Melbourne Boat Hire wins top Tourism Award

Melbourne Boat Hire has won the Tour and Transport operator 2021 Tourism Award for its outstanding customer service, high standards of safety and professionalism.

Victoria Tourism gives the award to recognise Victorian companies that go above and beyond to provide outstanding customer experiences.

The award was for its industry-leading service, commitment and innovation in developing tourist experiences for visitors to Victoria. The award was presented by the Victorian Tourism Industry Council (VTIC) at the annual VTIC Awards.

Melbourne Boat Hire operates from Docklands on the Yarra River. The company offers a variety of boat hire services, including private charters and party boat hire for corporate events and social gatherings.

The judges praised Melbourne Boat Hire for its excellent customer service, “clear communication”, and “trusted” relationships with clients. They said it was an “easy choice” to award them the prize because they constantly deliver exceptional experiences to guests.

Melbourne Boat Hire is proud to be a part of the Victorian tourism industry and to be recognised as an outstanding operator by our peers. It’s a testament to the hard work of our team and our commitment to delivering exceptional experiences for our customers.

We appreciate each of you who has helped us reach this amazing milestone!

Party Boat Cruises Melbourne
Luxury Boat Hire Melbourne
Yarra River Cruise Melbourne


Private boat charter for up-to 35 passengers

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

Book Now

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

Book Now

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!

Book Now

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.

Book Now

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

Book Now

3hr Melbourne waterways photography cruise

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

Book Now

Book your End of Financial Year party now!
This is default text for notification bar