Welcome to Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club
The home of sailing on Tauranga Harbour and the perfect venue for your next function. Boasting one of the most outstanding outlooks in Tauranga, TYPBC offers sailing to those who enjoy the thrills that sailing brings, a venue for weddings, birthdays, corporate functions, conferences, funerals and meetings.
Established in October 1920, Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club offers sailing opportunities across all sailing divisions, a sailing school with learn to sail programmes for adults and youth, opportunities for women to experience sailing through Women on Water. Racing and cruising groups enable sailors to be involved in the type of sailing they enjoy with groups of like-minded people.
On the sailing side:
TYPBC offers sailing on Wednesday night for Keelers, Sports Yachts, Trailer Yachts and Tornados with racing commencing at 6.00pm. With 6 divisions racing there is a lot of action out on the water.
Every second Thursday see's Women on Water taking place, with a training and racing division this is a very popular part of the club.
The alternate Friday night is our fun club sail a chance to end the week with the wind in your sails.
Sunday is Centreboard (dinghy racing) with fleets across youth and adult classes all competing on our beautiful harbour.
TYPBC also offer active Keeler and Trailer Yacht Cruising groups, a variety of ocean series on weekends and the chance to participate in events that other clubs put on.
On the social side:
Every Friday night is Members night, with meals and socialising. Special events like quizzes, guest speakers, food and drink tastings also take place on members nights. Wednesday and Thursday sailing always end with meals and prizegiving; a time when participants can recount their evenings sailing experiences in an amenable environment.