Welcome to Dale Boat Builders

Established in 1976, Dale Boat Builders is well known in the Central North Island for high quality workmanship.

We are an experienced team offering total co-ordination for designing, layout, refurnishing and installations with the expertise of craftsmen. Based on the banks of the Waikato river, at the edge of Lake Taupo, we are able to offer convenient haul-out services, with some storage options available.

Dale Boat Builders specialise in:

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"The ensuing repair returned to us a boat that was, in my opinion, better than before the accident."
Ross & Kay Palmer

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"From delivering our yacht to Joe’s yard ... nothing was too big for Joe’s and his team to handle."
Matt Skilton

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"Living some distance from the marina would normally make it a challenge to organise for annual work ... Joe has made this simple and hassle-free."
Paul & AnaMaria

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