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​2017 Duckboat Derby

The Duckboat Derby is held in Waiuku each year by the Franklin Young Mariners.  ​Contact us at leader@franklinyoungmariners.org.nz

This years event will be held on 26 Feb 2017 . 

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​2017 Date Announced

26 February 2017 - Sponsorship open now

2016 Results

​Junior

  1. Princess Warriors
  2. Waipipi Wonder Women
  3. Glenbrook Captians

Best Dressed: Waipipi Wonder Women

 

College​

  1. The Boys
  2. Villians & Heros
  3. The Duck Hunters

Best Dressed: The Paddlington Bears

​Senior

  1. Waiuku Fire Brigade
  2. Waiuku Fire Brigade
  3. Andrew Maddock

Best Dressed: The G 'n' T's

 

Photos of the 2014 event

One of Waiuku's iconic and historic community events

​Teams compete in age related groups, racing duckboats from the Tamakae Reserve around the Waiuku River. Waiuku's answer to the Rugby 7's.

Supported by:

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​2017 Boat naming sponsors

  1. Marsh & Irwin

  2. Aurora Law

  3. The Kentish Hotel

  4. Barfoot & Thompson Waiuku

  5. Rattrie Panel Beaters

  6. Quality Carpet Care

  7. RAD Electrical

  8. Harrisons Carpet One

  9. ASB Bank

  10. RX Fitness 235

Other Sponsors

  • DesignMax
  • Water Projects Ltd
  • Waiuku Auto Electrical
  • P James Maintennce Services
  • BNZ
  • Colin Riddle Ltd
  • Counties Power
​2016 Boat naming sponsors
  1. RAD Electrical

  2. Harrisons Carpet One

  3. Marsh & Irwin

  4. Waiuku Auto Electrical

  5. Osborne Realty

  6. Bakers Shoes

  7. Nicks Cafe

  8. The Kentish Hotel

  9. Water Projects Ltd

  10. Gleeson & Cox

Thank you to all our 2016 sponsors

  • Water Projects Ltd
  • Aurora Law Ltd
  • Kentish Hotel
  • BNZ Waiuku
  • Ray White Waiuku
  • Bayleys Real Estate
  • Barfoot & Thompson Waiuku
  • Totalspan Counties
  • Gubb Pump and Well Services Ltd
  • Waiuku Auto Elctrical
  • Colin Riddle Ltd
  • Osborne Realty Ltd
  • Gleeson & Cox Transport
  • Marsh & Irwin Ltd
  • Harrisons Carpet One
  • Bakers Shoes
  • Nick's Cafe
  • RAD Electrical
  • PJ Maintenance 
  • Counties Power
  • The Post Newspaper
  • Designmax Ltd

Thank you to all our 2015 sponsors

  • Action Office Products Depot
  • Aurora Law
  • Barbs Kitchen & Diner
  • Barfoot & Thompson
  • Ben Jameson – Bayley’s
  • BNZ Waiuku
  • Calendula Cottage
  • Charlies
  • Cockies Corner
  • Colin Riddle Ltd
  • Counties Power Limited
  • Deed Print
  • g.a.s Waiuku
  • Gary Hunter Plumbing Ltd
  • Gleeson & Cox Transport Ltd
  • Gubbs Pump & Well Services
  • Harrisons Carpet One
  • J.T Agrucultural & Logging - firewood for raffle
  • Marsh & Irwin Ltd
  • Motrax Trailers
  • Naturally Wood
  • Neil Wildman Plumbing, Drainlaying & Gas Fitting
  • Nicks Cafe
  • NZ Home Builders Ltd
  • Osborne Real Estate
  • P James Maintenance Services
  • Pukekohe Waiuku Veterinary Centre
  • The Post Newspaper
  • Totalspan Counties
  • Waiuku Motor Court
  • Waiuku Auto Electrical Ltd
  • Water Projects Ltd

Our thanks to all our sponsors listed above.

​This site is kindly sponsored by The Perfect Wedding