February, 2021

2021Mon01Feb10:00 am5:00 pmFeaturedPorts of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta 202110:00 am - 5:00 pm Waitemata Harbour, Waitemata Harobour, AucklandType:Culture,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Ports of Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta


(Monday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Waitemata Harbour

Waitemata Harobour, Auckland

Event Details

Celebrate the birthday of the City of Sails as hundreds of vessels take to the water under sail, steam and paddle power at Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta, one of the world’s biggest – and most historic – one-day regattas.

Waitemata Harbour Schedule
9:30am – Dragon Boat racing: Viaduct Harbour (360 dragon boaters)
10:00am – Tugboat Race: Capt Cook Wharf – Orakei – Capt Cook Wharf
10:45am – Tugboat display off Queen’s & Capt Cook Wharves
11.00am – Classic Launch Race: Westhaven – Orakei – Westhaven
11:15am – HMNZS MANAWANUI departs Capt Cook Wharf
12:00pm – Heritage A Class Gaff-rigged vessels depart Westhaven – one of the biggest fleets of authentically restored vessels in the world.
12:05pm – A Class Bermudan-rigged vessels followed by the prestigious Division 1-3 keelboats, Mullet Boats and Waka Ama at 12:35pm, Waka Hourua at 12:40pm
1:00pm Waitemata Harbour and Hauraki Gulf race fleets


FREE to watch from the shore or your own boat.


Ports of AucklandPhone: 09-348 5000