Emirates Team New Zealand helped the Pleasant Point Yacht Club with their fundraising efforts recently.
Sailability Wellington celebrated their 15th anniversary recently and have grown into the largest programme for sailors with disabilities in the country.
Unlike the flightless bird, the Penguin 4m tender boat is equally effective on both land and water making it well suited as a coach tender for clubs.
Evans Bay Yacht & Motor Boat Club have teamed up with other Wellington clubs to try to revitalise sailing in the capital city.
Sir Russell Coutts has big plans for the Manly Sailing Club. Yachting New Zealand's Michael Brown caught up with the five-time America's Cup winner.
The America's Cup is going on a national tour of the regions to give New Zealanders the chance to see the trophy and also inspire a new generation of young Kiwis to get into the sport.
The first batch of winners for this year's Volvo Yachting Excellence Awards have been announced and feature world champions, America's Cup winners and individuals who are recognised for outstanding service to sailing in this country.
Yachting New Zealand newsletter subscribers who have a Vodafone email account should update their details following news the telecommunications company are closing down up to 250,000 email accounts at the end of November.
In our regular feature on the regions, regional support officer Graeme Wall provides a roundup of what's been going on in the deep south.
Anyone looking for a map of the Auckland Harbour racing marks can now download a copy.