The sale of this business includes the Apollo Maxi Yacht, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) permit and National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) permit.

Mackay is a growing marine hub with excellent marina facilities and ideal location, at the southern gateway to the Whitsundays.

Tickets are inexpensive and the function is planned to allow businesses to return to their stands well before show opening.

Dee Caffari, Stan Honey, Andy Hunt and Alex Thomson Racing CEO, Stewart Hosford, are confirmed as participants.

Five high-profile speakers will enthrall the audience with tales of water-borne adventure.

"The acquisition of Fraser is significant for MarineMax as it dramatically increases our presence and strength in the strategically important superyacht category."

The Polish Investment and Trade Agency will organize a Polish national stand to showcase the country's yacht and boating products and expertise.

In the month since the policy launch, 33 marinas have signed the pledge and are communicating this commitment to their customers and local communities.

The show is expected to attract 8,000 visitors from Melbourne and regional Victoria from a cross section of boaters, water sport enthusiasts, fishers, skiers, wake boarders, paddlers, house boat lovers and lifestyle enthusiasts.

The new owners say they have ‘real people’ available at the end of a telephone line to assist with any queries about the products and how to use them properly.

Fishing masterclasses, adventurer presentations and on water equipment demonstrations are just a few of the many activities included with the entry ticket.

The first of its kind in New Zealand, the Out-Of-Water Boat Show provides an extremely affordable and effective means for clients to successfully sell their multihull with rates at half the price of a regular marina berth.

The display will include the Australian debut of a 30-foot boat as well as BSA's most popular model, the Riviera M400 sports cruiser, a Riviera 5000 Series II and 5800 Sport Yacht and Sunseeker 55 and 63 motor yachts.

With the increase in the growth of marine tourism and water activities, the demand for new boats is expected to rise, which in turn, fuels the sale of boat trailers.