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Melbourne Boat Hire

Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Melbourne Boat Hire is the best choice for intimate, eco-friendly self-drive hire boats and luxury skippered boat cruises on Melbourne's iconic Yarra River and surrounds. Melbourne Boat Hire offers a unique, intimate cruise experience with a...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
45 New Quay Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 1300 988 309
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The service was excellent from start to finish. The boat was clean and tidy and we had a lovely cruise up the river.

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Thank Sian F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the ten seat self drive boat (Harvey A) for my girlfriends birthday for two hours. We went out in a group of six, and I drove myself.The staff were very helpful and gave me a thorough briefing on safety and handling the boat...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun little boat, excellent service - a wonderful day out. Looking forward to the next opportunity to do it again!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I haven’t received my proposal video clip onto it now if will be great if I get it or can you please send it for me

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Thank alenshabo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked Melbourne Boat Hire for the engagement cruise and from the time of my booking they were great to deal with. Matt made it very easy to organise and plan how the proposal would run, advising on location, signals that the skipper would give so...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great way to tour Melbourne. It was a unique experience, unlike anything else in Melbourne. Relaxing, exciting and extremely comfortable on the luxurious boat for 12. The electric engine is smooth and quite allowing the full enjoyment of thr sights.

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Thank Alfonso J
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Celebrated my daughters 16th birthday cruising down the Yarra. We had 6 girls which was a good number for Harvey A, plus driver.A great time was had by all, thanks to awesome Melbourne weather. Recommend this company, very easy to deal with

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

We did self drive option on Eliza J, very easy to drive. The food supplied was great and so much less stress then bringing our own. Matt the staff member who looked after us was fantastic. It's a wonderful way to see Melbourne without the...More

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Thank MM5555
Reviewed 1 October 2018

I organised us and 8 friends (10 in total) to cruise for 4 hours with self drive on the Yarra River. We were really lucky with the weather but it was absolutely amazing. The boat because it's electric was silent, super easy to drive for...More

Thank MichaelM17191
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Great way to spend an afternoon....seeing Melbourne from a different perspective & taking in the sights from the river.

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