Highly Recommended By:
“An excellent publication which condenses all of the relevant material needed to achieve safety by all means on the water.”
· AUSTRALIAN SAILING
· BOATING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION
· MARINE RESCUE NEW SOUTH WALES
· AUSTRALIAN VOLUNTEER COAST GUARD ASSOCIATION
The Sydney Morning Herald writes:
“Captain Dick Gandy is one of Australia’s most highly qualified and respected ocean-going master mariners. His books have become classic educational aids. They can be summed up in two words “SIMPLY OUTSTANDING”. As a TAFE teacher, Dick Gandy trained over four thousand recreational and commercial boating enthusiasts from all over Australia. In 2005 he was made an Honorary Commodore of the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Association.
SIXTH EDITION CHIEF EDITOR
David Hunter CSC, GAICD MPA, B.Sc, 27 years RAN, Commanding Officer and naval pilot, 14 years NSW Maritime, General Manager Boating Operations and Policy, now an independent maritime consultant.
SIXTH EDITION TECHNICAL EDITORS
Malcolm Goodfellow, Hugh Grantham, Kenn Batt, Robert McManamon, Andre Bezkorovainy, Sanjiv Bhatia, Ross Mitchell, Kendall Carter and Chris Ha.
TECHNICAL EDITORS IN PERPETUITY
Russell Vassey, Alan Barringham, Bill Ardus
Ross Carey, who designed the first edition cover back in 1996 and every cover since then, has created a very personal tribute design for this 6th edition. Dick would have loved it, and given it his tick of approval.