Victoria Harbour Boat Show

The Victoria Harbour Boat Show takes place at the Inner Harbour in Victoria from Thursday, April 19 to Sunday, April 22, 2012.

For more information, visit Victoria Harbour Boat Show

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Fruit-Veggie Tray for Boating Snacks

A fruit and veggie tray can be turned into a rainbow for an interesting boating snack for the crew.

Fruit Veggie Tray for Boating Snacks There are so many possibilities with putting this tray together. You can do all 7 colors of the rainbow or just 5 or 6, it’s completely up to you. Continue reading

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Family Boating – Using a Dinghy

A dinghy, inflatable or rigid hulled, may be what your family needs to enjoy boating.

We have used an inflatable dinghy when spending time at lakes. Continue reading

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the word phrase that means the conversation is ended and no response is expected

When using the Marine VHF radio, there are specific phrases which are used to insure clear communications.

Despite what you may have heard on numerous TV shows, I am remembering “Dragnet” with Sgt. Joe Friday, the phrase “Over and Out” is never used.

“Over” means I have finished speaking and I expect a response from you.

“Out”  means the conversation is ended and no response is expected.

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Boat Types – Choosing a Boat For Your Family

Boat Types

Boating is a fun way to connect with each other, enjoy scenery, wildlife, and have a relaxing family time.

When introducing your family to boating, Continue reading

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