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Soak up the Expo excitement at the new Island Bar

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Soak up the Expo excitement at the new Island Bar

Expo visitors will be able to celebrate in style, surrounded by beautiful yachts and boats, with the welcome addition of a new Island Bar to the huge range of refreshment and entertainment choices at ‘the boat show with so much more’. The Island Bar all thanks to GC Marine and DBM– will offer a full suite of boutique beers, wines, spirits and cocktails – complements the Expo’s wide range of waterfront restaurant dining destinations and cosmopolitan cuisine. Boasting 360-degree views of the massive on-water showcase of luxurious power and...

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Come to Expo by pirate ship and experience Maranoa magic

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Come to Expo by pirate ship and experience Maranoa magic

Expo visitors can travel to the boat show with so much more in style with confirmation this week that the Maranoa will operate a shuttle transfer service direct from Marina Mirage on each of the Expo’s four fantastic days. The return trip departs at 7am daily and includes a champagne breakfast, arriving at The Boat Works marina between 8.30am and 9am, depending on the tide. Drinks and snacks are available for the return trip, which departs The Boat Works at 5pm Thursday-Saturday and 4pm on Sunday, arriving back at Marina Mirage 1-2 hours...

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Expo boosts the fun factor

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Expo boosts the fun factor

You’ll be on the edge of your seat next week with Expo turning up the Fun Factor for an exhilarating and incredible on-water experience. This week ‘the boat show with so much more’ welcomes the addition of a Jet Ski Stunt Show to its action-packed program, complementing all the thrills and excitement at our exclusive on-water demonstration zone.   Some of the world’s best jet ski stunt performers will execute amazing antics, including backflips, barrel rolls and combinations of stunts in this fast-paced show. These guys are professionals...

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More international boating brands raft up at Expo

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More international boating brands raft up at Expo

Expo has just announced the exclusive Australian launch of the new Haber Yachts 660C4 – the first boat show foray into the Australian market from this exceptional European custom boat-builder. The 22ft Haber 660C4 will be showcased by Haber Yachts Australia, the new and exclusive Australian dealer for the Polish manufacturer of bespoke motor boats, sailing yachts, houseboats and wooden yachts. Australian dealer Tadeusz Kornacki said Haber Yachts has been building custom vessels since 1991. “Our yachts have been designed for those with an...

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Expo marketing launches giant spinnaker

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Expo marketing launches giant spinnaker

Expo’s marketing momentum certainly has wind in its sails this week, with radio promotions adding to the daily national exposure that is reaching out to millions of Australians and building the excitement as we count down to ‘the boat show with so much more’. The Gold Coast’s No.1 radio station, 102.9FM Hot Tomato, this week began its radio blitz, which includes a novel “Toss your tackle in the Tinnie” competition, commercials, regular announcer promotional pieces and also through the station’s MyGC.com website, reaching out to over 87,000...

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More luxury brands enhance the 2015 Expo X-factor

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More luxury brands enhance the 2015 Expo X-factor

Two more of the world’s leading luxury boating brands have joined the still growing list of impressive on-water exhibits for the forthcoming Gold Coast International Marine Expo. Respected motor yacht marques Beneteau and Marlow have both this week confirmed their support for ‘Australia’s new paradigm of boat show’ at the Gold Coast Marine Precinct from 21-24 May 2015. “It’s been the busiest week of the year with record numbers of exhibitor enquiries and bookings received last Friday,” said Event & Marketing Manager Emma Milne. “This...

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Expo creates additional FREE car-parking at the gates

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Expo creates additional FREE car-parking at the gates

Gold Coast International Marine Expo has just created a further 300 FREE new car-parking spaces at its massive event site at Waterway Drive, Coomera, and will now be able to cater for over 2300 vehicles right at the gates on each of its four fantastic days (21-24 May 2015). Seamlessly linking the FREE car-parking and Expo’s 5 key event sites will be FREE courtesy buses running the length of Waterway Drive, while visitors can also enjoy FREE live entertainment onboard the FREE licensed ferry cruising between the Expo’s 3 marinas and waterfront...

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Latest attraction announced for massive Marine Expo

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Latest attraction announced for massive Marine Expo

An historic rescue boat that probably deserves a bravery medal – having been involved in the rescue of scores of souls stricken in heavy seas – will form part of an informative and fun-filled program for the forthcoming Gold Coast International Marine Expo (21-24 May 2015). The 1969-built Sea Guardian is perhaps best known in Australia for battling huge seas to rescue yachts and their crews caught in the sometimes challenging east coast offshore conditions. In 2007 the Sea Guardian again rescued stricken Sydney-Hobart yachts caught in strong...

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