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
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.
The first official event in our brand new club!
AGM & Prize Giving Party – Thursday 29th August from 6pm
Hyundai Marine Sports Centre Gulf Challenge Multi-Sport Event
14-15 September 2019
Blue Water Championship
Race 1 – PIC Coastal Classic
Race 2 – Bean Rock Race
Race 3 – White Island Race
Auckland Fiji Yacht Race
Cruising & Two-Handed: Thursday 28 May 2020
Fully Crewed: Saturday 30 May 2020
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)