36 Degrees Brokers Squadron Weekend 2024

Friday 16th February – Saturday 17th February 2024

16-17 February 2024 | Kawau Island cruise, race, rally, fish and party

It’s the biggest Squadron event of the year! The 36 Degrees Brokers Squadron Weekend will be held from the 16th to 17th Feb 2024, starting with the Night Race to Kawau, Cruising Division and Rally on Friday 16th.

This year, our theme invites you to revel in the spirit of 1995, the year of New Zealand’s inaugural victory in the America’s Cup. Get ready to sail, party, and play at this year’s Squadron Weekend, as we celebrate our past success and look forward to the 37th America’s Cup in 2024.


Featuring 36 Degrees Brokers Commodore’s Cup Races:

Fri 16 Feb – Night Race to Kawau

Sat 17 Feb – Kawau Island Race


Fri 16 FebCruise or rally to Kawau!

Fri 16 Feb 9am – Sun 18 Feb 3pm – Fishing Competition | Free Entry

Followed by 

Kawau Island Party

BBQ Dinner, a few drinks (BYO Welcome) and live music

Island Party Tickets

Race Info & Entry

Cruising Rally Info & Entry

Squadron Weekend Fishing Competition

  • Free to Enter
  • Pick up a free official Fish Measuring Mat from RNZYS Reception during opening hours.
  • Prizes for:
    • Biggest Snapper
    • Biggest Kawhai or Other
    • Best Fish Glory Photo

Rules and parameters

  1. Fish must be caught on a handline or rod and reel
  2. Fish must meet minimum recreation catch length per species as approved by NZ Government
  3. Photograph of the fish on the approved measure mat with headboard must be submitted by email to fishing@rnzys.org.nz
  4. If the photograph does not show the full length of the fish, an uncreased measure mat and clear measurement the entry will be disqualified. Photos can only be entered once. All winning entries will be reviewed any eligibility decision made by the tournament holder will be final.
  5. No nets
  6. No Contiki’s
  7. No grenades
  8. Catch must be made after 9am Friday 16th February or before 3pm on Saturday 18th February 2024