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16
Mar

Owner/Skipper of Yacht Boaz talks at Waste Conference, Port Elizabeth, July 2017

16
Mar

Meet Boaz #18 – A Loggerhead Turtle

There’s another BOAZ at sea! But BOAZ #18 doesn’t need a strong wind to move. He is underwater! Meet BOAZ #18 – A LOGGERHEAD TURTLE Our newest OCEAN AMBASSADOR Boaz was rescued at the same time as Legs #19, but until they met at the Two Oceans Aquarium’s rehab-and-release centre, they did not know each other. These two little loggerheads were

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8
Mar

BOAZ crew, guests and Ocean Ambassadors (just some)

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8
Mar

BOAZ at work

BOAZ has one purpose in life – to draw attention to the scourge of plastic pollution in our oceans. If we don’t stop this disastrous behaviour, chucking our garbage in the oceans, we will KILL THIS EARTH. HEY, IT’S THE ONLY PLANET WE HAVE! Here Boaz is anchored off Clifton Beach with a few Ambassadors on board to spread our

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8
Mar

Moonstruck (Clifton)

An NSRI benefit concert on Fourth Beach, Clifton, Cape Town.  A beautiful still evening, and a beach full of music lovers with a band so loud we could hear it 4 miles out to sea.  Guess the sound carries really well over water. Clifton beach is in the middle of the coast line – where all the yacht masts can

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8
Mar

A hot day in the V and A

Our usual place, and our thanks to the V and A for allowing us to use this stunning berth, and for sharing our mission to alert the people of this planet to the plight of our oceans,  due our careless use and disposal of plastics.  We are close to the seal platform in front of the Two Oceans Aquarium, who

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24
Aug

BOAZ witnesses WHALE giving Birth to a Calf – EPIC!

BOAZ witnesses WHALE giving Birth to a Calf – EPIC! In Plettenburg bay en route back to Cape Town
22
Aug

Yacht BOAZ & AFRICAN MARINE WASTE CONFERENCE

Yacht BOAZ & AFRICAN MARINE WASTE CONFERENCE 9 -13 July 2017 Yacht BOAZ proudly in collaboration with Sustainable Seas Trust hosted a stand at the AMWC conference. The Mission of BOAZ of raisingOcean awareness to plastic pollution through education and research programs was communicated to fellow attendees and delegates alike. Boaz successfully attracted attention during this time as intended to
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22
Aug

BOAZ , SST, MISSION BLUE partnership launch

BOAZ , SST, MISSION BLUE partnership launch: 9 July 2017 The partnership between Yacht Boaz, SST and  Mission Blue  was officially launched  at the African marine waste conference. A spectacular launch event was hosted by SST on 9 July 2017 at the Algoa Bay Yacht Club in Port Elizabeth. BOAZ carried the SST Logo and its own Mission statement on
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22
Aug

Yacht BOAZ Journey from Gordons Bay to Port Elizabeth

Yacht BOAZ Journey from Gordons Bay to Port Elizabeth And they’re off! The yacht Boaz set sail from Gordon’s Bay, Cape Town this Monday morning at 5:30am on high tide in good conditions. The yacht is due to arrive in P.E. on the 8th of July in preparation for The African Marine Waste Conference (9th-13th of July). Boaz (generously donated
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