Enjoy the life of the rich and famous


That’s right, a cruise aboard the 45-foot custom-built Peroni catamaran will have you appreciating what the finer things in life offer. The Peroni catamaran has two forward cabins, a huge galley area for preparing snacks, two large well ventilated toilets and a huge canopy covered cockpit for up to 36 guests. All modern electronics and

Sep 21, 2016 / No Comments

Make sure you’re trained before heading to sea


Bartholomeu Dias called it the Cape of Storms for good reason. So if you are planning to spend time at sea it’s best to ensure that you are suitably qualified, and a great place to start is the Ocean Sailing Academy based in Langebaan. Established in 1979, Ocean Sailing Academy has grown into the largest

Sep 18, 2016 / No Comments

Stand Up Paddling, a perfect way to keep fit and enjoy the sea


Red paddle, one of the world’s leading brands of stand-up paddle boards – more commonly referred to as SUPs, will be on display and demonstration at this year’s Boat Show at the V&A Waterfront Marina. This is a great opportunity to get your feet wet and try a board out in the perfectly calm waters

Sep 15, 2016 / No Comments

Owning a luxury yacht is easier than you think


Long considered the sole domain of the rich and famous, owning a luxury yacht or motor cruiser is now substantially easier thanks to an innovative ownership scheme called shareboats. With price tags starting around R6.5million – that would buy you a new Princess V39 – traditional boat ownership can have high barriers to entry. Purchasing

Sep 08, 2016 / No Comments

Cape Town Boat Show consolidates at the V&A Waterfront


Cape Town Boat Show consolidates at the V&A Waterfront The Cape Town International Boat Show (CTIBS) will be held at one consolidated venue at the V&A Waterfront Marina North Wharf from 14 to 16 October 2016 with the largest ever on-water display of luxury yachts, catamarans and motor cruisers, and a 1 000m 2 dryland

Sep 02, 2016 / No Comments

Why exhibit at the Boat show?


You’ll reach consumers at the best time to make a sale—When they are looking! The show is a marine marketplace like no other—it draws avid boaters, fishermen and water sports enthusiast from all over the country. They come to shop—to compare products, discover what’s new and see products they’ve researched online in person. Exhibiting is

Mar 08, 2016 / No Comments

All at one venue


Its with great excitement that we would like to announce that the Cape Town International Boat Show will be held at its natural home, the V&A Waterfront, this year. For the first time we will be able to present the show under one roof. The benefits are enormous, being situated in the heart of South

Mar 08, 2016 / 1 Comment


Reports from exhibitors and visitors alike were positive with a number of boats being sold and show-goers pleased with the array of equipment and entertainment on display. Exhibitors at the V&A Waterfront section of the Show enjoyed three days of balmy weather and with it a good turnout of visitors. The in-water displays provided an

Feb 29, 2016 / No Comments