Melbourne Boat Hire, Melbourne

5.0
#30 of 100 in Outdoors in Melbourne
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.

Check out our reviews on Tripadvisor or Yelp.

Prepare to be amazed. Before you head to Melbourne, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Melbourne day trip planning app , to make sure you see all that Melbourne has to offer, including Melbourne Boat Hire.
Create an itinerary including Melbourne Boat Hire
map
Melbourne Boat Hire Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
156 reviews
Google
5.0
TripAdvisor
  • Hired the electric boat for 4 hours, so easy to drive and no experience needed. So relaxing gliding our way down the Yarra river. Stopped at Herring Island where we had our picnic lunch which was cate...  more »
  • We were with a Family of 8 people, older and teenagers. We had a great time cruising the Yarra. Boat was clean, well equiped. We brought our own food and drinks. It had a big table in the middle to pu...  more »
  • a nice neat boat easy to drive, the scenes were absolutely spectacular.. highly recommended for groups or couples, just the cutlery wasn't clean, apart from that every thing was really good  more »
Google
  • Hosted a hens night in Birrarung boat. it was so beautifu and the cruise was perfect. Staff are so helpful and friendly, food and drinks were excellent. Highly recommend booking this company for private functions
  • Best experience easy to use super clean and tidy boats and created the best memoryโ€™s and Matt is super helpful and easygoing
  • Cannot speak more highly of this company. We hosted a hens party on the Birrarung Boat on the weekend, the boat and the service were absolutely fantastic. The staff were so friendly and helpful and made the night so easy and fun. Thanks so much, I will definitely think of you again for any future events.
  • What a magnificent day. The boat is just perfect and so easy to drive and quiet. It has everything you need. 10 crazy 50 to 60 years old women what a hoot. We loved it so much 10 of us are re booking For 4 hours next month. Matt the owner is so welcoming and helpful. This is a must on your bucket list !!! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜
  • Such a nice boat. We had a great party. Will book again we really liked the whole experience

Plan your trip to Melbourne

  • Get a personalised plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customise it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best activities
    and find special offers
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Melbourne Boat Hire by other users

50 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM HONG KONG December, relaxing, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM CANADA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans