Governed by the Akarana Marine Sports Charitable Trust (AMSCT), the Hyundai Marine Sports Centre has been designed to operate as a true multi-user facility. It includes over 800m2 of training and educational areas as well as event spaces capable of hosting more than 300 people. It is the home of the historic Royal Akarana Yacht Club as well as other sports clubs.
The Hyundai Marine Sports Centre allows for a wide variety of sports events to run concurrently. In addition to this, it has the capacity to operate as a hosting facility for larger national and international events and provide outstanding training areas and meeting rooms equipped with the latest audiovisual and learning aids.
The Centre provides the wider community with the opportunity to actively participate, spectate or just enjoy the spectacular views and quality services in a safe, family-friendly environment.
The Hyundai Marine Sports Centre is a hub of the local community providing a wide range of marine-based activities. With a host of different clubs under one roof, the Centre brings an increased level of energy and activity to the area promoting healthy active communities. The Centre promotes interaction between the clubs and groups, increasing their abilities to deliver better to the community.
Akarana Eatery is part of the Akarana Sports Charitable Trust. All proceeds from Akarana Eatery go towards actively promoting and providing sports education, recreation and leisure opportunities to the community of Orakei, Auckland and beyond; providing a safe and well informed environment in which people can grow and explore in and around the sea.