Welcome to Royal Akarana Yacht Club

Established in 1895, Royal Akarana Yacht Club is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most accomplished yachts clubs in both keel boat and dinghy sailing classes. It is considered the home of blue water sailing and hosts an array of other marine-based activities including a successful Sailing Academy which has created world champion sailors.

Opening Spring 2019

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2019 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships

29th November – 8th December

Royal Akarana Yacht Club in conjunction with Yachting New Zealand will host the 2019 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships on the waters of the Waitemata Harbour in close proximity of the new Hyundai Marine Sports Centre.

For more information on the event, please visit the Yachting New Zealand information hub.

EVENT DETAILS
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The first official event in our brand new club!

AGM & Prize Giving Party – Thursday 29th August from 6pm

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Hyundai Marine Sports Centre Gulf Challenge Multi-Sport Event

14-15 September 2019

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Blue Water Championship

Race 1 – PIC Coastal Classic
Race 2 – Bean Rock Race
Race 3 – White Island Race

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Auckland Fiji Yacht Race

Cruising & Two-Handed: Thursday 28 May 2020
Fully Crewed: Saturday 30 May 2020

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Akarana News

  • Urban Cowboy. Photo: Suellen Hurling - Live Sail Die

Urban Cowboy reins in White Island

August 22nd, 2019|

The Royal Akarana Yacht Club Round White Island Race has been a crowd favourite amongst competitive race teams since it was first introduced in the 1950's. The iconic event starts off the traditional RAYC area [...]

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Upcoming Events

Calendar

An evening with Bianca Cook

August 22 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Winter Series

August 25
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 23, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on July 7, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 11, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 25, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on September 8, 2019 at 12:00am

AGM & Prize Giving

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Winter Series

September 8
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One event on June 23, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on July 7, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 11, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 25, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on September 8, 2019 at 12:00am

Gulf Challenge Multi-Sport Event

September 14 - September 15

Delegat Wines Cruising Series

September 15
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 9, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on January 27, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on February 28, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on March 27, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on April 10, 2020 at 12:00am

Akarana Series

September 22
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 29, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on October 6, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on October 13, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on December 15, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on February 2, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on February 16, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on March 1, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on March 15, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on March 29, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on April 5, 2020 at 12:00am

One event on April 19, 2020 at 12:00am

124th Opening Day

September 22

We have moved

Royal Akarana Yacht Club has officially moved into the Auckland Sailing Club building.

We are now located at:
10-12 Tamaki Drive, Okahu Bay
(just at the other end of the ramp)