Boat Week in Port Stephens Nelson Bay (Tomaree Peninsula areas) by News Of The Area - Modern Media - October 11, 2016October 11, 2016 IT’S Maritimes Services Operation Boat Safe last week, 23 September – 3 October. Our beautiful area is known as a ‘Blue Water Paradise’ and as Summer approaches it’s time to get prepared for the boating season ahead. A little time invested in the pre-season may save your life. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or [email protected] Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE Expect to get stopped and checked here in the Bay during the ‘Boat Safe’ period. Authorities are urging people to take the time now to ensure that your vessel and safety equipment are in tip top condition for the upcoming boating season. Remember, if you look after your lifejacket, it will look after you. Always look for wear and tear on your lifejacket, ensure the air cartridge is hand tight and make sure the pull cord is ready for use. Enjoy your time on the water and stay safe!