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Ōrākei Basin bookings and public availability

Ōrākei Basin public availability

The basin is closed to the public when it is booked by the Auckland Water Ski Club. The dates it is booked are listed on this page.

At all other times, motorised vessels are only permitted on Ōrākei Basin if towing water skiers.

For more information, see the Harbourmaster section of the Auckland Transport website.

Auckland Water Ski Club bookings

January 2019

Day Time Reason for closure Area of basin being used
Sunday 13 January9am-1pmSki TrainingMotorised Zone
Wednesday 16 January4pm-8pmSki TrainingMotorised Zone
Saturday 19 January8am-12pmSki TrainingMotorised Zone
Sunday 20 January9am-1pmSki TrainingMotorised Zone
Wednesday 23 January4pm-8pmSchools Team TrainingWhole Basin
Saturday 26 JanuaryFull DaySki TrainingWhole Basin
Sunday 27 January9am-1pmSki TrainingMotorised Zone
Wednesday 30 January4pm-8pmSki TrainingMotorised Zone

February 2019

Day Time Reason for closure Area of basin being used
Saturday 2 FebruaryFull DayNZ OpenWhole basin
Sunday 3 FebruaryFull DayNZ OpenWhole basin
Thursday 7 February8am-12pmTWSA Ski SchoolWhole basin
Friday 8 February8am-12pmTWSA Ski SchoolWhole basin
Saturday 9 FebruaryFull DayAuckland 3 Event TournamentWhole basin
Sunday 10 FebruaryFull DayAuckland 3 Event TournamentWhole basin
Wednesday 13 February4pm-8pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Saturday 16 February8am-12pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Sunday 17 February9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Wednesday 20 February4pm-8pmSchools team trainingWhole basin
Saturday 23 February8am-12pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Sunday 24 February9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Wednesday 27 February4pm-8pmSki trainingMotorised zone

March 2019

Day Time Reason for closure Area of basin being used
Saturday 2 March6am-6pmCollege Sport Junior Waka Ama Regatta
Whole basin
Sunday 3 March9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Wednesday 6 March4pm-8pmSchools team trainingWhole basin
Saturday 9 March8am-12pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Sunday 10 March9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Wednesday 13 March4pm-8pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Saturday 16 March8am-12pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Sunday 17 March9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Wednesday 20 March4pm-8pmSchools team trainingWhole basin
Saturday 23 March8am-12pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Sunday 24 March9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Wednesday 27 March4pm-8pmSki trainingWhole basin
Saturday 30 MarchFull dayAuckland Regional ChampsWhole basin
Sunday 31 MarchFull dayAuckland Regional ChampsWhole basin

April 2019

Day Time Reason for closure Area of basin being used
Wednesday 3 April4pm-8pmSchools team trainingWhole basin
Saturday 6 AprilFull DayAuckland/Northland Regional ChampsWhole basin
Sunday 7 AprilFull DayAuckland/Northland Regional ChampsWhole basin
Wednesday 10 April4pm-8pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Friday 12 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Saturday 13 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Sunday 14 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Monday 15 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Tuesday 16 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Wednesday 17 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Thursday 18 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Friday 19 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Saturday 20 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Sunday 21 AprilFull dayNZTWSA NationalsWhole basin
Wednesday 24 April4pm-8pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Saturday 27 AprilFull dayClub ChampsWhole basin
Sunday 28 AprilFull dayClub ChampsWhole basin

May 2019

Day Time Reason for closure Area of basin being used
Wednesday 1 May4pm-8pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Saturday 4 May8am-12pmSki trainingMotorised zone
Sunday 5 May9am-1pmSki trainingMotorised zone

For more information about water ski training bookings, email the Auckland Water Ski Club at office@awsc.co.nz, or phone the club on 09 520 1530.

How to make a booking

To make a booking for the basin, contact us

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