The Boating blog

Here you will find a wide variety of original boating articles specially developed for those who are as crazy about boating as we are! For all the latest boating news, reviews, how to guides and all things boating – follow the Natal Power Boats Boating Blog!

March 14, 2017

Deep Sea Fishing Essentials

DWith the South African summer coming to an end, the country prepares for cold weather snaps and indoor pursuits. Here in Kwazulu-Natal, with our sub-tropical climate, […]
February 13, 2017

What is a Good First Boat to Buy?

So, you’ve decided to splash out and buy your first boat. Whether you’re looking to take the family out on a late-afternoon river cruise, or you’ve […]
January 31, 2017

Round Up: Best Boat Shows 2017

Did you know that more than 87 million adults living in the United States participate in recreational boating each year? With over 20 international boat shows […]
December 14, 2016

Four Summer Fishing Tips for 2016

Summer is finally here in full force and if you’re anything like us, you’ve already dusted off your rods and reels in preparation for the lazy […]
November 23, 2016

The Power Guide to Ski Boat Safety

During the summer holidays, droves of people congregate at the coast and around dams to take advantage of the good weather and enjoy some swimming and […]
November 8, 2016

Learn How to Maintain Your Boat and Engine

Do you want to know more about maintaining your boat and engine? The top technician from Suzuki SA will be at the Durban Ski Boat Club […]
October 26, 2016

Best Apps for Boaters

Whether you’re an avid angler, sailor, windsurfer or social boater, the latest software apps are making boaters’ lives safer and easier. We’re talking apps that forecast […]
September 28, 2016

The Power Guide to Buying the Right Life Jacket

If you enjoy watersports and other water-based activities – deep-sea fishing, skiing, paddling, or tubing – never underestimate the importance of a life jacket! This essential […]
September 28, 2016

What Do I Need to Water Ski?

<p style=”text-align: justify;”>Waterskiing made its debut back in the 1920s, but it wasn’t until the 1970s that it gained widespread appeal. Today, both recreational and competitive […]
September 28, 2016

Power Guide to Buying a GPS for a Boat

Getting lost at sea, or running aground, is no joke; which is why professional seaman invest so much energy in learning how to navigate using not […]