Boat Books Limited
22 Westhaven Drive, Auckland City, New Zealand
Phone -64 9 358 5691
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Visit us in store. Mon-Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm. Sunday - 10:00am - 4:00pm

  • New Zealand's premier boating bookshop
  • New Zealand Correcting Chart Agent
  • Licenced Compass Adjusting and Examining
  • Boating Books supplies to trade
  • Publishing as 'Captain Teach Press'
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  • Subject Index

  • NZ Books

  • New Zealand Chart Catalogue

  • The Chart Table

  • Navigation Books

  • Logbooks

  • Cruising Guides

  • Sailing & Racing

  • Knots & Ropework

  • Secondhand Books

  • Special Price Books

  • RYA Publications

  • Maritime Studies

  • NZ Coastguard Boating Education

    NZ Chart Catalogue Update.

    New Chart Editions Published (August 2019)

  • NZ 5412 Port of Tauranga

  • NZ204
    Nautical Almanac

    Chart correcting agent for New Zealand Charts.

    Compass Adjusting Services.

    In Memory of Tim Ridge.

    Ferntown to farewell Spit.
    another in the series of local history in photographs. Arrived 08/01.

    The Ship Captain's Medical Guide
    The new 23rd edition. Arrived 09/01

    Great Expeditions.
    50 Journeys that changed the World. Arrived 16/12.

    The Flag Book
    The amazing stories behind the world's flags. Arrived 21/12

    Pacific - An Ocean of Wonders
    History, Mapping, Trade and more. Arrived 27/11.

    Commotion in the Ocean
    Board book. Arrived 21/12

    In Oceans Deep
    Courage, Innovation and Adventure. Arrived 05/12.

    Stress-Free Navigation
    Electronic and Traditional. Arrived 27/11

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

    Sunday January 19th 2020

    Watercraft (November/ December 2019)
    Good Old Boat (Iss 130 Jan/Feb 2020)

    Thursday January 16th 2020

    Classic Boat (December 2019)
    Pilot (November 2019)


    The Golden Atlas

    The Greatest Explorations, Quests and Discoveries on Maps


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


    Your opportunity to own this marvellous antiquity!

    Perfect as a display item - for that little riveting job - or as an investment..

    We only have the one ($100 ono), so be quick...

    MAGAZINES Follow the link...

    Mahurangi Cruising Club Yearbook 2020


    Small Boats 2020


    The 2020 Boaties Book

    In-store or follow the link for the Boaties Website..

    BOATIES 2020.

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