icon_arrow_down icon_arrow_left icon_arrow_left_large icon_arrow_right icon_arrow_right_large icon_arrow_up icon_back icon_bell icon_bullet_arrow icon_bullet_dot icon_call icon_close icon_close_large icon_compare icon_facebook icon_favourite icon_googleplus icon_grid_off icon_grid_on icon_information icon_instagram icon_login icon_menu icon_message icon_minus icon_pinterest icon_plus icon_quote_end icon_quote_start icon_radio_on icon_refresh icon_search icon_share icon_star icon_tick_on icon_twitter icon_video_play icon_youtube

Subscribe to our mailing list

Newsletter Preferences

Choose one or more newsletters
No, thanks

The Millennium Cup: 5 days sailing in the Bay of Islands

1 of 5 1/5
VIEW ON ONE PAGE
Russell-Long-Beach,-New-Zealand
1

Russell

In the lead up to the NZ Millennium Cup (January _24-27,__ 2017), New Zealand captain Blair MacLeod of Yachting Developments' 33.8 metre sloop Silvertip _shares secret cruising gems in _the Bay of Islands. __ _

With bows pointed south, crew from all over the world will descend upon the azure waters of the Bay of Islands for the South Pacific’s premier superyacht regatta, the NZ Millennium Cup 2017. Ready to enjoy the relaxed Kiwi hospitality and spectacular racing the event is renowned for, we look at how you could extend your stay in this stunning location. From secluded anchorages and emerald coves to the sunken frigate Canterbury teeming with exotic marine wildlife, the Bay of Islands has it all.

Day 1: Russell

Upon arrival in Russell by helicopter, enjoy a leisurely lunch at the historic Duke of Marlborough pub; known locally for “refreshing rascals and reprobates since 1827” and as the venue for the NZ Millennium Cup’s opening evening’s cocktail drinks.

Anchor overnight in Russell.

Picture courtesy of Shutterstock.com / Oliver Foerstner

Read More
Sponsored Listings
Loading content...
Show all results for “%{term}