Our Mission

To foster the personal development of young people by developing confidence in a marine environment.

French Bay Schools Waterwise Centre


French Bay Schools Waterwise Centre

Based at French Bay.

Schools operating from the centre:

  • Titirangi
  • Woodlands Park.
  • Laingholm have started their training and are about to sit instructors exam with the intention of running programmes for their school soon.

We have an agreement with the FBYC (French Bay Yacht Club ) and share many resources including 10 Optimist yachts, rescue/instruction RIBs and space in the boatshed.

Chairperson: Alan Gordon, also training officer. Ph. 021 2062160
Secretary: David Butterworth. Ph. 09 8173032
Treasurer: Jody Kelly. Ph. 027 677 3429