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 offer too – with the whole haul totalling close to $15,000 in value! Read on to find out more, and be sure to enter now to be in to win.

Win a Hawaiian Holiday worth up to $5,000

With overseas travel now back in full swing, long-time sponsor Hawaiian Airlines has again put up a trip for two to Hawaii, including flights, transfers cheers to Tourism Hawaii, and four nights accommodation at the fabulous Marriott Waikiki Beach Resort. One lucky regatta entrant who attends the Prizegiving ceremony will be drawn out of the hat to win this amazing prize valued at approximately $5,000 (depending on travel dates selected).

$3,000 worth of Harken-Fosters vouchers

Fosters Ship Chandlery, suppliers of boating equipment in Auckland for over 110 years, have jumped on board as a major spot prize sponsor this year, sponsoring a massive $3,000 worth of Harken-Fosters vouchers.

Spirit of New Zealand voyage worth $3,500

If you’re aged between 16 and 18 when you take part in the regatta, there’s a chance to win a 10 day voyage on the Spirit of New Zealand, thanks to the Spirit of Adventure Trust. Valued at $3,500, this life-changing opportunity has already unlocked the potential of thousands of young Kiwis.

Enter the draw now.

Burnsco Paddleboard & kit worth $850

Burnsco – NZ’s largest boating, sailing, fishing, motorhome and outdoors gear and accessories retailer – have put up an awesome paddleboard and kit valued at $850. They’ve also give us a heap of Bluetooth speakers, dry bags and caps to give away as well!

$1,000 cash Early Bird prize draw

Remember there is also a $1,000 cash spot prize for one lucky skipper of a yacht (classic,modern or passage divisions), launch or tugboat who enters the regatta by 31 December this year.

Enter now to make sure you’re in the Early Bird draw.

Plus there’s more, more, more to be won!

Explore the Hauraki Gulf with one of these fantastic experiences. There’s 2 vouchers for Americas Cup Sailing Experiences, 2 vouchers for the Tikapa Moana Whale & Dolphin Wildlife Cruise, and 2 vouchers to explore Tiritiri Matangi Island to be won.

Boating New Zealand is the premium magazine for people who love the adventure of boating, and there are two 6-month subscriptions, plus a chamois and bag, to be won.

The Riverhead – nestled on the shores of the upper Waitemata – is the oldest riverside tavern in New Zealand. Enjoy dinner there with 4 dinner vouchers for The Riverhead to be won.

Ever tried the Auckland Bridge Climb? Or Bungy? Two lucky Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta participants will get the chance, with a pass for each to be won.

MOTAT is New Zealand’s largest transport and technology museum offers a fun and exciting learning experience for visitors of all ages. There’s a family pass to be won, which admits 2 adults and up to 4 children.

Treasure Island is mini golf at its finest, with courses based on a pirate theme. And it’s Australasia’s largest adventure golf course. A family pass is up for grabs!


Butterfly Creek is home to the butterfly house, Dinosaur Kingdom, NZ’s only salt water crocodiles, farm animals, alligators, bugs, monkeys and a bird aviary. There’s a Family Pass and 2 double passes for 1 adult and 1 child to be won.

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