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Planning a small wedding in Melbourne?

Weddings are a lot of fun, but they can also be stressful, especially when it comes to planning t…

Melbourne Boat Hire wins top Tourism Award

Melbourne Boat Hire has won the Tour and Transport operator 2021 Tourism Award for its outstandin…

Melbourne Boat Hire Wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award

Melbourne Boat Hire Recognized Among Best in Australia, Based on Outstanding 2019 Traveler Revi…

We are open for business!

24th September 2021 Good news we are back operating within current restrictions in Melbourne with…

Wine and Cheese Cruise on Your Private Boat

Wine and Cheese Cruise Melbourne Who wouldn’t love a bit of wine time on a private boat cru…

Arrive in style with our Spring Racing Transfers

Spring Racing Transfers Attending the Spring Racing Carnival is so much fun, but overcrowded publ…

Plan the Best gift for Your Dad this Father’s Day with Melbourne Boat Hire

It’s not too soon to start thinking about the best way to treat your Dad this Father’…

Capture The Best Views with Photography Cruises Melbourne

Photography Cruises Melbourne Lush gardens, spectacular architecture and a glittering skyline&hel…

Celebrate End of Financial Year Celebration with Luxury Boat Cruises In Melbourne

End of Financial Celebration The end of financial year (EOFY) can be a challenging time for some …

Planning the Best Birthday Celebration Melbourne

Birthday Celebration Melbourne People often take birthdays for granted and don’t plan for the s…

Show Mum Love on Mother’s Day with Mother’s Day Boat Cruise

Mothers Day Boat Cruise The world has realised the importance of mothers and has dedicated the se…

Looking for the best Melbourne party boat?

Special occasions deserve a special venue. So if you want to throw a shin-dig with a real twist, …

Top 5 Tips for a Memorable Valentines Day

Valentines Day Tips Valentine’s Day is a wonderful time of the year for couples new and ol…

Australian Open Water Taxi Transfer – Arrive in Style

Every year, people flock to Australia to see the best men and women in tennis play off against ea…

8 Tips For a Successful Self-drive Boat Hire

Make Your Self-drive Cruise a Success! Self-drive boat hire tips Melbourne Boat Hire allows you t…

Melbourne Photography Cruise

Melbourne Photography Cruise Melbourne Boat Hire and Benjamin Eriksson Photography announce the l…

Southbank River Boat Tours

Southbank River Boat Tours. Whether you’re a Melbourne local looking for something different, or …

Back to School River Cruises Melbourne

No doubt your Christmas and school holidays were hectic, fast-paced events if you were managing l…

Yarra River Boat Tours to Celebrate Australia Day

Yarra River Boat Tours to Celebrate Australia Day We’re delighted to offer a range of options for…

2017 Spring Racing Carnival

The Spring Racing carnival puts fashion and glamour on center stage. Our melbourne wat…

Office Christmas Party Boat Hire

Looking to plan the ideal Christmas function for your boss, workmates or staff? End of year is a …

Arrive in Style at Flemington Races

If you’re looking to attend this year’s Spring Racing Carnival, which is held at Flemington Racec…

Observe Salvatore the seal

You Might Spot Salvatore the Seal If you’ve ever had the chance to visit the Yarra river for a bo…

Melbourne Boat Hire Tripadvisor Award 2017

Melbourne Boat Hire Tripadvisor Award 2017 We are pleased to announce that Melbourne Boat Hire h…

Skippered and Self-Drive Boat Cruises to see Lighthouse Docklands

  Light House is Melbourne’s first real-time weather display. Located at 888 Collins Stree…

Enjoy A Winter Cruise on the Yarra River

5 Reasons We Love Winter Cruising in Melbourne Summer may have come to an end and the good weathe…

Luxury Boat for Weddings in Melbourne

What a way to celebrate a wedding in style! Starting off by picking up the groom and his family f…

Red Flag: The Australian Red Ensign

Here at Melbourne Boat Hire we are often asked about the Red Australian Flag –known as the Austra…

History of the Yarra River

The Yarra River runs for approximately 242kms from Mt Baw Baw, in the Yarra Ranges National Park …

Luxury Cruises, Mother’s Day

A luxury boat luncheon cruise is something unique- and our selection of Yarra River cruises are …

Easter Boat Hire Melbourne

Don’t be a bunny this Easter! If you’re looking for something novel and exciting to do in Melbour…

Luxury Yacht Pia Mae for Hire

Melbourne Boat Hire’s fleet has recently expanded with the unveiling of the newest vessel in the …

Hire a Boat- Without the Stress of Ownership

With the initial and then ongoing expense of owning a boat and the little amount you actually use…

Visit the Old Pipeworks by Boat

Pipemakers Park is situated on the Maribrynong River approximately 1hr and 10 mins by boat from D…

Melbourne Based Birrarung- a Luxury Party and Cruise Boat for Hire

Melbourne Boat Hire’s fleet has recently expanded with the unveiling of the newest vessel in the …

Maribyrnong River Cruises

We offer a range of cruising options on the Maribyrnong River. You can select from skippered crui…

Romantic Cruising on the Yarra River

If you’ve ever wanted to create the perfect experience for you and your partner to get closer tog…

End of Financial Year Celebration Melbourne

End of Financial Year Celebration Melbourne. The end of the financial year looms, and so to does …

Melbourne Boat Hire short listed for Luxury Travel Guide Awards 2016

Melbourne Boat Hire is pleased to announce it has been short listed as a potential winner of the …

Proposal on board Harvey A

Congratulations to Nathan and Stef on their recent engagement on board Harvey A, whilst cruisin…

School Holidays fun with the Kids

Looking for things to do these School Holidays? Get the kids out of the house during the school h…

Easter fun with the Family

Looking for fun activities to do with the family over Easter? Why not jump on a boat and go for a…

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – River Graze 2016

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – River Graze 2016 A weekend culinary adventure for big and litt…

Australian Open Tennis 2016

Heading to the Australian Open Tennis, 18th to 31st January 2016? Make your journey to Melbourne…

Summer has arrived get out and enjoy a river cruise

Summer has arrived get out and enjoy a river cruise. Get out and enjoy Melbourne’s waterways, hi…

Office Christmas Party Melbourne

Looking to put on the best office Christmas party this year? Why not book one of luxury self-dri…

Spring Racing Carnival Luxury Transfers

Are you heading to Flemington racetrack for a fun day at the races? Why not make your day extra s…

School Holidays fun for the kids

Looking for fun activity to get the kids out of the house these school holidays? The kids will lo…

Why are our hire boats so easy to drive?

We are constantly being asked by our customers on return after their hire period, why are our hir…

Fathers Day Gift Ideas

Melbourne Boat Hire has Fathers Day Gift Ideas, for the dad who has everything! With less than o…

Melbourne Regatta 2015

Melbourne is the most liveable city in the world for the 5th year running and we have all played …

Check out Melbourne Boat Hire on Tripadvisor

Did you know that Melbourne Boat Hire is listed on Tripadvisor? Check out our Tripadvisor page a…

Win back your hire fee or luxury cruise fee!

Win back your hire fee or luxury cruise fee! We are offering one lucky person per month to win ba…

1hr Luxury Yarra River Cruise

We have added Luxury Yarra River cruises which are available in 1hr spots for Friday, Saturday an…

Win a photography cruise on the Yarra River!

Win a photography cruise on the Yarra River. Are you a photographer, continually striving to capt…

Now Open for Business

Locals and tourists are flocking to Melbourne’s newest premium eco-friendly self-drive boat hire …

Easter availability

We still have a few hire spots available over the Easter long weekend. Perfect way to spend with…

Inflatable Regatta 2015

Disappointed in missing out on the Inflatable Regatta 2015, due to being canceled? We are offerin…

Australian Open 2015

Heading to the Australian Open Tennis 2015 at Melbourne Park between 19th January and 1st Februar…

Win a Skippered Cruise for 8 people

Would you like to win a private skippered cruise for you and 7 of your friends? Cruise the Yarra …

New Years Eve Cruise Melbourne 2014

New Years Eve Cruise Melbourne What a great way to end 2014 and bring in 2015 Harvey A was the pe…
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