Coastguard Winter Lottery

Coastguard’s Luxury Winter Lottery is now closed. Thank you so much to everyone who bought a ticket.

The winning tickets will be drawn Wednesday 19 September 2018. Don't forget to check out the results page to see if you're a winner!

A reminder of the amazing prizes up for grabs:



The Rayglass Legend 2200 Hardtop Special Edition, valued at $155,000.

The 6.70m Legend continues the tradition of capable, superbly-finished blue-water boats that combine practicality and style. Features include: Mercury 150hp fourstroke outboard with digital throttle, shift and smart craft gauges, 200L stainless fuel tank, trim tabs, twin batteries, Maxwell RC8 auto capstan, GPS/Sonar, boarding ladder, LED lighting throughout, cockpit rod storage and tandem axle multi-roller hydraulic braked trailer (includes on-road costs). With this prize you'll also receive a Boating Safety Equipment Package, including four Hutchwilco 150N inflatable lifejackets, Icom VHF radio, EPIRB (emergency locator beacon) with GPS, compass, flare pack, Hutchwilco safety grab bag, anchor pack, fire extinguisher, Coastguard Boating Education “Day Skipper” course and Coastguard Annual Membership.


Buy five tickets or more in the same name, and your first prize upgrades to the Rayglass Legend 2200 Hardtop Special Edition, PLUS a Queen Elizabeth Luxury Cruise for two!

The youngest Queen in the Cunard fleet … The Queen Elizabeth evokes the heyday of Hollywood glamour and elegance. Her wood panelling, gleaming chandeliers, marble flooring and beautiful decorative touches exude luxury. This fabulous cruise departs Auckland in February and visits the Bay of Islands, Sydney, Hobart, Port Arthur and then back to Sydney – 5 fabulous days of high seas adventure – in complete luxury. Prize includes - Princess Grill Balcony Cabin, meals while onboard, return airfares from Sydney and $1,000 in spending money. Prize is non-transferable and cruise departs Auckland 28 February 2019. Or if you prefer you can choose the Rayglass Legend 2200 and $10,000 in cash!


Buy ten tickets or more in the same name, and your first prize upgrades to the Rayglass Legend 2200 Hardtop Special Edition PLUS the Ford Ranger XL Doublecab!

New Zealand’s No 1 selling vehicle … The Ranger has everything you’d expect in a ute and then takes it one step further. Completely designed around the driver, the Ranger feels more like a modern SUV than a hard-working ute. Features include: 3.2 litre turbo diesel and 6-speed manual transmission, RWD, ABS and electronic differential lock, reversing camera, air conditioning, power windows, cruise control, and trip computer. (Includes tow pack and on-road costs). Or if you prefer you can choose the Rayglass Legend 2200 and $35,000 in cash!



Luxury travel on board the Venice Simplon - Orient Express, including $2,000 in spending money, valued at $32,000

The Venice Simplon-Orient Express is the most romantic and luxurious way to travel from London to Venice. The vintage carriages are a delight and the food and on-board service are truly world-class. This train really does live up to its five-star rating and you won’t be disappointed. This extraordinary journey, made famous by Agatha Christie, includes Business Class flights for two from Auckland to London and Venice to Auckland, one night’s accommodation at the St James Hotel in London, twin cabin accommodation on the Orient Express, 24-hour steward service with breakfast, lunch and dinner provided.

On arrival in Venice a water taxi will take you to the Baglioni Luna Hotel for overnight accommodation before your return flight home. All you need to do is choose when to go! (Prize is non-transferable and actual dates are subject to availability.)



An escape to the Enchanted Island - Bora Bora, including $1,000 in spending money, valued at $20,000

One of the world’s most romantic and seductive islands! Get away from it all with the ultimate privacy of a unique over-water luxury suite, and enjoy the stunning beauty of Bora Bora’s famed lagoon – you won’t want to leave! Prize includes return flights for two from Auckland to Papeete, one night’s accommodation at the Le Meridien in an Oceanfront room, all transfers and return flights from Papeete to Bora Bora, five nights’ accommodation at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort and Spa staying in an over-water end of pontoon suite, including dinner and breakfasts and $1,000 in spending money. (Prize is non-transferable and actual dates are subject to availability. Excludes School Holidays.)



Relaxing at the Boatshed Retreat on Waiheke Island, including $500 in spending money, valued at $6,000

Sweep your partner off their feet with two nights’ luxury indulgence at The Boatshed. Experience the magic of Waiheke Island with views over sea and sky, walk along gorgeous quiet beaches and coastal walkways. Prize includes: Airfares for two to and from Auckland, two nights’ Bungalow accommodation at “The Boathouse”, daily breakfasts, two massage treatments and all on-island transfers. Includes $500 in spending money. (Prize is non-transferable and actual dates are subject to availability.)



One year's Coastguard Membership and $200 cash, valued at $320



Royal New Zealand Coastguard (Inc) Luxury Winter Lottery 2018. 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. Licence number LT80006220 by the Department of Internal Affairs, PO Box 10-095 Wellington, Phone 0800 257 887. Lottery closes 17/09/18. Drawn by lot at the Auckland Marine Rescue Centre, 3 Solent Street, Auckland, at 10.30 am on 19/09/18. Results published 23/09/18 at Tickets limited to 105,000. Numbered 10,001–115,000. Prize winners notified in writing and prizes 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(s). If for any reason this lottery is cancelled, notification will appear in the “Raffles” column of the Sunday Star Times and at on 23/09/18 and monies refunded. Organised by P Holmes, PO Box 33559, Takapuna, Auckland 0740. Phone 09 489-1510.


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