Life’s better on the water…

We are firm believers that — with our hectic lifestyles — it’s important to take the time to get out, explore the world and experience new and exciting things — or reconnect with the things we love. And, frankly, being outside — particularly on the water — is good for the soul!

Here are some experiences from our happy hirers ­— we hope it inspires your next adventure.

P.S. Got pics to share? Send them to boating@townsvilleboathire.com.au.

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Did you know we also do commercial work? Our pontoon boat is popular as it offers a stable platform to carry out work duties, plus there’s plenty of space to store gear. And it can deliver you straight to site - no need for wet feet! 🙌😜 ...

Did you know we also do commercial work? Our pontoon boat is popular as it offers a stable platform to carry out work duties, plus there’s plenty of space to store gear. And it can deliver you straight to site - no need for wet feet! 🙌😜

It may be windy; but not too windy for crab!! 🦀👏Heading into the creeks is just magic this time of year 😍☀️ ...

From this weekend, general boating is allowed once again as restrictions ease 🙌 Give us a call if you feel overdue an adventure! 🏝🌅☀️🦀
P.s. there are still conditions that need to be followed around social distancing and who you can go with - see here: statements.qld.gov.au/Statement/2020/4/26/covid-restrictions-ease
#Lifesbetteronthewater
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For those with a Lowrance GPS - here’s a handy short video to explain how Marine Park zoning is shown on the unit 👍 ...

Hey boaties: A good reminder to make sure you know the GBR zoning rules before you head out. Zoning maps are available on smartphones now via Eye on the Reef app - it can be downloaded free from the App or Google Play stores (and works outside of mobile range to show what zone you're in and the rules) 👍🐠🏝Recent spike in Great Barrier Reef zoning offences
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Despite issuing a pre-Easter warning, there was a high volume and array of illegal activity threatening the health of the Reef, and the communities dependent on it, over the recent long weekend. At least 39 illegal activities across the Marine Park, with data still to come in. Read the full story: bit.ly/2yinQSC
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📌 Seaforth, Newry Islands
📷 Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
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Hey boaties: A good reminder to make sure you know the GBR zoning rules before you head out. Zoning maps are available on smartphones now via Eye on the Reef app - it can be downloaded free from the App or Google Play stores (and works outside of mobile range to show what zone youre in and the rules) 👍🐠🏝
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