Beach N' Bay report - this weekend
- EPISODE 119 -
Talk about the lucky country.....
Where else in the world do you get two public holidays, yes a couple of days off work for sporting events? Right here in Melbourne is the place, the world's most liveable city is right... Us Victorians are getting this Friday off work for a footy match, and next month we are getting another day off for a horse race. You gotta love Melbourne!
By the way, daylight savings starts this Sunday at 2am, don't forget to put your clocks forward one hour. And you'll need to add one hour to your tide charts as well.
This long weekend's Beach N' Bay Report is proudly presented by St Kilda Boat Sales and our very own 'The Boat Guy' Darren Finkelstein for the waters of Port Phillip for the weekend of 3-4 October Sept 2015.
Watch this weekend's Beach N' Bay Report to hear what's on and where to go boating on Port Phillip this weekend.
Reminder to listen to Darren as he broadcasts <live> his weekly Beach N' Bay reports on radio 3AW, three times every Saturday and Sunday from December to March each year.
Enjoy our weekly boating forecast, we'll catch you this time next week.
Safe Boating Always!
Over N' Out
Darren and Andrew
We're really excited to announce that on January 4 2016, we're opening our new Boat Sales and Chandlery office at Wyndham Harbour.
Stay tuned for more details.
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All weather information given by The Boat-Guy has been sourced directly from Bureau of Meteorology with good intentions, so blame them if it's wrong. Seriously, weather and boating forecasts do change and sometimes without notice. Always check the current forecast in full, before you go!
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We have Web Cams located high on top of the lighthouse at St Kilda Marina for uninterupted views of the top end of Port Phillip and coming online soon is BONUS <live> feed from the new Web Cam installed at Wyndham Harbour which covers the new marina contrsuction and the northwestern shores of Port Phillip. View Now >>
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What's the tide doing?
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Our <live> data feeds are from the Bureau of Meterology so they are accurate.
Below is a selection of weather data and boating forecasts, direclty from the Bureau of Meteloology;
Port Phillip & Western Port Bays Boating forecast
Melbourne: City & Suburbs forecast - 4 day
Tide Times Victoria
Victorian Weather Radar – 128km
Victorian Weather Radar – 256km
Mt Buller: Snow Forecast & Predictions
Melbourne's Wild Weather - Our special report
Melbourne's WILD weather. High wides and a tidal surge on 24th June 2014 makes things really hairy down here.... Watch our videos and read our report
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FishNet - Weekly Report for all regions incl: Victoria & NSW
FNQ - Weekly status report on game fishing activity around Cairns region
Fish Victoria - Victoria's No 1 fishing website and forum
Compleat Angler - For all your fishnig tackle & equipment and expert advice.
We love the season opener. Here's a ripper Snapper - location a secret.
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Pacific - International
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