Boat Books Limited
22 Westhaven Drive, Auckland City, New Zealand
Phone -64 9 358 5691
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  • Publishing as 'Captain Teach Press'
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    NZ Chart Catalogue Update.

    New Chart Editions - Received.

  • NZ 827. Approaches to Tongatapu.

    NZ 204

  • NZ204
    Nautical Almanac

    Chart correcting agent for New Zealand Charts.

    Compass Adjusting Services.


    IAMSAR Volume III. 2019 Edition. Arrived 07-06-19

    All Hands on Deck
    Pt Chev Sailing Club 1919-2019. Arrived 24-5-19.
    Superdocious Racing insights from Legendary Olympic sailor - Rodney Pattisson. Arrived 05-06-19.

    A Cat Called Trim Trim was a cat born for adventure... Arrived 25-05-19

    RYA Foiling
    Covers foiling for both sailors and windsurfers. Published 2019. Arrived 24/05/19

    RYA Advanced Sailing
    Third Edition . Updated 2019. Arrived 24/05/2019.

    Complete Guide to Antarctic Wildlife
    Published 2019. Arrived 24/05/19

    Tara. The Terrier who sailed around the World . Back in stock. Arrived 09-05-19

    North to the Night Back in Stock. Arrived 25-05-19.

    Sea People
    The Puzzle of Polynesia. Arrived 21/05/2019.

    Magazines in recently - see the magazines page for full details.

    Monday June 17th 2019

    Cruising World (May 2019)
    Shipping. Today & Yesterday (May 2019)

    Thursday June 13th 2019

    Yachting Monthly (May 2019)
    Practical Boat Owner (May 2019)


    Herreshoff. American Masterpieces

    A retrospective of the finest Herreshoff designs still afloat.


    Cruising Guides, Books, NZ Charts,Chart table instruments and Courtesy Flags


    Crystal Magnifier
    Optical-grade glass magnifier / compass rose. Presentation box

    Magnifier ChartWeight
    Forged brass ring. 5x magnifying lens. Presentation box.

    Dividers, Parallel Rule and Compass
    Top-of-the-line nautical instruments. Wooden presentation case with brass hinges and case locks.



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    The 2019 Boaties Book

    BOATIES 2019.