Port Nikau Marine Facilities

Port Nikau offers excellent marine facilities to welcome a wide range of superyachts, recreational vessels and commercial boats.

Superyachts Facilities

Port Nikau offers berthage for up to four superyachts with deepwater floating pontoons and in-water conversation/refit services and equipment.

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Recreational Facilities

Port Nikau is a first-class option for vessels requiring long-term berthage or on-water upgrades, repair and servicing.

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Commercial Facilities

Port Nikau can accommodate a wide range of commercial vessels on its commercial wharves including fishing boats, large commercial boats, tugs, workboats and charter vessels.

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Port Nikau Marine Facilities Overview

  • Access to Port Nikau Marinas

    You will have secure access to the Port Nikau Marinas via keypad access at the gate.

  • In-water conversion/refit services

    We can look after all of your in-water conversion or refit services for a wide range of vessels, including mast removal, in-water painting, and room-to-service masts up to 65m long.

  • Car parking

    There are parking spaces available to you free of charge at Port Nikau’s Marinas.

  • Contractors

    Port Nikau can advise on qualified and reputable contractors and tradespeople. It is the responsibility of the boat owner to ensure that if other contractors are used, they are certified. All contractors must complete a Health and Safety induction on arrival before completing any work. Contact the Marina Manager Blair Smeal to arrange on +64 (027) 423 8064 or marine@portnikau.co.nz>

  • Courtesy cars

    Port Nikau offers the use of a courtesy car for your convenience should you need to get supplies from town. For more information please contact the Marina Manager Blair Smeal to arrange on +64 (027) 423 8064 or marine@portnikau.co.nz> Terms and conditions apply.

  • BBQ area

    A barbeque and patio area is available for cooking and mealtimes.

  • DIY projects facility

    Port Nikau is a ‘DIY Projects’ facility where you can organise your own tradespeople and boat repair or refit experts without additional boat yard fees.

  • Floating pontoons

    Port Nikau has 58 floating pontoons for recreational vessels and one floating pontoon for superyachts. The superyacht pontoon is the ideal set-up for stern-to, Mediterranean style berthage and can accommodate up to four superyachts with a depth of 5.5 metres. Superyacht berths range from 31m to 90m.

  • Fuel

    Port Nikau has a diesel facility available on the main wharf. Port Nikau reserves the right to restrict access to other fuel suppliers. Fuel may only be delivered to vessels by arrangement with Port Nikau. A bunker fee applies – refer to the fuel supplier.

  • Haul Out

    Our neighbours at Port Whangārei Marine Centre offer an efficient haul out service with its 100-tonne and 560-tonne travel lift, an extensive sealed hardstand area, and a full range of marine facilities. Harbourside Boatworks specialises in refits and repairs, yacht joinery, marine painting, conversion projects and insurance work.

  • Internet

    Free WIFI is available in the Marina Facilities. Details will be provided upon your arrival.

  • Laundry

    Laundry facilities are located at the Marina Facilities compound at the end of Pier B. This includes a washing machine and dryer with a fee of $6 per cycle.

  • Mail and deliveries

    Mail delivery is permitted to our Port Nikau Head Office at:

    325 Port Road
    Port Whangārei
    Whangārei 0110

  • Power

    Shore power can be provided to vessels that have a current New Zealand Electrical Warrant of Fitness (EWOF).

  • Project management and vessel management

    Hire a professional to fully project manage your refit or maintenance work, or talk to us about how we can support you to manage your own repairs and refit.

  • Rubbish

    General rubbish and recycling is located at the Marina Facilities Compound at the end of Pier B.

  • Sewage

    Port Nikau provides a land-based pump-out facility at Pier B. Vessels fitted with a toilet must have a functioning black water holding tank that can be discharged here. Discharge of sewage from vessels into the Marina is not allowed.

  • Showers and toilets

    Unisex toilets and showers are located at the Marina Facilities compound at the end of Pier B.

  • Trolleys

    Dock trolleys are available at both facilities.

  • Waste Oil

    Waste oil facilities are available in the overflow carpark at the Port Nikau office.

  • Water

    Drinkable water is available at all berths.