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Melbourne Boat Hire

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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
45 New Quay Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 1300 988 309
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Reviewed 3 days 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 days 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 1 week 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 1 week ago

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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Thank cmayne2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 13 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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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Wonderful experience! We would Highly recommend. Food was delicious and we left with big smiles on our faces.

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Thank sarahlgatt
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Jumped on boat with a group of 14 staff to provide a "thank you" for the work done - it was a great night. Thanks one and all

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Thank hassie2018
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Had a fantastic time on the self-hire boat. Crazy that they would let me drive, but I did successfully even through the storm. We would definitely hire this again for a cruise down the Yarra. Such a good 2 hour ride.

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