Hire a Sailboat

Yachting New Zealand reccomends that anybody interested in hiring a boat first undertake some sailing lessons, at least the Level 1 course for either dinghy or keelboat. 

Here are all of the Yachting New Zealand affiliated locations where you can hire a dinghy, or charter a yacht:



Great Escape Yacht Charters

Contact:       Julie Kidman

Address:     4 Richardson Street, Opua 0241

Telephone:  (09) 402 7143

Website:     http://www.greatescape.co.nz/

Contact by email



Gulfwind Sailing Academy

Contact:   Mike Lanigan

Address:     PO Box 308 069, Manly, AUCKLAND 0952

Telephone:  (09) 521 1564 or 027 480 2462

Website:     www.gulfwind.co.nz

Contact by email




Contact:      Simon Rutherford

Address:     PO Box 56, KAIAPOI 7644

Telephone:  (0800) 724 554

Website:     www.kore.co.nz

Contact by email