earthrace comes home

On February 6 2009 - Waitangi Day - Earthrace arrived back home in Aotearoa, New Zealand.  The location?   Where else, but Waitangi!  Over the following five months Pete, his crew and Earthrace visited 60 towns and cities right around the boat's home country, giving many thousands of people the chance to walk aboard this amazing record breaking boat.  

new zealand tour 09

Russell 08-Feb Sun
Paihia 09 Feb Mon
Whangaroa 11 Feb Wed
Mangonui 12 Feb Thu
Kerikeri 14-15 Feb Sat - Sun
Tutukaka 17 Feb Tue
Filming - Game Fishing 18-19 Feb Wed - Thu
Whangarei 21-22 Feb Sat - Sun
Filming / Fishing - Gt Barrier 23-24 Feb Mon  - Tue
Leigh / Sandspit 25 Feb Wed
Stillwater 26 Feb Thu
Gulf Harbour 27 Feb Fri
Waiheke 28 Feb - 01 Mar Sat - Sun
West Park Marina 03 Mar Tue
Auckland Boatshow, Viaduct 05-08 Mar Thu - Sun
Bayswater Marina 09 Mar Mon
Beach Haven Wharf 10 Mar Tue
Panmure Yacht and Boating Club 11 Mar Wed
Half Moon Bay Marina 12 Mar Thu
Whitianga 14-15 Mar Sat - Sun
Tokumaru Bay 19 Mar Thu
Napier 20 Mar Fri - Sat
Gisborne 23-24 Mar Mon - Tue
Whangamata (Beach hop) 27-29 Mar Fri - Sun
Whakatane 03-05 Apr Fri - Sun
Bowentown 09 Apr Thu
Tairua 10 Apr Fri (Easter)
Pauanui 11 Apr Sat (Easter)
Tauranga (Jazz Festival) 12-13 Apr Sun - Mon (Easter)
Porirua/Mana 16 Apr Thu
Kilbirnie 17 Apr Fri
Nelson 18-19 Apr Sat - Sun
Motueka 20 Apr Mon
Picton 21 Apr Tue
Kaikoura 22-23 Apr Wed-Thu
Lyttleton 24 Apr Fri
Akaroa 25-26 Apr Sat - Sun
Timaru 28-29 Apr Tue - Wed
Oamaru 30 Apr Thu
Dunedin 01-03 May Fri - Sun
Half Moon Bay (Stewart Is) 05-06 May Tue - Wed
Riverton 07-08 May Thu - Fri
Bluff 09-10 May Sat - Sun
Milford 16-17 May Sat - Sun
Greymouth 18-19 May Mon - Tue
Westport 20 May Wed
Wanganui 22-24 May Fri - Sun
New Plymouth 25-26 May Mon - Tue
Kawhia 27 May Wed
Raglan 28 May Thu
Clarkes Beach 30 May Sat
Manukau 31 May Sun
Hellensville 01-02 Jun Mon - Tue (Queens)
Opononi 03-04 Jun Wed - Thu
Huntly 06 Jun Sat
Ngaruawahia (Tainui) 07 Jun Sun
Cambridge 09 Jun Tue
Hamilton (Fieldays) 10-14 Jun Wed - Sun
Sell boat 15 Jun Mon
Get a haircut 16 Jun Tue
get a real job 17 Jun Wed