MarineBusiness-World.com
 
 
News Home FishingBoating Photo Gallery Australian Cruising Sail-World Australia

 

Sail-World.com : Runaway Bay Marina an Accredited Clean Marina

Runaway Bay Marina an Accredited Clean Marina

'Ideally positioned on the northern end of the Gold Coast, Runaway Bay Marina has achieved top industry standards.'    MIAA
Runaway Bay Marina was today presented with accreditation as the highest level Clean Marina by the Hon. Peta-Kaye Croft, State member for Broadwater.

The Clean Marinas Australia Program is a national initiative that encourages environmental compliance and the use of best management practices for the marina industries. The Program is administered by the Marina Industries Association of Australia (MIAA) and is supported by all state governments in Australia.

The Hon. Peta Kaye Croft MP for Broadwater and the Runaway Bay Marina team. -  MIAA   Click Here to view large photo



To achieve and maintain Clean Marinas status Runaway Bay was recently audited by an environmental auditor, independent of MIAA. The auditor assessed seven general operation areas such as fueling facilities and workshops and 123 specific items such as pump out facilities, training in emergency procedures and oil storage.

In presenting the Clean Marinas flag to the Runaway Bay Marina manager Mike Harvey the Hon. Peta-Kaye Croft said it was pleasing to see industry implementing programs to support a cleaner environment. 'I am passionate about the environment and Runaway Bay Marina and the MIAA are to be congratulated on implementing this program,' she said.

MIAA Executive Officer Mr Colin Bransgrove confirmed that the audit of Runaway Bay Marina gave the marina a very high rating. 'The auditor commented that the marina has a very detailed environmental policy in place and a thorough operational management plan including emergency procedures for all contingencies,' he noted.

Runaway Bay Marina has vessel capacity for over 180 water berths and capacity for 260 vessels in dry storage.

Clean Marina presentation. -  MIAA   Click Here to view large photo



For further information contact Colin Bransgrove, Executive Officer, MIAA. Tel: 0434 018 010 colin(at)marinas.net.au or Mike Harvey Runaway Bay Marina. Tel: 0412 553 450.




by MIAA

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.marinebusiness-world.com/index.cfm?nid=50557

9:42 AM Fri 7 Nov 2008 GMT






Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


Marine Business News

























UK superyacht industry on the rise by British Marine Federation,


















Predictwind helps you pick the best time to depart by Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com/nz,
























Sydney Harbour welcomes premium boat storage
Sunseeker boss Stewart McIntyre abruptly leaves luxury yacht builder
One week to go until the 2014 Sydney International Boat Show
Costa Concordia - the $2.25 billion salvage operation ready to begin
Launching at Sydney Boat Show - the all new Falcon 300HT-360 HT range
Volvo Penta reveals keel cooling option for diesel engines
Carla Demaria named keynote speaker for METS 2014
Learn about life beneath water at Gold Coast International Marine Expo
FIXMYBOAT.com.au – Browse, compare and decide
Boat Shows - the engine powering the boating industry
'Honey, Let's Go Boating!' next best-seller for Finkelstein *Feature
2014 Brisbane Boat Show - Set to add new features
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 19, 2014 - Step into Wonderland
European Commission to take UK to court over red diesel
Understanding the Ocean's role in Greenland Glacier melt
America's Cup: Updates on Team Australia withdraw
2016-2017 America's Cup - Team Australia withdraws
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 18, 2014 - AUD moves up
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 17, 2014 - KIWI takes hammering
Revealing report on Search for American yacht Nina released *Feature
ECOfishers and AMA to establish NSW Fisheries Taskforce   
PredictWind's Weather Routing opens your navigation options - try it!   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 16, 2014 - Oz confirms low rates   
Cameron Appleton joins North Sails   
National 4x4 Outdoors Show - Unprecedented exhibitors expected   
New-to-New Zealand products at the Auckland On Water Boat Show   
Auckland on the Water Boat Show: Two new Bavaria yachts on display   
AYSS PacificNet/Tahiti voted a success!   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 15, 2014 - Rising interest hits   
July 2014 edition of Finnfare has been published   
Taiwan's first marina a Superior effort *Feature   
Vaavud launches generation 2 wind meter   
Research highlights marinas economic, social and environmental benefit   
Solar 1 Monte Carlo Cup 2014 - Monaco sunshine new fuel for motorboats   
Hamilton Island Audi Race Week 2014 - Accommodation options   
Rio cleaning up its act in the lead up to Olympic sailing test event *Feature   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 12, 2014 - KIWI heads to 90c   
National Squib Owners Association and Rondar Raceboats join forces   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 11, 2014 - Portugal bank defaults   
Sydney International Boat Show updates   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News







Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW MBW
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT