Tawera 2-Time Victor in NZ Millennium Cup: Photo Gallery

Eight sailing superyachts signed up to compete in the ninth NZ Millennium Cup. But only one could be victorious, and it was Tawera, for the second straight year. Better yet, Tawera did so with her designer, Ron Holland, aboard. The annual friendly race is hosted by the NZ Marine Export Group to promote New Zealand’s Continue reading


Millennium Cup 2015 Open for Entries

The Millennium Cup’s focus since the inaugural event in 2000 has been to promote New Zealand cruising grounds. Simultaneously, it has promoted New Zealand megayacht builders, refit yards, and related companies. The two goals have been wrapped within a few days of competitive sailing and camaraderie. The Millennium Cup is set to repeat all of Continue reading


January 2012 Sailing Video of the Month: Millennium Cup

When the inaugural Millennium Cup was held in 2000, the goal was to thank megayacht owners and crew who had visited Auckland and other New Zealand regions during the America’s Cup race just held in those waters. Another goal was to promote the region’s shipyards, refit facilities, and other marine businesses. As of 2012, the Continue reading