Benefits of Membership


  • Extensive advocacy work is being done with respect to all levels of government

Governance and Management

  • Voting rights

  • 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

Business Support

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




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.