Over 80 Yacht Clubs had their commodores attend the 2012 Commodores Conference in Auckland on May 19th.
Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club.
The Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club Plenty is looking for a Programme Co-ordinator to help develop a beginner to advanced sailing programme for the Summer 2012-2013 season (Sept to end April) as well as provide learn to sail instruction and race coaching.
The 2012 Evolution Sails Sail Noumea race starts on Saturday 2nd June from Waitamata Harbour in Auckland and will end in tropical Noumea, New Caledonia.
Thoughout the year Yachting New Zealand facilitates a number of courses for Coaches and Instructors.
You do need to register to attend, and because places are limited so register soon. All Race Officers, Judging and Umpiring courses are free!
Every Yacht Club throughout New Zealand is invited to affiliate to Yachting New Zealand
To become an Affiliated Club, the club is first a member of their Regional Yachting Association. Your membership contribution helps Yachting New Zealand deliver a comprehensive package of products and services specifically designed to affect the advancement and growth of yachting in New Zealand.
The network of clubs and class associations around New Zealand rely on generous volunteer time dedicated by members. Yachting New Zealand recognizes and values this donation of time and energy, and contiually strives to develop resources to help make their work easier, and more professional.
Yachting New Zealand has worked with clubs and various parties involved in Maritime Safety to provide members with safety guidelines and advice in a document titled Club Safety Responsibilities Guide.
If your club has in place risk management plans, safety procedures or policies that may be of use to other clubs we would appreciate a copy to share amongst clubs.