of the SIMRAD® GO9 XSE with radar capability

September 15, 2016
The Simrad® GO9 XSE is the latest addition to the popular GO Series systems. Packed full of features, it has intuitive, multi-touch controls that smartphone and tablet users will instantly find famil

Anchor Winch Maintenance

August 25, 2016
The poor old anchor winch up the front is conveniently  'out of sight out of mind'.  It spends the summer  working its guts out and in most cases has had several  lashings of salt water deposited

SIMRAD® sponsorship supports Australian Offshore Superboat Championship racers

July 21, 2016
Simrad® is proud to sponsor team SUV OFFSHORE RACING in this year’s Australian Offshore Superboat Championships. Experienced superboat racer Conn Saloumidis and daughter Taelah will be racing a cus

LOWRANCE® introduces network diagnostic software to increase service and support

June 30, 2016
Lowrance®, a world-leading brand in fishing electronics since 1957, recently announced the release of the Lowrance Network Analyzer and Service Assistant with integrated wireless diagnostics tools. A

Sailing La Vagabonde Chooses B and G

June 29, 2016
B&G is proud to have been chosen by Australian adventurers Sailing La Vagabonde to supply charting, sonar, autopilot, and instrumentation solutions for the pair’s 43-foot Beneteau Cyclades yacht