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 10:00 - 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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    NZ Chart Catalogue Update.

    New Chart Editions Published (December 2020)

  • NZ 5322 - Auckland Harbour East
  • NZ 5323 - Auckland Harbour West

    Compass Adjusting Services.




    Founder and Friend.
    In Memory of Tim Ridge.
    27-09-19.








  • The Natural Navigator
    10th Anniversary Edition. Arrived 15/01
    Yachtmaster for Sail & Power.
    5th Edition. 2020 Arrived 15/01
    The Dolphin
    The Life of David Lewis. Back in Stock
    Atlas of Extinct Countries
    The story of 48 nations that fell off the map. Arrived 30/12
    Banks
    Lust, science, adventure - Joseph Banks and his voyages of discovery. Arrived 30/12
    The Frayed Atlantic Edge
    Kayaking the Coast of Atlantic Britain. Arrived 22/12
    Surviving the Storms
    Extraordinary stories of courage at sea. Arrived 22/12
    More True Tales of Whangarei Heads.
    More stories... Arrived 17/12



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

    Thursday January 21st 2021

    Practical Boat Owner (December 2020)
    Yachting World (December 2020)

    Sunday January 24th 2020

    Australasian Amateur Boatbuilder & Kitboats (Issue #112, Jan/Feb/Mar 2021)


    American Magic

    The current Seahorse Magazine

    Our thoughts are with the crew, and the Syndicate of American Magic.
    It is a cruel wind that blows, but we know that there will be magic in the air once more...
    We look forward to seeing Patriot back on the harbour soon.


    HAPPY 2021 - SHOP HOURS BACK TO NORMAL

    MONDAY TO SATURDAY:
    0900 - 1700

    SUNDAY: 1000- 1600


    BOATING UNDER POWER

    Manoeuvring at Close Quarters Under Power

    $37.00

    Stress-Free Mooring. Sail & Power

    $30.00

    Stress-Free Motorboating

    $37.00

    Powerboating

    $45.00

    CQ
    Boat Handling
    Under Power

    $25.00

    Powerboating
    Companion

    $22.00


    THE BOATIES BOOK

    The 2021 Boaties Book.


    FISHING RULES 2021

    NZ
    Recreational Fishing
    and Boating Rules.


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