Boat Books Limited
22 Westhaven Drive, Auckland City, New Zealand
Phone -64 9 358 5691
Email us at crew@boatbooks.co.nz

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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  • The Chart Table

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  • Australian Chart Catalogue Extract as table & graphic

  • Fijian Chart Catalogue (as graphic)

  • Cruising Guides

  • RYA Publications

  • Maritime Studies

  • NZ Coastguard Boating Education

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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 2018.

  • NZ 9558 - Rarotonga
  • NZ 6612 - Otago Harbour


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    Boat Books Ltd




  • Learn the Nautical Rules of the Road The Essential Guide to COLREGS. Arrived 03-08-18. Hell Ship. The Plague ship Ticonderoga.. Arrived 27-07-18.
    World Cruising Routes 8th Edition. 2018 Arrived 27-07-18. Chris Craft An American Classic. Arrived 027-07-18.
    Eye of the Shoal A Fishwatchers Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything. Arrived 27-07-18. Reading the Clouds How you can forecast the Weather. Arrived 27-07-18
    Snap Cards.Under the Sea Card game for children featuring images under the sea.. Arrived 23-07-18. Count With Little Fish Board Book. Arrived 23-07-18.
    Circumnavigation. Fears conquered, Dreams come true. Arrived 18-07-18. Knox-Johnston on Seamanship & Seafaring Arrived 18-07-18.


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

    Thursday August 9th 2018

    Practical Boat Owner (July 2018)
    Yachting Monthly (July 2018)
    Seabreezes (June 2018)

    Monday August 6th 2018

    Multihulls World (#159 May/June 2018)
    Ocean (Issue 80 2018)


    JUST ARRIVED !

    Memories. Roads of Destiny

    The memories of Yacht Designer John Brooke, (as recorded by him), throughout his 85 years. Includes many previously unseen photographs, maps, and his own 'Cruise'sketches.
    A family memoir.



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



    POLYNESIAN NAVIAGTION

    Pathway of the Birds

    The Voyaging achievements of Maori and their Polynesian ancestors.

    NZ$50.00

    Vaka Moana

    Voyages of the Ancestors.

    NZ$90.00

    We, The Navigators

    The Ancient Art of Landfinding in the Pacific

    NZ$70.00



    ART WORK

    32cm x 32cm. Unframed

    The Ark

    NZ$45.00

    Retreat

    NZ$45.00