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. Closed Sundays.

  • 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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    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 2017.

  • NZ 2862. Plans in Auckland Islands

  • NZ 6821 Bluff Harbour

  • NZ 6825 Paterson Inlet

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    Boat Books Ltd

  • Ionian . The 9th Edition (2017) now in stock. Arrived 21-07-17. Mediterranean France & Corsica Pilot. 6th Edition. 2017 Arrived 21-07-17
    The Little Ships . The Heroic Rescue. Arrived 13-07-2017 Day Skipper for Sail & Power 3rd Edition.. Arrived 13-07-17
    The Cape Horners' Club..Tales of Triumph & Disasters. Arrived 16-06-17. Celestial Navigation for Yachtsmen.
    Revised and Updated 13th Ediiton 2017. Arrived 16-06-17
    Those Shipwreck Kids. The 3rd book in the series for young adults. Arrived 09-06-17. Those Eco-Pirate Kids. . The 2nd in the series, re-mentioned to coincide with the publication of the 3rd book. Arrived 09-06-17.

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

    Thursday July 20th 2017

    Australian Multihull World (#145 July/August 2017)
    Cruising Helmsman (July 2017)
    Sea Breezes (June 2017)
    Ships Monthly (July 2017)
    Yachting Monthly (June 2017)
    Yachting World (June 2017)

    Monday July 10th 2017

    Practical Boat Owner (June 2017)
    Trade a Boat ( Issue 492 2017)
    Marine Modelling International ( May 2017)
    Cruising World ( July 2017)
    Classic Boat ( June 2017)
    Boat International ( June 2017)
    Shipping ( June 2017)


    Ocean Liners.

    The design of Victorian, Art deco 'Floating Palaces'and Post War Liners

    Arrived 13/7/17


    Maritime Royalty.

    The Queen Mary and the Cunard Queens


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

    Now in Store.

    New Zealand Nautical Almanac 2017/18
    NZ 204.


    Maps From the British Library. Giftwrap.

    Taken from the collection of the British Library.




    Hot Johhny Wray coffee and cool boat books!