News, Events & Reviews

Leigh Fishing Competition

This year the annual Leigh Family Fishing Contest is back to raise money for the vital Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service and other local causes.

Hillarys Boat Dive & Fishing Show

A world class Boat, Dive & Fishing Show plus the excitement of spending the day at Hillarys Boat Harbour.Showcasing the best that WA has to offer with non-stop entertainment, attractions, and a diversity of information, demonstrations and activities on all things boating, diving & fishing.

Sydney Trailer Boat & Outdoor Leisure Show

The very popular Nautilus Marine Insurance Entertainment Stage will be back in 2015 featuring a mix of knowledgeable and entertaining guest speakers. Kids can also take the opportunity to pop into the Kids Zone for a whole lot of fun and activities.

Brisbane Tackle & Tinnie Show

The Brisbane Tinnie and Tackle Show and Explore Australia Expo – brings together the elite of the outdoor industries and a diversity of overlapping communities, all with a thirst for adventure from March 6-8 at Manly Boat Harbour, Brisbane.

Surtees 5.5 Workmate Hardtop Review – Australia's Greatest Boats

Review of the Surtees 5.5 Workmate Hardtop. See how the Surtees punches well above its weight.

2015 Boat Shows & Events


Surtees 10th Annual Fishing Competition

Saturday 18th - 19th April 2015

Surtees up for grabs at Beach and Boat

Surtees Boats are pleased to continue their support of the Century Batteries Beach and Boat Fishing Competition. There are two amazing Surtees 4.85 Workmate and Honda boat prizes up for grabs so get your entries in quick.

The Fishing & Adventure 6.7 ready for Tauranga!

The Fishing & Adventure 6.7 Game Fisher is ready to go at the Tauranga Boat Expo today!

New Surtees 8.5 on the cover of Trade A Boat NZ

The new Surtees Boats 8.5 made the cover of Trade A Boat NZ...good stuff! Grab a copy for the full review. The latest issue is out now! Take a quick look at what's inside this month's issue:

Video: Surtees 8.5 Wide Body Trade A Boat Review

Trade A Boat recently put the new Surtees 8.5 Game Fisher Widebody through its paces. Check out the video to see how she runs.

Surtees Photo Competition

Thanks to all those who entered the Surtees Photo Competition. We had so many amazing photos sent in that it made choosing just one winner very difficult so we decided to choose three instead - best catch, best boat and best family photo. Congratulations to Cam, Mark and John.

Surtees Trailer Guard

Check out this mean green fishing machine. The trailer guard is great for those wanting to help protect their paintwork from stone chips.

A day on the water with Northside Marine

R & D doesn't get much better than this!! A day out trolling with Tia on the exceptional Surtees 6.7 Gamefisher!! Huge back deck, awesome ride, and the Yamaha F200G make this package stand out in a crowd.

Tips on jigging from the Bayfisher 5.8 GF

Here it is! The long-fall slow-pitch technique video from New Zealand's pioneer and foremost expert and NZ Bay Fisher staffer Paul Chen. Watch as he show’s me how it’s done. We (Paul) have been writing about this for the last few years, importing our own jigs from Japan.