2017 Whakatu Regatta inc Europe NZ & FD SI Champs

January 12, 2017 – January 15, 2017 all-day
Nelson Yacht Club
322 Wakefield Quay
New Zealand

Final Results

Europe NZ Champs, FD SI Champs, Whakatu Regatta Final Results

Regatta Dates

Europe NZ Championship – 3 days, Friday 13th – Sunday 15th January
FD South Island Champs –  3 days, Friday 13th – Sunday 15th January
Whakatu Regatta – 2 Days, Saturday 14 – Sunday 15 January. Invitation Race – Friday 13th January.

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions

Entry Form

Please complete our Online Entry Form

Entries and Entry Fees close 5pm Friday 6th January.

Late entries at an additional cost of $25.00 will be accepted at the race committees discretion until

  • 0800 Friday 13 January for the 2017 Europe New Zealand Championship 
  • 0800 Saturday 14 January for the Whakatu Regatta


Friday 13 January 2017  from 0800 to 0900 hours.

Penguins Nest Cafe

BYO Lunches.
Refreshments will be available after racing at the Penguins Nest.


Camp grounds in Nelson include the Tahunanui Beach Holiday Park and the Matai Valley Motor Camp. Both are only a few minutes by car or a pleasant bike ride from the Nelson Yacht Club.

There is also a fantastic range of other holiday accommodation in Nelson. Check out www.nelsonnz.com/Accommodation, www.bookabach.co.nz or www.holidayhouses.co.nz.

Further Information

Please contact Nelson Yacht Club, or Bruce Lissant-Clayton on
03 544 5456 or 021 100 6165.