Coastguard Great Escape Lottery

Coastguard Great Escape Lottery May 2018

Coastguard's Great Escape Lottery is now closed - thank you so much to everyone who bought a ticket. The winning ticket will be drawn on 3 May 2018 so don't forget to check out our results page to see if you're a winner!


Here's a reminder of the amazing prize you could win:



Get away from it all - escape and enjoy the pleasures of boating and fishing that are such a part of our great Kiwi lifestyle. Win this superb 5.8m sports fishing /recreational boat and you will understand why it is one of NZ’s all-time favourites. Features include: Yamaha 115hp four-stroke outboard, Lowrance Elite 7 fish finder/GPS, hydraulic steering, under-floor fuel tank, softrider deluxe pedestal seat, marine carpet, rod holders, removable ski pole, bait board, boarding ladder, bimini top, clears & backdrop, single-axle multi-roller trailer (including on-road costs). PLUS: Safety Pack – Four Hutchwilco lifejackets, VHF radio, 406 EPIRB, compass, flare pack, Hutchwilco safety grab bag, anchor pack, fire extinguisher and an Annual Coastguard membership.  PLUS: Shimano Fishing Gear – Four Tyrnos reels, four triton rods, spools and lures, fish scales and knives – the latest and the best, for the person who takes their fishing seriously!


Cruising today is all about choice – your choice! Go wherever the mood takes you – Visit old friends, check off a few exotic places on your bucket list. Take your partner, a special friend, or the whole family. Visit Alaska or Scandinavia, cruise the Pacific, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, the Rhine or the Mississippi. The choice is endless and the choice is all yours. Planning your own special cruise of a lifetime will be great fun, and our travel consultant will be there to guide you every step of the way. Prize can include airfares and accommodation, transfers, your choice of cruise and up to $5,000 in spending money. If for personal or health reasons you are unable to travel, a cash alternative of $60,000 is available in lieu of this prize.


Royal New Zealand Coastguard (Inc). Authorised purpose - To raise funds to enhance the operational standards of 63 dedicated volunteer Coastguard Search and Rescue Units by providing search and rescue equipment and training.  By licence issued under Section 37 of the Gambling Act 2003 by the Department of Internal Affairs, PO Box 10-095 Wellington, Phone 0800 257 887. Lottery closes 01/05/18. Drawn by lot at the Auckland Marine Rescue Centre, 3 Solent Street, Auckland, at 10.30am on 03/05/18. Results published 06/05/18 in the “Raffles” column of the Sunday Star Times or go to Tickets limited to 12,000. Numbered 10,001–22,000. Prizewinner notified in writing and prize delivered within New Zealand. Passports, Visas, any additional meals, alcoholic beverages, travel insurance and all other ancillary costs are the responsibility of the travel prize winner. If for any reason this lottery is cancelled, notification will appear in the “Raffles” column of the above newspaper on 06/05/18 and monies refunded. Organised by P Holmes, PO Box 33559, Takapuna, Auckland 0740. Phone 09 489-1510.


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