Hutchwilco Limited is a proudly New Zealand owned and operated manufacturer and distributor of quality Marine Safety Equipment, Recreational and Performance Water Sports Products and Boating Accessories. Hutchwilco has been in the marine business since 1894 and are New Zealand’s leading marine distributor.
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Yamaha Motor was established in Japan in 1955, and today operates in more than 180 countries worldwide. Applying its small engine technology developed for motorcycles, Yamaha Motor released its first marine engine in 1960. Since then the company has expanded its marine line-up and today offers the latest in marine outboard engines and water vehicles. For Yamaha boating is a passion, every marine product in the range is the result of over 50 years’ experience on the water. A combination of 50 years of marine specific engine development and 50 years of real world evaluation in the field.
Garmin is synonymous with innovation, precision, and excellence in marine electronics. With a rich history of providing cutting-edge solutions for boaters, anglers, and sailors, Garmin has become a trusted partner for those who explore the open waters. Their commitment to quality and performance is what sets them apart in the marine industry.
NZ Marine’s mission is to encourage development of the New Zealand marine industry and help our members build successful businesses. We do this by providing a comprehensive range of support services to our members. Benefits of membership include discounted boat show exhibitor space (Auckland Boat Show and Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show), access to standard documents and templates, access to industry statistics, networking and upskilling opportunities, promotion of your company via various websites and publications, and more.
New Zealand’s marine industry is a recognised leader in the global marketplace, with an international reputation for innovative excellence and competitive manufacturing.
NZ Marine is the trade association linking over 500 companies nationwide to represent and grow this successful New Zealand industry.
New Zealand Fishing News, the country’s largest and most popular fishing magazine, is the show’s valued Marine Media Partner.
New Zealand Fishing News, along with www.fishing.net.nz, the country’s largest and most visited fishing website, are both owned by NZ Fishing Media Ltd and together help promote the show and its numerous fishing-oriented attractions to their giant audiences of keen fishers.
New Zealand Fishing News, which has previously been a joint sponsor of the popular Boat of The Show Awards evening, is also producing the show’s Official Show Guide and sponsoring the New Zealand Fishing News Stage, home to the Top Catch Fishing Master Class Seminars, in The Rock Fishing Hall.