COVID-19 Update August 2021 -We are open for business


8th July 2020

Update to our operations, with stage 3 restrictions coming into effect again in Melbourne and for the safety of all, we have reduced our operating capacity to only our self-drive hire options with a maximum of 2 persons allowed onboard if not from the same household.

As previously all boats rigorously cleaned, disinfected in between bookings, and provided with complimentary hand sanitizers anti-bacterial wipes and disinfectant spray.

We have recently undertaken and received certification as a COVID Clean Practicing Business by the Victorian Tourism Industry Council.

Options currently available are:

Self-drive boat hire –we have reduced capacity of a maximum of 2 persons per boat if a group of friends and to maintain social distancing rule of 1.5m apart, if you are a family from the same household then you can have the maximum of 10 or 12 persons depending on which boat you choose. You must reside in the Melbourne area and not travel from outside the Melborune area..

8th May 2020

Good news, we are back and operating, with the government lifting current isolation restrictions.

Given the latest restrictions of COVID-19, we are still taking extra measures on top of our regular rigorous cleaning of all boats, and we have introduced disinfecting each boat in-between each booking. This includes all hard surfaces, the steering wheel and seating.

In addition to this, every boat is provided with complimentary hand sanitizers.

We take the safety and comfort of our and customers and staff seriously.

Options currently available are:

Self-drive boat hire –we have reduced capacity of a maximum of 6 persons per boat if a group of friends to maintain social distancing rules, if you are a group from the same household or family then you can have the maximum of 10 or 12 persons depending on which boat you choose.

Private Dinner Cruise for 2 –This option is now available again and a great option with restaurants still closed, you can still get out and celebrate your special occasion.

Wine and cheese cruise – We are operating this cruise still with a maximum of 6 persons.

Marriage Proposal cruises –Looking to propose to your loved one but stuck on ideas given the current restrictions, our

Small weddings onboard –If you are looking into options to get married with the current restrictions of 10 guests, plus celebrant and bride and groom. Birrarung is perfect to host 13 persons or for smaller groups Pia Mae is also a great option.

Contact us today to see if we can help.


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