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Learn about signing up and fees to row below.

Each year members (new and returning) must pay club fees and fill out a registration form by the registration due date (November).

What do you get for your membership fee?

- Full-year membership

- Coach Support

- Training Programs
- Use of selected AWRC equipment and plant
- Utility cost of running the Boatshed
- Free gym usage and gym equipment maintenance
- Ability to speak at the executive meetings to support the development of the Club

- Opportunity to be involved with a large age range of friendly athletes and supporters.
- Coach Boat Fuel & Maintenance
- Accounting Fees

What is NOT included:

- Regatta fees

- Transport costs to and from a regatta for yourself and the plant

- Accommodation at away regattas

- Personnel racing uniform

Are you signing up for...

School Rowing

Students in high school that attend Whanganui High School, or Nga Tawa Diocesan School are part of our club.

masters Rowing

As a Master, you are over the age of 27, and have either rowed before or are looking to become involved in the sport. 

Club Rowing

If you are part of club, you are not affiliated to a secondary school and looking to row socially or competitively. 


Associate | $50.00 

An individual who seeks to be associated with the club for social reasons.

Non-Active Committee Member | $1.00 

An individual who sits on the committee, but is not an active rower at the club. This fee allows them to have voting rights. 

Active Life Member | $104.00 (RNZ fee)

A nominated member of the club who has contributed to the club for a sustained period of time and is confirmed at an AGM (see constitution for further details).

Master Rower | $604.00 

A rower over the age of 27 years old.

Coxswain Rower| $104.00 

A valuable member of the crew who steers and maintains the safety of all members in the boat.

School Rower | $704.00 

An individual who is affiliated with a secondary school.

Club Rower | $704.00 

An individual who is a non-school member and is rowing competitively.

Novice Rower | $504.00 

A novice rower is an individual of any age group (School, Club or Master) who has not rowed a full season and has not won a rowing regatta event.

Tertiary Rower | $604.00 

A rower who is affiliated with a post-secondary school and who is participating in regatta events.

2nd Family Member | $504.00 

Discount offered for a 2nd family member rowing at the club.

Social Rower | $200.00

A non-competitive, casual rower of any age group.

Private Boat Rack Fee | $75.00

This fee is for individuals who want to store their private boat at the club.

Payments can be paid directly to the Clubs Westpac Account:

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