About

  • Why Choose Us?

    Our award winning designs are an outcome of the following:

  • Dedicated Team

    At NZ Boats we have a team of skilled boat builders, who are committed to delivering world-class boats to our customers. Each team member has a passion for the boats they produce and are involved in the build process from order through to delivery. We like to think of our team as “Boat people building boats for Boat people”.

    Ongoing Development

    The team at NZ Boats are continually pushing the boundaries to come up with new design innovations to meet an ever increasing demand for excellence from our customers. All new models are designed using Computer Aided Design (CAD) and are handcrafted to ensure the finish of every boat is to a world class standard.

    Serious, Safe and Fun….

    At NZ boats we are serious about building the best boats possible for our customers. All of our boats are designed with positive buoyancy hull designs making them safe and virtually unsinkable even when swamped and of course they are designed to provide high doses of fun.

    About

    From its genesis in Whangarei, operating as Zenith Boats, NZ (New Zenith) Boats now calls the Dunedin marine landscape home.

    The NZ Boats range of trailer boats has something for everybody from the small but perfectly formed 4.0 Sport through to more sophisticated all-purpose craft with our award winning flagship model, the 5.9 Aggressor attracting significant attention within the boating community.

    Our philosophy is to work with you to understand your unique boating requirements and tailor an exceptional boat to suit your desired specifications.

    NZ boats are proven to be incredibly popular and are recognised by fishermen all over NZ for high quality, stability, safety, and practical features. NZ boats are built to fish.

    Honda Marine

    NZ Boats proudly offer boat and engine packages utilising our relationships with both Honda Marine and Haines Suzuki. Therefore whether you are a two of four stroke fan we have your bases covered with a full range of engines available and super competitive prices.

    Advanced Fiberglass

    NZ Boats are proudly manufactured by Advanced Fibreglass in Dunedin. Advanced Fibreglass has been in business for over 50 years and are considered experts in all things manufactured from composite materials. Therefore you can be rest assured that your new boat has been crafted using the very best techniques, materials and expertise.

    Suzuki Marine

    NZ Boats proudly offer boat and engine packages utilising our relationships with both Honda Marine and Haines Suzuki. Therefore whether you are a two of four stroke fan we have your bases covered with a full range of engines available and super competitive prices.

    “Created to improve life”

    Safety

    Safety is at the forefront of NZ Boats design so it’s no surprise that all NZ Boats boast a Deep V Hull design to not only stop pounding through the chop but to also stop broaching in following seas, ensuring maximum safety. Our hulls also boasts spray-deflecting chines to keep you dry in more testing conditions.

    Forward Thinking

    The team at NZ Boats are continually pushing the boundaries to come up with new design innovations to meet an ever increasing demand for excellence from our customers. All new models are designed using Computer Aided Design (CAD) and are handcrafted to ensure the finish of every boat is to a world class standard.

    Easy to deal with

    Your NZ Boats start up package includes motor fit up, cables, battery, battery box, battery isolation switch, navigation lights, switch panel, bilge pump, hydraulic steering (optional), anchor, rope and chain, trailer, warrant and registration. However we can personalise your package to suits your needs with all kinds of optional extras such as fish finders, VHF radio, Fusion stereo kits , carpet, live bait tanks, wash down pump and much much more. Our aim is to offer flexible packages that suit you!

    Customer Support

    From your first encounter through the doors at NZ Boats, to the day you launch your brand new boat, you will be impressed, not only with the high levels of safety, comfort and driving pleasure of your new boat, but also with the professional and friendly service you will receive from the NZ Boats team making your experience truly enjoyable and rewarding.