Navigation Safety Officer Gary Manch wants safety to be at the forefront of people’s minds before they head back to the water this summer.
News & events
An Environmental Risk Assessment report has been released to clarify the environmental impact of cruise ships operating in Akaroa Harbour.
Navigation Safety Bylaw 2016 changes for Lake Tekapo
Kaikōura has a new boat safety officer for the summer
Living Here is sent to all households in the Canterbury region to give residents an overview of what is happening in the region.
Nav Safety Officer urges caution from boaties following river incident
Boaties should test their equipment and have strong communication channels ready for their vessels as Safer Boating Week gets underway.
Only the hardy souls will be out on the water this time of year. The rest of us will be staying warm and dry on shore, which gives us time...
Whether you have a paddleboard or a 10-metre power boat, all watercraft require maintenance and winter’s the perfect time for it.
A fire on an 80-metre fishing ship in Timaru Port is contained.
Boaties breaking the speed limit has been the number one complaint on Canterbury waterways this summer.
Environment Canterbury’s Harbourmaster’s Office is reminding boaties about the dangers of crossing sand bars on rivers to get out to sea.