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Old4New Lifejacket Upgrade
The Old4New van has finished up, having traveled almost the length of the country to bring 3,200 lifejackets to communities large and small across NZ. Thank you for your support!
Upgrade your skills
Feeling rusty on the radio? Coastguard Members get 15% off our popular education courses, including VHF Radio Operator.
Maritime VHF Channels have changed
As of October 1, Nowcasting and maritime VHF channels have been reallocated. Check out your local channel here.
Together we're saving lives at sea