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Welcome back to BDmag Online!

Welcome back to BDmag Online! As a PR Consultant and former freelance writer for the magazine, I’ve felt a real gap in the market since BDmag ceased publication in December 2018, and from the positive response I’ve received since sharing my goal of relaunching an online version, it seems many of you have missed it […]

CATCH’N’RELEASE – THE SMART ANCHOR RETRIEVAL SYSTEM SAVING OUR REEF

The Catch’N’Release Anchor Retrieval System could spell the end of stuck anchors  forever. Sound too good to be true? It’s not. Cairns Duo, Margaret and Peter Powell, came up with the idea when they ran into trouble on the reef. A stuck anchor broke the bow sprit and almost sent Margaret overboard. Knowing that anchors were […]

JCU’s Aquaculture Project Makes A Splash

MUSEUM OF UNDERWATER ART TO BOOST TOWNSVILLE TOURISM

Forget Ariel and her band of chirpy sea animals – Townsville could soon create its own magical, marine world if plans for the Museum of Underwater Art (MOUA) go ahead. World-renowned artist, Jason DeCaires Taylor, will be responsible for creating the sculptures and hopes to create underwater museums at four locations: The Strand, Magnetic Island, Palm […]

POINT OF SAIL: Race Week Adding Boom To The Region