AUCKLAND - We will be resume our normal operating schedule on Sunday 7th March, following the move to Alert Level 2 under reduced capacity and all required protocol.

BAY OF ISLANDS - We will resume our normal operating schedule on Saturday 6th March, following the earlier tsunami warnings across the Northland region.

36th AMERICA'S CUP - We are currently working through solutions to operate our spectator options under Alert level 2, as well as awaiting confirmation of any changes to the official racing schedule. We will update all affected customers as soon as possible. 

Please direct any queries to and we will respond as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience. Stay Safe.

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We are now fully booked for all confirmed race days. We still have limited availability for non-confirmed race days.

Please check our options below for up to date availability.

In March Defender, Emirates Team New Zealand, will take on the Challenger, Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, for the oldest trophy in international sport - right here in Auckland. After the excitement of the PRADA Cup - we know we are in for the ultimate sailing spectacle.
Explore will be providing the official on the water spectator options for the event onboard our sailing and power fleet. 

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