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 - 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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  • NZ Books

  • The Chart Table

  • New Zealand Chart Catalogue

  • Australian Chart Catalogue table & graphic

  • Fijian Chart Catalogue as graphic

  • Cruising Guides

  • RYA Publications

  • Maritime Studies

  • NZ Coastguard Boating Education

  • Secondhand Books

  • Special Price Books

  • Sale Books

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    NZ Chart Catalogue Update.

    New Chart Published.(June 2019)

  • NZ 6155. Queen Charlotte Sound - Northern Approaches.

    New Chart Edition Published

  • NZ 463 Approaches to Wellington

  • NZ204
    Nautical Almanac

    Chart correcting agent for New Zealand Charts.

    Compass Adjusting Services.


    The Sea Journal
    Seafarers' Sketchbooks. Arrived 10/7

    Explorers' Sketchbooks. The Art of Adventure and Discovery. Arrived 10/7

    Tide Times Northland
    2019/2020. Arrived 10/7

    Tide Times Calendar 2020. Arrived 10/7

    Sea Edge
    Where the Waitemata meets Auckland. Arrived 01/7

    Hermione Anemone Arrived 10/7

    Tide Times Cormandel
    2019/2020. Arrived 01/7

    Bite Times 2019/2020. Arrived 01/7

    Birdwatching in New Zealand. Arrived 28/6.

    On the Brink Arrived 28/6

    Sailing to the Edge of Time
    Arrived 21/06

    When Toawaka met Cook
    Arrived 28/06.
    Life on a Narrowboat. Arrived 21/6.

    The Rising Tide
    The Islands and Atolls of the Pacific. Arrived 21/6

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

    Monday July 15th 2019

    Multihulls World # 165 (May/June 2019)

    Thursday July 11th 2019

    Yachting Monthly (June 2019)
    Practical Boat Owner (June 2019)
    Good Old Boat (July/August 2019)


    The Yacht Designs of Robert Watt

    A Folio of Drawings of yachts, real and imagined.


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


    Running Free

    The Autobiography of Robin Knox-Johnston

    A World Of My own

    The first ever non-stop solo round the world voyage.

    Knox-Johnston on Seamanship & Seafaring

    Lessons from the last 50 years.

    A Voyage for Madmen

    The Suhaili and the Golden Globe race.


    Charlie's Charts Ships Log.

    The Cruisers Companion.

    A 'virtual' look inside the shop.

    Boat Books Ltd

    The 2019 Boaties Book

    BOATIES 2019.

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