Plan for a safe coastal voyage

Viki Moore working on her pasage plan.

For the last two years Viki Moore and Andrew Herriott sailed Wildwood, Viki’s Young 88, from Lyttelton to the Marlborough Sounds for the summer holidays.

Sailor recounts mid-Pacific rescue after yacht burns

Three sailors, inlcuding two New Zealanders, were rescued from the Pacific Ocean after their yacht caught fire. Pictured is Murray Vereker-Bindon, 70, of Hamilton.

He had a dream: to cruise the Pacific in his own yacht. His dream came true – until his boat became a blazing inferno.

One man's dream boat took more than 40 years to finish

Keel attached ready for launching.

Over more than 40 years, the boat took shape in the shed. Finally, the 52ft sloop is in the water.

Fast and furious: Jetsprint SuperBoat racing gallery

Peter Caughey, seen here competing at Wanganui, is the acknowledged master of SuperBoat racing.

Jetsprint SuperBoats are lighter and more powerful than F1 race cars.

A great southern boat gallery

The Image 8.4 ReSpect at Pigeon Island, Lake Wakatipu

REVIEW: Image Boats in Invercargill is the boat building equivalent of the Great Southern Man.

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