The New Zealand Offshore Power Boat Association will be holding an event within the Inner Waitemata Harbour, between Kauri Point, Watchman Island and Stanley Point from 11 am to 3pm on Saturday 9 April 2011.
During these hours, the 5 Knot Rule is suspended with respect to competing craft and any emergency vessels only.
No vessel may enter into or remain within the reserved area. The course will be marked with large buoys, and patrol vessels will be stationed around the event.
All mariners are warned to navigate with caution during this event and to follow instructions given by Course Marshals.