Fishing from a jet ski? Years ago, that may have raised eyebrows. But as trends reveal, the versatile jet ski has becoming an increasingly popular vessel from which to fish.

Now’s a good time to think about ways in which to make boating better for you and your family as we sail on in to 2021.

We are spoilt for choice when it comes to excellent marinas and boatyards in New Zealand, and here are the New Zealand Marina Operations Association award winners for 2020!

There are many excellent sailing and boating and fishing podcasts out there and we've narrowed down five of our favourites for your listening pleasure.

America’s Cup fever is picking up in New Zealand, but there’ another yachting event now underway that’s capturing world-wide attention. And it’s an event of huge consequence.

A story about the top boating destinations in New Zealand could never be a short one. We are spoilt for choices in this idyllic, island nation of ours.

A useful new service has been launched by LINZ (Land Information New Zealand), with free electronic nautical marine charts promising to keep us all safer on the water this summer.

Ready for the summer boating season? Take a look at these pointers so you can be totally prepared for an excellent boating season.

“Let’s grab a banana, jump on the boat and go fishing,” said no fisherman ever.

Complacency over weather conditions, not having or wearing the right gear, and operator inexperience are cited as some of the main causes of boating accidents.

Recreational boating in New Zealand appears to be on the increase, according to a recently released survey. And pleasing changes are being noted in relation to perceptions around lifejacket usage.

Jet ski ownership is powering ahead, so in this article we talk about what’s powering that growth, and what to look for if you are thinking about picking one up for summer.