Membership at Wanaka Yacht Club offers many benefits, including:

  • Well organised club racing. Thursday twilight racing in the summer months
  • Being part of a community of active sailors of all ages
  • Learn to sail for children aged 9-15 years in a safe, well-managed setting.
  • Access to well established and experienced sailing instruction from Yachting New Zealand-qualified coaches
  • Develop essential and valuable life skills such as decision-making, sportsmanship, discipline, independence, quick-thinking, leadership, fitness, communication, goal-setting and determination
  • Access to club facilities and resources such as:
    • Club support boats
    • Experienced support crew and race management skills and personnel
    • Opportunity to learn how to provide on and off-water support for our junior classes
    • Club rooms
    • Boat yard and boat storage areas
    • Centreboard dinghy wash-down facilities
    • After race social