Sailing Instructions for the 2020 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta are now available to view or download.
Centreboard, dinghy, windsurfers and kite surfer classes can enter by contacting your respective host club or association, or where available, by downloading and completing an entry form, which can be emailed to your host club or association.
Our sponsors Rothbury Insurance Brokers have been helping protect Kiwis and their businesses - like Dickey Boats - since 1950.
If you're 16 to 18 years old when you take part in the Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta on Monday 27 January, 2020, you can enter this competition to win this epic prize worth $3,500.
Salty sea dogs in the City of Sails are eyeing up a pile of loot likely to total in excess of $10,000, which will be given away following the 180th Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta, on Monday 27 January 2020.
Thanks to our incredibly generous sponsors - Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaii Tourism, and The Equus Hotel - one lucky regatta participant will be sailing away with a fantastic prize.
A warm welcome back to our sponsor Lawson's Dry Hills Wines for the 2020 regatta, and remember Yachting New Zealand members can enjoy 20% off the award-winning wines from Lawson’s Dry Hills on orders of six bottles or more, with free shipping. We'll drink to that!
A new archival collection at the Bill Laxon Maritime Library explores the colourful history of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta, one of the world’s biggest one-day regattas.
The November issue of OurAuckland from Auckland Council is out now. Read the online edition or look out for printed copies delivered to mailboxes, cafes and transport hubs across Auckland.
Ports of Auckland’s SeePort Festival is a three-day celebration of Auckland City’s beautiful waterfront and rich maritime heritage. The family-friendly festival is one of New Zealand’s largest free events.
We're pleased to announce entries have officially opened and Notice of Race has been published for the 180th Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta.
Notice of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta Inc Annual General Meeting to be held at the Royal NZ Yacht Squadron at 7.00pm on Monday 12 August 2019.
Here's to a successful Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta 2019
Final Call For Entries! In just one week's time we'll be celebrating Auckland Anniversary Day on the water, at one of the world's biggest one day regattas. Will you be joining us?
Classic Launches: We’ve Been Waiting a Century For You! It’s been 100 years or more since a race for power craft was part of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta. But this year, for the first time since the early 1900s, the regatta will feature a Classic Launch Race - and we’d love for you to be part of this historic revival.
As if there weren't already enough great reasons to join the Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta, we've now got even more!
With two weeks to go to the 2019 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta, it's time to check where you're racing and when to arrive at your venue. Keelers, Launches and Tugboats can also download your Sailing Instructions now too.
Time's running out to enter the Ports of Auckland Anniversary Regatta and put yourself in the running to win cash, a huge pool of spot prizes, and your name on our historic trophy collection.
Check out these fantastic offers for Yachting New Zealand card holders from our wonderful sponsor Lawson's Dry Hills Wines
There are now even more awesome spot prizes to be won at the Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta.
Come and float your boat on Auckland's birthday! It's only $30 when you enter by 31 December, and you'll be in to win a heap of great prizes, including a $1,000 early bird cash prize, a trip for two to Hawaii, plus loads more.
The Sailing Instructions for the 2019 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta are now available to view or download online.
Calling all keelboats! There are some great passage racing options in the Ports of Auckland Anniversary Regatta, which tie in nicely with return routes from the Mahurangi Regatta, Bay of Islands Sailing Week and Kawau Rally, or your Christmas holiday cruise in the Gulf.
We're pleased to announce there are even more awesome spot prizes to be won at the 2019 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta.
Dinghy sailors - it’s time to start thinking about where you’re sailing on Anniversary Day
Have you visited Our Auckland? It's the Auckland Council web page dedicated to news and events in the City of Sails.
Each year over the Auckland Anniversary weekend, Ports of Auckland invites you to Seeport to discover your port from land, sky or the glistening sea.
Entries are officially open for the 2019 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta. Get your entry in now!
Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta welcomes Ellerslie Jewellers as our trophy engraving and valuation sponsor.
There are loads of great prizes to be won at Ports of Auckland Anniversary regatta 2019, including a trip to Hawaii!
The Notice of Race for Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta is now available.
If you're one of many Auckland-based sailors who make the trip north to compete in the Bay of Islands Sailing Week regatta, here's a great event you may be interested in.
The Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta AGM was held on 6 August 2018, and the Minutes and Chairman's Report from the meeting can be read here.
Notice of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta Inc Annual General Meeting to be held at the Royal NZ Yacht Squadron at 7.00pm on Monday 6 August 2018.
Learn more about Auckland Council's big birthday bash for Auckland City in 2018!
Following the conclusion of CRC Bay of Islands Sailing Week on Friday 26 January, southbound sailors can opt to join the rally, departing Opua Cruising Club at 10am on Saturday 27 January.
Notice of Race for the 2018 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta
Notice of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta Inc Annual General Meeting to be held at the Royal NZ Yacht Squadron at 7.00pm on Monday 7 August 2017.
It's time to celebrate Auckland on the water and by the water!
Win a spot on the Auckland Anniversary Regatta Tug Boats
Here's the tugboat race course so you can select your best viewing spot on the Harbour
Be one of the first 50 to enter the 2017 Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta and be in the draw to win $1000.
Download the 2017 NOR for Ports of Auckland Anniversary Regatta.
Participate in Auckland's Anniversary Regatta next January and win a Hawaiian Airlines holiday in Hawaii at the Vive Hotel on Waikiki Beach!!
Annual General Meeting to be held on Monday 4 July 2016 at 7.00pm at the Royal NZ Yacht Squadron, Westhaven
Martin Tasker from TV One profiles the regattas youngest and possibly oldest dinghy sailors.
Yachties and Tugboat skippers - now is the time to enter the Ports of Auckland Anniversary Regatta and win a trip to Hawaii!
Open during the anniversary weekend is Ports of Auckland SeePort which is a celebration of the Port, Auckland's shipping industry and maritime heritage.
Sailors, tug boat drivers, paddlers and radio control sailors, mark your diaries for February 1st 2016.