Membership Benefits

Coastguard Membership Benefits

As a Coastguard Member you not only have peace of mind every time you hit the water knowing we’re here to help when you need us but that together with the whole range of benefits offered to you as a member to help you get the best out of your boating safely means you really have found the boatie’s best mate.


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Free Assists

Free assists* 24 hours a day, in all the popular boating areas around the country.

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Information and Safety Services

- Trip Reporting & Bar Crossing Services.
- Coastguard Nowcasting including real time wind strength and direction direct to your smartphone via the Coastguard App.
- Coastguard Radio live broadcasts and VHF Channels.

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Exclusive Member Communications

- In the Loop newsletter filled with the latest news, tips and useful info to help you get the most out of your boating.
- Email updated featuring key events and promotions.

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Special Discounts

- $100 voucher off the popular Day Skipper Course
- Discounts on Boating Insurance
- Promotional offers from our generous partners
- Discounts off items from the Coastguard shop ‘Bosun’s Locker’**

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Already a member? Renew your Coastguard Membership online.

Coastguard. Boatie’s Best Mate.


Jump on board. Get yourself sorted with a Coastguard Membership today


* Refer to Coastguard Membership Terms & Conditions for full details.
** Only available in the Northern Region.


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