Hire a Catamaran and Enjoy a Sailing Holiday in Style

Discover the beauty of the Whitsundays with our range of luxury catamarans sailing yachts. Our charter packages allow you to set sail and explore the breath-taking scenery at your own pace.

Hiring a catamaran to sail around the Whitsundays is one of the most popular holiday choices in Australia. With its clear blue waters, world class beaches and heritage listed parks, a bareboat adventure on a catamaran in the Whitsundays is the dream holiday you’ve been waiting for. Whether you’re a keen sailor with a passion for the ocean or an adventurous novice who wants to discover something new, you will relish the opportunity to charter a luxury catamaran.

If sailing the Whitsundays on a charter yacht is one of the items on your bucket list, now is the time to book. So, what are you waiting for? Give yourself and your family something wonderful to look forward to with the trip of a lifetime on a luxury catamaran charter in the Whitsundays. It’s a memory you will cherish for years to come. Check our website for current deals and specials.

Catamaran Anchored in the Whitsundays

A Bareboat Charter Gives You Freedom to Sail!

Discover the breath-taking beauty of the Whitsunday Islands in a unique and thrilling way with our bareboat charters. This offers you the freedom to be your own skipper without requiring any formal qualifications or boat licence. Explore the beautiful Whitsunday islands region at your leisure, with complete control over your own route and itinerary.

You will experience a comprehensive sail and safety briefing on the morning of your first day of sailing. Our skilled sail guide will equip you with all the essential knowledge and skills necessary to become your own captain and embark on your own sailing expedition.

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Sailing Catamaran Hire – Your Whitsundays Yacht Charter Adventure

Take your sailing experience to the next level with our range of catamarans and sail around the pristine Whitsundays on your dream holiday adventure. Our catamarans offer the perfect combination of comfort, speed and stability. Our power catamarans bareboat yacht charters offer a unique way to explore this region in a relaxed and easy-going way.

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Luxury Yacht Charter – Your Catamaran is Waiting!

Indulge in a luxury yacht charter and experience the ultimate holiday experience. Our fleet of luxury catamarans offer a range of charter experiences and guest accommodations to suit various preferences and group sizes, from intimate couples’ getaways to family vacations and group outings. Cruise the Whitsundays in style and enjoy the best that Queensland has to offer. It really is time to visit one of the greatest holiday destinations in the world.

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Visit Whitehaven Beach

The east coast of Australia is an easily accessible destination for any traveller and the best place and way to explore is to hire a bareboat dream yacht charter and cruise around Queensland’s Whitsunday Islands. Here you can visit the famous Whitehaven Beach, where you can anchor your catamaran and take a swim in the crystal-clear waters or relax on the pristine white sand beaches. 

White Haven Beach

We are Your Catamaran Bareboat Sailing Yacht Charter Company

Whitsundays Yacht Charters offer a range of services to make your Whitsunday Islands holiday unforgettable. We offer you the opportunity to sail around the Whitsundays and experience the beauty of this world heritage listed location. The Whitsundays are made up of 74 stunning islands, each with its own unique charm. Cruise around the islands and enjoy the marine life and coral reefs that the Whitsundays have to offer.

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Itinerary Options and Duration of Your Charter

Choose the duration of your charter from our schedule and book today. Our itinerary options include a range of dates to ensure that you can experience the best of the Whitsundays at the time you have available. But don’t wait – we are taking bookings now for all of the most popular times and we don’t want you to miss out!


Set Sail for Adventure!

Set sail and experience the best sailing the Whitsundays has to offer. Enjoy the beauty of the Inner Fringing Reef and the stunning scenery of the Whitsunday Islands. Our fleet of catamarans give you the chance to enjoy scenery and experiences that will take your breath away.

Whitsunday Yacht Charters offers the best sailing experience in the heart of the Inner Fringing Reef. Whether you’re looking for a unique holiday experience, a luxury yacht charter or a bareboat sailing adventure, we have something for everyone. Fly into Proserpine or travel to Airlie Beach and start your Whitsunday adventure today.

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Frequently Asked Questions


How much is it to hire a catamaran in the Whitsundays?

The cost of hiring a catamaran in the Whitsundays can vary depending on several factors such as the type and size of the catamaran, the duration of the charter, and the level of luxury you require. The prices of catamaran rentals in the Whitsundays depend on the specifics of the charter and the time of the year. We can help you to find the best deal at a suitable time of year that meets your needs and budget.


What is the best time to sail the Whitsundays?

The best time to sail the Whitsundays is during the dry season, which runs from April to November. During this time, the weather is generally sunny and dry with comfortable temperatures, making it ideal for sailing and exploring the islands.


Do you need a boat Licence in the Whitsundays?

No, a boat licence is not required in Queensland. If you want to book a catamaran yacht charter holiday in the Whitsundays, you don’t need a boat licence to do so. However, when sailing on one of our fleet of sailing yachts, you will be instructed on the necessary safety and technical skills to handle a boat in the Whitsundays.


What is the best way to see the Whitsundays?

How you choose to experience the Whitsundays largely depends on your individual preferences and interests. If you relish the freedom of creating your own itinerary and love the idea of sailing, then a bareboating adventure is a great choice. On the other hand, if you desire a more opulent experience, then you might want to consider a crewed yacht charter or a luxury motor yacht day trip. For a spectacular aerial view of the stunning beauty of the islands, taking a scenic flight is also a popular option.

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