Membership

MBBC Membership

We are a vital part of the community in and around Maraetai Beach. Our members enjoy our facilities from launching their boat to having dinner in our club rooms. If you do not have a boat you can still become a member and enjoy the social side of the club with our Community Membership.

Full Membership

Full: A Senior member and partner plus any of their children under 18 years.

What you get for your membership:
Gate/Membership Card: Full members get issued with an active proximity card which enables them to gain vehicle access through the electronic gates for launching and retrieving of their boats 24 hours a day.
Parking: Parking of vehicles and trailers is available in the club grounds and overnight parking for up to three consecutive nights is available at a small charge of $5 per night.
Boat motor wash down: Freshwater wash down facilities for the boat/motor is available free to members.
Showers, toilets, and rubbish bins are also available for all members.
Bar and Restaurant facilities: available to all members
Big Screen TVs to keep up with the big games shown live in the downstairs bar
Jackpot Draw and meat raffles held on Thursdays in the downstairs bar
Dinghy Lockers
: available to members
Children’s Corner with DVDs
Security: Our Custodian lives on site and is on duty from Thursday through to Monday each week. He monitors our security cameras and keeps a good eye on all activity happening at the club.
All members are able to invite their guests and extended family members to join them in the Clubrooms providing they are signed in the visitors book.  Each member can sign in 4 people each but visitors can only be signed in 5 times per year.

How to apply for Membership:

You will need to complete the application form and return it to us with payment for the relevant amount; namely $500 which is the entrance fee, PLUS the annual subscription $250, PLUS the $25 breakwater levy and $45 building levy.

Your application will need to be proposed and seconded by two existing club members. If you do not know any existing members we can provide you with a list of Management Committee contacts whereby you can arrange to meet with one of the committee to sign it for you. You will also need to supply us with a photograph of yourself along with the application form and payment. Once we have received this, your name and photo goes on to the Noticeboard for two weeks prior to our monthly Management Meeting when all new applications go before the Committee. After the Committee Meeting you will be advised of the outcome and issued with your vehicle/boat/trailer stickers, plus proximity card etc.

Community Membership

Community Membership: An adult and partner plus any of their children under 18 years. The Community members are entitled to use the bar and restaurant facilities. Community members get a proximity card which is also the membership card but is thereby unable to use the carpark or boat ramp facilities, but he/she does get to join in all the social activities and enjoy our gorgeous clubrooms.

What you get for your membership:
Gate/Membership Card: Community Family and Community Senior members get issued with an active proximity card which is their membership card but does not enable them to gain vehicle access to park in the club grounds.
Showers, toilets, and rubbish bins are available for all members.
Bar and Restaurant facilities: available to all members
Big Screen TVs to keep up with the big games screened live in the downstairs bar
Jackpot Draw and meat raffles held Thursday nights in the downstairs bar
Children’s Corner with DVDs

All members are able to invite their guests and extended family members to join them in the Clubrooms providing they are signed in the visitors book.  Each member can sign in 4 people each but visitors can only be signed in 5 times per year.

How to apply for Membership:

The same procedure as above, but you will not be required to pay the entry fee, only the $95 annual subscription and $15 building levy on joining. You still need to complete the same application form.

Senior Citizen Community Membership

Community Membership: An Adult and partner over 65 years of age. The Senior Citizen Community members are entitled to use the bar and restaurant facilities. Senior Citizen Community members get a proximity card which is also the membership card but is thereby unable to use the carpark or boat ramp facilities, but he/she does get to join in all the social activities and enjoy our gorgeous clubrooms.

What you get for your membership:
Gate/Membership Card: Community Family and Community Senior Citizen members get issued with an active proximity card which is their membership card but does not enable them to gain vehicle access to park in the club grounds.
Showers, toilets, and rubbish bins are available for all members.
Bar and Restaurant facilities: available to all members
Big Screen TVs to keep up with the big games screened live in the downstairs bar
Jackpot Draw and meat raffles held Thursday nights in the downstairs bar
Children’s Corner with DVDs

All members are able to invite their guests and extended family members to join them in the Clubrooms providing they are signed in the visitors book.  Each member can sign in 4 people each but visitors can only be signed in 5 times per year.

How to apply for Membership:

The same procedure as above, but you will not be required to pay the entry fee, only the $40 annual subscription and $15 building levy on joining. You still need to complete the same application form.

 

Sailing Membership

To join the Sailing Club, you first must be a member of the Maraetai Beach Boat Club.  You can choose whether to be a Community member or Full Member.  Please download and complete the application form for MBBC.

There are a few options to join MSC:

  • Junior membership (under 18)  $25
  • Senior membership (over 18)  $80
  • Family membership (more than 1 person)  $65
  • PLUS a compulsory Yachting NZ affiliation fee  $25.30 each for 1 to 2 people.  For 3 or more people in the family $63.25.

Download the Maraetai Sailing Club  Sailing Enrollment Forms 2016 17

Affiliation to the NZ Sports Fishing Council & IGFA

Membership to the NZ Sports Fishing Council and IGFA is $25 per year.  This affiliates you to the International Game Fish Association and NZ Sport Fishing Council.  You can do this on the annual subscription renewal form.
(This allows fish to be entered into national records and allows courtesy weigh-ins at other affiliated clubs)

All MBBC members can compete in our club champs and weigh in their fish to attempt to get onto the brag board.  You do not need to be a member of the IGFA.