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  • The 2022/2023 edition of this Annual event is to be held at Labour Weekend
    Posted: Sunday 18 September 2022
  • Does your motor need a service?
    Here's a tip - it's no good wishing you'd had your auxiliary serviced when it won't start for the first race of the season.
    Posted: Saturday 10 September 2016
  • Darren Campbell is now the man to contact at Crombie Lockwood for all your Trailer Yacht insurance needs
    Posted: Tuesday 16 August 2016
  • Hettie's Gift - The latest from Dan Leech
    Hettie's Gift is a Leech 800 Cruiser. Build by Southlander Bruce Keen for owner Peter Henderson it is the latest in a long line of Dan Leech designed trailer sailers.
    Posted: Wednesday 27 January 2016
  • Insurance matters to each and every trailer yacht owner. An uninsured boat is a liability to every other boat in the fleet. Insurance also matters to NZTYA, as your premiums help fund our activities and keep your membership fees down to an acceptable level.
    Posted: Tuesday 14 April 2015
  • 1000 Nights In A Not-So-Leaky Boat
    Les and Beryl Baker from Timaru have clocked up a remarkable 1000 nights afloat on their Noelex 25 “Skidmark”.
    Posted: Thursday 2 April 2015
  • Wearing a life jacket/buoyancy aid is a great idea. In some places local by laws enforce this. We at NZTYA reckon it’s a no brainer. If you’re racing or just cruising, in a runabout, dingy or an 8 metre racing trailer yacht, it just makes sense. Accidents happen. You wouldn’t try to navigate down a river without a motor, would you?
    Posted: Tuesday 10 March 2015
  • During the last few months the NZTYA Technical Officer, Alex Bruce, has been evaluating a revolutionary trailer yacht design for ratification as a Trailer Yacht.
    Posted: Friday 22 August 2014
  • The Annual Meeting of Representatives was held at Evans Bay Yacht Club in Wellington on 9 August 2014 and an edited version of the President’s report to the meeting follows.
    Posted: Thursday 21 August 2014
  • Revised NZTYA Trailer Yacht Ratings were confirmed at the AMR held in August. Check the latest lists to see if your boat has a new rating.
    Posted: Thursday 21 August 2014
  • Bay of Plenty Trailer Yacht Squadron held the 2013 -14 NZTYA Nationals and North Island Championships recently at Lake Rotoiti.
    Posted: Monday 18 November 2013
  • NZTYA South Island Vice President Colin McDonald travelled from Invercargill to compete in the 2013 Aviemore Classic. His thoughts on the event follow.
    Posted: Friday 8 November 2013