Russell Boating Club - Who Are We


The Russell Boating Club is a lot of things to a lot of people and has a very interesting past . It's origins as a boat building yard or fish factory are legendary; as are it's people. From Ocotber to May each year we sail boat racing and a few races during the winter

Our Clubrooms

A bar, kitchen, shower facilities and recreational items. Open three days a week and for special occassions. A roaring fire during winter



Clothing including t-shirts, hats, polos and caps are available when the Bar is open on and special events lke Tall Ships

Committee for Season 2015-16

Committee for Season 2016-17

Recreational Facilities

Pool Table, free Books to lend, Dart Board and board games.

Committee for Season 2015-16

Committee for Season 2016-17

item4Racing 2017-18

This seasons evening racing starts September 27th with the first of the Cater Marine Series followed by Omata Estate Series on 4th October and Willis Sails Series on October 6th. The Weekend Series first race is 15th October 2017

item8Tall Ships


This event is held in early January each year. All details available here

item6Matauwhi Bay


The beautiful location of our clubhouse so please drop by sometime