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Lining up for safety

An early morning start and the boats line up on the beach for their safety inspections.

Great Escape Sailing is committed to Sustainable Tourism

Reduce, reuse and recycle At Great Escape, sustainability is a core value underpinning our decisions and actions. Our fleet of […]

WOW (Women on Water) was wonderful

WOW – What a fantastic weekend we had. Our second annual Bay of Islands WOW (Women on Water) weekend, organised […]

Davidson M20 …Reduce, reuse, recycle!

Our Davidson M20s epitomise the business sustainability mantra of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle and feature in Boating New Zealand April […]

100 Learn to Sail Courses

Daryl completes coaching 100 learn-to-sail courses

Navigation and Weather Master

Our very experienced instructor Daryl, has been accredited IYT Navigation Master and IYT Weather Master. Navigation master is a stand-alone course […]

November Fun Flotilla

October Fun Flotilla

23rd – 25th November

Auckland on the Water Boat Show

Auckland on the Water Boat Show

27th – 30th September

Mac 420 boat hire

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.

Great Escape winter sailing featured in NZ Herald travel section

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.