From January 26-28, Victoria's Geelong foreshore will be transformed into a carnival of sailing, with the waterfront festival drawing vast crowds to enjoy the festivities and sailing. (Pic Salty Dingo)
In this Club Marine TV video Al McGlashan highlights some areas of boating risk including the human factor. Being aware of the situation around you, clear decision making and good communication are key areas to focus on when reducing risk.
One of the key rules of boating is to keep a proper lookout. In this Club Marine TV video Al gives some invaluable tips on how to maximise your visibility and maintain a safe speed. He also identifies some important cardinal markers and isolated hazards.