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Waikawa Boating Club

Waikawa Boating Club has a wonderful clubroom in an amazing site in the heart of Waikawa Bay in the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound.

The club runs a wide range of activities including a cruising programme, a fantastic network of moorings throughout the sounds for members, a varied racing programme catering for a range of boats and racing types .ie twilight, spinnaker, non spinnaker cruising divisions, an offshore series, short handed series etc. 


 

Services:
Learn to sail - Keelboat
Region:
Nelson/Marlborough
Usual Sailing Waters:
Marborough Sounds
Phone number:
Physical Address:

Beach Road
Waikawa Bay
Picton 7220
New Zealand

Location

-41.284339, 174.019489

Postal Address:

PO Box 52
Picton 7250
New Zealand

Committee/Staff
Name:
Lisa Delaveau
Role:
Manager
Email:
office@waikawaboatingclub.co.nz
Name:
Steve Dawson
Role:
Rear Commodore,
Vice Commodore
Email:
stevesuedawson@gmail.com
Mobile
Name:
David Grigg
Role:
Rear Commodore
Email:
tempello@xtra.co.nz
Mobile
Name:
Dave Kelway
Role:
Commodore
Email:
davekelway@xtra.co.nz
Mobile
Name:
David Hancock
Role:
Publicity/Comms Officer
Email:
events@waikawaboatingclub.co.nz
Name:
Dianne Demler
Role:
Treasurer
Email:
diannedemler@hotmail.com
Mobile
Name:
Susie Caley
Role:
Rear Commodore
Email:
info@okiwabaylodge.co.nz
Name:
Steve Taylor
Role:
Committee Member
Email:
2020electricalltd@gmail.com
Name:
Anne Marett
Role:
Committee Member
Email:
annemarett5@gmail.com
Name:
Graeme Riach
Role:
Committee Member
Email:
Graeme.riach@harmans.co.nz
Name:
Clive Ballett
Role:
Committee Member
Email:
cliveballett@yahoo.com

Upcoming events at this club

  • Giesen New Year Regatta

    Regatta
    Waikawa Boating Club
    Event date:
    -

    Historically, the New Year Regatta dates back to 1948 and could be considered as the founding event of the club. You could read more about it in the history of the club book.

  • Versatile Sentinal Rock Offshore Race

    Regatta
    Waikawa Boating Club
    Event date:
    -

    Race 3 of 4 in the Versatile Offshore Series

    The Sentinel Rock Offshore Race is widely regarded as the truest race of the Waikawa Boating Club calendar with a beat and run where the fleet can expect to be using their full sail wardrobe.

  • Versatile Race to Tarakohe

    Regatta
    Waikawa Boating Club
    Event date:
    -

    The race to Tarakohe is approximately 85 miles. Starting at Motuara Island, competitors go around Stephens Island to port, and finish at Port Tarakohe.

  • Evolution Sails Women's Regatta

    Regatta
    Waikawa Boating Club
    Event date:
    -

    In past editions of the regatta we’ve had everyone from World and Olympic champions to absolute beginners. Each year we’re getting more and more owners making their yachts available to race, which means we have room for many more crew.