Coastguard Hawke's Bay


Coastguard assists many boaties who need tows or assistance when at sea.

TASKINGS FROM Jan 2018 - current date

 

Date

Type of Tasking

Crew

Hours

Day/Night

Tasking

22 July 2020 Police 0.5 Evening waka overturned off Westshore, paddlers swam ashore we checked area
29 May 2020 Assist/Training 1.5 Day 12 foot dinghy, 2 pob engine would not start
16 May 2020 Assist/Training 2 Day helm and assist, launch
15 March 2020 Assist 0.75 Day yacht had salt water line come loose,1 pob, needed a tow into marina berth
21 March 2020 Assist 1.5 Day 6m powerboat, 2 pob from Waipatiki
7 March 2020 Police 2.25 Evening suspicious object Marine Pde, vessel in difficulty off Waimarama, also Surf and Helo
28 Feb 2020 Assist 1 Day fishing vessel had towline wrapped around prop shaft
21 Feb 2020  Police/Assist  0.5 Day swimmer off Marine Parade,unable to get ashore, 2 rescuers also in water, rescued by helo 
21 Feb 2020  Police/Assist  2.5  Day vessel assist engine would not start
19 Feb 2020  Assist  0.5 Day  helm training and then an assist, yacht off Inner Harbour, 2 pob, engine failure
8 Feb 2020  Police 0.75 Day missing swimmer off Gill Rd, Bayview
5 Feb 2020  Assist  2.5 Day  vessel taking on water, off Haumoana
5 Feb 2020  Assist  2.25   Day vessel lost power, out by the Springs, 3 pob
2 Feb 2020  Police 2 Day small boat taking on water 3 pob, towed back in, also rescued a kayaker near the Port 
31 Jan 2020 Police  1.75 Evening  report of a dinghy/small alum boat being blown offshore, nothing found 
30 Jan 2020 Assist  2.5  Day vessel broken down off Ridgemount, 3 pob, towed to Napier 
27 Jan 2020 Police  2 Day  vessel having difficulties off the Cape, were assisted by another vessel, we were stood down 
24 Jan 2020 Assist Night vessel with 6 onboard, incl 3 children. broke down off the Port
13 Jan 2020  Police Day report of a vessel having difficutly returning to Napier, nothing found, they returned under their own power, stood down
1 Jan 2020 Police   3 Day missing jetskier off Marine Parade 
8 Dec 2019  Police   3 Day jetski broken down off Mohaka River mouth, being swept out to sea, 1 pob 
17 Nov 2019 Assist/Training 2.5  Day search patterns then asked for assist, 2 pob engine would not start, assist 0.5 hour 
28 Oct 2019 Police 2 Day  towel found on beach and footprints to sea, shoreline search carried out 
27 Oct 2019  Assist  2 Day assist from 3 miles out from North Pania, 1 pob
26 Oct 2019  Assist  2  Day assist from Tangoio, 6m vessel with 2 pob
22 Sept 2019  Assist/training 3.75 Day  assist for a jetski from Waipatiki Beach, snr crew assessment, anchoring and flare training 
2 Sept 2019 Assist Day ran out of fuel, off Port, 5.5m vessel, 3 pob
31 Aug 2019 Assist  1 Day boat would not start, jumppak did not start so towed to Napier, 3 males and 1 child 
28 Aug 2019 Assist Day assist from South Pania, dinghy with 1pob
27 Aug 2019 Police  1.5   Day  kayak sighted off Marine Pde, shore line search, nothing located
28 July 2020 Assist/training  2.5  Day  helm and short tow
6 May 2019 Police   7.5  Day  support for Police Dive Squad
5 May 2019 Police  9.25 Day   support for Police Dive Squad
4 May 2019 Police 1.5 Day search and recovery of a missing diver off Waipatiki, located by helo, also worked with Surf
22 April 2019 Assist  1 Day assist off Port, 2 pob and 1 dog, fuel issues, 4m boat
30 March 2019 Assist  1  Day assist, just off Hot Chick, done as raft up as going into Iron Pot
24 March 2019 Assist  1.5   Evening assist, vessel broken down, new owner, vessel had been towed before, previous owner
23 March 2019 Assist  1  Day tow, seized engine off Whirinaki 
20 March 2019 Police   2  Day possible spinal injury, helo dropped paramedic we extracted patient and paramedic to ambo at Base 
14 March 2019 Police   2  Day clothing found on the beach, search with Surf nothing found 
10 March 2019 Assist  2.3  Day racing yacht with crew with head injury, put 2 CG crew to access and assist, extracted patient at Port then to ambo at Base
9 March 2019 Assist  1.5  Day yacht with faulty engine, transit from Wellington to Tauranga, from South Pania area 
7 March 2019 Assist 2.5 Day motor sailer low on fuel, transiting from Marlborough Sounds to Whangarei, met them off the Cape
5 March 2019 Assist 6.25 Day launch of sea data torpedo, tow on return
3 March 2019 Assist 2 Day helm, throwlines, refuel and tow in channel
22 Feb 2019 Police 1.5 Night suspected vessel off Marine Parade, nothing found
12 Feb 2019 Police 1.5 Evening swimmer off Marine Parade, unable to get back to shore
3 Feb 2019 Assist 1.5 Day boat could not start, used jump start pack to start engine
31 Jan 2019 Police 3 Night missing kayaker off Haumoana, not found, later found they had returned to shore before we were on scene
23 Jan 2019 Police 4.5 Day powerboat at Black Reef, 4 pob, unable to make way. Also called to slip at cape Kidnappers, did shore line sweep with Surf
21 Jan 2019 Assist 5.25 Night yacht ran out of diesel, wind too strong need assist into Napier, 1 pob
20 Jan 2019 Assist  4 Day MOSS drill and assist, fuel issue, returned from Waipatiki
31 Dec 2018  Assist  1.25  Day  engine lost power, 2 pob
31 Dec 2018 Assist/Medical 2.25  Day broken ankle on recreational fisher, 3 pob, extracted the patient 
30 Dec 2018 Assist  1.5  Day  power failure, 4 pob
29 Dec 2018 Assist  0.5  Day electrical failure, held just off beach while we completed other tow, 5 pob
29 Dec 2018 Assist  1.5  Day  water pump failure, 4 pob
27 Dec 2018 Assist 0.75  Evening  engine failure off Channel Entrance, 3 pob
26 Dec 2018 Assist  1.25  Day  powerboat engine stuck in reverse, 1 pob
17 Nov 2018 Assist 2.25 Evening vessel broke down at the Springs, 1 adult and 3 children
15 Nov 2018 Assist 1.25 Day boat just East of Pania, 1 pob, engine failure returned to Hovercraft Ramp
20 Oct 2018 Assist 1.75 Day boat broken down off Whirinaki, 3 pob

7 Oct 2018

Assist

2

Day

Search planning then assist, 5 pob

30 Sept 2018

Assist

1.5

Day

Yacht unable to sail, engine failed, 1 pob, some damage to yacht fittings

29 Sept 2018

Assist

2.5

Night

Engine would not start, off Haumoana, 2 pob

29 Sept 2018

Assist

1

Day

ran out of fuel, off Port, 2 pob

29 Sept 2018

Assist

1

Day

Engine would not start, at the Springs, 2 pob

15 Sept 2018

Police

0.5

Day

Kayak found at Haumoana, no tasking resulted

9 Sept 2018

Police

0.75

Day

reported missing surfer, Te Awanga, was a log found by helo, CK was not activated by Police

9 Sept 2018

Police

3

Day

Missing surfer off Haumoana

23 Jun 2018

Assist

0.75

Day

Assist, off Port, 14ft

17 Jun 2018

Assist

2.5

Day

Training, assist yacht with mainsail problems

18 May 2018

Assist

1

Day

Request for assist, when on scene going okay so we just escorted

22 Apr 2018

Assist

1.75

Day

Training, swim test, helm and then an Assist

21 Apr 2018

Police

2.5

Night

Assist, turned into rescue, 31 ft, yacht 5 pob started to take on water while under Assist

7 Apr 2018

Police

1.25

Evening

Boat sinking off Black Reef, 3 persons in the water

24 Mar 2018

Assist

4.25

Night

Assist from Cape Kidnappers, 11m launch, delivery trip

19 Mar 2018

Assist

2.75

Night

Assist from North Pania, 45ft ketch, delivery trip

11 Mar 2018

Police

0.5

Evening

report of possible overturned kayak along Marine Parade, off Surf Club

6 Mar 2018

Assist

1.25

Day

Assist, North Pania

3 Mar 2018

Police

1.25

Day

Report of waka breaking up, Charles St, Westshore

25 Feb 2018

Police

1.66

Day

About to start training, kayak had flipped near Flat Rock

19 Feb 2018

Police

1

Day

1 person in water and one in kayak unable to get ashore, near Pimple

27 Jan 2018

Assist

1

Day

Tow, Pania, 6m boat, 39   28.8S 176 58.2E

25 Jan 2018

Assist

6

Evening

Tow, Lauchlan Banks, 3 pob 9m,   39 39.7S 177   34.8E

23 Jan 2018

Assist

1

Day

Tow, Flat Rock area, jump started 13m launch, 39   21.4S 176 55.5E

20 Jan 2018

Medical

1.5

Day

Medical, poss heart attack on fishing boat, 39   26.5S 177 02.8E

14 Jan 2018

Police

5.5

Day

Police, missing tourist, Haumoana, 39   35.7S 176 56.7E

11 Jan 2018

Assist

1.5

Day

Tow, 5 pob, 6 m powerboat,   39 21.6S 176   56.1E

9 Jan 2018

Police

1

Night

Flare, reported from Bluff Hill, nothing sighted

9 Jan 2018

Assist

0.5

Night

Tow, reported after flare/swimmer tasking , 39   28.4S 176 54.6E

9 Jan 2018

Police

3

Evening

Missing swimmer Haumoana River, 39   35.7S 176 56.7E

2 Jan 2018

Assist

2

Day

Tow, 8m boat, 8 n mile from Port, 39   30.85S 177 05.3E

1 Jan 2018

Assist

2.25

Day

Tow, 6m boat, 39 25.65S   177 04.0E

1 Jan 2018

Assist

3

Day

Tow x 2, boat at North Pania, drive shaft, and one in the channel, ran out of fuel, 39 25.2S and 39 28.8S   177 04.7E and 176   53.65E

 

Upcoming Events

Annual Boat Checks 2020/21

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.

HBSFC and Clifton Marine Club Inspection Dates

Inspections also available on Wednesday evenings 1700-1900hrs
Coastguard Headquarters, 704 Meeanee Quay, Westshore

For moored boats 
Please contact Peter Boshier 0274 427 805

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: info@hawkesbaycoastguard.co.nz   www.hawkesbaycoastguard.co.nz