What We Offer

Our Boat Services

We have a full workshop with all the state-of-the-art Specialist diagnostic and repair equipment, including Advanced Oscilloscopes, all outboard engine diagnostic software and hardware, Borescopes, and a dynamometer, allowing us to expedite the servicing, diagnostic and repair times. This also mitigates the need for time consuming and weather dependant sea trials.  Getting you safely back on the water faster.

Kiwi Owned & Operated

We are Tauranga local

Customise Your Boat

Kingfisher, Huntsman & Tohatsu

Customer Support

Fire your questions our way

Knowledge & Experience

We know the industry

Parts Supply

Being Tauranga’s leading boat service centre we are happy to offer parts supply for all major outboard engine brands.

If you have an Evinrude, Honda or Tohatsu outboard and are after a part/s we are happy to find out availability and order in for you.

The best way to get the parts you need is to supply us with the parts part number you require, search on Boats.net for Honda parts or BRP.com for Evinrude parts to get these numbers.

(Special order parts are non refundable & to be paid for prior to ordering in)

boat parts supply


To avoid costly bills and unwanted time off the water we recommend a regular safety appraisal and servicing of your boat annually or at 100 hours. We offer comprehensive boat servicing, here are just a few of the things we inspect as part of our servicing at The Boat Place, fuel checks, tight steering systems, adjustment and lubrication of control cables, gasket checks, oil level checks. Don’t leave it to chance get it checked now at The Boat Place, Tauranga’s leading boat service centre.

boat sales

Boat Sales

In the market for a new boat? At The Boat Place we are proud to offer two New Zealand made and manufactured options in Huntsman and Kingfisher boats. Whether it’s  alloy or fibreglass your after we have options a plenty from the Kingfisher Minicat 370 the successor of the 12- foot dinghy to the Millimetre perfect 6.5-meter Centurion Hard top and everything in between. We have limited floor stock available or call us today to secure your custom build spot for 2022.


Is exactly what is sounds like, getting a new and better source of power behind your boat. There are many benefits to repowering your boat our knowledgeable and trained service team are ready to help you weigh up your options call us today.

boat repairs


Should the unexpected arise and your boat or engine requires repairs  and  in house repair facilities Including alloy welding , stainless welding and light steel engineering.

Specialist welding, painting, and rebuilding options available.

boat diagnostics


We use a variety of diagnostic tools including a Dynamometer or “Dyno”. The Dyno allows us to measure simultaneously the torque and rotational speed of your engine, and test for other activities such as calibration of engine management controllers, and detailed investigations into combustion behaviour. This gives us a clear and concise overview of how your engine is running without the need for a sea trial.

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