We are a boutique boat-building business based in West Auckland, New Zealand, dating back to 1986. Smuggler builds and sells, factory direct, a wide range of fibreglass tenders and family cruisers from 4.5m to 11.5 m. Our inhouse design team and ability to custom finish tenders gives owners, captains and crew unique choice and control to spec and build a craft that suits their individual requirements. A growing number of superyachts around the globe have Smuggler tenders gracing their decks, and garages. Working with clients such as S/Y Mondango, S/Y Valquest, M/Y Diamond A, M/Y Ulysses and S/Y Imagine, as well enders developed on NZ’s unpredictable waters. Put simply, the ultimate ride. as yards and designers, and captains and crew direct, we have established a reputation for excellent service, outstanding quality, on-time delivery and unparalleled confidence in product, and many have come back time and time again. All Smuggler tenders feature performance and ride comfort developed from years of boating on New Zealand’s unpredictable waters. Simply put, they feature the ultimate ride. The world has become a very small place with the way we now communicate and move freight around the world. Buying a tender from the other side of the world is now effortless.
Smuggler Marine had an impressive line-up of 11 boats at the recent Auckland On Water Boat Show, including two new models, the Strata 780SS and the Strata 580.
Press Release 06 Oct 2017