Isuzu D-Max and MU-X Beach Launching Tips from Boatmags.com
Part 1 – What is a Boat Trailer? A boat trailer just what it says, a trailer for carrying a boat. Now I know that’s pretty simplistic, but boat trailers
You accept having to get a WOF for your car, so why not a boat? In New Zealand, the boating equivalent is known as CPC, (Compliance Programme Certified), a New
We Reviewed the Kiwi-Kraft HT 590 over at Paraparaumu and met with Ian Coutts, Sales Manager for Boat City, the New Zealand distributors for Kiwi-Kraft.
We I went to Paraparaumu and met with Ian Coutts, Sales Manager for Boat City, the New Zealand distributors for Kiwi-Kraft to review the Kiwi-Kraft HT 620
In the words of ABBA…Gimme Gimme Gimme! Think Sweden and you will probably think ABBA, Volvo and of course Artemis. Well, you can now add yet another quality Swedish brand,
The 520 Fisherman is one of a trio of new generation Kiwi Kraft models for 2017, that not only sees a radical change in the pontoon profile but also a
Shane Kite looks at some of the things you should know if you are towing a seriously large boat/motor/trailer package. The issue of the dangers of driving large boats around
We review the Maclay 701 Cruiser on Queenstown’s Lake Wakatipu. This cruiser was released at the New Zealand Boat Show and replaces the popular 671 model. It offers a wider
Editor Barry Thompson looks at ramp launching. What is the correct procedure? Where are you going wrong? How can you avoid that dreaded ramp rage?! We explain it all, right here: Ramp
We reviewed the McLay 651 Crossover on the stunning Lake Wakatipu, in Queenstown. This boat combines aspects of a family friendly fishing boat, with the safety of a pontoon boat. See
If you have been anywhere near the water this summer, be it at a lake, river or ocean, you probably saw a boat towing a water skier, wakeboarder, skurfer or
I occasionally come across a brand of alloy boat that I get a particular attraction to for whatever reason. Frewza is certainly one of those. Essential you wouldn’t call it
In this video we look at towing, and go over the essentials you need to know to make sure you’re towing your boat safely.
Rae-Line, built in Kaiapoi north of Christchurch is one of the countries quiet achieving brands. With a number of models in production, we sent Freddy Foote to test their 185
In this video we review the Southern Pacific Puffin inflatable boat. See more Southern Pacific boats here
In this video we discuss the latest in LED technology and discuss why Hella LEDs are the best lighting option for your boat and/or trailer. See more from Hella here
In this video we chat to Hutchwilco about the history and development of NZ life jackets. We’ve come a long way! See more about Hutchwilco life jackets here
Everyone knows the benefits of LED lighting compared to traditional incandescent bulb based lighting. It is well published that LED Luminaires are some 90% more efficient and offer up to
Those of us who tow a boat often take for granted the tow bar and trailer attachment on the back of our vehicles. We buy a vehicle and we expect
WHEN the 685 El Dorado Centre Cabin was unveiled at the Hutchwilco NZ Boat Show in 2014, designer Gerry Gerrand told me that a hardtop version was already under development.
The number of lives lost through boating accidents is small in relation to the road carnage, but there’s a significant distinction to be made in comparing water to road safety. Almost every New Zealander