Benefits of Membership
Extensive advocacy work is being done with respect to all levels of government
Governance and Management
Ability to stand for office in the BIAV
Mediation of disputes between members and consumers
Mediation of disputes between members
Meeting room availability
Divisional communications and representation
HR Advice Online (HR, IR, Fairwork) member service and monthly discount
Free business listing in the ShipMate directory
Industry specific Superannuation offering
Search engine, website and other digital offerings from OurDigital
Free initial consultation with Sladen Legal
Access to National Water Sports Centre ramp and waterway outside of public hours
Communication and Marketing
Fortnightly BIAV E-News
Use of the BIAV logo for online and print materials
The Life's Better with a Boat year round campaign to promote boating
Delivery of the RACV Marine Melbourne Boat Show and the member discounts
Industry workshops, breakfasts and other networking opportunities
Member specific Travel Insurance Package (standard inclusion and saving)
Tailored business and marine insurance offerings from Network Steadfast
Other Services / Benefits
Automotive Repairs – Sheen Panels
Sheen Panels, Victoria’s largest car repairers, is offering a $300 insurance excess reduction offer to BIAV members.
Offer includes a free replacement vehicle from their fleet of 500 courtesy cars, free pick-up and delivery
Sheen manage the process from start to finish and provide a lifetime guarantee on all work
Offer available to all eligible BIAV members, immediate family and employees
EVENT Hospitality & Entertainment
Rydges Hotels and Resorts, Atura Hotels and QT Hotels and Resorts (52 hotels in Australia and New Zealand)
Special BIAV corporate booking with 10% off best room rate PLUS join the Priority Guest Program and receive up to 20% off your food and beverage during your stay.
Available to eligible BIAV members, immediate family and employees.
GMHBA Health Cover
BIAV endorsed private health cover through GMHBA that includes combined hospital and extras cover plus a FIT package for physically active people at a price competitive rate with attractive benefit limits and smaller gap payments.
Available to all eligible BIAV members, immediate family and employees.