About some boats

Working across a sweeping array of projects, Rod Marler, director of design and place at Panuku Development Auckland, stands at the helm of a titanic portion of Auckland’s built future. Yet one special, not so well-known, maritime project where restoration work has just begun is close to his heart.

Whatever floats your boat...

Emirates Team New Zealand has succeeded in its mission to bring the Auld Mug back to Aotearoa, continuing a long tradition of amazing floating things that have emanated from our remote islands. Here are some other great water-based New Zealand innovations.