• Cruises & boat tours

Melbourne Self-Drive Boat Hire - No Boat Licence Required

45 Newquay Promenade, Docklands, Victoria, 3008

Cruise Melbourne in style aboard one of Melbourne Boat Hire's signature eco-friendly, intimate luxury fleet.

The self-drive cruise packages offer you the ability to cruise the Yarra onboard one of Melbourne Boat Hire's signature vessels with no license or experience required. Take in the many beautiful sights of the iconic Yarra River. Whether you are a local or first time to Melbourne, this cruise will give you a unique perspective on this beautiful city.

Dazzle your guests and upgrade your package with a food and beverage package to make your cruise complete with no fuss. Or pack a picnic and stop at the Botanical Gardens, enjoy a barbecue on the banks of the Yarra River or Herring Island or dine at one of the many restaurants along the River – the options are endless.

Capacity: 10 to 12 passengers maximum. Departure Point: New Quay Marina, Docklands. Duration: two to four hour self-drive options.

Type Indicative Prices
Adult $299.00 - $629.00
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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 difference. Cruise the beautiful Yarra River, the social heart of Melbourne, in the comfort of your own luxury vessel with the option of catering with exquisite food and beverage dining packages.

For those looking for a self-drive hire option, Melbourne Boat Hire offer self-drive cruises onboard the luxury hire vessels. Self-drive hire is a great option for people of all abilities as no boat licenses are required.

Experience Melbourne Boat Hire today. Prepare to be amazed.

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45 Newquay Promenade, Docklands, Victoria, 3008

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