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Melbourne Boat Hire, Melbourne

(4.9/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
We offer the most comprehensive range of boat hire options in Melbourne. Hire any of our fleet as self-drive vessels, no boat licence is needed.

Treat yourself to a full service skippered cruise for a wedding transfer and arrive in style to your ceremony or reception.

Book a water taxi to a lovely restaurant dinner, concert or special event. You can even propose on a boat!

Our Yarra River cruises - luxury cruising aboard our beautifully appointed boats- can be booked as a special surprise for a lucky person.

Be your own skipper and delight your friends on one of our self drive boats. Charter a boat for the day and cruise from the Docklands to the Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers.

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TripAdvisor
  • Wow what an amazing idea and time we had in this boat, hired it out for a suprise birthday gift for my mum and we loved it and will be back  more »
  • Hired the 10 seater Harvey A for my wife's birthday. The boat was just as shown on their website and everyone who came along thought it was a unique experience. Even though we were unlucky with the we...  more »
  • One the cleanest boats I've been on and the service from Matt was absolutely amazing. Definitely coming back soon!  more »
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  • We hired Birrarung boat from Melbourne Boat hire for a private birthday party .It was a great experience. Everyone loved it. Matt is very friendly and flexible. He made things very easy for us. 10/10 to these guys.
  • Outstanding! The only way to get on the water in Melbourne with your friends and drive yourself, without a license! We had a perfect afternoon going up the Yarra, through the city, the parklands, past the MCG, all with a glass of champagne in hand. HIghly recommended.