January 2018 Newsletter

Dear secret admirers, friend and members of the Mahurangi Cruising Club, best wishes for Happy New Year on the water and elsewhere! Many of you provided positive and constructive and also …

Waimanu

Waimanu, which sank on Saturday while sailing from Vanuatu to Auckland was in our last Mahurangi Regatta 2017. She was a Townson 32 and PHIL, her owner, was a member …

Gypsy – in Boating NZ

Gypsy – the last and most graceful of Arch Logan’s creations is a true piece of New Zealand’s maritime heritage.  She was owned by John Prior, from Kawau Island, who …

Tonnant – Boating NZ

Tonnant– a boat designed by Laurie Davidson and built for Peter David Mulgrew, a New Zealander well-known for his great contributions to adventure, exploration, sport and business. The article traces …

Easter Rally 2017 Report

This year, the Mahurangi Cruising Club Easter Rally attracted eight, or perhaps up to ten yachts at Kawau North Cove. When you have got so many entries it is possible …

April 2017 Newsletter

Dear Mahurangi Cruising Club members, fans, friends, admirers, well-wishers, past-present-future & undecided sponsors, ladies and gentlemen. We, deliberately did not send this April Newsletter on the 1st of April – …

February 2017 Newsletter

God might be a Bulgarian, at least I – Boris from Bulgaria – thought so on the 28th of February, when fresh breezes, blue skies and sparkling seas replaced the …