October 29, 2019
An early morning start and the boats line up on the beach for their safety inspections.
July 4, 2019
Reduce, reuse and recycle At Great Escape, sustainability is a core value underpinning our decisions and actions. Our fleet of […]
May 10, 2019
WOW – What a fantastic weekend we had. Our second annual Bay of Islands WOW (Women on Water) weekend, organised […]
March 29, 2019
Our Davidson M20s epitomise the business sustainability mantra of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle and feature in Boating New Zealand April […]
January 13, 2019
Daryl completes coaching 100 learn-to-sail courses
October 14, 2018
Our very experienced instructor Daryl, has been accredited IYT Navigation Master and IYT Weather Master. Navigation master is a stand-alone course […]
September 28, 2018
23rd – 25th November
27th – 30th September
September 14, 2018
The Mac 420 is ideally suited for first-time family boating needs, with the added feature of high sides providing security when in a heavy seas and with a young family on board.
August 7, 2018
We were lucky enough to have Alexia Russell, Auckland Journalist join us for an off-season winter weekend, she wrote an article on her experiences which we think captures the joy of sailing here in the bay during the quieter months.
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Opua, Bay of Islands
PO Box 461, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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