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      • Check out Mahara on pole moorings
        • 22 Jun 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Tue, 22/06/2021 - 18:30 - 21:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  1 Total Volunteer Hours:  15 Checked out Mahara on Pole Mooring 13 for Harbour Ranger.  Found in good condition.  Continued with training, helm and local area familiarisation.  Moored at wharf at Whitireia.  Checked mooring at Onepoto.  Demonstrated night reflection on channel markers. Wind dropped away from 10 knot S.  Went through high tide at 2000 hours  sea slight Vessel Details Length:  11.00m Resources Attendees:  Portersnz MikeyC Polarbear Torrey Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus
        • Not tagged
        • -41.125595, 174.841473


      • Support of Plimmerton Mid Winter Swim
        • 20 Jun 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Sun, 20/06/2021 - 10:00 - 13:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  100 Total Volunteer Hours:  17 Launched at Mana Marina went to Plimmerton Beach.  Stood off 50 to 100 metres off shore.  1 to 1.5 Meter surf.  Waited until last swimmer left water 35 m minutes after start.  Two team members on shore with 4WD.  Good coms.  Rained throughout swim. Vessel Details Length:  0.00m Resources Attendees:  Devine bvinnell dfranks MikeyC Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus
        • Not tagged
        • -41.074591, 174.858224


      • Turn around vessel in berth
        • 15 Jun 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Tue, 15/06/2021 - 18:30 - 21:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  18 Moved vessel out of berth, turned around and put back into berth using ropes in 5 knot NE.  Then qualifying swim Vessel Details Length:  14.00m Resources Attendees:  Weedoogie MikeyC Polarbear Stevensea Torrey Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus
        • Not tagged
        • -41.101475, 174.870586


      • Broken down runabout adrift offshore
        • 10 Jun 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Tue, 08/06/2021 - 18:30 - 22:30 Operation Type:  SAROP Cat 1 People Assisted:  3 Total Volunteer Hours:  40 Multiple reports of a vessel with 3 or 4 POB broken down (via victim to Police on 111) or overdue (family to CG Ops Centre and friends to CG Mana public phone). Location (estimate) varied between 6NM of coastline between Makara and Little Titahi Bay. Limited comms from victim via 1 cellphone that was down to 20% battery. Information very confused and unreliable. Started with coastline search and trying to identify potential lights. Received TXT indicating we had gone past them and they had drifted further out near Mana Island. Spotted a orange flickering light about 3NM in the distance. Vessel Details Length:  5.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF Portersnz Weedoogie Jake_Presling Mark Presling MikeyC Neil Cornwell Polarbear Stevensea Torrey CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1 read more
        • Not tagged
        • -41.091389, 174.726389


      • Tow 40 foot launch from Fishermans table to marina
        • 26 May 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Wed, 26/05/2021 - 13:25 - 18:55 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  4 Total Volunteer Hours:  27 Vessel broken down at Fisherman's Table, in 30 metres water.  Tried battery pack to start with no luck.  Towed to Outer Reef then MR1 transfered tow and took to berth on A pier.  All went well average speed 3 knots,5 knot wind slight seas. Vessel Details Length:  14.00m Resources Attendees:  dfranks Portersnz Weedoogie Trevor Burgess warwick.bayne CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus
        • Not tagged
        • -40.985071, 174.937007


      • Move H28 from F pier to travelift
        • 25 May 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Tue, 25/05/2021 - 18:30 - 21:45 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  16 Move Summer Winds (H28) from berth F Pier to travelift Bay.  Wind 10knots gusting 15 SE.  Cloud and king tides. Went up channel and identified lead lights.  Tested new spot light found to be very good.  Went into small beach other side of launching ramp and identified landing and mooring points as an alternative to gettinhg into marina Resources Attendees:  Weedoogie MikeyC Polarbear Stevensea Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus
        • Not tagged
        • -41.10042, 174.866813


      • Move H28 from breastworks to berth
        • 20 May 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Thu, 20/05/2021 - 15:30 - 19:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  20 Moved H28 Shamara from breastworks to berth E40 (southern side).  Notherly 20 Knot. Low light.  Rafted up and all went to plan.  assisted owner in turning boat around in berth to be bow out Vessel Details Length:  10.00m Resources Attendees:  Portersnz Weedoogie Neil Cornwell Polarbear Trevor Burgess
        • Not tagged
        • -41.100459, 174.866844


      • Move H28 from travelift bay to berth
        • 17 May 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Mon, 17/05/2021 - 18:30 - 21:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  15 Prepared to move H28, wind gusting 25 to 30 knot NW.  Route to berth varable wind direction, vessel on inide corner of fairway sticks out by a metre making turning with NW hazardous.  Finger on Western side with vessel with prominent anchor protruding outside berth pole line.  Too high a risk to attempt so aborted.  Stopped at 2 x yachts with bad hallard slap and remedied.  Went through two fire drills and an abandon ship. Vessel Details Length:  8.55m Resources Attendees:  Portersnz Weedoogie Polarbear Stevensea Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus read more
        • Not tagged
        • -41.10065, 174.866226


      • Removal of log navigation hazard
        • 16 May 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Sun, 16/05/2021 - 08:30 - 12:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  0 Total Volunteer Hours:  24 A large log was reported to be partially submerged, but stuck in the same position, near Plimmerton Boating Club that was a significant boating hazard. The Harbour Master asked us to attempt to recover it to remove the hazard. We were able to get a line onto it and towed it back to Mana Cruising Club, where we towed it up the launching ramp with the 4x4.  Vessel Details Length:  11.00m Resources Attendees:  Devine Weedoogie Jake_Presling Mark Presling NZ Tuatara zanebublitz CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.075556, 174.8486


      • Bath Tub Race - Safety Boat for MCC
        • 27 Mar 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Sat, 27/03/2021 - 14:30 - 17:00 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  10 Safety boat for Mana Cruising club bath tub race.  Traine split helm and undertook MOB exercise Vessel Details Length:  4.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF Weedoogie NZ Tuatara Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus Toyota Prado
        • Not tagged
        • -41.099858, 174.866608


      • Assist VIP breakdown at Mana
        • 27 Mar 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Sat, 20/03/2021 - 15:00 - 17:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  10 Brekdown at Mana.  Passed over start pack.  Vessel started, shadowed back to Plimmerton Boat Club Vessel Details Length:  6.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF Jason Hall Polarbear Trevor Burgess
        • Not tagged
        • -41.082327, 174.792137


      • Breakdown 11032021
        • 15 Mar 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Thu, 11/03/2021 - 19:15 - 20:15 Operation Type:  SAROP Cat 1 People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  9 vessel reported broken down (fuel problem) somewhere in the Titahi Bay/Mana Island area with 2 POB. Cell phone coms, no radio, small runabout, new to the owner. MR1 and MR2 responded to the reported area, vessel was located at anchor after drifting in towards the rocks western end of Whitireia Park, Crew wearing PFD's, vessel had run out of fuel MR1 connected a tow and took them back to the Mana Marina (long tow, then raft up) Vessel Details Length:  4.00m Resources Attendees:  Devine Chris Darch CMFF Jason Hall espi NZ Tuatara Trevor Farmer warwick.bayne zanebublitz
        • Not tagged
        • -41.092949, 174.837627


      • Member Tow 04032021 : B35 to lift out wharf
        • 7 Mar 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Thu, 04/03/2021 - 17:00 - 19:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  1 Total Volunteer Hours:  17 Large launch was  rafted from B35 to lift out wharf. Problem with stern leg that would not operate. launch had no propulsion or steering Vessel Details Length:  10.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF Jason Hall sarge espi NZ Tuatara Trevor Farmer warwick.bayne CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.100447, 174.867267


      • Broken down runabout
        • 18 Feb 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Thu, 18/02/2021 - 11:00 - Fri, 19/02/2021 - 02:00 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  90 4.7m runabout with 2POB broken down whilst doing a late night fishing session. MR1 was dispatched to tow them home from just past Te Rewarewa Point to Mana Marina. As they were not a member they were billed for 1hr at $280/hr. Vessel Details Length:  4.70m Resources Attendees:  Devine CMFF dfranks Mark Presling Neil Cornwell zanebublitz CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.05535, 174.83215


      • EPIRB 01022021
        • 1 Feb 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Mon, 01/02/2021 - 14:30 - 18:55 Operation Type:  SAROP Cat 1 People Assisted:  4 Total Volunteer Hours:  8 5 metre runabout, 3 adults, 1 child, had been fishing/diving in and around Ohau Bay. Engine would not go into forward gear (gearbox failure). No cell cover, Weather came up and they were concerned for safety so activated their EPIRB. Helo located them, MR1 & crew completed the recovery Vessel Details Length:  5.00m Resources Attendees:  Weedoogie Mark Presling CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.24311, 174.651494


      • Amazing Grace 21/01/21
        • 21 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Thu, 21/01/2021 - 17:00 - 20:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  31 Amazing Grace (modified lifeboat)was used as a tow exercise for pre operational assessment training 1) crew briefed and were to develop an operations plan, this was reviewed by the crews of MR1/MR2. a final plan was approved by the 2 x masters. 2) Plan was completed, pre-event planning included taking mooring rings up to the poles, briefimg the owner, setting the rafting system up. 3) Olan was executed, not hazards developed that were not planned for, event completed with no errors. Vessel Details Length:  12.00m Resources Attendees:  Chris Darch CMFF Jason Hall sarge espi NZ Tuatara Trevor Farmer warwick.bayne zanebublitz CRV's Used:  CRV Pelorus Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.106919, 174.86166


      • Yacht with water pump issues and no wind
        • 15 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Sat, 16/01/2021 - 04:00 - 08:00 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  5 Total Volunteer Hours:  28 A yacht with a family on board (2 adults, 3 children) were motoring from Mana to Marlborough Sounds in light winds for a holiday when their water pump failed. Because there was no wind they were unable to make any headway sailing into the tide. MR1 was dispatched to to them home to Mana Marina. Vessel Details Length:  11.00m Resources Attendees:  Mobiinz CMFF Jake_Presling Jason Hall Mark Presling NZ Tuatara Trevor Farmer
        • Not tagged
        • -41.0872, 174.735


      • Broken down runabout nestled in the rocks
        • 15 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Fri, 15/01/2021 - 22:45 - Sat, 16/01/2021 - 02:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  3 Total Volunteer Hours:  30 Coastguard Radio received a call from the wife/partner of a man who had managed to get a SMS message to her to say they (3 POB, including an 11 year old boy) had broken down and needed assistance from near Pukerua Bay. Vessel Details Length:  5.00m Resources Attendees:  Mobiinz CMFF Mark Presling Neil Cornwell Polarbear NZ Tuatara warwick.bayne zanebublitz CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1 read more
        • Not tagged
        • -41.032865, 174.870096


      • Launch broken down
        • 15 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Fri, 15/01/2021 - 17:45 - 20:15 Operation Type:  SAROP Cat 1 People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  15 12.
        • Not tagged
        • -41.066175, 174.81617


      • Non-member breakdown at Open Bay
        • 13 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Wed, 13/01/2021 - 20:00 - 22:30 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  3 Total Volunteer Hours:  22 4.5m runabout, red and white, 3 POB, at anchor south end of Open Bay. Non-member, called Police, was told there would be a charge from CG which they agreed to. As we were heading out we contacted him via SMS to say we were on our way. He called back and said that someone had just taken them under tow and they no longer needed our assistance. Vessel Details Length:  4.50m Resources Attendees:  Mobiinz CMFF dfranks Jake Mark Presling Neil Cornwell espi Polarbear warwick.bayne CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.121293, 174.795766


      • Shalamar 060121
        • 7 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Wed, 06/01/2021 - 13:00 - 14:00 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  4 Shalamar running on one engine across the strait. CGM on standby to support. As the entered the marina MR1 was used to assist getting into the berth Vessel Details Length:  10.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF GregoryJeames Neil Cornwell Trevor Farmer
        • Not tagged

      • OP Diver Support 060121
        • 7 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Wed, 06/01/2021 - 16:00 - 18:10 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  6 2 divers operating in the marina entrance channel, MR2 working as diver guard/support Divers installed new outer mark, with assistance from MR2 crew Resources Attendees:  CMFF GregoryJeames Trevor Farmer
        • Not tagged

      • Yacht needing assistance into marina
        • 7 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Fri, 01/01/2021 - 12:00 - Thu, 07/01/2021 - 14:50 Operation Type:  CG Operation (good samaritan) People Assisted:  4 Total Volunteer Hours:  1027 32ft yacht with motor issues, 2 pob (inc 2 small children) sailed back across Cook Strait but needed assistance to get into marina. Arranged a rendezvous time just inside north end of Mana Island. Once they got closer to the channel we took them under tow and brought them to their berth in Mana Marina. Vessel Details Length:  10.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF GregoryJeames Katestewart Mark Presling NZ Tuatara Trevor Farmer warwick.bayne CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.077704, 174.804883


      • Broken steering
        • 5 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Tue, 05/01/2021 - 11:00 - 15:00 Operation Type:  SAROP Cat 1 People Assisted:  2 Total Volunteer Hours:  16 7m runabout had steering failure whilst anchored up diving/fishing on the west coast near Boom Rock. They called CG Radio and gave their location as Titahi Bay. MR1 responded and was unable to locate the vessel anywhere in the Titahi Bay area and their phone was out of coverage. Escalated to Police to assist with enquiring about their location (as we had no way of contacting them). Police eventually managed to get a call connected long enough for them to say 4km south of Titahi Bay. We found them 3.6NM (6.6km) south of Titahi Bay and towed them home to Mana Marina. Vessel Details Length:  7.00m Resources Attendees:  CMFF Mark Presling Neil Cornwell Trevor Burgess CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.148522, 174.773097


      • Overdue diver at Owhiro Bay
        • 5 Jan 2021
        • Coastguard Mana
        • Operation Details Date/Time:  Wed, 30/12/2020 - 12:00 - 12:30 Operation Type:  SAROP Cat 1 People Assisted:  1 Total Volunteer Hours:  3 Whilst returning with a tow job to Plimmerton Boating Club we heard a mayday relay on CH16 from MOC advising vessels in the area of Owhiro Bay that there was a missing/overdue diver in the water, requesting assistance to search for them.  We contacted Police to see if they wanted our assistance to search the area. They requested us to respond to Owhiro Bay and we quickly returned to Mana Marina to take on more fuel and pick up some extra crew.  Whilst preparing to depart we were stood down because the diver was located on shore safe and well. Resources Attendees:  CMFF Mark Presling Neil Cornwell NZ Tuatara Trevor Farmer warwick.bayne CRV's Used:  Mana Rescue 1
        • Not tagged
        • -41.350195, 174.756742


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