Promoting your business in Wellington

The Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club – a club that combines a long and abundant history with the flexibility, resilience, and passion required to provide our members, supporters, and sponsors the value they are looking for.

Find out about our Club, its history, current situation, and vision for the future. We invite you to become a part of it by using any of the opportunities and services outlined below:

  • Hire our facilities for your next business function > Venue hire
  • Organise your team building event on the water > WOSC
  • Join our Club as a Corporate Member > Corporate Membership; or
  • Boost your business by sponsoring one of our Sailing events > RPNYC_Sponsorship

Winning the America’s Cup has reignited the public’s interest and excitement for yacht racing. We can help you make use of this enthusiasm and connect your brand with this clean, high profile, and successful sport.

Contact us today to find out more about these options; we would be thrilled to hear from you.

Commodore – Dave Roberts:  commodore@rpnyc.org.nz – 021 951 933
Club Manager – Craig Rybrun:  admin@rpnyc.org.nz – 04 939 7043

Brand Positioning

We have a range of great choices for you to position your brand, such as our:

  • Annual Sailing Programme of regional and national events
  • Comprehensive boating education programme delivered through Wellington Ocean Sports Centre
  • Investment in the future with the Wellington Youth Scheme Trust or
  • Exposure via our social and networking functions

Another option to make use of the association with Sailing is through our Corporate Membership.

Client Hosting and Networking

We provide a range of high quality client hosting opportunities including the following:

  • Events with high profile sailors as guest speakers
  • Our annual series of high profile yacht races, including the Ambassador’s Race and the Corporate Yacht Race
  • Bring your clients and join one of our yachts in a Friday evening Rum Race, then wind down in the weekend in the Wardroom

We would like to extend this list of options to provide you with an optimal platform to cater for your needs.

Functions and Events

The Wardroom is Wellington’s premier waterfront venue for functions, be they big or small, formal or informal. Full catering and bar services are available, ranging from cocktail platters, barbecues, through to table dining.

We can also organise your own special company event on the harbour such as a yacht race, a cruise around the islands, or a team building day on the water – we have options suitable for your target groups.