Boat Shows and Exhibitions
Walcon Marine can help you to create a Boat Show or on water exhibition like no other. Let you imagination and our expertise create and build an unforgettable on water experience that will impress and captivate. Walcon Marine draws on its substantial maritime history and expertise to provide our clients with solutions to many on water challenges.
Our knowledge and experience in providing temporary floating platforms for Boat shows and Exhibitions enables Walcon marine to provide you with a number of variations and configurations of floating platforms from our extensive stocks of hire pontoons which are available in all states and territories. They can be transported to any location around Australia and installed for short or long term use.
Cockle Bay Darling Harbour NSW
Each year Walcon Marine Australasia constructs under contract a large 220 – 350 berth temporary marina for the BIA of NSW that includes gangways, walkways, berthing fingers and platforms that house exhibitor offices, motor vehicle displays and a host of other exhibitor products.
This temporary marina includes all the standard facilities found on modern floating marinas including power and water services, fire services as well as temporary piling. Walcon constructs delivers and installs the project as well as the dismantling and removal at show end in a turnaround time of approximately 10 weeks. Current Works – July/August 2014, contracted until 2020.
Walcon Marine Australasia had the pleasure of working on The Sanctuary Cove International Boat show for 12 years running from 2001 up to the 2013.
The annual four-day event is staged at Sanctuary Cove on Queensland’s Gold Coast, a 1-hour drive South of Brisbane.
Over 300 exhibitors
500 boats on display on water and on land
For over two decades the show has attracted quality buyer and marine industry executives from around the world including China, Korea, the US and New Zealand– bringing millions of dollars of business for exhibitors.
The Club Marine Mandurah Boat Show is the third largest boat show in Australia, and the largest show of its kind in Western Australia. Held at Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club, Mandurah Ocean Marina, Breakwater Parade Mandurah, the Show welcomes around 20,000 visitors across the three days.
Walcon Marine had the pleasure of assisting Premiere Events in 2013 with pontoon hire and installation for the Club Marine show. Boating and fishing enthusiasts enjoy the world’s best boating products in one massive outdoor show at a pristine location. The Club Marine Mandurah Boat Show showcases the best that WA has to offer. Non-stop entertainment and attractions, and a diversity of information, demonstrations and activities on all aspects of our boating lifestyle pursuits will be presented.
From cooking demonstrations, fashion parades and product reviews on the Club Marine Lifestyle Stage; to yachting info, kayaking demos, jet ski and water skiing, and “how to go boating” demonstrations on the water; to live fishing demonstrations, tips and travel info on the Western Angler Super Fishing stage. Exciting special guests and activities for the whole family round off the Show.
Walcon Marine had the pleasure of working with the Boating Industry of Melbourne on the Melbourne Boat show for 2 years in a row in 2008 and 2009. Providing over 700sqms of floating pontoons and accessories for the show.
Between 2007 and 2011 Walcon Marine supplied hire pontoon equipment for various Boat Show and Exhibition events including
- Fremantle Boating Festival – Fremantle, Western Australia 2007
- Gold Coast Boat Show – Gold Coast 2007
- Summer Boating Festival – Perth, Western Australia 2008
- Fremantle Boat Festival – Fremantle, Western Australia 2008, 2009 & 2011
- Mandurah Boat show – Mandurah, Western Australia 2014