Sunday, 02 October 2016

The new marina and Port of Dezice in Bourgogne France held a new two day inland waterways boat and leisure show.

Graham and Magali Wharmby from Boatshed France and their large team of on the ground local brokers from Bourgogne, Midi Canals, Paris and south coast of France were exhibiting their boats for sale on the marina and also an exhibition stand showing their boats and what they do to help sell boats.

Boatshed Bourgogne had two of their boats for sale featured on display Decize marina the: Wheel chair friendly 17m Dutch Barge and the Dutch Steel Cruiser. The Boatshed team did lots of accompanied viewings with interested customers with over 120 pairs of shoes removed during the weekend.

The Boatshed tradition of Fizz@five gave many glasses of Fizz at five O'clock to customers.

Activities at the show included try a boat with electric boat rides, traditional French food, cycle shops, clothes, tourism and canal boat hire, plus an organised Sunday stroll along the canals. The show ended with glorious sunshine.

We hope this is the first show of many and was a great day out for everyone.