Protect your assets with Mercury 1st Mate

August 26, 2021
26 August 2021 — On average, each year at least 23 people drown as a result of boating accidents in Australia, and 20 people in New Zealand* - with the key demographic being males aged 50-75. Whi

Protect your assets with Mercury 1st Mate

26 August 2021 — On average, each year at least 23 people drown as a result of boating accidents in Australia, and 20 people in New Zealand* - with the key demographic being males aged 50-75. Whi

Boat safety: a review of common boating incidents in 2020

August 14, 2021
Every year, Maritime Safety Queensland publishes a report on marine incidents statistics and their causes. Their most recent report, Marine Incidents in Queensland 2020, has some arresting insights i

SeaPro Powers Ultimate Charters

August 13, 2021
9 AUGUST 2021  - Ultimate Charters’ fleet of four boats is clocking at least 6,000 hours a year. So, when it came to choosing engines for two brand-new boats to add to the fleet - it wasn’t a

Mercury SeaPro engines power Sea Cleaners

August 2, 2021
28 JULY 2021 — One of the greatest threats to marine ecology is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a 1.6 million km2 collection of over 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic in the North Pacific Ocean.  

Mercury Outboard gives Kirra SLSC the winning edge

July 22, 2021
20 July 2021 — Rough surf, treacherous currents and big waves. These are the punishing conditions that the current Australian IRB Champions at Kirra Surf Life Saving Club must battle with at every c

MERCURY ACADEMY THE FUTURE OF THE MARINE INDUSTRY

June 15, 2021
The Mercury Academy is operating out of Victoria in partnership with Head Start to educate interested students with a Certificate III in Marine Mechanical Technology. Mercury Academy apprentice Dimit

Aluminium bowrider review: the Horizon SeaBreeze

May 10, 2021
Choosing a boat for many of us means making compromises. Are you after a serious fishing boat, or a leisure craft for the children, grandparents and everyone in between? Do you want to gently cruise t

Luxury Performance: Mercury releases 600HP V12 Verado Outboard

Mercury Marine has the boating industry’s attention once again with the release of their all-new, trend-setting, and class-redefining V12 600hp Verado outboard motor. (That’s a lot of compound adj

Brisbane dams and lakes suitable for powerboats

February 27, 2021
Which dams near Brisbane allow powerboats? Deep clean water, less traffic, ideal conditions, lakeside picnics, and stocked with fish - Brisbane dams sure do have a lot to offer. Oh, and don’t forge