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Discover what's on offer at SA's marina and yacht clubs
South Australian marinas and yacht clubs are planning a full day of predominantly free on-water and land based events on Sunday 12th October for people to experience the boating lifestyle first-hand and learn how easy it is to get involved.

Come inside and discover a huge variety of activities and demonstrations on offer at each participating location. A perfect family Sunday outing, all facilities will have food and refreshments available for sale plus local business are expected to join in the fun and ply their wares.

SA Marina Day, free public event, discover, boating, sailing, fishing, racing, food, fun, family friendly
SA Marina Day - a free public event on Sunday 12th October


Participating marinas have planned some feature events including facility tours (by walking and by boat) and demonstrations of impressive boat lifting and dry stacking facilities. There will also be demonstrations of sailing, fishing and yacht racing, safety tips, competitions, activities for kids, and much more.

SA Marina Day, free public event, discover, boating, sailing, fishing, racing, food, fun, family friendly
SA marinas and yacht clubs will welcome members of the public on SA Marina Day


Craig Evans, CEO of the Cruising Yacht Club of SA, said, "The industry is looking forward to introducing people to the fun and social benefits of boating in a safe and friendly way with activities planned for all ages. There will be opportunities to learn about boats, accessories and related equipment with walkthroughs and demonstrations on boat maintenance, boating safety and management, as well as the basic skills of sailing."

Participating marinas include:

Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia
Lady Gowrie Drive, North Haven

Royal SA Yacht Squadron
161 Oliver Rogers Road, Outer Harbor

Marina Adelaide
1-25 George Robertson Drive, Largs North

The Marina Hindmarsh Island
Randell Road, Hindmarsh Island

Cape Jaffa Anchorage
12 Boatview Place, Cape Jaffa

Others are expected to join in the lead up to the event.

SA Marina Day, free public event, discover, boating, sailing, fishing, racing, food, fun, family friendly
Events include walking tours, sailing demonstrations, boat displays, competitions and more


Generously supported by IC Frith & Associates Insurance Brokers, SA Marina Day is also open to existing or lapsed boaties to rediscover the joys of boating through new experiences and connecting with other enthusiasts.

SA Marina Day, free public event, discover, boating, sailing, fishing, racing, food, fun, family friendly
Discover what's behind the gates of SA's marina facilities and yacht clubs


For more information on events and the full list of participating marinas go to www.myboatinglife.com.au
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Why? A free family friendly event for SA residents to come inside marina and yacht club facilities and discover what's on offer
When: 10am to 3pm
Cost: Free
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