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 2018

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Annual Prize Giving

A night to celebrate our successful season

Come along the club annual club prize giving for a fun night to celebrate the success of the 2017/2018 season both on and off the water! A light dinner will be available and the bar will be open.

Friday 15th June – 6:30pm
Auckland Sailing Club
$15 kids under 14, $25 for adults
Tickets strictly limited

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Dinner with Guillaume Verdier

The Foiling King

Guillaume is the designer of the 100 footer Comanche, and also worked with the Emirates Team New Zealand design team on the AC72, for the 34th edition of the America’s Cup.

Thursday 21st June – 6:30pm
Auckland Sailing Club
$60 per person, includes buffet dinner
Tickets strictly limited

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Upcoming Events


2017/2018 Prize Giving

June 15 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Dinner with Guillaume Verdier

June 21 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 Worlds

November 29, 2019 - December 8, 2019


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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)