About Marine North

Marine North team

Marine North is a locally owned and operated business and has been established since 1985. Paul and Tania are the current owners having purchased Marine North in November 2006.

The team at Marine North takes pride in going the extra mile for our customers. From listening to our customers we are able to provide our customers with tailored boat packages to suit personal requirements. Marine North have a great range of used boats as well as being a dealership for some of the most recognised brands in New Zealand waters: Stabicraft, Haines Hunter and Surtees.

Need a new outboard for your boat? Not a problem! Marine North have a fantastic range of new Yamaha. How about a used outboard ? All our used outboards have been mechanically checked to insure they are in good working order before going out on the shop floor. Also a pre-delivery check is done.

We also stock a full range of boat parts and accessories. From GPS systems to replacement trailer lights. If you've lost an anchor, need more rope or just can't find that bung - we can help!

Marine North is complete with a comprehensive workshop for all your servicing needs. Rest assured, your baby will be in safe hands.

Come in and have a chat to our experienced team or contact us with your enquiry.

At Marine North, Boats are our passion too!

Paul Dunn - Owner/Operator

After spending 7 years living in Asia where Paul was a project manager for Nokia, Paul returned to his home base in Whangarei and took over Marine North. He has a passion and vision required to drive an already successful business to even higher levels. With winning the 2014 Westpac Business Supreme Award this proves they have the winning formula.

Paul the General Manager /General dogs body and can be found anywhere from under an engine cowling to closing a boat sale.

Our whole team enjoys being on the water either it be fishing, diving or just being out. Check out our new Demonstrator! Boats are our passion too.

Graeme, Stan & Wendy - Sales

Both Graeme & Stan collectively come with over 45 years experience with sales.

Graeme was in business banking for 20 years and has 29 years experience on the Northland coast doing what he loves most (second to his partner), spear fishing, diving and boating.

Stan has been at Marine North for over 25 years. Basically since the day Marine North was established. Stan also loves fishing and being out on the water.
They are ready to help you design a boat package that suits your boating needs and back pocket. Let them help make your dreams become a reality.

Wendy is the sales key admin support person and there to help you with any application of Yamaha Motor Finance or Yamaha Marine Insurance

Ginge, Aaron, Jason, Ben and Jono - Workshop

We are authorised service agents for Yamaha outboards. Our technicians are fully qualified and have been on extensive training both in NZ and overseas. We ensure that our team is kept up to date with the latest factory service information and technical bulletins. Feel free to email or phone us with your enquiry or booking.

Paul Head - Parts

Paul in parts is what we call him as we now have two Pauls here at Marine North. Paul has 25 years of boating experience and just loves being on the water fishing. Paul has a wealth of knowledge of parts and accessories and ready to help you out