New Regional Harbourmaster
Martin Moore is the Hawke’s Bay Regional Council’s new Regional Harbourmaster and started at work this week.
Captain Moore was previously Deputy Harbourmaster since 2011. He is a Registered Marine Surveyor and was a Foreign Going Master Mariner until 1985.
His main focus this year will be a review of the region’s Navigation Safety Bylaws. He also aims to continue with HBRC’s boat safety and lifejacket education in schools programme.
He takes over from Phil Norman who retired after being in the role since 2011.
For more information on the Harbourmaster role - www.hbrc.govt.nz, search #harbourmaster
Martin Moore |P 027 445 5592
Susan Wylie, Senior Communications Coordinator|P 06 835 9208, 027 256 854
27 May 2016