Find information and resources for recreational sail boats, yachts and wind-powered activities in New Zealand.

Before you head out to sail, make sure you cover the basics

Getting started with this activity

Courses for all levels

Coastguard Boating Education and Yachting New Zealand offer a range of training and education opportunities for all levels. Find more information through the links below.

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Learn to Sail

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Know the rules

Know and understand the rules before heading out.

Rules on the water

Maritime events

Find the requirements, information and application details for planning a boat race, rally or regatta.

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