Australia Highlights

Australia offers 2 main sailing regions, with 28 boats available for you to choose from for your sailing holiday. Favourite sailing destinations are to be find in Queensland and Hamilton Island.

Sailing from Queensland is the ideal starting point.

To explore the sights of Hamilton Island, sailors most often start their journey from Hamilton Island Marina.

Currently you can rent a boat and start your journey from 2 marinas, the most popular are Abell Point Marina and Hamilton Island Marina.

When searching for a boat, it is possible to choose from the fleets of 2 charter companies in Australia. Dream Yacht Charter - Pacific and Alani got the highest ratings from our customers.

How to rent a boat in Australia

Boats in Australia can be rented with or without a skipper. To rent a bareboat a basic sailing licence is sufficient. Boataround always displays the sailing license needed in the boat information.

When wishing to sail in Australia, people most often rent catamarans, sailing yachts and motor yachts.

Sailing yachts and catamarans are frequently rented as bareboats, but those who wish, there is always a possibility to charter these yachts with a professional skipper.

Larger yachts can only be rented as crewed and provide both comfort and luxury. A motor yacht guarantees a unique way to discover the coastline and significantly extends the distance the sailor can cover during the yacht charter.

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