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, why bother with owning and why not start hiring?

With the option to hire our boats 365 days a year, it makes good sense to simply hire then buy and cruise Melbourne’s waterways hassle and stress free at an affordable price.

An added advantage also is you can self-drive hire our boats without the requirement for a boat license.

Here are some of examples of the costs involved in owing a boat;

  • Boat purchase price
  • Yearly Insurance
  • Yearly berthing / storage fees
  • Cleaning
  • Maintenance
  • Operating
  • Registration
  • Safety Equipment maintenance

Here are some examples of the hassles involved with owning a boat;

  • Putting in and out of water
  • Cleaning
  • Preparing for each voyage
  • Refueling
  • Maintaining
  • Repairing

With our boat hire in Melbourne, get treated like a VIP, simply book your preferred date and time, step onboard and cast off on your way, and then at the end of your boat hire, return the boat and simply step off. We do all the cleaning.

Everything is provided onboard from sound system, glassware, cutlery and plates all you need to bring is your food and beverages – and we can even arrange this for you.

Why not try you next boat hire in Melbourne with us, contact us to discuss.

short-notice boat rental service in Melbourne


Private boat charter for up-to 35 passengers

The ultimate Yarra River cruise perfect for any celebration or corporate events

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Private 2 hr Skippered cruise suitable for up-to 10 passengers

An intimate cruise option suitable for smaller groups to celebrate any occasion or sightseeing cruises

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Self-Drive boat hire onboard either Harvey A or Eliza J
Suitable for up-to 10 – 12 passengers

Take a self-guided tour on the Yarra River – No boat licence or experience required!

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Private 1.5 hr Yarra River dinner cruise for two

Indulge and enjoy a romantic private dinner cruise on Melbourne’s spectacular Yarra River for you and your partner.

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1.5hr cruise with wine and cheese for up to 6 persons

Experience Melbourne’s Iconic Yarra River in style, with and cheese platter and bottle of wine included

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3hr Melbourne waterways photography cruise

Capture Melbourne from thre best angle, choose from our sunrise, midday or sunset photography cruises

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