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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Your donation helps our heroes save lives at sea.

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

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Increase your knowledge and confidence by completing a boating course.

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How to be safe at sea

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