Self-Drive Boat Hire - 2 Hours

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For 10 people
2 hours
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  • Cruise Melbourne in style - no license required!
  • Signature eco-friendly, intimate vessel
  • Seats up to ten people

Take in Melbourne's feature landmarks from a completely new perspective, away from the hustle and bustle of the busy streets. See many Melbourne icons by water, as well as taking in the beauty of the Yarra and its surrounds of jetties, parks and idyllic footbridges.

What's Included?

  • 2 hour boat hire

Your luxury boat is perfect for an intimate cruise with your loved one, or alternatively a small corporate function or social gathering. Licensed to seat up to 10 passengers, the Harvey A offers a private, luxury cruising experience designed to create a feeling of ownership of your vessel for the duration of your cruise. Harvey A is a fully electric powered vessel which means a quieter cruise for you and your guests with no fumes and emissions, and the option of a fully enclosed cabin should Melbourne turn to inclement weather. With no license required, the Harvey A can be yours a two hour cruise. Take in Melbourne's feature landmarks from a completely new perspective, such as the Botanical Gardens, Herring Island Park, the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Southbank, Federation Square and Docklands.


  • Navigational lights
  • Fenders and mooring lines
  • Max speed 5 knots
  • 2 tables
  • Fridge
  • Esky under seat
  • Stereo with AV jack input
  • USB charging port for phones
  • Champagne buckets
  • Glasses and cutlery

Session Length

  • This hire is 2 hours in duration
  • Hire begins at 12pm and ends at 2pm
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before your hire starts for a safety briefing
  • Failure to return the boat in time incurs a charge of $50 per 15 minutes late


  • A security bond of $500 required, taken as pre-authorization from a valid credit card, is required before your hire commences
  • The driver must be aged 21 years or older and be able to prove so with valid identification
  • The driver must remain below 0.05 Blood Alcohol Content at all times during the hire


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:


  • Over 7 days prior to the experience date: Permitted to reschedule to any date within 6 months
  • Within 7 days of the experience date: Participants forfeit their experience and therefore are not entitled to a refund or to re-book

Numbers on the Day

The boat is licensed to seat a maximum of 10 people.


In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider. If the experience is cancelled due to poor weather, you will be rescheduled by the experience provider directly.

This is a self-drive boat hire departing from Docklands, Melbourne.