July 24, 2013

Boat Show - Sydney 2013 Preview

The 2013 Sydney International Boat Show swings into action over five exciting days, August 1 to 5.  This will mark the 25th occasion the Australian boating industry has unveiled its finest products to boating and outdoors enthusiasts from across Australia and an admiring world. As has been well documented, the world-renowned exhibition is now facing a major change with plans revealed for a massive re-development of the popular site.  Show visitors for the next three years will find the Sydney International Boat Show being staged across two locations; a purpose-built, temporary facility at Glebe Island will house the exhibits previously displayed within the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre and the floating marina in Cockle Bay, always a major component of the show which stays in its present location. The NSW Government has announced that Darling Harbour will be redeveloped during 2014, 2015 & 2016 to include a revitalised and modernised exhibition centre, ensuring that Sydney and the exhibition facilities remain up there with the best in the world. This years Sydney boat show apart its usual international global exposure brings the usual World first presentations from know down under builders; Maritimo M58 and S50, and Riviera showing its much awaited new 50 Enclosed Flybridge model.