What to Expect
Check out the racing calendar for the Mercury Bay Boating Club to join in the competition or view as a spectator.
The Mercury Bay Boating Club hosts and participates in a range of events as part of its racing calendar each year. Planned races are shown below. Races are subject to change, please contact the club committee directly (on the blue related link on this page) for more details about each race.
Sailing and Racing Events Whitianga and Mercury Bay
Races are scheduled at various dates and times throughout each month of the year. Types of Races are included in the list below:
- Longshore Marine Polar Series (various Sundays)
- H.M.S Buffalo regatta (various Sundays)
- Spring Series (various Wednesdays)
- Centreboard Races Spring Series (various Sundays)
- Keeler Offshore (various Fridays and Sundays)
- Coastal Classic (various Fridays)
- Flaxmill Bay Series (various Wednesday)
- Double Trouble Multi hull Event (November)
- New Years Day Race
- Rum Race
- Ladies Plate Race
- Tauranga to Whitianga Race
- Gulf Classic
- Olympic Short Course Series
If you are intersted in sailing contact the Mercury Bay Boating club to find out more about their social, cruising programme and racing events in Whitianga and the Mercury Bay.