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Sarah and Vaughan are committed to providing superior marine and automotive paint finishing service. We focus highly on our customer relationships, ensuring that all customers leave satisfied.

With over 30 years of combined experience in the marine and automotive industries, Elite Refinishing can provide you a vast range of expertise.


Marine Shield Applicators

We are approved local applicators of Marine Shield. Marine Shield is a new high quality UV protective coating designed for vinyl and marine fabrics. This product reduces the amount of breakdown caused by UV exposure. The Marine Shield products have been given up to a 5 year UV warranty by Resene NZ after in depth testing.

Marine Shield retains its flexibility whilst providing a hard surface which makes the surface easy to clean. It also has a mould inhibiting quality. It has excellent resistance to a number of chemicals like oil, diesel, grease, turps, sunscreen etc.

We can update the appearance of your vinyl boat seats, vinyl head linings, fenders, inflatable dinghy etc. and they have an extensive range of colours too including fluorescent, pearl and metallic.

Our Services

What we can do for you

We can handle all your automotive painting project’s whether it’s a classic restoration, minor touch ups, rust repair and panel damage work, plastic welding and insurance work. Talk to us about Marine Shield Headlights Recovery system - we can transform your UV damaged milky and faded headlights to look clear again.


We can undertake all your marine painting requirements – we have a maintenance wharf located outside our premises in Picton Harbour.
We also undertake marina work and we have access to haul out facilities nearby our premises.
We have vast experience in rectifying leaking windows, marine varnishing, teak restoration work – replacing teak decks, replacing teak plugs, teak brightening etc.
We can handle all interior alterations or repairs too, whether it be a leaking freezer, tracing leaks, cabinetry alterations, you name it.


We can apply Propspeed to your vessel’s underwater metal surfaces. Propspeed is a non-toxic silicone based product that ensures your drive gear to stay free of marine growth, Propspeed has been known for increasing fuel efficiency due to this fact.