Founded in 1974 by Ken Lusty and having been in business for over 40 years and continue to be the leading marine distributor in New Zealand. Ken Lusty and John Blundell’s Wairau Marine Services business merged in 1987 to form Lusty & Blundell as it’s known today, and provide a solution to the demanding New Zealand market driven by boating and leisure – the dream of many!
To this day we provide premium products to our partners ranging from navigation systems, electrical solutions, hydraulics, mechanics, marine electronics, fluid handling and so much more! We are proud distributors of a large number of premium brands including: Raymarine, Vesper AIS, Ocean Signals safety range; rescueME, Xylems Jabsco and Rule pumps and water handling solutions, Muir Winches, Westerbeke generators, Steel head Cranes, Blue Sea Electrical components, CTEK Battery maintenance, Ultraflex steering solutions, Naiad Stabilisers and a large range of electrical cable.
Our head office is based in Albany, on the North Shore of Auckland. We also have branches operating in Tauranga and Whangarei. All of our locations have showrooms with a range of products on display, and we welcome everyone to have a look around and speak to one of the team. Our customers include a dynamic dealer network, talented installers and popular retailers across NZ.