Sailing Courses

RNZYS Courses and Course Documents 2017-18


In all races unless otherwise specified for any particular race or races, the following will be deemed to be obstructions and shall be passed on the main channel side only:

  • Rangitoto Beacon
  • Iliomama Rock Beacon
  • Browns Island Beacon
  • Beacon on Emu Rock (off Motutapu )
  • Bean Rock Light and Doris Rock Beacon (approx. 25 metres north )
  • Red Buoys on eastern side of Motuihe Channel
  • Beacon on Sewer Outlet (Orakei )
  • Cable beacons east of Devonport Wharf
  • Green Sandspit marker stake (SW of Torpedo Wharf )
  • Yachts shall only pass through the main navigation span of the Harbour Bridge when racing.
  • All moored vessels and moorings in or adjacent to the designated Small Craft mooring areas shown on Chart NZ 5322.
  • The Okahu Bay wave break and all vessels and moorings in the Okahu Bay mooring area.
  • The Westhaven mooring area defined by the line representing an extension of the permanent wave breaks.


For any further information please contact the Race Office on / (09) 360-6809