Wakatere is a busy and active centreboard dinghy sailing club and is fortunate to have a healthy membership across a wide range of ages and sailing classes. This mix of juniors and seniors is special. With a great community base, a family environment and a superb location, we warmly welcome all new members.
WHAT WE OFFER
Regular club racing from September until May with strong race management afloat and ashore
Coaching programmes (junior & youth), learn to sail programmes (juniors, youth & adults). Boats provided for LTS
Support for regatta attendance at home and away
Well maintained club rooms and facilities
Occasions to integrate senior and junior club member sailing
Opportunities for club members to upskill in support areas (patrol boat safety courses, tractor driving, mark laying etc)
Social events such as our Christmas Party, Club Picnic Day and Prize-giving
Ongoing communication from Class Reps and the General Committee
Locker facilities for boat storage for active club members. A waiting list is held.
A login to this website to maintain a personal profile page, to renew membership, make bookings and settle invoices online
Affiliation to YNZ with associated discounts and benefits. See Affiliation notes below.
HOW TO JOIN
Download and complete the Membership Application and return by email or post.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org note 'Membership' in the subject line
Post: Wakatere Boating Club (Inc), P.O. Box 32-288, Devonport, Auckland 0744
CONDITIONS OF MEMBERSHIP
Wakatere membership requires a commitment to club competition and helping on race days throughout the season.
Members (or parents of junior members) will be added to a duty roster at some point during the season for afternoon club racing.
Members must recognise the club by entering regattas as a Wakatere Boating Club member.
Club membership is required to participate in all coaching programmes. Bookings are only accessible to club members.
Membership is an annual subscription and runs from 30th Sept - 30th Sept each year.
2017-18 CATEGORIES & FEES
The 2017-18 membership fees will remain unchanged from the previous 2 seasons:
Junior - $165 (18yrs or under)
Senior - $260
Family 2 (2 family club members) - $310
Family 3 (3 or more family club members) - $340
Tertiary Student - $95 (full time 18-24yrs)
Associate (non sailing) - $85
Membership includes affiliation to both Yachting New Zealand and the Auckland Yacht & Boating Association and runs from the end of September to September each year.
Membership to a club affiliated to YNZ is required for entry to all national and major regattas in NZ.
Members will receive a YNZ Members Card as proof of membership and be able to access the YNZ app on smartphones. YNZ affiliation comes with a variety of benefits and discounts. See link below.
YNZ Members cards are posted once a year, immediately following the confirmation to YNZ of our new season membership. For anyone joining Wakatere later in the season, please contact Wakatere if a card is required for regatta entry.
For any questions about Membership, please don't hesitate to email Amanda Michel at email@example.com
Last updated 20:21 on 18 September 2017