A tropical cyclone has hit Australia's Queensland coast, just 60 miles north of the major yachting centre of Cairns.
March 31 - April 2, 2006
Search and Rescue attempt for man who left his bicycle on ferry
Londoner Roz Savage, 37, finishes the Atlantic Rowing Race after 103 days alone at sea.
June 9-11 2006
PBO are offering readers the chance to save up to £2 on tickets for Europe's biggest boat jumble
The team of explorers ambushed in Uganda have returned to the Nile to continue their ascent by boat
Sailability awards at the London Dinghy Show
16-18 June 2006
Disastrous day for Red Funnel as ferry crashes in Southampton
UK sailmaker Sobstad UK has been purchased by the Elvström Sobstad Group,
A report into the sinking of a US water taxi has revealed the American Coast Guard failed to account for the rise in weight of modern-day passengers.
Small cliff-top hut with views of the 2012 Olympic sailing races on the market for £60,000.
Curiosity gets the cat: 'Stowaway' tabby's 500-mile voyage
Marine photographer Philip Plisson showcases his work in London
Over 11,000 new marina berths needed in next 10 years, say British Waterways
Five fishermen have been rescued from their liferaft after their boat caught fire off the County Down coast.
Entries are now being taken for the cross-Channel Royal Escape Race from Shoreham to Fécamp
Fewer people were rescued in 2005 according to the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.
Olympic gold medallist Shirley Robertson is due to give birth in July to twins.