Brisbane Private Boat Charter

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Brisbane Private Boat Charter
We’re confident this is the best value for money private boat charter in Brisbane

Brisbane’s best private boat charter! Enjoy the picturesque views of Brisbane’s city skyline or go on an island adventure. River to Bay has you covered with our fleet of fast boats. Our modern and comfortable boats hold up to 37 people and can host half or full day events including brewery tours, island tours, or any choice of destination from the Brisbane River to Moreton Bay. Our Brisbane based boat charter options include:

Leatherback Riverfire Private Charter

Birthday & Christmas Parties

Looking for a unique birthday party or Christmas Party venue in Brisbane? Experience a new and exciting party on board our private boat charter!

Brisbane School Excursion Private Charter

School Excursions

We offer a range of school excursions tailored for students of all ages to experience the curriculum from a different perspective.  Be surprised at how much biodiversity and history our City, River and Bay have!

Hens and Bucks Parties Brisbane Boat Hire

Hens and Bucks

Plan an extraordinary hens and bucks party and get the gang together on your own private boat party with River to Bay’s private boat charter.

Moreton Island Shipwrecks

Private & Corporate Events

With your choice of destination from Brisbane River to the Moreton Bay area, River to Bay’s private boat charters can host any private and corporate event or function in style.

Private Boat Charter Rentals for Every Occasion

FULL & HALF DAY CHARTERS AVAILABLE!!

Get in touch with our team to help cater a package to your groups needs in a Brisbane Private Charter Vessel

Private River Charter – $1,650

Private Island Charter – $3,300

 

Optional UpGrades

  • Extended charter time for your adventure
  • Food and drink options to suit everyone
  • Custom itinerary prepared for you
  • You’d be surprised at the wild ideas we’ve arranged for customers. Tell us your wild idea and let’s see if we can make it a reality!

Includes

  • Private access to high speed vessel
  • Your choice of destination from Brisbane River to the Moreton Bay area
  • Option of custom itinerary prepared

Departure Points

  • Brisbane Powerhouse
  • Murrarie
  • Newstead
  • East Brisbane
  • Kangaroo Point
  • Howard Smith Wharves
  • City Botanic Gardens
  • Gardens Point
  • West End
  • Southbank
  • New Farm Park
  • We can pick you up from any public pontoon along the Brisbane River.

*Note: All private boat charter bookings require payment up front to lock in your time and vessel

FAQs

How long is the charter?
• The length of the Private Charter is completely customiseable – Minimum 3 hours. Most people select 3-8 hours.
Where can I get picked up from?
• We can collect you from any public pontoon along the river. We often recommend City Botanic Gardens, Riverhub or Howard Smith Wharves or Hamilton.
How many people does the boat hold?
• We have two boats that can cater up to 20 – 38 guests.
What do I get for my money?
• The price includes a Skipper, Deckhand, fuel, 2x eskies, 2 bags of ice (if required) and priority seating in the venues.
Can I play my own music?
• Yes, all boats have Spotify integrated to tablets that play over the audio system.
Can we BYO food and drink?
• Yes, however, we have a strict no glass policy. Our staff will reject any attempts to bring glass on the boats.
Can we drop off our drinks prior to the charter?
• No, you will need to bring your food and drink with you on the day.
How big are the eskies?
• Our eskies cater for about 100x standard beer cans.
How many venues can I visit?
• You may visit as many venues as time permits however, we recommend one less venue than the number of hours booked to allow for some boat time i.e., 3-hour charter = 2 venues, 4-hour charter = 3 venues.
What venues can we go to?
We recommend:
BrewDog, Brew Barons, Felons and Sealegs for breweries.
• Mary Maes, Will & Flow, Lawn and Medley for cocktail bars.
Can we order food at the venues?
• Yes, we suggest you pre order directly with the venue (especially during the Christmas period)
Do we get complimentary drinks like the public tours?
• No.
What happens if the forecast is rain?
• We endeavour to run all of our tours unless it is unsafe to do so. Should a tour be cancelled, you will be notified at least 48 hours prior to travel.
How much space is on the boat?
• You can view our boats on our website. They are designed for fast bay crossings with rowed seating. There is space to move about however, there is no space for a table setting unless organised prior.

How long is the charter?
• The length of the Private Charter is completely customisable – Minimum 4 hours. Most people select 4-8 hours. We recommend the 8-hour option to maximise your island time!
Where can I get picked up from?
• We can collect you from any public pontoon along the river, however, the quickest way out to the Bay is from Northshore Harbour, Hamilton.
How many people does the boat hold?
• We have two boats that can cater for up to 20 – 38 guests.
What do I get for my money?
• The price includes a Skipper, Deckhand, fuel, 2x eskies, 2 bags of ice (if required.). We can also supply beach games, cool cabanas, snorkel equipment and a table upon request.
Can I play my own music?
• Yes, all boats have Spotify integrated to tablets that play over the audio system.
Can we BYO food and drink?
• Yes, however, we have a strict no glass policy. Our staff will reject any attempts to bring glass on the boats. We can also supply a small BBQ if necessary.
Can we drop off our drinks prior to the charter?
• No, you will need to bring your food and drink with you on the day.
How big are the eskies?
• Our eskies cater for about 100x standard beer cans.
How long does it take to get to Moreton?
• It takes 60 minutes from Northshore Harbour, Hamilton and about 2 hours from City Botanic Gardens Riverhub (due to speed limits along the river).
What are the package options?
• We recommend cruising across the beautiful waters of Moreton Bay to either Tangalooma wrecks or Peel Island for some snorkelling and/or beach time (time permitting) and lunch at Little Ship Club, Sealevel 21 or even Straddie Brewing Co.! We can even take you to an Oyster farm for some of the freshest oysters you will ever try!
What should we bring?
• Bring whatever you would usually bring for a day at the beach! Towels, sunscreen, water etc.
What happens if the forecast is rain?
• As long as it is safe to cross, we will travel as the weather could be different on the Island. You will receive 48hrs notice if the forecast is unfavourable.
Can we visit Tangalooma Resort?
• Unfortunately, we do not have access to the resort or any of its facilities or activities.
How much space is on the boat?
• You can view our boats on our website. They are designed for fast bay crossings with rowed seating. There is space to move about however, there is no space for a table setting unless organised prior.

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