This historic beach house in Smelting House Bay, Kawau Island is owned by the Squadron and is available for members to rent.

Lidgard house can sleep up to eight people in three rooms. One room has a Queen Bed, another 2 x single beds and the 3rd room has 4 x single beds. It is furnished, has a fully-equipped kitchen, TV, stereo and washing machine. Cutlery, crockery and linen are provided, although it is recommended visitors take extra towels. Two gas barbecues are on the deck which looks out to School House Bay and for those who don’t want to cook, the Kawau Island Yacht Club is just a small 20 metre walk around the boaties path. You don’t even need to own your own boat to get there, an easy forty minute drive north of Auckland is Sandspit Wharf where you can catch a ferry direct to the wharf at Lidgard House.

The house tariff is $350 per night for members. (Minimum 2 nights). However rates are subject to change so please check first. The house and garden can also be hired for corporate functions and weddings.

To enquire about availability please contact:
Phone: (09) 360-6800

Smelting House Bay Moorings

RNZYS Members have first option, up to 5pm, to book the moorings in Smelting House Bay by booking with KBC manager, David on Ph: (09) 422-8845. After 5pm, KBC members have equal rights to use the moorings on a first come basis, if not already booked by RNZYS members.

UPCOMING Available Summer Dates 

13th Feb-17th Feb

20th Feb- 24th Feb

27th Feb- 2nd March

20th Mar- 23rd March

10th Apr- 14th April

17th Apr- 21st April

26th Apr-27th April

1st May- 6th May

And then mostly free from the 8th of May till November