Popular Destinations for Chartered Boats in Australia

The destinations across Australia’s coastline are diverse in their offerings; some of these places and sights, are only reachable by boat, and chartering a boat is the preferred method. The main attractions include the sandy deserts, coral reefs and tropical forests.

One popular destination is the Whitsunday Islands. This comprises of a group of over 70 islands, located in the centre of the Great Barrier Reef, and has some of the best sailing conditions in the world. There are over 90 national parks, which means undisturbed nature and wildlife, that is untouched except for hikers. Fraser Island is one of the most well-known of the islands and has beautiful sandy beaches and even a bird sanctuary.

Fraser and the other Whitsunday Islands are home to several resorts and destinations tailored to those who charter yachts and boats. The Hamilton and Hayman islands are known for their luxury resorts, with amenities and facilities that are both luxurious and upscale.

Hawkesbury and Pittwater are located near Sydney and are favourite locations for yachters and charters in Australia as well. The proximity of these locations to Sydney makes it ideal for both natural beauty and adventure, combined with city life and all that Sydney has to offer, including the Opera House, great restaurants and nightlife.

The Gold Coast, Melbourne, Hobart, Tasmania, Cairns and Perth are other popular destinations for those chartering boats and yachts and are also explorable by catamaran, sailboats, or superyachts.

Many other locations and destinations are less travelled or visited, but are not less beautiful. The country has many stunning places to visit and explore, and it would be nearly impossible to find someone who can’t find something to love about the water, deserts, beaches, mountains, rainforests, cities, rolling hills and wide open spaces. There is something for everyone to experience.