PREPARED: Bay City Marine dealer principal Scott Cleaver discusses On-Water Weekend plans with the Boat Club’s Ed Gibson and George Duck.
PREPARED: Bay City Marine dealer principal Scott Cleaver discusses On-Water Weekend plans with the Boat Club’s Ed Gibson and George Duck. Lizzie Macaulay

Boat show to make splash

ANTICIPATION is building for Bay City Marine's inaugural On-Water Weekend at the Boat Club today and tomorrow.

With requests coming in for a huge range of boats and marine technology, there has never been a better opportunity to see these exceptional products in action.

Revellers will have the chance to ride in the best Quintrex and Savage Fibreglass have to offer, powered by Honda and Mercury.

The latest in marine technology will also make an appearance with two Xi5 Motorguide electric motors linked up to Lowrance HDS units.

Of particular interest will be Bay City Marine's very own custom centre console, the Quintrex 6m "Fishseeker".

Created to suit the Fraser Coast conditions, the craft boasts a Mercury 75hp 4 stroke outboard, a Mercury VesselView 7 display, Hydraulic steering, a 70 litre underfloor fuel tank, a Lowrance HDS 12 Gen 2 Touch with an 80lb Xi5 GPS Motorguide integrated into the HDS system, a full aluminium trailer height-adjustable T-Top canopy, a custom heavy duty centre console, a large casting deck and huge underfloor storage.

The boat handles exceptionally well in the calm and open water and is designed to fish multiple people in comfort with its massive open deck.

The design gives you 360 degrees of uninterrupted fishing - perfect for casting lures and fishing the waters of the Fraser Coast.

While you're there, the rest of the extensive range, hand selected for Fraser Coast boaties, cannot be overlooked.

Available to test and purchase will be a Quintrex 420 Busta with a 30hp Honda, a Quintrex 390 Explorer with a 20hp Honda, a Quintrex 690 Trident with 250hp Honda, a Savage Fibreglass 655 Savage HT with a 200hp Honda, a Quintrex 430 Fishabout with a 50hp Mercury, a Quintrex 460 Renegade with a 60hp Honda, a Quintrex 560 Freedom Sport (Bowrider) with a 90hp Honda and a 4.8 Bluefin Bushranger Centre Console with a 60hp Mercury.

With great finance deals available, and all demo models priced to clear, this unique event is a massive opportunity for boating enthusiasts to make their next dream purchase.

To join dealer principal Scott Cleaver and the team, simply enter via the Boat Club between 9am and 4pm both Saturday and Sunday, and follow the directions to the Marlin Marina - it's a weekend not to miss!



Euthanasia meeting coming to Hervey Bay

Euthanasia meeting coming to Hervey Bay

It comes on the back of a meeting in Bundaberg.

Hervey Bay teachers set to take strike action

Hervey Bay teachers set to take strike action

But a spokesman from Carinity denied that staff were facing cuts.

Roses stolen from grave hours after funeral

Roses stolen from grave hours after funeral

It has been five days since Mike Aherne buried his son Carl

Local Partners