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Buying a beacon

Here is a list of New Zealand retailers:

Advento Outdoor Gear Aviation Safety Bivouac Outdoor
Burnsco Hunting and Fishing
KiwiGPS Macpac
MapWorld Marine Deals
Rescue Beacon Hire Safety at Sea
Safety Beacons NZ Smart Marine
Wright Technologies    
Auckland - Canoe and Kayak Auckland - Fish City Albany
Auckland - Living Simply Ltd Auckland - KT Services
Auckland - The Big Fish Bait & Tackle Co    
Hamilton - Rollos Marine Hamilton - Fish City
Hamilton - Trek n' Travel    
Tauranga - Mobile Systems Tauranga - Bay Marine Electronics
New Plymouth - West Coast Marine    
Napier - Downunder Pilot Shop Napier - Transport & Marine
Wanganui - Marine Services    
Masterton - The Boast Shed & Autos 06 377 2964    
Kapiti Coast - Boat City Porirua - KP Marine
Petone - Boat Electronics  Wellington - Trig Instruments
Picton - Oddies Marine    
Nelson - Gearshop    
Christchurch - Boat NZ Christchurch - Powerboat Centre
Wanaka - Southern Wild    
Dunedin - Marine & Motorhome Ltd    
Invercargill - Pleasure Marine 03 215 6266 Invercargill - Southland Electronics
Bluff - Southern Ocean Safety    

Buying second-hand

If you are buying a second-hand beacon, ensure it is New Zealand coded, and the battery has not expired.