The New Zealand marine industry predicted choppy waters ahead when Covid 19 arrived on our shores. It seemed a natural assumption but there was no need for any hard-time bracing; boat sales soared.

Whoever knew that phrases such as turn a blind eye, toe the line, at loggerheads and chock-a-block have origins steeped in seafaring history.

A day out on the water can bring so much joy, and thankfully those with physical and mental disabilities have a number of ways to participate.

Speed doesn’t matter. Yeah, right!

Jason Hunter is Mariner’s newest crew member, taking on the role of Sales Support. Find out why he's a great catch for the Mariner team.

It's amazing that some of these watercraft can float!

The famous and extremely wealthy own some of the most impressive superyachts in the world!

If environmentally-friendly boating floats your boat, then read on.

What is it like to own a superyacht? Not too many can probably answer that question. For most, owning such a floating palace is the stuff dreams are made of.

With colder weather on the way, you might have more time time to spend on the sofa rather than on the water. So to keep you going we've selected our top boating and sailing movies for your viewing pleasure!

Electric boating is charging up the industry - who will be the Tesla of the boating world?

The changing season may herald a little less time out on the water, and a little more time for checking out some boating YouTube channels offering information and entertainment.