Coastguard Thames' area of operation covers the entire Firth of Thames across to Kawakawa Bay, up to and including the Colville Channel.

The Coromandel Coast area includes many coastal islands, marine farms and some popular harbours.


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Legal Name Thames Volunteer Coastguard Incorporated
Charity Number   CC36078    

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