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Royal Akarana Yacht Club

The Home of Blue Water Sailing, the Akarana Paddlers,
plus NZ’s biggest Sailing Academy!

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From seasoned competitors to beginners looking to embark on a new adventure, our Club provides world-class facilities, expert coaching, and a diverse range of events and races. Become part of our close-knit sailing family, where you’ll foster lifelong friendships, access exclusive sailing resources, and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Auckland’s stunning waterfront.

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News & Updates


National Keelboat Championships Set to Return to RAYC in 2024

For 2024 the New Zealand National Keelboat Championships returns to it’s spiritual home of the…

Paul Neshausen Secures Naming Rights Partnership for the 2024 Optimist & Starling Auckland Championships

RAYC announce Paul Neshausen as naming rights partner for the 2024 Optimist & Starling Auckland…

Moana Auckland, New Zealand’s Ocean Festival launches

Aucklanders and visitors are in for a festival like no other when the inaugural Moana…

Gold Cup – Results

Check out the Results from Saturday's Bean Rock Gold Cup Race!

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Throughout our 127 years RAYC has been at the forefront of New Zealand yachting and continues to innovate and grow as the needs of our members change.

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