Jimmy Buffit specialises in interior and exterior vessel detailing in Auckland, New Zealand.

Due to New Zealand’s harsh marine environment, vessels require consistent and high quality maintenance to ensure their best longevity and appearance. Only the best products are used and our Team have a wide range of experience detailing yachts and launches.

We offer a range of services that cater to your needs. Our packages include simple “one-off” detailing through to ongoing maintenance programs. Our detailing service will ensure your vessel is kept in pristine conditions all year round.

Exterior Valet

  • Machine cut and polishing

  • Full wash and chamois

  • Stainless polishing

  • Teak cleaning (part 1 and 2)

  • Engine room valet

  • Bilge cleaning

  • Window spot removing

Interior valet

  • Window treatments

  • Steam cleaning and vinyl treatments

  • Carpet shampooing

  • Toilet sanitising

  • Varnishing and wood polishing

Jimmy Buffit are also specialists in Pre-Sale presentation valets, to ensure your vessel stands out from the rest.

Vessel management

We have over 30 vessels in our management portfolio. Each owner has their own detailed management programme, suited best for their needs.

Choosing one of our packages will ensure your vessel is kept in world-class condition – all year round.

Management services

  • Regular wash / polish programs

  • All vessel detailing services
    Engine inspections and service co-ordination

  • Regular running and monitoring of all systems

  • Lift out of co-ordination

  • Anti-fouling and pump out

  • Safety equipment serviced and updated as required

  • Dock line splicing

  • All management Solutions
    Management of out-sourced marine trades

Specialised services

  • Promotion and management of charters

  • Provisioning and catering

  • Initial set up and familiarization to your new vessel

  • Driver training

  • Vessel Delivery by fully qualified skippers

  • The Jimmy Buffit team have strong relationships throughout the marine industry.

    Utilise us and our strong trade accounts for any of your electronic and electrical equipment, structural upgrades and/or mechanical requirements