Coastguard has many units around New Zealand covering ocean, lake and river waterways. Find out more about each unit below.

North Island

South Island

Auckland Bluff
Auckland Air Patrol Canterbury
Bay of Islands Clyde
Communications Dunedin
Gisborne
Kaikoura
Great Barrier Island Lake Brunner
Hawkes Bay Mackenzie Lakes
Hibiscus Marlborough
Hokianga Nelson
Houhora North Canterbury
Howick Queenstown
Kaipara Riverton
Kapiti Coast South Canterbury
Kawau Sumner Lifeboat
Lake Taupo Wanaka Lakes
Maketu West Coast
Mana  
Manawatu  
Maraetai  
North Kaipara  
North Shore  
Northland Air Patrol  
Opotiki  
Papakura  
Raglan  
Rotorua Lakes  
South Taranaki  
Tairua - Pauanui  
Taranaki  
Tauranga  
Thames  
Titirangi  
Turangi  
Tutukaka  
Waihau Bay  
Waiheke Island  
Waihi Beach  
Waiuku  
Wanganui  
Wellington  
Whakatane  
Whangarei  
Whangamata  
Whangaroa  
Whangaruru  
Whitianga  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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