Facilities

Membership at Nelson Yacht Club provides access the club facilities on Rocks Road that includes launching facilities, organised racing, patrol support boats, the Penguins Nest Cafeteria and club rooms, access to renting inside or outside boat storage and of course the camaraderie of other sailors over a soft drink after sailing.

Toilets and Showers: Members have access to toilets and showers on the lower deck on race days.

Telephone: In the Lower Lounge is available to members on race days.

Race Office: Is situated on the mezzanine floor of the Aurora Lounge. It is staffed during all races but is out of bounds to spectators for safety reasons. The telephone number is (03) 548 7501.

Aurora/Lower Lounge Bar Hours: The bars will be operated when required. The Club will not be open on Good Friday or Christmas Day. Members are reminded that bar trading hours, within the limits of the Club’s liquor licence, are set by the Administration Committee. Suitable footwear must be worn in all bar areas.

Boat Storage: Inside or outside Boat storage is available to club members. Water control for wash down is located inside the boat storage shed.

Club Boat Storage Rental Agreements are from 1 September – 31 August each year. Spaces are allocated at the start of the contract.

There are currently inside and outside spaces are available for more information see Storage Fees and Application Form.