Repower and Boating Specialists

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Welcome to 1st Marine

Solamente Imports Limited, trading as 1st Marine has been a wholesaler importing new and pre owned Outboard motors and vehicles since March 1999. Now for the first time we are selling direct to the public.
Our long term relationships in the Marine industry allows us to source and prepare top quality second hand boat packages.
Our low overhead structure allows us to pass on great direct savings.
We own the property where our dedicated onsite Marine workshop is located next door to the main dealership.
Our dedicated team are here 6 days a week, and often Sundays if not out fishing!
Peter Collins, Managing director, raised in the Fiordland lakes has had a lifelong dedication to boating fun on the water.
Behind the scenes Chin our qualified marine technition along with Talia, are dedicated to preparing and delivering the boat packages that will allow you many years of fun in the sun to come.

All our boats come with...

  • We have direct relationships with NZs leading Finance companies

    You can apply direct from the finance page on our web site.

    Terms conditions and fees apply.

    Warranties also available.

  • Deliveries and trade ins

    We can arrange delivery of boats and outboards anywhere in nz from $150.

    Also happy to trade your old boat or outboard.

  • Onsite service

    All our boat and outboard packages come freshly serviced, trailers have new warrant and rego.

  • Export

    We can arrange shipping to the islands and Australia.

    For overseas sales we can deduct the included 15% gst help arrange shipping email for a quote.


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  • Philip McCormark

    Bluefine 720


    Thanks Peter for the great service. Really appreciate your patience. looking forward to getting this big beast home!
  • Bruce Hodge

    Smuggler RIB


    Big thanks To Peter and the team at 1st Marine. this now now the 7th boat I have brought off the guys. We first met 18 years ago!
    Always the same great service and love the after sales back up. Even… [Read more]
  • Neil Swanny

    Haines Hunter 535


    I would just like to say a big Thank You for the service I have received from 1st Marine.
    The Haines hunter 535 which we kept for just over 2 years. Then as my circumstances changed I took the boat… [Read more]
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