Boat Books Limited
22 Westhaven Drive, Auckland City, New Zealand
Phone -64 9 358 5691
Email us at

Visit us in store. Mon-Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm. Sunday Closed.

  • 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

  • Secondhand Books

  • NZ Books

  • Travel Books and Maps

  • Gift Vouchers

  • Chart Catalogue

  • Australian Chart Catalogue Extract as table & graphic

  • Fijian Chart Catalogue (as graphic)

  • Cruising Guides

  • RYA Publications

  • Maritime Studies

  • NZ Coastguard Boating Education

  • Digital Media

    Remember, we are a chart correcting agent for New Zealand Charts, and provide a compass adjusting service.

    NZ Chart Catalogue Update.

    New Editions In Store.

    Arrived July 2018.

  • NZ 9558 - Rarotonga
  • NZ 6612 - Otago Harbour

    Take a 'virtual' look inside the shop.. click on the link....

    Boat Books Ltd

  • Blackie the Fisher cat. Hardback Edition Special Price. Arrived 13-07-18. Knox-Johnston on Seamanship & Seafaring Arrived 18-07-18.
    Reeds Splicing Handbook Rope Splicing Techniques Pocket Guide. Arrived 02-07-18. Shakedown Cruise. Nigel Calder. Arrived 03-07-18.
    Tide Times Calendar 2019 Arrived 03-07-18. Tide Times Pocketbook Coromandel, BOP, Raglan Arrived 03-07-18.
    The Restoration Handbook for Yachts Arrived 29-06-18. The Complete Yacht Security Handbook For Skippers and Crew. Arrived 02-07-18.
    Ships of Mercy Bringing hope to the World's Poorest People. Arrived 26-06-18. BA. List of Light & Fog Signals. NP83K2018/2019 Edition. Arrived 02-07-18.
    James Cook - The Voyages. The Landmark book. Arrived 15-06-18. The Voyages of Captain James Cook Softback Edition. Arrived 15-06-18.

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

    Thursday July 19th 2018

    Yachting World (June 2018)
    Classic Boat (June 2018)
    Boat International (June 2018)
    Model Boats (June 2018)
    Shipping Today (June 2018)
    Ships Monthly (July 2018)
    marlin (June / July 2018)

    Thursday July 12th 2018

    Practical Boat Owner (June 2018)
    Sea Breezes (May 2018)
    Wooden Boat (August 2018)
    Cruising Outpost (Summer 2018)
    Yachting Monthly (June 2018)
    PassageMaker (May/June 2018)
    National Geographic Traveler (June/July 2018)
    MotorHomes. Caravans & Destinations (12 July-8 August 2018)

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

    The Logans

    Was NZ$50.00
    Now NZ$25.00

    Launching Dreams

    Was NZ$60.00
    Now NZ$30.00

    Winkelmanns' Waitemata

    Was NZ$40.00
    Now NZ$20.00

    Galloping Ghosts

    Was NZ$50.00
    Now NZ$25.00

    William Owen's Hauraki Gulf

    Was NZ$45.00
    Now NZ$15.00

    Trial By Tasman

    Was NZ$40.00
    Now NZ$20.00

    Frank Worsley

    Was NZ$50.00
    Now NZ$25.00



    Fears Conquered & Dreams Come True.

    Natalie Reeve. Published 2018.