DOCKPRO are super excited for the new year ahead and 2021 is set to be a huge one on the Boat Show calendar! Our team decided to put together a list of the boat shows not to be missed in 2021!
Below you can keep up to date with our comprehensive guide to all the best boat shows in Australia!
With last year seeing many of our favourite boat shows postponed due to Covid, it is super exciting to see that this year they are not only back but, in most cases, bigger and better than ever before!
Stay tuned as we keep this list updated with all the information you need to know regarding dates and locations of all the best boat shows in 2021, so you can book the family in for a full day of marine fun and adventure!
See you at the Boat Show!
Moreton Bay Caravan, Boating & 4×4 Expo
Date: 12-14 February 2021
One of the largest outdoor adventure expos in Queensland, would have to be the Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping, Boating & 4×4 Expo! Here you can check out the latest and greatest in caravans, camper trailers, motorhomes, boats, 4×4’s and more! You can also discover new exciting holiday and touring destinations, all in one convenient location. With heaps of Australian brands, plus fabulous entertainment to delight the whole family. This year it is sure to be a winner!
Horizon Shores Boat Show
Date: 26-28 February 2021
The Horizon Shores Boat Show celebrates everything boating, fishing, and the marine life for everyone from amateurs to professionals alike!
Why not come along and check out what leading businesses are doing to showcase their products and services or even join in with free seminars and all the live demonstrations and activities planned for the entire family. The event will have live music performances from amazing local talent that you can sit and enjoy while enjoying delicious gourmet foods and wines at the (Sea)Food & Wine Festival.
Come along to the boat show to discover the boat of your ultimate dreams and everything that goes with it! This boat show is definitely one for the whole family!
Robe Boat, Fishing & Leisure Show
Date: 27 – 28 FEBRUARY 2021
The Robe Boat show is truly one hell of a boat show!
With a huge array of amazing boats for you to enjoy from dinghies to luxurious catamarans & everything you can imagine in between.
You will find luxury vehicles, tow cars, SUV’s and 4×4’s, with caravans & outdoor equipment too! There truly is something for everyone.
The Robe Boat Show also has attractions for all ages, from a children’s play area, to locally sourced food, handcrafted beer & wine from the Limestone Coast.
The 2021 Show promises an amazing range of entertainment for all ages and families!
Rosehill Trailer Boat Show
Date: 6 – 7 MARCH 2021 (TO BE CONFIRMED DUE TO COVID)
The Rosehill Trailer Boat Show is one of Sydney’s most premier Boat Shows, providing you with everything you need for your next adventure out on the water. With more than 30 exhibitors and over 250 boats on display, you will find everything for the fun-loving or serious boatie on display!
The Rosehill Trailer Boat Show is a free event with plenty to see for everyone from inflatables and ski boats, through to tinnies and bigger offshore fishing boats
And a variety of trailer boats now available.
Even if you aren’t in the market for a boat, the Rosehill Trailer Boat Show is sure to be a fun filled day out with the family where you can dream of your next big holiday.
National 4×4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo Brisbane
Date: 19 – 21 MARCH 2021
The National 4×4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo is back in Brisbane for 2021! Held over three huge days, you will find thousands of products on show from the industry’s leading outdoor lifestyle brands and retailers. Everything from off-road camper trailers, caravans and tents, to new model 4WDs, camping and fishing gear, there truly is something for everyone. It promises to be a veritable one-stop shop for boating enthusiasts!
With more than 200 exhibitors showcasing their wares, this is a great show for the whole family!
Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
Date: 20-23 May 2021
The Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show attracts more than 45,000 marine enthusiasts each and every year! And for 2021, it looks set to live up to its reputation as the Southern Hemisphere’s premier marine event yet again! With more than 300+ exhibitors and 600+ watercraft on display, you’ll be treated to luxury superyachts, fishing boats, trailers, watercraft and technology and so much more.
DOCKPRO is super excited to attend this one right on our door step so make sure you pop along and come say hi!
Date: 24-25 May 2021
The Marinas 21 international Trade exhibition will bring together close to 400 participants comprising the region’s leading marina and club operators, owners and vendors along with related government agency representatives.
The event is set to showcase amazing innovations in brand new marina and boatyard products and services.
With presentations, panels and workshops, the trade exhibition will provide delegates with the most cost-effective way to meet face to face and talk everything marine!
Melbourne Boat Show
Date: 17 – 20 JUNE 2021
The Melbourne Boat Show will be celebrating its 60th year of operation in 2021, making it one of the longest standing boat shows in the whole of Australia.
This is the largest and most premier boat show in all of Victoria, attracting boaters, marine enthusiasts and non-boaters alike.
With amazing layouts and exhibits, it’s a fun filled event for the whole family and 2021 is promising to be its biggest and best yet with every type of boat and accessory perfect for the Victorian boating lifestyle! It is not to be missed!
Adelaide Boat Show
Date: 9-11 July 2021. (POSTPONED 2022)
Sydney Boat Show
Date: 29 JULY – 2 AUGUST 2021
Brisbane Boat Show
Date: 20 – 22 AUGUST 2021
The Brisbane Boat Show is one of Australia’s favourite boat shows. The 2021 event is promising to deliver a combination of amazing locally made rigs together with exciting new international products. You will find all the gear you need to set you up out on the water, including electronics, safety equipment, fishing gear and so much more! The Brisbane Boat Show is set to be a great one for every boating enthusiast around!
Darwin Boat, Travel and Leisure Show
Date: 4-5th September 2021
The Darwin Boat Travel and Leisure Show aims to bring everything from boating, travel and leisure items to the public at an affordable entry price each and every year. Guaranteed for a fun day out for all the family.
Tasmanian Outdoor Boat and Fishing Show
Date: 10-12 September
In September the Silverdome will come to life hosting the Tasmanian Outdoor Boat and Caravan Show. Supporting junior sailing, with close to 50 exhibitors, there really is something for everyone! The event, organised by the Tamar Yacht Club, will send all proceeds directly to the junior and community sailing programs. So, make sure you pop down if you’re in the area and support such a worthwhile cause.
Sunshine Coast Home Show and Caravan, Camping and Boating Expo
Date: 24-26 September 2021