Recreational boating is part of life for many New Zealanders, regardless of whether your family owns a boat. Here’s our tips around safe boating and maximising fun on the water for your family.

Warning: this post - which looks at some of the strangest things discovered by fishermen - may not be for the fainthearted!

We’ve done a little research in order to deliver to you what we consider to be our five top boatie Instagram accounts to follow.

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.