A D Blake
AD Blake's historical marine oil paintings range from gaff-rigged classic yachts, square-sailed sailing ships to historical America's Cup races and contemporary sailing scenes.
Tony Blake is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
Altex Coatings specialises in the formulation, manufacture, and specification of high performance industrial and marine protective coatings throughout Australasia and Southern Pacific regions.
Altex Coatings is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
The Environmental Initiatives Fund (EIF) supports Aucklanders to be actively engaged in the enhancement and conservation of local environments and heritage.
Auckland Council through the Environmental Initiatives Fund kindly contributed $6050 toward the replacement blocks on Waitangi in April 2014.
Bud Nalder Sailmaker
Hemp rope, Stockholm tar, rat-tails, hand-sewn brass rings, mitre cuts and tongue reinforcing - terminology of a bygone era brought to life again by Nalder Sails.
The skill displayed in the beauty of today's classic yacht restoration is matched by the quality and attention to detail of every authentic sail crafted by the sailmakers at Nalder Sails.
Courtney Engineering Ltd is a 100% New Zealand owned and operated company specialising in general & precision machined components for all types of equipment.
Courtney Engineering was formed in 1971 by Chris Courtney, over the last 48 years Chris and his team have built, repaired and modified a vast range of equipment. Chris oversees every job to ensure it is of the highest quality before it leaves his workshop.
Courtney Engineering is a sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust.
Danny wrote a balad in 1999 to celebrate the history of "Waitangi". Danny has recently updated the verses to include the return of Waitangi to Auckland NZ. Danny performed this and other songs at a small concert on board Waitangi on his visit to Auckland on 2nd September 2012. Copies of Danny's song can be obtained for a small donation to the CYCT by forwarding an email via the "friends of CYCT" link.
Dave Giddens Sailmakers Ltd
Dave Giddens Sailmakers Ltd, was established in Auckland, "City of Sails" in 1975. We have shown ourselves over
this time to be a market leader in sail making and associated products within the industry, using both modern and traditional crafts and methods. The business has grown over the years and specializes in sails for small racing
dinghies to ocean going or "cruising yachts". We also repair or alter sails to requirements.
Dave Giddens Sailmakers Ltd is a sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
Fosters Ship Chandlery
Fosters is renowned in New Zealand for quality marine equipment, exceptional technical and customer support, and competitive pricing. They supply a wide range of marine equipment and products for performance and cruising boats and represent world leading manufacturers.
Fosters Ship Chandlery is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust.
Harken NZ Limited
Harken Inc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of quality sailboat hardware and accessories.
Their gear has dominated such events as the America's Cup and Olympics. Their blocks, travellers, furling systems and winches can be found aboard everything from the smallest dinghies to the largest megayachts and cruisers.
Harken New Zealand is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
Lighthouse Marine Equipment
Lighthouse Marine Equipment Limited was born out of 100 years of shared experience in all things marine. Their experienced and diligent team, lead by 22 year NZ industry veteran Mike Harris, are looking to help you put together the jigsaw that is your vessel. Leisure, Commercial, Trade and Private Customers are ably catered for.
Lighthouse Marine is a Sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
New Zealand Maritime Museum
New Zealand Maritime Museum is a place of stories, ambition, courage and exploration. A place of amazing journeys. Discover how our nation’s relationship with the sea has shaped the New Zealand identity; from stories of the Polynesian people’s epic migration to Aotearoa, early European exploration then settlement, to modern-day yachting success. Engage with our exhibitions and explore New Zealand's rich and diverse maritime history or experience Auckland's stunning Waitemata Harbour aboard a heritage sailing vessel.
New Zealand Maritime Museum is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust.
New Zealand Traditional Boatbuilding School
The New Zealand Traditional Boatbuilding School is dedicated to providing tuition, expertise and resources to ensure that the heritage, knowledge and skills of Traditional Boatbuilding in New Zealand is maintained for the future.
NZ Community Trust
Kiwis love their sport, and NZCT loves helping them enjoy and participate in their sporting passions. We are excited about the difference we make to sporting organisations all across the country. Whether it's a school group or adult team, we help New Zealanders of all ages and abilities to take part in just about every imaginable sporting code.
NZ Community Trust kindly donated $4,900 toward the replacement blocks on Waitangi in April 2014.
The pier21 Marine Centre is an innovative concept providing Auckland boat-owners, and international visitors, with the best range of choice in vessel storage, maintenance and servicing. With the 48 marina berths for larger boats (up to 30m) and 190 Drystack berths in our Boatpark for smaller craft (up to 9.2m), your boat is close to where the action is out in the harbour.
PLUS, you have the choice of using either our on-site Service Partners or your own people for boatbuilding, painting, anti-fouling, or engineering needs… we provide the space.
Our Hardstand facility has a 50 tonne travelift for vessels up to 25m with all services available in near vicinity.
Pier 21 is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron
The RNZYS is New Zealand's senior Yacht Club. Established in 1859, the RNZYS offers its members and their guests year round racing, cruising and social activities with outstanding facilities catering to both casual and fine dining requirements. The Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust.
The Classic Yacht Association of New Zealand
The Classic Yacht Association (Inc.) is an incorporated society formed in 1995 dedicated to:
Promoting the ownership, preservation and restoration of Classic Yachts and Launches.
Reflecting the significant role harbour and coastal sea craft have played in the development of New Zealand Communities.
Encouraging the fellowship that grow and exists between all men and women who delight in the pleasure of the sea and craft that sail those seas.
The Engine Room Ltd
The CYCT is very grateful to the team at The Engine Room who fully serviced and repaired the Beta engine for Rainbow II to reliable running condition free of labour charge in 2014.
The Engine Room are the New Zealand Agent for Bukh and Beta Marine engines and Gensets. They are also the North Island Dealer for John Deere Marine Engines and genuine spares. They are a Service Agent for Scania marine engines.
The Engine Room carries a very comprehensive range of spare parts and products for your boating needs. They pride themselves on providing their customers with a friendly and efficient service, and they are not afraid to go that extra mile for you.
The Lion Foundation
WE'RE HERE FOR GOOD
Established in 1985, The Lion Foundation is one of New Zealand's oldest and most respected Charitable Trusts. They have returned many millions of dollars back to the community, supporting thousands of good causes the length and breadth of New Zealand.
The Lion Foundation is a major sponsor of the Classic Yacht Charitable Trust
Waikato Auckland Cranes
Auckland and Waikato Cranes work in partnership to provide mobile crane hire services to a wide range of industries and businesses from our three locations across Auckland and the Waikato region – North Shore, Manukau and Hamilton.