SHOW PARTNERS WITH COASTGUARD
To support the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show’s new partnership with Coastguard, there will be a live auction, outside the Hall 2 foyer, at 1pm on Saturday, May 15 with all profits going to Coastguard.
There will also be an opportunity for those attending the show on Thursday, May 13 and Friday, May 14 to make a tender bid at the show.
The highest tender for each item will become the starting bid at the auction. The person with the highest tender for each item will be contacted on the Saturday morning and offered a complimentary pass to attend the auction.
The items being auctioned include:
Rodney Marine & Marco Boats
Marco 480 Angler Boat – RRP$45,000
Marco 480 Angler boat and is powered by a Yamaha 60hp 4 Stroke outboard. The boat sits on a MR trailer and can be towed easily with a family sedan. The boat package includes a Humminbird Helix sounder, swivel seats with storage, bait board and an anchor pack.
*Profits from this item will be split equally between Coastguard and the Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust.
Boat Loader – RRP$6,000
The Balex System uses its powerful, marine grade hydraulic system to load the boat quickly and safely on and off the trailer or floating dock. It equips the owner with maximum control, guaranteeing an easier and stress free time at the boat ramp. Great for solo boating, the Balex benefits include: easy launch and retrieve, wireless remote control, flexible configurations, no power loading, low maintenance.
SPRY+ Fishing Drone – RRP$1,999
Tough, water resistant and able to land or take-off from calm water, the SPRY+ can deliver baits up to 800m away, safely fly over even salt water and capture aerial photos or videos (in stunning 4K). Easy for beginners to fly, stable in the air and easy to control, the SPRY+ comes with a remote control.
Lusty & Blundell
rescueME PLB1 – RRP$579
rescueME PLB1 is the world’s smallest personal locator beacon, able to alert global emergency services, by just the press of a button, if something happens. Can be operated with a single hand in even the most challenging situations and works at sea or on land. A simple spring-loaded flap covers the activation button preventing inadvertent use.
Outrigger Bases – RRP$1,150
Oceanblue HD stainless steel outrigger bases suit poles up to 6m with a 41mm ID. Easily mounted with multiple clamping and mounting positions to suit a variety of boats. Includes nylon gaskets that go between the mounting feet and side of boat to help prevent corrosion from dissimilar metals.
Dive Package – RRP$989
This is the ultimate spearfishing, featuring pelagic reef camo and everything you need to get into this exciting sport.
Maxxon MS-230SL Slatted Floor 2.3m Roll-up Inflatable – RRP$1,550
The Maxxon MS-230SL is a 2.3m inflatable boats that comes complete with a slatted floor, inflatable tubes made from German Heytex fabric with welded construction (not glued) for seam strength and durability.
Onwa Marine Electronics
Chart Plotter – RRP$1,000
7 inch high resolution LCD GPS chart plotter with AIS and built-in all Pacific K-chart.
Parsun Outboard – RRP$699
Parsun outboard motor. Powerful 2.6hp reliable, efficient, clean and quiet. Available in short shaft with hand twist throttle.