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Great Escape Sailing

A Yachting New Zealand and International Yacht Training certified sailing school. We provide sailing courses, adventures, and bareboat charters for sailors of all abilities with our fleet of kiwi yachts and crew of very experienced sailing instructors.

Fisheye Fabrication

Stainless steel fabrication and repairs
Vinyl boat names and decals
Located onsite at the Bay of Islands Boatyard
Unit 2/15 Baffin Street, Opua
Open 5 days, 0800-1630

Trans Marine

TMPNZContact us to discuss hybrid electric marine propulsion today.

QuieTorque Electric Propulsion systems for sailboats. An Electric Yacht installation allows you to enhance your boating experience with a reliable, clean, green & quiet Electric Yacht plug & play e-prop or hybrid system. Trans Marine offers custom solutions for more specific applications. A two year warranty on all components.

Contact us now for an obligation-free consultation about whether a hybrid yacht propulsion system would work for you.

Contact: Cameron Murray


Trans Marine

TMPNZTrans Marine offers Sustainable Solutions for Yachtsman in electrical design and renewable energy systems. Specializing in battery optimizations, D400 Wind Generators, Balmar Alternators. Dealers  for Lithium batteries & Battery management systems, Silver Bullet Wi-Fi antennas.

Sales. Service & Installations

Whether you’re just looking into renewable energy options, or you’ve already got a system in place, contact us today for an energy system audit. Get tailored recommendations and expert advice to help you create a renewable energy system that precisely suits your yachting needs.

Contact us to book your energy audit today.

Contact: Cameron Murray



Diesel Servicing & Hydraulics
Major refits and project management. Work on all brands of engines and generators etc. Outboard servicing and repairs.

Engineering – Mechanical & Electrical
Marine engineering specialists for mechanical engineering, outboard service & repair, engines & generators, gearboxes, propellers & drive shafts, steering systems, fuel systems, spares & parts, electrical work, refrigeration, electronic equipment, plumbing systems ….and more.

Undertake work on AC & DC (12, 24, 110 and 230 volt) electrical systems. Also carry out refrigeration work.

Cater Marine Rigging

The same level of service and expertise you have come to expect from Cater Marine is now available at Cater Marine Yacht Rigging. Our rigging service offers a wide range of services for racing, coastal and offshore yachts.

J B Marine Ltd

For all your marine service requirements.
Engines, drive systems, outboards, electrical, Gensets, pumps and more.
Full range of anodes, drive belts, fuel and oil filters available.
All technicians dealership trained and authorised by Honda, Volvo and Yanmar. Certified welders available.
NZ distributor of Sterling Power products.
Qualified, insured skippers available for that total peace of mind.

The Boathouse

Two luxury apartments each with a spacious deck and great views

Opua Canvas Limited

Marine canvas & upholstery. New work & repairs. Our customers come first so see us for service & quality workmanship.

Moorings Northland Ltd.

Northland’s leading specialist swing mooring service provider and hold – approved contractor status with the Northland Regional Council (NRC).

IP Joinery Ltd.

Quality customised units, large refurbishments, multi unit developments and significant interior joinery projects.

The Marina Shop Ltd.

Marine Insurance specialists – trusted insurers and competitive rates – Blue Water, Coastal, Public Liability (3rd Party), Travel Medical and Marine Commercial.

Northland Regional Council

An administrative body for the management of moorings, monitoring of waterways, navigational safety and information for resource consents.

Total Engineering

Marine engineering, constractual steel, stainless steel fabrication, vessel refits

JB Marine Limited

Mechanical, electrical and engineering with 25 year’s experience. The only authorised Volvo Penta, Yanmar and Honda service and parts dealer in the Bay of Islands.

Marine Electrics Opua Ltd.

Fully guaranteed marine electrical services and a wide range of high quality marine electrical products at unbeatable prices.

Total Marine Services

Specialists in the construction of all things marine – big or small – as well as salvage and rescue operations.

Cater Marine Ltd.

Boat parts, boat accessories, Marine supplies – for your home away from home.