Grand prize up for grabs at 2018 Hutchwilco NZ Boat Show

The grand prize includes Surtees 750 Game Fisher, valued at more than $207,000

Visitors at this year’s Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show at ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane, Auckland will stand a chance to win a grand prize, valued at more than $207,000—possibly the highest value must-be-won prize offered at any boat show around the world.

The prize includes a Surtees 750 Game Fisher (enclosed cabin), powered by twin Yamaha 150HP XCA Digital Electronic Control (DEC) four-stroke engines.

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Surtees 750 Game Fisher features

  • Enclosed cabin, providing full protection from the elements
  • Spacious cockpit
  • Plenty of clever storage
  • A fully-plumbed livebait tank
  • Intuitive dash fitted with Garmin electronics
  • Five-piece safety glass windscreen
  • 80-litre fresh water tank
  • Alcohol stove for cooking
  • A 42-litre Engel fridge

Surtees SiQ™  technology

The 750 Game Fisher comes with Surtees’ SiQ technology and features. SiQ  includes Surtees’ Anti-Roll™ ballast stability control with Anti-Roll Lock™, Razortech™ smooth riding hull, Touch Deck™ super rigid hull construction, Safety Buoyancy airtight flotation compartments, Quik-Hitch™ trailer catch system, and a Surtees 10-year warranty.


The 750 Game Fisher sports Yamaha’s latest 150hp four-stroke engines with a top speed of at least 43 knots and a cruising range of more than 250 nautical miles.

It also features digital gauges, a dual binnacle control box, and Yamaha’s premium Digital Electronic Control (DEC) technology. 

The Surtees/Yamaha Grand Prize will sit on a top-of-the-line Epic trailer worth almost $18,000 and comes complete with a Balex Auto Boat Loader and a comprehensive $10,000-plus Garmin electronics package.

Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show 2018 tickets

Tickets to the show are available online until 10 May and are priced at $18 each. You can also opt for a Mates’ Rate package that has 10 tickets for the price of eight. All tickets bought online will also automatically go into the draw to win a powered Viking Kayaks package, worth more than $8000.

For more details on the prize package and show, visit

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