Southern XP996 delivers the thrills

Fast and stylish, the new Southern XP996 is the largest boat in the Southern range.

Driving the Southern XP996 is an experience of smooth steering, perfect trim and plenty of speed. Oh, and it makes all the right noises.

Little boat gets into big trouble video

Bill Cook, son-in-law Will Tong, and son Rowan Cook were rescued by a fishing vessel on Sunday morning after being caught on rough seas with a broken propeller.

Three men were caught in a storm for seven hours at sea off Palliser Bay.

Plan for a safe coastal voyage

Viki at the helm surfing down the waves at Cape Campbell.

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.

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