Boats

Inflatable boats for use at the beach for fishing

Recently we visited Ruby bay and Mapua in the Nelson Bays area and have the pleasure to use and Ocean 320 inflatable boat for fishing straight off the beach. We used it to set our longline and fish off the mouth of the Mapua river near rabbit island. The fishing wasnt great but the boat […]

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Ocean Inflatables now back in Stock at Otago Marine

We have just have a large shipment arrive back in stock at Otago Marine. Check out all models by visiting 333 Kaikorai valley road. Ocean 290 Ocean 320 Ocean 360 Ocean 380 All available in an assortment of colours. Red and Black, Blue and Grey and Black

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Southern Clams or Cockles for Tea

Blueskin Bay just outside Dunedin, surrounded by Warrington, Waitati and Doctor’s Point is one of New Zealand best keep secrets. Why ?? COCKLES or clams. These little beauties are now exported to Europe, yet as Kiwi’s we don’t appreciate the availability and ease of collecting them. Clams certainly sounds better than cockles, however you will not find […]

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Tender Boats

Ocean Inflatables NZ specialises in safe tender boats. Our boat are being snapped up for this purpose. Today I had the pleasure of visiting one of our buyers, Mr Mike Brown at Deborah Bay down the Peninsula near Port Chalmers.   What a beautiful day. Instead of the normal Dunedin Harbour north-easter, I arrived to a […]

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Where are all the Blue Cod Fish ?

Blue cod are a favourite fish here in the deep south. They are plentiful and easy to find if you know the local areas around the southern coast and very tasty.  I love catching them from an inflatable boat .             One of our favourite hunting grounds over the years […]

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Can you fish from inflatable boats

At Ocean Inflatables we love fishing. We also love being able to get in close to rocky outcrops to haul those large snapper or Trevally out of the water and onto the plate that night. Inflatable boats are fantastic for fishing from and are so convenient for fishing that we think everybody should have one. […]

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What is an inflatable boat ?

An inflatable boat is a pontoon boat made with flexible rigid PVC (triple layered in most cases) and is designed to be very lightweight and easily transported. The boat has round sides as shown below The sides are inflated with air from a foot pump or a small electric pump and the sides fill up […]

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