Safety education trailer parks up at Boat Show

28 June 2017

MSV at 2017 Boat Show 

MSV enjoyed a busy four days at the Melbourne Boat Show in June.

The most common query was regarding the service requirements for inflatable lifejackets. Be aware of your lifejacket manufacturer's service recommendations and check out our regular self check guide at wearalifejacket.vic.gov.au.

Trip preparation was another popular topic of discussion. Some important things to consider before you next head out are: checking the weather forecast; checking your boat's battery and fuel lines; ensuring your safety gear is in date; and letting someone know where you're going, and when you'll be returning.

Read more about trip preparation.