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

Visit us in store. Mon-Sat 9:00am to 5:00pm

  • New Zealand's premier boating bookshop
  • New Zealand Correcting Chart Agent
  • Licenced Compass Adjusting and Examining
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  • Publishing as 'Captain Teach Press'
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    Remember, we are a chart correcting agent for New Zealand Charts, and provide a compass adjusting service.


    NZ Chart Catalogue Update.

    New Editions in store

    (July 2016)

  • NZ 5612 Napier Roads/Harbour



    NEW ZEALAND NAUTICAL ALMANAC.

    NOW IN STORE..,

    New Zealand Nautical Almanac 2016/2017

    Valid from July 1st 2016 to June 30th 2017.

    NZ $20.50


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  • Black Sails White rabbits. Arrived 26-08-16. Positioning. The Logic of Sailboat Racing. Arrived 26-08-16
    777 Harbours & Anchorages 6th English Edition.. Arrived 25-8-16 Adriatic Pilot. 7th Edition. 2016. Hardcover. Arrived 25-08-16
    Herring Tales. How the silver darlings shaped human taste and history. Paperback. Arrived 22-08-16. Tide . The Science and lore of the greatest force on Earth. Arrived 22-08-16
    Model Shipwright number 143 Arrived 09-08-16. Inland Waterways of the Netherlands, 2nd edition. Arrived 25-08-16
    Sailing Into Retirement 7 Ways to Retire on a boat at 50, and 10 steps to keep you there... Arrived 04-08-16. The History of Sailing in 100 Objects. A treasure trove of sailing facts. Arrived 09-08-16
    False Flags. Disguised German Raiders of WWII. Arrived 04-08-16. The Notorious Captain Hayes.. The remarkable true story of Pirate William "Bully" Hayes. Arrived 04-08-16


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

    Monday August 29th 2016

    Practical Boat Owner (issue 602, Summer 2016)
    Fishing in Godzone (Issue 8 2016)
    Pilot (July 2016)

    Thursday August 25th 2016

    Boating New Zealand (September2016)
    Marine Modelling International (June 2016)
    NZ Fishing News (September 2016)
    Australian Sailing (August / September 2016)
    Good Old Boat (September/ October 2016)


    JUSTINE HAWKSWORTH

    LIMITED EDITON PRINT. MERCURY BAY

    Whitianga to Pauanui

    NZ $180.00

    (60cm x 42cm) Limited Edition Unframed Art Print on 330gsm archival cotton rag paper.


    HAURAKI GULF HIGH TIDES

    300mm x 420mm.

    Chart 532 (Approaches to Auckland) featuring art work of dinghy, snapper and gannet, with calendar of Auckland High Tides (December 2016-May 2017) In cellophane sleeve.

    NZ $20.00


    Cruising Guides, Books, NZ Charts,Chart table instruments and Courtesy Flags


    SPECIALS

    KAWAHAI. THE PEOPLE'S FISH.

    New Zealand's most popular recreational fish.

    Was NZ$40.00
    Now NZ$25.00

    FRANK WORSLEY.

    Shackleton's fearless Captain..

    Was NZ$50.00
    Now NZ$25.00

    THE WRECK OF THE DIDDLEY.

    ..complete with animated DVD of the song.

    Was NZ$25.00
    Now NZ$10.00


    SECOND HAND BOOK OF THE WEEK

    SEA KAYAKER'S GUIDE TO NEW ZEALAND'S UPPER NORTH ISLAND.


    More than 75 kayaking tours spread over 8 regions. Published 2001.

    NZ $30.00


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    COFFEE!

    NOW IN STORE..,

    Hot Johhny Wray coffee and cool boat books!