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
- Easy access to great sailing waters
- Regular club racing from September - May
- Diverse senior & junior classes
- Strong race management team
- No entry fee to club racing for members
- Coaching programmes (junior & youth)
- Learn to sail programmes (junior, youth & adult)
- Well maintained club rooms and facilities
- Boat storage for active club members. A waiting list is held.
- Opportunities to upskill in support areas (boat safety, tractor driving, first aid etc)
- Affiliation to YNZ & AYBA with associated discounts and benefits
- Discounted rates for venue hire bookings (off peak / non business)
Boats at Wakatere are privately owned with the exception of a small number of Opti and Fevas used for Learn to Sail courses. We do not offer boat rental.
HOW TO JOIN
For new membership, please download and complete this Membership Application.
2020-2021 Membership Application coming soon
The Wakatere season runs from the 1st September 2020 to 31st August 2021
CONDITIONS OF MEMBERSHIP
- Wakatere membership requires a commitment to club competition and helping on race days.
- All members will be added to a duty roster at some point during the season for afternoon club racing. For juniors, a parent is expected to complete the roster on their behalf.
- 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.
2020 - 2021 FEES
Junior: $195 (u18yrs)
Youth: $195 (18-25yrs)
Family 2: $365 (2 members)
Family 3: $395 (3 or more members)
Tertiary Student: $105 (full-time study 18-24yrs)
Associate: $95 (non sailing adult)
Membership: email Amanda at email@example.com
Last updated 22:16 on 5 August 2020