Safe Boat Launching

Launching a boat at a boat ramp can be very easy if you are shown how, but if you don’t know what to do and go about it the wrong way it can be a nightmare. From the Brownies Coastwatch vault this video has tips from very experienced offshore angler John Palermo on how to simply and calmly put your boat in the water.
If you follow the steps for launching shown you will take a lot of the tension out of going boating.

John Palermo runs offshore fishing charters and advises on marine electronics for offshore fishing.

Another safety tip from Boat and Jetski Licence Noosa Sunshine Coast, servicing areas including Caloundra and Maroochydore right through to Gympie.