South Australia’s ‘Yelta’ Review May 2017 As part of South Australia’s History Week that runs throughout during April and May each year, we took a trip out on the historical ‘Yelta’ which is South Australia’s last workingRead more
South Australia, in the southern central part of Australia has some of the world-class coastal destinations, just waiting to be explored on your next adventure.
From the stunning Eyre Peninsula with it’s pristine beaches and famous Oysters to the Murray River and Riverland that offer incredible ways to explore amongst the majestic limestone cliffs.
South Australia has a range of ways to get on the water and see it’s beauty from a different perspective. With Whale Watching in Victor Harbour, fishing adventures across the whole state, unique snorkelling and diving experiences in the Gulf St. Vincent, swimming with dolphins in Glenelg and world-class surf reserves, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
There are a few different options for getting your boat licence in SA. Some are just theory, whereas there is also the option to get more practical. In comparison, it is much more straightforward toRead more
Applying through Service SA is probably the most straightforward and quickest way of getting your boat licence in South Australia. Or find out your nearest boat licence course here. If you’re not sure of the bestRead more
Yorke Peninsula, situated to the north-west and west of Adelaide, has some of the best South Australian coastlines and best water activities to go with it. Whether you are just here for the dayRead more
The Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia have a unique South Australian Powerboat licence course which offers a practical test to pass, instead of the usual theory. This may suit a lot of people who preferRead more
Each year, Adelaide has 2 major boat show events where you can attend a boat licence training session, then sit the test to gain your licence. They are: The SA Boating & Fishing Show – heldRead more
Adelaide has some of the best boat trips and water activities in South Australia to get you out on the water and have some great family fun. Here is a list of the top thingsRead more
Throughout the year, regional communities and shows host their own Regional Boat Licence Sessions across South Australia. Often advertised on Gumtree, Facebook or local papers, it’s great to see regional areas coming together. With theRead more
The Australian Volunteer Coast Guard plays a vital role for safety at sea and provides rescues from sinking vessels, vessels that have gone aground, towing for vessels with flat batteries and mechanical issues, to moreRead more
The SA Sea Rescue Squadron, based at the Adelaide Shores boat ramp, West Beach, is part of the Volunteer Marine Rescue (VMR) Group which was set up over 50 years ago. The Squadron is committedRead more