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Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta

184th Edition - 29th January, 2024

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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Could you give us your feedback please?

9 March 2023

We do our best to put on a great regatta for everyone taking part, and as part of that, we’d like to understand how you feel about the regatta and…

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Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta cancelled for only second time in history

29 January 2023

For only the second time in its 183 year history, the Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta has been cancelled. Organisers made the difficult decision to cancel tomorrow’s event after a crisis…

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Coming to watch the racing? Head to RNZYS for the best views

27 January 2023

The Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) at Westhaven will be open to the public on Auckland Anniversary Day, and provides one of the best vantage points in the city…

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