Man rescued from burning boat

Coastguard Whangaroa were called out to this burning vessel early on Wednesday morning.

A man whose boat caught fire was rescued by a member of the public after being forced to dive into the water.

Line 7 relaunches marine clothing

Sportswear and leisure clothing company Line 7 used the America's Cup in Valencia to woo international customers.

Sailors rejoice. Line 7's marine clothing is to be relaunched.

Capital boaties well behaved

Senior Sergeant Dave Houston is the officer in charge of the Police's Wellington maritime unit. Behind him is the unit's main vessel, the Lady Elizabeth IV.

Boaties taking to Wellington Harbour over summer have been pretty well behaved, according to the head of Wellington's police maritime unit.

Tips for tempting the fish

They might not be biting, but it's a blissful way to pass a few hours.

Summer fishing is what most of us dream about through the rest of the year: warm, balmy days, calm seas and fish on the bite.

Born again mullet boats

In Auckland today there is an active fleet of restored and re-rigged mullet boats that races regularly.

With their massive spread of sail mullet boats are one of the most recognisable yachts on Auckland Harbour. They also carry a rich tradition.

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