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Flexible Locator Beacon Hire

89 Outlets Nationwide

Convenient Different Location Pick-Up & Return Service

Over 600 Top-Rated ACR PLBs for Hire 
Each Comes with a Pouch and Belt
Dependable, Compact, and Rugged for Your Safety
Rent a Beacon for Your Next Outdoor Adventure 
Hiking, Cycling, Hunting, Fishing"

We offer a convenient different location pick-up and return service across our network of 89 hire outlets, featuring over 600 highly rated ACR Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs). Each hire includes a pouch and belt for ease of carrying. Our PLBs, notably the ResQLink™, are reliable, compact, and built tough, making them ideal for a wide range of outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, hunting, and fishing. In the event of an emergency, the GPS-enabled ResQLink PLB will transmit your location to a network of search and rescue satellites, ensuring rapid response. We provide 24/7 support to pass on vital information to search and rescue teams. Count on our hired PLBs, which have been instrumental in numerous rescues, to be your safety companion on your adventures.

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Locator Beacon Hire outlets

We only hire the highly rated ACR ResQLink GPS Locator Beacons

PLB Rental also includes a pouch and belt  

 

PLB Hire Costs: No hidden cost like other Places 

our prices are the best for both sales and hire


1 Day - $15 = is our minimum
3 Days - $30 =  $10 per day
1 Week - $40 = $5.71 per day

2 weeks - $70 = $5.00 per day
$30 per additional week

Any hire over $100 gets a 20% discount

 

 

RESPONSIBLE USE OF PERSONAL LOCATOR BEACONS PLBs

These Personal Locator Beacons are a distress signaling device of last resort, for use when all other means of self-rescue have been exhausted; where the situation is grave and imminent and the loss of life, limb, eyesight or valuable property will occur without assistance.

Deliberate misuse will incur a severe penalty


PLB Hire Outlets and Information

 

North Island PLB Hire

 

 

Auckland CBD:

Macpac Queen street:

151 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 09 889 9602

 

Auckland Albany:

Macpac  Albany

Albany Mega Centre shop t16, 140 Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 09 448 2539

 

Auckland - Botany 
Hunting & Fishing.

5 Te Koha Road, East Tamaki, Auckland 2013

PH 09 271 4421

 

Auckland East Tamaki:

Macpac  East Tamaki

Botany Town Centre 588 Chapel Road, East Tamaki, Auckland 2016

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 09 889 9600

Auckland Mount Wellington:

Macpac  Sylvia Park

Shop N209, Sylvia Park Shopping Centre 286 Mount Wellington Highway, Mount Wellington, Auckland 1060

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 7PM

PH 09 574 5552

Auckland Mount Albert:    

Macpac  St Lukes

S812, Level 2 Westfield, 80 Saint Lukes Road, Mount Albert, Auckland 1025

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 09 846 5973

Auckland NewMarket:

Macpac NewMarket

255 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland 1023

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 09 913 4390

Auckland Onehunga:

Macpac  Onehunga

Dress Smart Onehunga 151 Dress Onehunga, Onehunga, Auckland 1061

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5PM

PH 09 218 8545

Auckland Silverdale:

Macpac  Silverdale

Shop 14, Silverdale Centre, 61 Silverdale Street, Silverdale 0932

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 09 426 3587

Auckland Westgate:

Wesgate Macpac

Tenancy F1C Westgate Shopping Centre,

7 Fred Taylor Drive, Westgate, Auckland 0657

09 5745553

Cambridge: 
Cambridge i-SITE Visitor Centre

Corner Queen and Victoria Streets

79 Queen Street, Cambridge 3450

PH 07 823 3456

 

​Coromandel: 
DOC. Kauaeranga Visitor Centre

995 Kauaeranga Valley Road, Coromandel Forest Park 3577

PH 07 867 9080


Gisborne: 
Gisborne i-SITE Visitor Centre . 
209 Grey Street, Gisborne, Tairawhiti,

PH 06 868 6139

Hamilton Chartwell:

Macpac  Chartwell

Shop S240, Westfield, Chartwell Shopping Centre 201 Hukanui Road, Chartwell, Hamilton 3210

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 07 853 2478

Hamilton Te rapa:

Macpac  Te rapa

951 Te Rapa Road Te Awa Mall at The Base Cnr of Te Rapa Road & Avalon Drive, Waikato, Hamilton 3200

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 07 958 7689

Hamilton CBD

Macpac Hamilton CBD

501 Victoria Street

Shop 64, Centre Place Shopping Centre

Hamilton, 3204

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM sunday 5pm

Ph 07 834 1168

 

 


Kaitaia: 
Far North I-Site Visitor information centre

Corner of Matthews Avenue & South Road. Kaitaia
PH 09 408 9450

 

 

Katikati:

Fire Up Sports

3a Marshall Place

Katikati 3129

07 549 0382


​Levin: 
Swazi Apparel Ltd.

94 Oxford Street, Horowhenua, Levin 5510, New Zealand

PH 06 368 4130

 

 

Lower Hutt:

Macpac Queensgate:

Queensgate Shopping Centre, Shop 239 Queens Dr &, Bunny Street, Lower Hutt 5011

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 04 831 3092


Masterton:
O H C Ltd   

3 Jackson street, Masterton 5810
PH 06 377 5535.

Napier:

Macpac  Napier

202-216 Hastings Street, Napier South, Napier 4110

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 06 834 3579

 

New Plymouth:

Macpac New Plymouth

28 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 06 758 7209

New Plymouth:
Hunting & Fishing

35 Ocean View Parade, Moturoa

New Plymouth 4310

PH 06 757 2255

Ohakune

Ruapehu i-SITE Visitors Centre

54 Clyde Street Ohakune 4625

PH 06 385 8427

 

​Opotiki   
Opotiki i-Site Visitors Centre.

70 Bridge Street, Opotiki  

PH 07 315 3031

 

Paihia - Bay of Islands 

Bay of Islands i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

The Wharf, Marsden Road.  Paihia

PH 09 402 7345

Palmerston North:

Macpac  Palmerston North

The Plaza Shop 2, The Plaza, Palmerston North 4410

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 06 354 1476

 

 

Petone:

Macpac  Petone

4 Jackson Street, Petone, Wellington 5012

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 04 586 8951

 

Rotorua:

Macpac  Rotorua

1269 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua 3010

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 07 348 5287

 


Rotorua: 
Hamills.

1271 Feton St, Rotorua

PH 07 348 3147

 

Taranaki 

Egmont National Park Visitor Centre

2879 Egmont Rd
Egmont National Park

PH 06 756 0990

 


Taumarunui: 
Taumarunui i-SITE Visitors Centre
116 Hakiaha Street Taumarunui

PH 07 895 7494
 

 

Taupo:

Macpac Taupo

45 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 07 213 2842

Tauranga:

Macpac  Tauranga

111 Grey Street, Tauranga 3110

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 07 928 0525

Tauranga:

Macpac  Mount Maunganui

Bayfair Shopping Centre Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116

Open 7days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 07 808 2244

Tauranga 
Tauranga Hunting & Fishing

65 Chapel Street Tauranga

PH 07 928 4303
 

 

Te Aroha

Te Aroha i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

102 Whitaker Street, Te Aroha 3320

PH 07-884 8052


Turangi:  
Turangi Marine

75 Atirau Road, Turangi 3334

PH 07 386 8474

Wanganui: 
Harrisons HireMaster Wanganui

26 Churton Street Wanganui.

PH 06 345 7017


Whakapapa: 

Whakapapa i-SITE 

Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre
Whakapapa Village
State Highway 48
Mt Ruapehu  3951

PH  07 892 3729

 

Wellington:

Macpac Wellington

4 Willis Street, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 04 801 6240

 

South Island PLB Hire

Arthurs Pass: 
Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre

80 West Coast Road, Arthur's Pass

PH 03 318 9211

 

Ashburton: 

Mobil Ashburton

714 East Street, Netherby, Ashburton

PH 03 307 7140

Asburton:

Asburton Macpac

38 Kermode Street,

Ashburton 7700

03-307 0207

Blenhiem:

Macpac  Blenhiem

65 Market Street, Blenheim 7201

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 579 2954

 

Christchurch Central:

Macpac Columbo St

710 Colombo Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 03-421 6507

Christchurch Hornby:

Macpac Hornby

Hornby Mega Centre, 350 Main South Road, Hornby, Christchurch 8042

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 349 6089

Christchurch Papanui:

Macpac Northlands

Northlands Shopping Centre

55 Main North Road, Papanui, Christchurch 8052

Open 7days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 03 354 9519

Christchurch Riccarton:

Macpac Tower Junction

1/7A Mandeville Street, Riccarton, Christchurch 8011

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 371 9342

Christchurch Riccarton:

Macpac Riccarton       

Westfield Riccarton

Shop 237/129 Riccarton Road, Riccarton, Christchurch 8011

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 9PM

PH 03-569 3444

 

Christchurch: 
Hunting & Fishing.

75 Clarence Street, Christchurch

PH 03 343 0212


Cromwell: 

Hunting & Fishing Central Otago.

7 lles St. Cromwell.

PH 03 445 4830
 

 

Dunedin:

Macpac Dunedin:            

286 George Street, Dunedin Central, Dunedin 9016

Open ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 471 7316

Frankton:              
Macpac Frankton:

Shop C-10, Queenstown, Central Shopping Centre 19 Grant Road, Frankton, Queenstown 9300
Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM
PH 03-746 7114

 

Frankton: 
Mobil Frankton

1 McBride Street, Frankton, Queenstown

PH 03 442 2077
 


Frans Josef: 
Franz Josef DOC Visitor Centre

69 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier

PH 03 752 0360


Greymouth: 
Greymouth i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

164 Mackay Street, Greymouth, West Coast, New Zealand.

PH 03 768 7080

 

Invercargill:

Macpac Invercargill            

97 Leven Street, Invercargill 9810

Open 7 days ⋅ 9am - 5:30PM

PH 03-214 9056

Kurow

Kurow Museum & Information Centre

57 Bledisloe Street, Kurow

Ph 03 436 0950

 

Milford Sound: 

Milford Sound Lodge,

State Highway 94, Milford Sound

PH 03 249 8071


Mt Cook: 

Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre, 

1 Larch Grove Road, Mount Cook National Park
PH 03 435 1186

 

Nelson:

Macpac Nelson           

126 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010

Open ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 569 3400


Oamaru: 

Presence on Harbour

1 Harbour Street, South Hill, Oamaru 9400

Hours Open - 10.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. daily

https://presenceonharbour.co.nz/
PH 027 349 0865

Ohau

Lake Ohau Lodge 

2295 Lake Ohau Road, Lake, Ohau 

PH 03 438 9885 

Omarama:

Omarama Information Centre

4 Omarama Av

Omarama 9412

ph 0800 266 5226

ph 027 410 6524

 

 

Queenstown:

Macpac Queenstown

44 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 6PM

PH 03-568 8549


Queenstown: 
Queenstown Visitor Centre

50 Stanley Street

PH 03 442 7935

Rakaia: 

Mobil Rakaia.

50 Bridge Street, Rakaia
PH 03 3027040


Rangiora: 
Hunting and Fishing.

343b Flaxton Road, Waimakariri, Rangiora
PH 03 313 1313

 

Rangiora:

Macpac Rangiora

188 High Street, Rangiora 7400

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5PM

PH 021 546 339


Reefton: 
Reefton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre.

69 Broadway, Reefton
PH 03 732 8391

 


Stewart Island: 
DOC Visitor Centre, 

15 Main Road, Oban

PH 03 219 0002
 


Te anau: 
Caltex Te Anau

33 Luxmore Drive, TE ANAU

PH 03 249 7140

Tekapo

BeSpoke Bike Tours NZ

16 Murray Place, Lake Tekapo 7945

Ph 021 151 3742

Please Phone in advance to confirm drop-off arrangements as it is possible that we are sometimes away transporting clients

 

Timaru:

Macpac Timaru:              

301 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 686 9290


Tuatapere: 
Mobil Service Station,

20 Orawia Road, Tuatapere
PH 03 226 6475

Twizel

Twizel Information Centre

18 Market Place, Twizel

Ph 03 435 3124

Twizel

Cycle Journeys Twizel

3 Benmore Place, Twizel 7901

Ph 03 435 0578

Wanaka:

Macpac Wanaka  

45 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9305

Open 7 days ⋅ Closes 5:30PM

PH 03 428 4144

Wanaka: 
Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre

1 Ballantyne Road, Wanaka

PH 03 443 7660
 


Waikaia: 
Waikaia Store & Café.

37 Blaydon Street Waikaia. 
PH 03 202 7818

 

 

Westport:

Westport iSite

123 Palmerston Street

Wesport  7825

03 789 6658

              


 

 

RESPONSIBLE USE OF LOCATOR BEACONS


These Personal Locator Beacons are a distress signaling device of last resort, for use when all other means of self-rescue have been exhausted; where the situation is grave and imminent and the loss of life, limb, eyesight or valuable property will occur without assistance.

Deliberate misuse will incur a severe penalty.

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