News, Events & Reviews

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®!!

Sea Shepherd's New 610 Game Fisher

This week we had Michael who is the GM of Sea Shepherd New Zealand come to pick up their new 610 Game Fisher.



Cliff Schick is taking the helm at Surtees Boats

No stranger to Surtees Boats, Cliff Schick, takes the helm after 22 years of loyal service

Grand Prize WINNER

Paul bought a ticket to the show for his Dad and, as he was looking at getting himself a boat, bought one for himself, too. Because he had bought his ticket online, he received a free bonus entry into the Grand Prize draw and, as was the case with the...