Coastguard Hawke's Bay


Hawke's Bay Volunteer Coastguard
is seeking volunteers to join our unit.cghb radioops01

 If you are interested and want to join a committed, professional volunteer group we are interested in you.  We have a range of roles within the unit.

  • Rescue vessel crew member

  • Radio operator

  • Support person

You need to be:
  • A good team player

  • Physically able to carry out the job

  • Prepared to learn

  • Prepared to undertake regular trainingcghb ckrescuetopview

Hawke's Bay Coastguard is committed to:
  • Training you to a high standard

  • Supplying a supportive environment

  • Keeping you safe

 

If you are interetested or would more information, please contact

Juliet Clarke (Unit Training Officer)

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021 258 8015

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Coastguard Hawke's Bay - Where Rescues have OccurredCoastguard assists many boaties who need tows or assistance when at sea.

TASKINGS FROM 4 Jan 2015 to 2016

 

Date Type of Tasking Crew Hours Day/Night Tasking
19 May 2016 Police 2 Day Police, dinghy bow sighted 200m off airport cross runway, 39 25.3S 176 53.0E
1 May 2016 Coastguard 3.5 Day Tow x 2, vessel at White Cliffs towed to cape area by another vessel, 39 38.6S 177 06.5E, mechanical failure, another vessel, electrical failure, North Pania 39 24.6S 176 59.6E
29 Apr 2016 Coastguard 2 Day Tow escort, vessel reported low on fuel, we escorted them into port, also vessel check after antifoul
25 Apr 2016 Coastguard 2 Day Tow, launch 4 pob 1 dog, engine problems, 39 24.0S 176 54.2E, after 1st recovery went out to another boat, they were towed in by another boat
16 Apr 2016 Coastguard 1 Day Tow, small powerboat, 2 pob, off Bay View, engine problems, 39 25.6S 176 53.6E
 31 Mar 2016 Coastguard 6 Day PR/Tow, tow yacht off Port into Sailing Club 39 28.0S 176 57.3E 0.75 hours, PR Police waka racing, we did tow a waka
 13 Mar 2016 Coastguard 11 Day/Evening Tow, recover overturned runabout from SAR, also used Surf
12 Mar 16 Police  2.5 Night SAR, overdue runabout, 2 pob, 1 located alive on beach, one deceased in water, North of Waipataki, 39 16.5S 177 00.8E
6 Mar 2016 Coastguard 2.5 Day Tow, engine probs, 39 29.0S 177 00.5E, then about 1 hour training victim recovery
4 Mar 2016 Coastguard 2.5 Day Tow, initially 111, overturned vessel, confirmed as misc debris by another vessel, stood down, then 500 came in, engine problems, towed to Napier 39 23.2S 177 07.7E
13 Feb 2016 Coastguard 1 Day Tow, 7m Rayglass, engine breakdown, off Port, 39 26.4S 177 00.0E
9 Feb 2016 Police 2.5 Night SAR, yacht in distress, Whirinaki Bluff area, towed to Napier, 39 21.2S 176 54.9E
7 Feb 2016 Police 0.5 Day SAR, missing kayaker, stood down as located onshore, not even in the channel
28 Jan 2016 Coastguard 10.5 Night Tow, yacht about 8nm off Wairoa,  39 15.02S 177 21.5E
15 Jan 2016 Coastguard 2 Day Tow, provided with oil, didn't work so tow, Haumoana 39 36.35S 176 58.5E
9 Jan 2016 Coastguard 2.5 Day Tow, off Waipataki, engine problems, 3 pob, 39 18.2S 176 59.2
6 Jan 2016 Coastguard 2 Day Tow, 22ft, 2 pob, 5 miles off Tangoio, engine problems, 39 22.64S 177 00.8E
29 Dec 2015 Coastguard 0.5 Day Tow, stood down as vessel restarted
16 Dec 2015 Coastguard 1.5 Day Tow, Bayliner, North Pania, 39 25.8S 176 57.6E
6 Dec 2015 Coastguard 2.25 Day Tow, 2 pob, off Tangoio, 39 18.5S 176 59.9E
5 Dec 2015 Police 4 Evening Police, missing swimming, Awatoto
28 Nov 2015 Coastguard 2 Evening Tow, powerboat with engine failure, Waipataki, 39 18.3S 177 00.15E
8 Nov 2015 Coastguard 6.5 Day Powerboat ran out of fuel, 39 22.7E 177 31.8E
26 Oct 2015 Coastguard 1 Day Tow, power boat, north of North Pania,  39 25S 176 58E
23 Oct 2015 Coastguard 4.75 Night Tow, 50ft yacht 10 miles east of Napier, 39 35S 177 04E
2 Oct 2015 Coastguard 0.75 Day Tow, 8.5m runabout, engine failure on test run, Auckland member, 2 pob and dog, 39 27.9S 176 53.4E
30 Aug 2015 Coastguard 1.25 Evening Tow, 6 pob, starter faulty, 39 22.6S 176 59.2
2 Aug 2015 Coastguard 2.25 Night Tow 42ft launch, 3 pob, electrical failure, 39 22.06S 176 59.15E
16 July 2015 Police 2.5 Night Police, flare sighting, Marine Parade 39 34.55S 177 02.1E
3 July 2015 Police   Night Police, missing divers, stood down as we were about to depart
6 May 2015 Police 8 Night Tow catamaran, 3 pob via RCCNZ 39 47.3S 177 6.9E
3 May 2015 Coastguard 2 Day Tow, flat battery, jump started and followed home 39 11.8S 177 5.7E
3 May 2015 Coastguard 2 Day Tow, jet ski from Northern Buoy area, 39 24.3S 177 1.9E
27 Apr 2015 Police 1 Day Dinghy overturned, towed to channel entrance 29 28.5S 176 54.4E
5 Apr 2015 Coastguard 2 Day Tow, vessel brokend down, 4 pob, North Pania, 39 25.6S 176 57.5E
3 Apr 2015 Coastguard 3 Day Tow, vessel broken down, 3 pob 39 23.4S 177 07.1E
21 Mar 2015 Police 1 Day 111, vessel broke down off Perfume Point, Sailing Club pulled off beach we then undertook the tow, multiple alerts, persons had abandoned the vessel 39 28.6S 176 53.9E
21 Mar 2015 Coastguard 0.9 Day Tow, vessel required a tow, 3 pob 39 25.5S 176 53.75SE
27 Feb 2015 Coastguard 1.3 Day Tow, engine failure, North Pania, 3 pob, 39 26S 176 56E
24 Feb 2015 Police    Day 111, search for missing person, Inner Harbour
15 Feb 2015 Coastguard 1.75 Evening Tow, engine failure from Mill area  39  23.3S  176  53.9E
9 Feb 2015 Coastguard 1.75 Evening Tow, vessel required fuel, 1 mile North of Cape, 39  36S   177  05E
5 Feb 2015 Police 1.25 Evening 111, person in rowboat off Tukituki R unable to get back to shore, managed to get back before we were on scene
4 Feb 2015 Coastguard 4 Night Tow engine problems, 9m vessel, The Springs,  39  25.6S  177  12.9E
2 Feb 2015 Coastguard 1.5 Day Tow, yacht coming from Tauranga, blown radiator hose, tow into berth,   39  27.9S   176  56.4E
30 Jan 2015 Police 3.75 Night 111, poss missing person, 39  28.5S   176  54.3E
26 Jan 2015 Coastguard 2 Evening Tow, engine problems from the Pimple, 39  21.S  176  56.06E
18 Jan 2015 Coastguard 0.75 Day Electric problems, handed over jump pack followed back, 39  27.5S  176  55.7E
4 Jan 2015 Radio 0.25 Day Stood down, tow, person managed to restart themselves

Hawke’s Bay Volunteer Coastguard will be conducting annual boat checks at venues and dates as below:

 

Hawke's Bay Sports Fishing Club

Saturday/Sunday 16th and 17th Sept 0800 – 1200 hrs

Saturday/Sunday 23rd and 24th Sept 0800 – 1200 hrs

Saturday 30th Sept 0800 – 1000 (Opening Day)

Please note that HBSFC check point will be on the concrete wharf area adjacent to the weigh shed.

 

 

Clifton Marine

Sunday 8th October 0900 – 1100 hrs

Saturday 14th October 0900 – 1030 hrs 

 

For moored boats

Please contact Peter Boshier (Mobile 0274 427 805) or Tony Young (Mobile 0274 425 041)

 

Inspections also available at

Coastguard Headquarters, 704 Meeanee Quay, Westshore: Wednesday evenings: 1700-1900hrs


To enter Hawke’s Bay Sports Fishing Club and Clifton Marine Club competitions, all boats must comply and meet standards outlined in the boating checklist.  Please visit the following link for requirements:

http://www.hawkesbaycoastguard.co.nz/Docs/Boating_Checklist.pdf

 

FREE inspections for coastguard members Youth Boating Vest Life Jacket Printed 93838813

Upcoming Events

Boat Checks 2017/18

HBSFC - Saturday/Sunday 16th and 17th Sept 0800 – 1200 hrs

HBSFC– Saturday/Sunday 23rd and 24th Sept 0800 – 1200 hrs

HBSFC - Saturday 30th Sept 0800 – 1000 (Opening Day)

NB - Please note that HBSFC check point will be on the concrete wharf area adjacent to the weigh shed.

Clifton Marine – Sunday 8th October 0900 – 1100 hrs

Clifton Marine – Saturday 14th October 0900 – 1030 hrs

For moored boats – please contact Peter Boshier (Mobile 0274 427805) or Tony Young (Mobile 0274 425041)

Click here for more information

Sponsors & Supporters

Bayleys - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay Napier Port - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay
The Southern Trust - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay The Lion Foundation - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay
Eastern & Central Community Trust - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay Hastings District Council - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay
Napier City Council - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay 
Infinity Foundation - Sponsor of Coastguard Hawke's Bay  

Coastguard Hawke's Bay

Coastguard Hawke's Bay Operations & Education Centre:
704 Meeanee Quay, Napier 4110, NZ.  Phone: 06 834 1345  Email: hbcoastguard@xtra.co.nz   www.hawkesbaycoastguard.co.nz