Boat hire from $300 - $385 per day phone 035 380 030
Phone Dave to book your boat 035 380 030
For cruising phone 035 380 030
Having fun on the water phone 035 380 030
For relaxation & fishing phone 035 380 030
At the Nelson Lakes phone 035 380 030
Or the Abel Tasman phone Dave 035 380 030
Commercial hire phone 035 380 030
Just add water - book today phone 035 380 030

  our boats 200        boat 7 costs 200


About us

Our fleet of 1650 Fisher Stabicraft trailer boats are MOSS Certified for commercial and pleasure use. Available all year round. Surveyed to carry 5 people aged 5 years and over. Please note under 5's are subject to an additional disclaimer. We are closed on public holidays for pick up and delivery. Boats need to be collected prior to a public holiday. Hiring our boats is easy just phone 0800 FIZZ BOAT (3499 2628) or 035 380 030 fill in our on line booking form or E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your requirements and contact details.

Boat Hire Costs

  • $300 per day 1st April - 20th December: Minimum hire: 1 Day 
  • $385 per day 21st December - 5th January: please note 2 day Minimum Hire over this period. Early booking is advised.
  • $400 Per day 1 day hires 21st - 23th December 27th - 30th  3rd-6th January pick up only: subject to availability 
  • $350 per day 6th January - 31st March : Minimum hire: 1 Day     
  • Water toys: Ski biscuits, knee boards, water skis, fishing rods etc are also available to hire, see our fun stuff page for full details. All prices include GST@15%

Self drive criteria requirements     

  • Age 20 years and over
  • Sound boating knowledge and experience  
  • Familiar with New Zealand Maritime rules 
  • All skippers will require a safety briefing 
  • A Bond of $1,500 NZ is required (see bond details here)

On the day      

  • Safety briefing, this can be on the day of hire or by prior arrangement in advance. please allow up to 1 hour for the briefing.
  • Boats can be picked up from our base at Driftwood House 52 Marsden Road, Stoke, Nelson. 
  • Pick up can be the day before, depending on availability, please ring to arrange a time.  
  • Pick ups from 7am and returns by 7pm on day of hire. Late returns will be subject to an additional fee. 
  • Boats are supplied fully fuelled and have to be returned fully fuelled. 

Our boats are ideal for a diverse array of water activities Pleasure and Commercial these include

  • Water skiing / Knee boarding / Inflatables / Scuba diving / Snorkelling / Fishing
  • Family days out exploring the coastline 
  • Corporate Events & Entertaining
  • Pick up from Stoke Nelson
  • Delivery available to Kaiteriteri Abel Tasman,Goldern Bay and the Marlborough Sounds. Subject to driver availability. 

Our 2 day practical Power Boat training course                                        Gift vouchers available       

The Diverse Boat Company Ltd. Provides all regulation safety equipment. Fully insured and licensed. MOSS certified

Operational area: Farewell Spit in Golden Bay to Tory Channel in the Marlborough Sounds & Nelson lakes