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

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 modern kitchen, TV, stereo and washing machine & dryer. Cutlery, crockery and linen are provided, although it is recommended visitors take extra towels. There is a BBQ on the deck which looks out to School House Bay and for those who don’t want to cook, the Kawau Boating Club is just a short 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 of the RNZYS. (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 

26th April till the 5th of May

9th may till the 2nd June

5th June till the 11th June (Off Peak Rates $400 non members $300 members per night)

16th June till the 2nd October (Off Peak Rates $400 non members $300 members per night)

9th October till 12 October

16th October till 20th October

24th October till 26th October

31st October till 2nd November

6th November till 9th November

13th November till 16th November

20th November till 30th November

17th December till 1st January 2018