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Saving Lives at Sea on the Hibiscus Coast and Hauraki Gulf
Saving Lives at Sea

Our Vessels

The Hibiscus Coast has the benefit of having two Coastguard Rescue Vessels operating on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula. To the south of the peninsula at Gulf Harbour Marina, Hibiscus Rescue 1 is berthed and to the North, Hibiscus Rescue 2 is housed at the Coastguard boatshed at Stanmore Bay.

Hibiscus Rescue 1

9.5m Naiad Coastguard Rescue Vessel

  • Hull: 5 mm Aluminium
  • Length: 9.5 metres
  • Beam: 3.1 metres
  • Weight: 4700kg fully fuelled and crewed
  • Power: 2 x 300Hp Yamaha 4 Stroke
  • Cruising speed: 30 Knots
  • Max Speed: 43 Knots
Hibiscus Rescue 2

7.7m Sealegs Coastguard Rescue Vessel

  • Hull: 5 mm aluminium
  • Length: 7.7 metres
  • Beam: 2.61 metres
  • Weight: 1,600 Kg fully fuelled
  • Power: Yamaha 200 HP four stroke
  • Cruising speed: 25 Knots
  • Max speed: 36 Knots