“The safety of a yacht and her crew is the sole and inescapable responsibility of the skipper who must do his/her best to ensure the yacht is fully found, thoroughly seaworthy and manned by an experienced crew who are physically fit to face bad weather”

Quote from Yachting New Zealand
Safety Regulations 2013-2016

Please find below the following documents which may hopefully prove useful. Please let me know if there is any other attachments or information you think we should have on this page.

Safe Sailing

Peter Tocker

Akaroa Harbour Working Frequencies.pdf

Keep a laminated copy of this on board..!

Regardless safety diagram.pdf

If you would like one of these for your boat, Lyttelton graphic designer Graeme Withell would be happy to help out (for a small fee of course). Contact him on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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