Orakei Marina News


People’s Triathlon Road Closures

Planned Road Closures on Tamaki Drive

Recent Soundings in the Marina

Depth soundings looking good

IRONMĀORI Tāmaki 2023 – Road Closure 30 Sept

Planned Road Closure on Tamaki Drive

New Outboard Flush Units

Now available at the marina

Preventing Oil and Fuel Spills

How can you help?

Environmental Rules for Recreational Boats

Update from Maritime New Zealand

Anti-Foul Regulations

Banned substances in Anti-Fouling paint

Rapid Boom Demo

Rapid deployment boom for oil spill containment

New Sewage Pump

Out with the old, in with the new!

Plugging into power

Keep your boat’s electrics in order to keep everyone safe

Invasive Seaweeds found at Great Barrier

Check for Caulerpa to avoid spreading

Marina Information Evening and News Update

Our 2023 Marina Information Evening was a success, with a Kai Ika filleting demo and an informative presentation.

Piling project finished!

Finally, piling work has been completed for Orakei Marina in August!

The Piling team have done an outstanding job. Thanks go out to Mark, Scott, Mo...

An update on our Piling Project

We are now mid-section on D pier but the high winds over the last few days has stalled progress.

Another battle is finding the space and keeping th...

Orakei Marina support Rotary’s “Have a Go” Sailing Programme

Orakei Marina are proud supporters of the "Have a Go" sailing programme, encouraging school kids to get out on the water.  It's been great to get these weekly wrap-ups from Rotary throughout the sailing season.

Tamaki Drive Close closed – Friday to Sunday

As part of the Tāmaki Drive cycle path project, Tāmaki Drive – between The Strand and Ngapipi Road – will be closed to all vehicle traffic from 10pm Friday 14 August until the evening of Sunday 16 August.

Solar Panels Installed on Office Roof!

Orakei Marina are pleased to be encouraging the use of renewable energy, reducing our carbon footprint. For the first 5 or 6 years the power savings ...

Upcoming and Recent Marina Developments

It’s been a busy start to 2019 with some positive initiatives and motivations for the Marina!

A New Arrival In Orakei Marina

Last week we welcomed a Princess 40 into Orakei Marina, one of the biggest yachts we've accommodated to date!

Orakei Marina says good-bye to Ben

We wish him luck on his next adventure!

A Visit From The Samoa Voyaging Society

Gaualofa stayed with us for several months whilst visiting Wellington for the Waka Odyssey Festival.

Are you making the most of this warm sea temp?

Not only are we experiencing some of the most incredible Spring weather that is accompanying us into Summer, but the sea temp is up too which means the fishing is amazing right now. I'm not sure which came first, the warm weather or the warm sea temp, but I do know the fish are out there begging for a hook!

39.5m Sport Fisher Arrives at her new home in Orakei Marina

The 39.5m, All Carbon Fibre build from Yachting Developments of Auckland, New Zealand has just arrived at Orakei Marina. We are very excited to have her here finally after so much anticipation over the course of her build and she really does up the Anti of all the boats in our marina now!