Rescue beacon saves snow-bound skiers
Thursday, 20 July 2017Two skiers rescued this morning from End Peak, east of Treble Cone ski field near Wanaka, did all the right things when snowed in last night.
New Zealand signs new search and rescue arrangement with Chile
Thursday, 20 July 2017A new arrangement was signed today between New Zealand and the Republic of Chile, which aims to ensure collaboration and assistance between both countries for improved search and rescue coordination in their regions.
Be alert to “dangerous wrecks” and much more!
Friday, 30 June 2017Maritime NZ will take over responsibility for issuing maritime navigational warnings to countries and vessels in the wider south west Pacific from mid-day today (Friday June 30).
Where yachties come from
Thursday, 29 June 2017In a good summer about half of Kiwis take part in recreational boating and while yachties are not the biggest group, they are experienced and the most qualified on the water according to Maritime NZ statistics.