The CYA’s very own Richard Allen is the star of a new clip “Corona – a Classic Yacht” on NZBoatShowTV. The recently restored Corona (H18), is making a an appearance at this weekend’s Auckland On Water Boat Show. Always a great day out – check out the website for details.
Opening Day is coming up on Saturday October 1st! There’s something for everyone, including a Family Cup Race, kids fishing competition, stand up paddle boarding, and more! This is also our first points race for the CYA Harbour Series. Get your entries in before this Wednesday – Notice of Race and entry info now available on the sailing page
—Celebrating the Mullet Boat, an Iconic Yacht Class—
From humble fishing boat to one of the most recognisable yachts on Auckland Harbour, the Mullet boat has become a part of New Zealand’s maritime history.
This free public exhibition at Viaduct Harbour and Karanga Plaza will showcase the story behind these iconic yachts.
See some of the finest examples of ‘Mulleties’ rafted up. Enjoy informative displays about the boats and the builders and designers responsible for elevating these yachts from ordinary beginnings to cult classics. Mullet boat owners and other classic yacht enthusiasts will be on hand to share their stories and memories of this unique New Zealand yacht.
Please visit www.tinorawatrust.co.nz for further information.
Dates and times: Sat 8 Oct & Sun 9 Oct, 10am-4pm
Location: Karanga Plaza
Corner Jellicoe and Halsey Street, Wynyard Quarter
Our 2016-2017 calendar is now out. Check out the great range of events we’ve got coming up, kicking off with the RNZYS Opening Day Race on 01 October. More info on the Sailing page. See you all on the water soon!
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