The Boating Industry Association of Victoria is the peak body for the marine sector. It represents an industry worth $4.5 Billion dollars to the Victorian economy and provides over 17,700 FTE jobs.

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Protect your marine business from risks and exposures

BB_190815Join fellow BIAV members and the industry as we get together for another BIAV Breakfast Briefing on Wednesday, 19th August, 2015 at The Water Rat Hotel in South Melbourne.

Our feature  presentation this meeting will be on Management Liability and Cyber Risks.  Whether you run a small, medium or large marine business, these are two very important considerations to take into account when protecting against the risks and exposures of running a business.  Cybercrime alone costs the Australian economy $1 billion annually.  Not only that, cybercrime risks was ranked in the top 5 risks faced by Australian businesses in 2014.  Be informed on how you can fully protect your business, don’t miss out on this presentation!

In addition you will hear about the latest updates from your association and the industry with a briefing from BIAV President Paul Benjamin and CEO Steve Potts.  Add to that, the opportunity to network with fellow members of the association and industry.

We look forward to seeing you there!  Register now and find out more..

Melbourne Boat Show Solidifies its Status as a Premier Boating Event

2015MBS_Overview1After four days, the Melbourne Boat Show has concluded on a high note with record attendance and plenty of positive feedback from exhibitors and visitors alike, cementing its status as the premier boating event in Victoria.

This year’s Show saw over 29,179 visitors pass through the gates of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, over four days from June 12 to 15, 2015.  In addition to this, over 130 exhibitors participated in the event including boat brokers and retailers, chandleries, boating and fishing tackle and accessories, boat trailer manufacturers, personal watercraft retailers and more.  Read more…

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