Safe boating

Know the key bylaws to stay safe when boating in and around Northland.
Basic essential safety advice for kayaks and paddleboards and guidelines for kayak providers.
Information on Northland maritime radio stations and Coastguard.
Find out which Northland harbours have sand bars and how to cross them safely.
Find out why and how to register your jetski.
Details of where to get marine weather forecast information and tide times.
Our wardens are there to ensure everyone's safety on our harbours.