Runabout

Insurance

COVER FOR YOUR RUNABOUT

In the event of accidental loss, damage or theft. Plus, overheating cover for motors when there’s an external blockage.

COVER FOR YOUR PERSONAL EFFECTS

Automatic cover is provided for Personal Effects including clothing, waterproof gear, wetsuits, glasses and manchester up to $500 per item, and up to $5,000 in total. These items are included within the total sum insured you specify. You can ask us to increase these amounts if you think they won't be enough.

TOWING IN AN EMERGENCY

Reasonable costs of emergency sea towing plus up to $1,000 for land transit towing costs.

COVER FOR YOUR FISHING GEAR

Automatic cover is provided for fishing gear, skiing and diving equipment, and tools up to $500 per item, and up to $5,000 in total. These items are included within the total sum insured you specify. You can ask us to increase these amounts if you think they won't be enough.

Optional cover for water skiers

Automatically includes liability cover when you’re using your boat for water skiing, including barefoot skiing.

Lay up discounts

Don't use your runabout over winter? Don't pay full price and still get cover for storage risks like theft, fire and storm damage.
Any advice here does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Terms, conditions, limits and exclusions apply. Before making a decision, please consider the relevant Policy Wording, which is available on this website.

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WHY CLUB MARINE?

Founded by boaties for boaties, we've been insuring runabout owners for more than 30 years, so we know where you're coming from.
  • Outstanding claims service
  • Broad, flexible cover
  • Exclusive member benefits
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Real help when you need it

When you take out runabout insurance with Club Marine, you can count on the help you need when you need it via Club Marine Assist.

Benefits include:

  • Roadside assistance
  • Car and trailer towing
  • Vehicle jump start

Terms and conditions apply.

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Runabout

Tips and Advice

Northbank 750 HT Boat Review
John Willis is aboard one of his favourite Australian-made trailerboats. It’s the Northbank 750 Enclosed Hard Top. It has a work boat mentality but with a recreational finish. It’s powered by a Mercury V8 and capable of 70km/h.
Stacer 709 Ocean Ranger Boat Review
Sheree Marris is on the Gold Coast testing the latest Stacer 709 Ocean Ranger. It features a fully welded hull, self-sealed floor and scupper system. This model has the Evo advanced hull and reverse chines offering a great ride and excellent stability at rest. Power comes from a 200HP G2 E-Tec. Price as tested is $102,590.
Axopar 28 Brabus Boat Review
Dom Wiseman is aboard a boat that makes a statement – the Axopar 28 Brabus. He says it's versatile, spacious and performs as well as it looks. This model is powered by a 400HP Mercury outboard.
Feature Article

Amphibious assault

A 6.1m Sealegs amphibious boat takes on the might of the Murray and Darling Rivers.
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UPCOMING EVENTS

04-05
Apr
Surtees Annual Fishing Competition - Postponed
Get your crew together and get geared up - it's time to plan for the Surtees 15th annual Fishing Competition!
14-17
May
Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show - Postponed
The Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show – Auckland’s best and longest running Boat Show.
17-20
Sep
Auckland On Water Boat Show
The September date for New Zealand’s largest on water boat show is timed to fit in when many people are getting ready for another great summer of boating and water activities.
03-05
Apr
Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race - Postponed
The 36th running of the East Coast Classic race has been redeveloped to be held in April 2020 linking boats with Port Stephens race week or Brisbane to Gladstone race.
03-05
Apr
Club Marine Trailer Boat Fishing Tournament - Cancelled
04-05
Apr
Rosehill Trailer Boat Show - Cancelled
Anyone who loves water skiing, fishing, wakeboarding or just cruising around with the family will find plenty to see and learn at the Rosehill Trailer Boat Show.
27-29
Mar
National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo - Brisbane Exhibition Grounds - Postponed
More than 200 exhibitors show their wares at the National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo, all of them ready to meet you with the latest products and advice, and all ready to offer a great deal.
21-24
May
Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show - Postponed
Each year upwards of 40,000 visitors attend the show immersing themselves in the 300 marine and luxury marques on display. 
15-22
Aug
Hamilton Island Race Week
Great Barrier Reef
22-28
Mar
ILCA Laster Masters World Championships (male and female, 35 years old and above)
Royal Geelong Yacht Club
25-26
Apr
Daiwa East Gippsland Bream Classic Round 3 - Postponed
Mallacoota
11-14
Jun
Melbourne Boat Show
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
26-28
Jun
Adelaide Boat Show - Cancelled
Adelaide Convention Centre
23-25
Oct
SA Boat & Fishing Show
Adelaide Showgrounds
07-09
May
Agfest Field Day - Cancelled
Agfest takes great pride in offering something for everyone to see and do. Whether you are in the market for new machinery, a new vehicle or just interested in seeing what is new on the market, Agfest is the place for you.
18-20
Sep
Perth Boat Show
The Club Marine Perth International Boat Show is presented by the Boating Industry Association of WA.
14-15
Nov
Rottnest Safety Convoy
01 Oct
31 Mar
Million Dollar Fish
Season 5 of Million Dollar Fish is on again in the NT!
25 Apr
02 May
Barra Nationals - Cancelled
Palmerston Game Fishing Club
05-06
Sep
Darwin Boat, Travel and Leisure Show
Mindil Beach Casino and Resort