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Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta

181st Edition - 1 February, 2021

Celebrate the birthday of the City of Sails as hundreds of vessels take to the water under sail, steam and paddle power in one of the world’s biggest - and most historic - one-day regattas.

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2007 Tugboat Racing

See you on the water tomorrow!

31 January 2021

The 181st Ports of Auckland Anniversary Regatta is on tomorrow, and it looks like a stunner day. What better way to spend it than joining hundreds of other sailors, powerboaters…

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One of the world’s BIGGEST one-day regattas starts in just three days!

29 January 2021

Will you be among the hundreds of skippers joining us on the start line? We hope so! Remember – keelboats, launches and tugboats can still enter until 5pm today with…

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Special one-off Anniversary Day Cruise with Explore

26 January 2021

Regatta sponsors Explore are running a special, one-off Anniversary Regatta Cruise aboard their premium cruise vessel Ocean Explorer. Catch all the regatta action from the water on a 6.5 hour…

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