Boat Books Limited
22 Westhaven Drive, Auckland City, New Zealand
Phone + 64 (0)9 358 5691
Email us at crew@boatbooks.co.nz

Visit us in store. Mon-Fri 9:00am - 5.00pm.
Saturday 10:00am - to 4:00pm. 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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    Chart
    Catalogue Update.

    New NZ Chart Editions.
    May 2024

  • NZ 541 Mayor Island (Tuhua) to Okurei Point
  • NZ 5411 Tauranga Harbour - Katikati Entrance to Mount Maunganui
  • Plus Tauranga Harbour - Continuation North
  • NZ 5413 Approaches to Tauranga


    NEW ZEALAND NAUTICAL ALMANAC

    NZ Nautical Almanac

    2024 - 2025 Edition
    Now in store.


    BOATIES BOOK

    The Boaties Book

    2024 Edition
    Now in store.


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    In Memory of Tim Ridge.
    27-09-19.







  • Reeds First Aid Handbook
    Handy pocket book size. Arrived 17/07
    Maurice And Maralyn
    A Whale, Shipwreck, Love Story. Arrived 17/07
    Wilderness Diary 2025
    New Zealand Scenery. Arrived 10/07

    Paintings of New Zealand Birds Calendar 2025
    Artist Nicolas Dillon. Arrived 10/07
    Conservation Calendar 2025
    Features NZ Forest and Bird Scenes. Arrived 10/07
    Classic Walks Calendar 2025
    Features Great NZ Scenery. Arrived 10/07
    Skipper's Medical Emergency Handbook
    Now the 3rd Edition. Arrived 04/07
    Who makes an Ocean?
    An ancient God? A magic Spell? Arrived 06/07
    Stranded Can the Upokohue be saved?
    Arrived 4/07
    The Sailing Bible
    Revised 3rd Edition. Arrived 04/07
    Coastal Fishes of New Zealand
    Guide to identification and behaviour. Arrived 4/07
    Tide Times Northland Auckland
    August 2024 - July 2025. Arrived 1/07
    Tide Times Coromandel
    Includes BOP & Raglan. Arrived 1/07
    The Waterproof Book Of Fishing Knots
    Back in stock. Handy pocket book size. Arrived 24/06
    Ionian Pilot
    Now in it's 11th edition. Arrived 24/06
    Complete Day Skipper
    Now in the 7th edition. Arrived 20/06
    Ocean
    View the Ocean with 40 flaps to lift. Arrived 20/6
    Italian Waters Pilot
    Revised 11th Edition. Arrived 11/6

    NZ Nautical Almanac
    2024/25 Edition. Arrived 11/06

    The Ocean Speaks
    Photographic journey of Discovery & Hope. Arrived 6/6


    SECOND HAND BOOK OF THE WEEK.

    Architectura Navalis Mercatoria (925)

    A Facsimile of the classic Eighteenth Century Treatise on Shipbuilding.


    $100.00






    SHOP HOURS

    Monday to Saturday
    9:00am - 5.00pm
    Sunday
    Closed


    A SELECTION OF "NEW" SECOND HAND BOOKS.

    A Yachtsman's Fiji (881)

    A very hard-to-find cruising guide

    $60.00


    Who's Who in Pacific Navigation (935)

    With detailed Biographies.

    $30.00


    And three books by Hervey Benham

    Last Stronghold of Sail (898)

    Essex Sailing Smacks, Coasters and Barges

    $20.00


    Down Tops'l (894)

    UK East Coast Sailing Barges

    $20.00


    Once Upon a Tide (896)

    UK East Coast Ships and Seafaring.

    $20.00



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

    Monday July 22nd 2024

    Sea Breezes (April 2024)

    Thursday July 11th 2024

    Classic Boat Issue 430 (April 2024)
    Ships Monthly(April 2024)