Boating

VHF Radio Channels

Distress Calls VHF 16

VHF Channels

North Island:

  • Bay of Island Ch: 86
  • Cape Egmont Ch: 84
  • East Cape Ch: 61
  • Far North Ch: 60, 61, 83
  • Gisborne Ch: 60, 83, 85
  • Hauraki Gulf contact through Coastguard Radio Ch: 80 (Inner Gulf) Ch: 82 (Outer Gulf)
  • Hawkes Bay Ch: 82
  • Hokianga Ch: 82
  • Kaipara Ch: 84
  • Kapiti Coast Ch: 77, 84
  • Lake Taupo & Turangi Ch: 61, 63, 65
  • Mana Ch: 77, 84
  • Manawatu Ch: 64
  • Manukau Ch: 81
  • North Kaipara Ch: 66
  • Opotiki Ch: 68, 71
  • Raglan Ch: 86
  • Rotorua Lakes Ch: 64, 86
  • South Taranaki Ch: 83
  • Tairua / Pauanui Ch: 86
  • Taranaki Ch: 61
  • Tauranga Ch: 62, 66, 83
  • Thames via Coastguard Radio
  • Tutukaka Ch: 85
  • Waihau Bay Ch: 63
  • Waihi Beach Ch: 68, 71, 85
  • Wanganui Ch: 85
  • Wellington Ch: 14, 62
  • Whakatane Ch: 80, 60, 71
  • Whangamata Ch: 73,84
  • Whangarei Ch: 64,83
  • Whangaroa Ch: 62
  • Whangaruru Ch: 85
  • Whitianga Ch: 71,78, 86, 21 & 23

VHF Channels
South Island:

  • Bluff Ch: 61, 65
  • Canterbury Ch: 68, 86
  • Dunedin Ch: 62, 64
  • Kaikoura Ch: 60
  • Lake Brunner Ch: 77
  • Marlborough Ch: 01, 63, 65, 66
  • Nelson Ch: 60, 68
  • Queenstown Ch: 5, 10
  • Riverton Ch: 61, 65
  • South Canterbury Ch: 61, 74, 77
  • Sumner Ch: 68, 86
  • Waimakariri/Ashley Ch: 62
  • West Coast Ch: 63, 71, 72
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