The Whitsunday Islands are one of the best sailing destinations in the world.
Whitsunday Rent A Yacht has provided skipper-yourself charters of the Whitsundays
for some three decades. Our fleet includes the best yachts, catamarans and motor cruisers
in the business. So, book a bareboat charter now and... get up and go!
Fly direct from Sydney to us!
It's easier than ever to get to the Whitsundays with Tigerair announcing three new weekly return flights direct from Sydney to Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine).
If you're flying with Tigerair and book with us during April or May and mention you saw this article, we'll come and pick you up. Free of charge. Offer ends May 31 and applies to new bookings only. Two hours after leaving Sydney, you'll be in the tropics! Flights are Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Read more>
Sail with whales and save!
The whales are coming to the Whitsundays! Book a five-night charter with WRAY in whale season (between June and September), mention "whales" and we’ll give you a 10 per cent discount on your charter rate.It's a once-in-a-lifetime chance to see some of the thousands of whales which arrive in our warm, protected waters to give birth. Sightings of frolicking whales occur most days at this wonderful time. Read more>
Live Deals 19 - winner announced
Congratulations to Cherie Bridger of Queensland who bid $610 per night to win Live Deals 19, our exciting online auction. Cherie has won a bareboating holiday aboard Nemo, a Perry 43 catamaran at 55 per cent off the standard rate. To receive Live Deals updates, sign up for our e-news. Sign up>
Our Live Deals auctions offer the chance to bid for a Whitsundays holiday aboard a spectacular vessel for a short notice getaway at up to 60 per cent off the standard per night rate! Read more>
Picture the wildlife and WIN!
Congratulations to Tina Mitchell of New York, USA, whose wildlife images taken while chartering Amelie, a Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 37 Legende from February 9-16, win her the March prize in our Picture the WIldlife competition.
The cockatoo visited Tina at Nara Inlet while some bat fish swam by at Whitehaven Beach. Tina wins a prize pack and goes in the draw to win the grand prize – a three night charter on a Seawind 1200 valued at $2700. Enter to WIN! Read more>
Follow us on Instagram!
Are you on Instagram? It's the perfect place to present your brightest and most beautiful charter holiday images. Follow us at @whitsundayrentayacht and use the hashtag #whitsundayrentayacht to share your favourite moments from your time with WRAY!
Go to www.instagram.com/whitsundayrentayacht. Pop over and see what we're up to. Watch for competitions and don't forget, we're also on Facebook and Twitter. Read more>
What to do and see in April
April's a stunning time of year in the Whitsundays, so if you're coming to see us this month, you've picked a good one. April marks the end of the "wet" season with the weather ranging from mild to warm - perfect!
Skies are clear blue and crisp and day temperatures average about 28 degrees celsius with just the odd shower. There's plenty to do if you're travelling with children in the April holidays - from snorkelling, to picnics, resort visits and more. Read more>
Gianina, a Bavaria yacht, is perfect for groups of experienced sailors who want a true sailing experience. This well-appointed four-cabin yacht sails superbly and with the traditional Bavaria teak interior, feels like a home away from home.
Her outstanding facilities include a well appointed galley and cockpit, skylights and expansive decks. Gianina can easily accommodate groups or large families.