Coastguard is the charity saving lives at sea.

More than 2,200 extraordinary New Zealanders volunteer for Coastguard - brave Kiwis who will go to any length to bring people home safely from a disaster at sea.

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Mayday Appeal

Help train our heroes, so they can go the extra mile to save lives at sea

Find out how you can help

Become a Member

Peace of mind every time you hit the water, knowing we’ve got your back.

Find out how to become a member

Book a Course

Increase your knowledge and confidence by completing a boating course.

Book a boating course

Support Coastguard

Help us save lives at sea


Boating safely

How to be safe at sea

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