Many of Nautical’s customers will be interested to hear of new changes to the traditional Auckland International Boat Show in 2012. Held from the 27th-30th of September, it will now be known as the Auckland on Water Boat Show, intended to reflect the diverse range of exhibitors who attend the show, as well as keep up to date with New Zealand’s international reputation for having a range of different maritime pursuits and industries.
Just like previous years, the Auckland on Water Boat Show takes place in the Viaduct Harbour, and offers hundreds of power and sail, private, charter and classic vessels will be on display – both new and used. It contains both business opportunities and entertainment, and there is plenty that is highly relevant for boat owners. National and international retailers of parts and accessories, trailers, navigation devices, radios and more will be selling their wares, and you can browse the different products through the many booths. There are also special activities to keep the kids entertained, so even if you live outside the city it’s a great opportunity to visit and experience a once-a-year event that is a highlight of the New Zealand maritime calendar.