Rent a boat in Melbourne

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With or without a skipper
0 - €1,200+
0 - 60+ m
0 - 400+ hp
2004 - 2025
100 Max Km
7 boats available

Motorboat - 12.1m — Riviera - 4000 Offshore (2018)

With a skipper

From €2,700 per day

Discount offer

Motorboat - 5.3m — Polycraft - Bowrider (2014)

Without a skipper

From €350 per day

Sailboat - 10.76m — Catalina - 355 (2011)

With a skipper

From €983 per day

Sailboat - 10.44m — Catalina - 320 Mk11 (2008)

With a skipper

From €922 per day

Motorboat - 8m — Pontoon - Pontus (2022)

With a skipper

From €750 per day

Motorboat - 12.19m — Custom Built - 40ft Motorboat (1945)

With a skipper

From €4,306 per day

RIB - 5m — Brig - 5 (2012)

With a skipper

From €584 per day

Yacht Rental in Melbourne

Welcome to Melbourne, Australia, a vibrant city on Victoria's picturesque coastline. Melbourne is renowned for its stunning beaches, including the iconic St. Kilda and Brighton Beach, and its thriving arts scene showcased in places like Federation Square and the National Gallery of Victoria. The city pulsates with a lively atmosphere, with vibrant areas such as Flinders Lane and Chapel Street offering a unique blend of urban sophistication and natural beauty. To truly immerse yourself in the essence of this captivating city, there's no better way than renting a yacht in Melbourne!

Melbourne is renowned for its sailing culture. Hosting prestigious events like the Melbourne to Hobart Yacht Race and boasting a rich maritime history, this city is a haven for sailors and sea enthusiasts. When you rent a boat in Melbourne, you're immersing yourself in a legacy of seafaring exploration.

What is the cost of a private yacht charter in Melbourne?

When considering yacht rental in Melbourne, it's important to note that the price can fluctuate depending on various factors. These factors include the time of year, the duration of your rental, and the number of people on board. The size and type of boat you choose can also affect the cost. It's worth mentioning that the price of a bareboat charter differs from that of a yacht with a skipper or crew.

What is the best time of year to rent a yacht in Melbourne?

The best season to rent a boat in Melbourne is during the warm and sunny months from November to March. You can expect pleasant temperatures, calm seas, and optimal sailing conditions during this time. However, Melbourne's coastal region is beautiful year-round, and renting a boat during other seasons also offers its unique charm and appeal.

Should you rent a yacht in Melbourne with a skipper or crew?

No license is required to embark on a sailing trip to Melbourne! When you charter a yacht in Melbourne with Oceans Evasion, you'll have the advantage of having a skilled skipper on board. They will take care of navigating, docking, and anchoring the vessel, allowing you to enjoy a worry-free experience. With a skipper handling all the logistics on the water, you can sit back and relax. Opting for a skippered vessel ensures an all-inclusive atmosphere during your sailing adventure. Being a local expert, your skipper will provide valuable guidance in selecting the best sights to visit and ensure you make the most of your Melbourne itinerary. Choose a yacht rental in Melbourne with a skipper and embark on the vacation of a lifetime!

Cost of Renting a Yacht in Melbourne for a Weekend

We provide a range of options to suit different budgets and preferences to suit all kinds of weekend getaways! Take a look at our price list below:


Our prices for sailboat rentals begin at €1,782/weekend in the low and high seasons.


Our prices for motorboat rentals begin at €350/weekend in the low and high seasons.


Our prices for RIB rentals begin at €584/weekend in the low and high seasons.

Recommended Boat Type for a Weekend in Melbourne

For a weekend getaway in a Melbourne yacht rental, a motorboat, Jet Ski, or RIB is often the preferred choice due to their versatility, ease of use, and comfort. These boats provide an ideal balance between speed, relaxation, and the ability to quickly explore a range of destinations.

Recommended Places to Visit on a Weekend Yacht Rental in Melbourne

If you wish to spend your weekend aboard a boat charter in Melbourne, take a look at our must-sees:

St. Kilda

Explore the vibrant coastal suburb of St. Kilda, known for its lively atmosphere, charming cafes, and the iconic Luna Park amusement park. Enjoy a stroll along St. Kilda Beach or visit the penguins at St. Kilda Pier.


Sail to Williamstown and immerse yourself in its rich maritime history. Discover the picturesque waterfront, explore the historic buildings, and indulge in the area's excellent dining options.


Visit the charming seaside town of Queenscliff, located at the entrance to Port Phillip Bay. Explore its heritage streetscape, visit the Queenscliff Maritime Museum, and enjoy panoramic views from the historic Queenscliff Pier.

Cost of Renting a Yacht in Melbourne for a Week

Océans Evasion also offers further exploration options with a week-long boat rental in Melbourne! Take a look at our prices per week here:


Our prices for sailboat rentals begin at €6,454/week in the low and high seasons for 10 guests.

Recommended Boat Type for a Week in Melbourne

A sailboat, yacht, or catamaran is often ideal for a week-long adventure. These vessels offer spacious accommodations, allowing you to relax and enjoy the journey comfortably. With their enhanced stability and ample storage space, sailboats and catamarans are perfect for more extended charters, providing comfort and performance.

Before you embark on your Melbourne private yacht charter, it's always helpful to remember how long you will be spending on the water.

Recommended Places to Visit on a Week-Long Yacht Rental in Melbourne

If you wish to charter a private yacht in Melbourne, you've made the right choice! A week-long rental allows you to explore this stunning location in depth.

The Whitsundays

If you have the time and desire to venture further, sail to the magnificent Whitsunday Islands. Experience the dazzling white sand beaches, snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef, and immerse yourself in the pristine beauty of this tropical paradise.


Explore the charming coastal town of Portarlington, known for its excellent seafood and beautiful beaches. Indulge in fresh local produce, visit wineries, and take in the panoramic views of Port Phillip Bay.

French Island

Discover the untouched wilderness of French Island, a hidden gem nestled in Western Port Bay. Enjoy nature walks, spot koalas and other wildlife, and relax on secluded beaches surrounded by unspoiled beauty.


Sail to Sorrento, a charming coastal town known for its historic buildings, elegant boutiques, and picturesque coastline. Explore the town's boutique-lined streets, savour fresh seafood at local restaurants, and soak in the stunning coastal vistas.

Capacity of Boats in Melbourne

Boats in Melbourne vary in capacity depending on the type and size of the vessel. Here is an overview of the capacities of the boats available in our fleet:


Our sailboats accommodate up to 10 guests and include up to 2 cabins.


Our motorboats accommodate up to 10 guests.


Our RIBs accommodate up to 4 guests.

Our nearest destinations to Melbourne

In Melbourne, privately owned yachts are available to rent. See other yachts in the area.

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