North Canterbury


Vessel Information

We conduct our search and rescue services with the 6.8 metre Naiad RIB ‘Kaiapoi 1’.

We refurbished our rescue vessel in 2010 and purchased new outboard motors.  This was thanks to the support of Lottery Grants Board, Southern Trust and Eureka Trust.

Rangiora High School pupils raised funds for the purchase of this vessel.

We also have Rangiora High Rescue and Arancia surf boat.

Waimak Ashley CRV Resized
Kaiapoi 1 North Canterbury CRV - 'Kaiapoi Rescue'




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