Boatmaster commences tonight

CBES03 Tonight Wellington Ocean Sports last Boatmaster course for the year will commence. The course will run from 5.30pm to 8.30pm over Tuesday and Thursday evenings until 9 October. The Boatmaster course is a 30-hour, theory-only course providing in-depth knowledge of all aspects of boating safety.

Enter The Youth Scheme Quiz Night

Quiz Night HQ web edit

The Youth Scheme are running a Quiz night on the 25th of September. It will be highly entertaining with Nick Tansley as the Quiz Master so get together a team and enter. Tickets include dinner in the wardroom and are only $35. There will be fun Auctions and Raffles during the night.




It's confirmed! The PHRF Nationals are coming...

DSC 2770It's confirmed! The PHRF Nationals are coming once again to the Port Nicholson Regatta February 20 - 22 2015. We also have our favourite race management team of John and Linda Parrish returning to run an awesome regatta on the water for us. Briefing is on Thursday night, with racing Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Watch this space for more updates with some exciting news to come ...

Preparing for an offshore

offshore cropped22 September 2014 6pm. FREE for Members. Dinner ($15) served as a fundraiser for RPNYC and The Crewed Central Triangle Race - 2015.


Friday Night With PJ huge success

Pj MontLast Friday night over 70 people filled the Wardroom to hear an address from the voice of yachting PJ Montgomery. PJ brought with him some previously unseen footage of the key moments from the 34th Americas Cup, gave us an update on where the Americas Cup is heading and covered New Zealand’s build up to the Rio Olympics in 2016.


Winter Series success for Wellington Ocean Sports crew

winterHuge congratulations to the Wellington Ocean Sports crew on MRX Red that  won Division B in the Moore Wilson's Winter Series on Sunday. This is a fantastic result for them and Wellington Ocean Sports graduates that aspire to race regularly. Wellington Ocean Sports enter boats in Club races regularly as a way providing students further experience and transitioning to crewing on members boats.


Corporate Sailing and Team Building


15 Organise a group and come sailing on Wellington Harbour with Wellington Ocean Sports

Our friendly experienced qualified skippers are ready and waiting to get you out sailing. No experience is necessary so come and have some fun on Wellington Harbour.

Click here to find out how


Waterfront venues available for hire

Functions croppedThe Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club is the perfect venue for day hires and off site meetings. We have 3 Rooms, 3 Options and just 1 Price! For August, September and October you can hire either the Wardroom, Restaurant Space or Boardroom for only $500 a day!


The 2014 RPNYC Moore Wilson’s Winter Series – I’ll huff and I’ll puff… maybe

2014MWWSWebImageYet again it was a weekend of two halves experienced by competitors in the 2014 RPNYC Moore Wilson’s Winter Series. This week we have two unique views on the racing: the Classics from a competitor’s viewpoint; and Sunday’s event report brought to you from the bridge of the Race Committee Boat “Bloody Mary”.

Entries open for 2015 Crewed Central Triangle

2015CrewedCentralTriangleThe Club is now taking entries for the Crewed Central Triangle Race. The Central Triangle is a three-leg coastal race starting in Wellington on 6 March 2015.

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  2. Youth Scheme fall short of Semi Finals
  3. Holiday Programme available for booking
  4. Update from RPNYC at Governor's Cup
  5. MRX fleet leaving Wellington Ocean Sports
  6. Advanced Sea Survival running on 13 and 14 September
  7. Youth Scheme Team Ready For Battle
  8. 2014 RPNYC Moore Wilson’s Winter Series – Groundhog Days!
  9. Winter Match Racing Programme at halfway stage
  10. The 2014 RPNYC Moore Wilson’s Winter Series – A weekend of two halves!
  11. Wellington Ocean Sports Centre feasibility study published
  12. Wellington Ocean Sports reaches 400 mark
  13. Latest news from the Sailing Committee
  14. The 2014 RPNYC Moore Wilson’s Winter Series – Let the Games Begin!
  15. Dates set for New Zealand Youth Match Racing National Championships
  16. Matt Wood wins Wellington Sports Administrator of the Year
  17. Exclusive discounts for Members on New Volvo Cars: Save up to 12% and benefit the Club at the same time!
  18. Do you know anything about the 1951 Wellington to Lyttelton race?
  19. Coastguard Boating Education courses available for booking
  20. Great night for Wellington Ocean Sports Grads
  21. Prize Giving Photos
  22. Recognition for Wellington Ocean Sports Programme
  23. 2014 Moore Wilson’s Winter Series - Back and keeping it Fresh!
  24. Tri-Nations Yachting – An Aussie boat half full of RPNYC Kiwis heads to Fiji
  25. Registration of Interest Sought for Crewed Central Triangle Race
  26. WOS Winter Update
  27. Reminder about the 2014 AGM
  28. Winter Racing
  29. Commodore's Trophy Race caps off a great season
  30. Learn to sail course places available
  31. Sir Peter Blake Trust attend Wellington Ocean Sports Centre
  32. Wellington Ocean Sports to host YNZ Keelboat Coach Course
  33. A mixed bag to end the season
  34. Next Boatmaster course scheduled for June
  35. Want some child free time over the school holidays??
  36. Finals of the Wellington Spirit Sailing League
  37. Wellington City Council signs Memorandum of Understanding with RPNYC
  38. Group Two, Day Four of the 2014 Wellington Spirit Sailing League
  39. Group Two, Day Three of the 2014 Wellington Spirit Sailing League
  40. Crews race – what cyclone?

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