The Classic Yacht Association (Inc.) is an incorporated society formed in 1995 dedicated to:
Promoting the ownership, preservation and restoration of Classic Yachts and Launches.
Reflecting the significant role harbour and coastal sea craft have played in the development of New Zealand Communities.
Encouraging the fellowship that grow and exists between all men and women who delight in the pleasure of the sea and craft that sail those seas.
The Classic Yacht Association cordially invites you to join our Association.
Membership is open to all and includes both classic and modern classic vessel owners, plus other non sailing members who are interested in historic and classic vessels.
You can now apply for membership online at the CYA shop!
A Full Member is defined as being not encompassed by any other Membership classification
Country Member A Country Member is defined as living outside the geographical area bordered by a line from Orere Point (Firth of Thames) across to Port Waikato’s southern headland and by a line from Orewa across to Helensville township.
An Overseas membership is avaliable to those living outside New Zealand
A Veteran member is defined as having reached the age of 70 years (or more) as at 1 July of any membership year.
A Youth member is defined as not reaching his/her 18th birthday as at 1 July of any membership year.