Welcome to Royal Akarana Yacht Club

Established in 1895, Royal Akarana Yacht Club is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most accomplished yacht 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.

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Royal Akarana Yacht Club & Hyundai Marine Sports Centre

COVID-19 Building Status

OPEN

Under Alert Level 2 the Akarana Eatery will be open for takeaways and dine in options.
100 people (including staff) as a maximum on site with table number capped at 10 people.

Sunday – Wednesday
8am to 3pm

Thursday – Saturday
8am to 9pm

2020/2021 Memberships are now open

Renew your membership or join today!

We are officially into our 125th year of sailing at the Royal Akarana Yacht Club. It’s time to renew your membership, or join if you’re keen to get involved!

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Next Quiz Night – Thursday 24 September, 7pm

Quiz Night is back! Get your team of six together and come along for a hilariously fun evening of random questions. Great prizes to be won!

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Flying Dutchman National Championships
6-8 November 

The Flying Dutchman fleet has chosen Royal Akarana Yacht Club as their hosts for the 2020 edition of their National Championships!

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49er & 49erFX National Championships
4-6 December

Royal Akarana Yacht Club is pleased to be hosting the 2020 49er & 49erFX National Championships from the 4-6th December.

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Upcoming Events

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Sailing Academy

Sail & Play

September 28 - October 2

Optimist Fast Track

September 28 - October 2

Optimist Race Group – Coaching

September 28 - October 2

Sail & Play

October 5 - October 9

Club Events

Racing

2020/2021 Gold Cup Series

September 26
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 17, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on October 31, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on December 12, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on February 12, 2021 at 12:00 am

Akarana Series

September 27

Akarana Series

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

One event on October 11, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on November 8, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on November 22, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on December 6, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on December 20, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on January 24, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on February 21, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on March 7, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on March 21, 2021 at 12:00 am

20/21 Cruising Series

October 10
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

One event on November 14, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on December 12, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on January 30, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on February 20, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on March 19, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on April 2, 2021 at 12:00 am