In January 1976 Opotiki Sea Rescue Organisation was born after a tragedy at sea.  In 1986 the organisation became Opotiki Marine Search and Rescue and about the same time joined the New Zealand Coastguard Federation (now Royal New Zealand Coastguard Inc).


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Legal Name Coastguard Opotiki Incorporated
Charity Number   CC38345   

Mayday Appeal

Help train our heroes, so they can go the extra mile to save lives at sea

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Become a member

Support the Coastguard and our volunteers in their mission of ‘saving lives at sea’, and get benefits at the same time.

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Book a Course

Increase your knowledge and confidence by completing a boating course.

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