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The 2024 Grand Prize

Another impressive package has been put together for the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show, which will take place from the 16-19th of May at the ASB Showgrounds.

19th annual Fishing Competition

We had a great turnout at our 19th Surtees annual Fishing Competition! 270 anglers and over 79 boats went out of Whakatane on the first weekend in March and enjoyed a great time together.

The new 575 Workmate PRO

The Surtees hull is renowned for its incredible smooth ride, the deep V and the genius Water ballast idea from Neil Surtees, which makes the hull not just stable, but also has the option to lock in the water so when you get into the chop it will give the...

Sydney Boat Show

Come and see us in Sydney this weekend at the Sydney International Boat Show starting this Thursday! The whole range will be on display at the Watersports Marine stand!



Grand Prize Winner

Blair commented that he thought the call was a prank to much laughter from the crowd! He’s 29 and single from Hamilton. He’s a self-employed builder who LOVES game fishing. He’s caught a few marlin, but never a Blue.

My Surtees Memories

It’s our 30 Year Anniversary and we want to celebrate with you!

Get ready for the Baitmates Comp!

The Hirepool Baitemates is starting on Saturday and we want you to be prepared! Here some tips and tricks to make sure you are safe out there:General• Does the VHF work properly?• Is the antenna in good condition?• Check anchor, shackles, chain and warp condition• If you have an...

$300,000 Grand Prize

Everyone who attends the 2023 Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show, having bought their entry ticket either online or at the show will have the chance to go into a draw for the show’s most valuable must-be-won Grand Prize ever.

700 Game Fisher

We have updated our material about the 700 Game Fisher enclosed and open. A new video is explaining the differences, as well as showing two incredible models on the water. Enjoy the photos and the new spec sheet and we are looking forward to building on for you soon.

18th annual Fishing Comp

The 18th annual Surtees Fishing Competition took place in Whititanga again on the 9/10th of February 2023.

30 Year Flash Back Video

Back in 1993 Neil Surtees built himself a boat to handle the notorious Whakatane bar - 30 years later Surtees is still thriving and celebrating their anniversary!

2023 Surtees/Yamaha $300k-plus Grand Prize Boat Show’s most valuable ever!

The Surtees/Yamaha Grand Prize package for the 2023 Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show, will be worth over $300,000 and will be the most valuable must-be-won prize ever offered at a boat show.One of the very first of Surtees’ Limited Edition 30th Anniversary models, this very special 7.5-metre 750 Game Fisher...

Fieldays® 2022

For the first time ever, Surtees will beattending Fieldays®!!