Auckland Coastguard sits at the heart of marine search and rescue to the wider Auckland region. Over 150 volunteers are responsible for crewing our three specialist rescue vessels every day of the year, 24/7. Our vision is to ensure everybody is safe on the water. We save lives through rescue, education, communication and example. We are based at the Marine Rescue centre in Auckland. Auckland Coastguard has been an rescuing people from disasters and life-threatening situations while at sea for over 75 years and we are very proud of our reputation and standing in the community.