Hauraki Gulf Sailing Attractions

Our Cruising area stretches from the Cavalli Islands (North of the Bay of Islands) , down the Northland coast past the Poor Knight Islands, Whangarei Harbour, Bream Bay, the Mokoninau Islands, Great Barrier Island (Western side), the entire Hauraki Gulf, and outside the Coromandel Peninsula through to the Mercury Islands and Whitianga ... that's over 1000 miles of coastline crammed with bays, islands and anchorages. Click the links below to see a few highlights.......

Auckland Sailing Charters Yacht Cruising Areas and Anchorages

Auckland boasts the busiest recreational harbour in New Zealand and consequently is known as "The City of Sails". It is fortunate to have on its doorstep one of the world`s largest cruising grounds.


The Northland Coast - Auckland to Cape Brett

Details of the possible sights and stops along the way include  Tiritiri Matangi Island, Kawau Island, and Goat Island Marine Reserve


Bay of Islands - Sights, Attractions, Anchorages

The Bay of Islands boasts magnificent scenery with over 86 different islands. The mild climate and gentle sea breezes make the Bay of Islands one of the world's most renowned cruising grounds.


Yacht Chartering News & Updates

Pest Free Hauraki Gulf Update

Help Keep The Hauraki Gulf Pest Free - Infomation For Bareboat Charterers

Why Not Have your own Yacht !!

If you are contemplating buying a yacht for use in our beautiful Hauraki Gulf, Charterlink offers shared ownership schemes where one or two people own a yacht, and Charterlink manages charters on her;

Cruising Grounds