The Marina Industries Association (MIA) has announced that Auckland’s Westhaven Marina has been awarded with their 4 Gold Anchor accreditation, Auckland Council reports. The Global Gold Anchor is an international accreditation which requires a rigorous assessment of a marina’s services, procedures and facilities. It involves an independent audit of 86 criteria across all areas of the business plus a customer survey. The marina has grown steadily since 1946 and is the Southern Hemisphere’s largest recreational marina.