Over $10k in major spot prizes up for grabs!

Take part in the Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta on 30 January 2023 and come along to the Prizegiving where you’ll have every chance of winning one of several major spot prizes totalling well over $10,000 in value, thanks to the generosity of our sponsors. And that’s not even including all the other spot prizes on…

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Enter now to be in to win $1,000 cash!

Entries have started coming in for the 183rd Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta on Monday 30 January, 2023.  Thank you to those who have entered so far, and to further encourage you to enter nice and early, we’re once again putting up a huge cash prize as an incentive. The $1,000 cash prize will be awarded…

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Be part of history in the making at the Auckland Anniversary Regatta

New Zealand’s oldest sporting event – the Auckland Anniversary Regatta – will be held again on Monday 30th January, 2023, and organisers are inviting boaties to be part of history in the making by entering the forthcoming 183rd edition of the regatta. “There aren’t many sporting events ordinary people can take part in that boast…

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Chairman’s Report for Tonight’s AGM

If you thought running a Regatta in 2021 was a challenge, 2022’s provided its own unique set of problems. Notwithstanding this the Regatta went ahead. The 182nd  edition of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta was held on Monday 31st January  2022. The weather was fine and warm with a reasonable sailing breeze in the afternoon.  Activities…

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Notification of AGM – Monday 8 August

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Auckland Anniversary Regatta Incorporated will be held on Monday 8 August 2022 at the Richmond Yacht Club, Westhaven commencing at 7.00pm. The Agenda and Nomination Forms for the following committee positions can be downloaded now: Chair Vice Chair Treasurer General Committee Nominations will close…

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Trophy winners for 2022 announced

Although the Prizegiving ceremony for the 2022 regatta was regretfully cancelled, we would still like to celebrate all our trophy winners by naming them and the trophies they won here. Of course the winners names will still be engraved on their respective trophies, which are on permanent display at the Maritime Museum, so our 2022…

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Prizegiving regretfully cancelled

Sadly the committee has taken the difficult decision to cancel the 2022 Auckland Anniversary Regatta Prizegiving Ceremony. Prizegiving was initially postponed due to continuing Covid restrictions on gathering sizes, with the intention of holding it when things returned to normal. However, organisational challenges have made it difficult to achieve this, and as the year marches…

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Coverage from NZ Herald

As the weather turns colder it’s nice to look back on a fabulous day in the sun. Many thanks to nzherald.co.nz for the coverage of this year’s regatta, which attracted many more entries than the 2021 event. And we hope 2023 will be even bigger still!

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Regatta round up from a blustery Anniversary Day on the water

Well, that was exciting! From an initial long range weather forecast of light winds gradually filling in throughout the day, to the eventual blustery conditions we experienced on the day, it was a thrilling ride for everyone who took part. The conditions on the day made for rather wet racing for many, with the smaller…

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Entries are up, but there’s still room for more

Entry numbers for the 182nd Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta have already surpassed last year’s numbers, and there’s still time to enter if you haven’t already. There are good numbers of entries in most divisions (check out the entry lists here), but it would be great to see some more competition in the Kawau…

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