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!
Video competition now closed!
It's official - The Whitsunday Rent A Yacht's People's Choice Awards competition has closed to entries AND voting. We had some magnificent, creative, clever and heartstring-pulling entries from all over Australia.
The winner of our $10,000 luxury Whitsundays charter will be announced on December 9. If you haven't seen the videos, go to the People's Choice page to watch them and watch this space for news of our next big competition. Read more>
Festive fun in the Whitsundays!
There is plenty happening during the festive season in the Whitsundays. Enjoy Carols by Candlelight at Airlie Beach on Sunday, December 8 or, if your charter extends to the new year, celebrate by watching the fireworks on the boardwalk at Airlie Beach on New Year's Eve.
Over at Hamilton Island, the annual Summer Festival will be packed with fun for the whole family from mid-December to mid-January. Read more>
Go gourmet all the way during your on-the-water Christmas charter. Indulge in a delectable Whitsunday Provisioning seafood platter with champagne or delicious antipasto platter and celebrate the festive season in true Whitsundays style.
Dine out above deck and enjoy the scenery or spread out a feast in the cockpit of your vessel and while the day away. Then take a refreshing dip to cool down and a restful nap to end the day. Perfect! Read more>
Bid for a bargain holiday with Live Deals!
Live Deals 15 - our online auction for a bargain holiday aboard luxury catamaran Lucy - gets underway at 9am on December 11. For just five days you will have the chance to make a bid to win a holiday in paradise at a great rate!
Our Live Deals auctions offer stand-by or last minute rates for vessel charters. Bid online for a short-notice getaway, save up to 60 per cent on standard rates and pack your bags for a Whitsundays holiday! Read more>
November's photo competition winner is...
Go wild with your camera on your Whitsundays holiday and you could go in the draw to WIN a charter aboard one of our Seawind 1200 catamarans (valued at $2,700). Send in your best image themed "wild" in our Picture Whitsundays Wildlife competition to win a monthly prize and get yourself in the grand draw!
November's winner is Ruth Crouch of Langwarrin South, Victoria who chartered Gigi, a Beneteau 43.4, from October 31 to November 7, 2013. Congragulations! Read more>
Planning your wedding for 2014? Don't forget the honeymoon!
After all the stress of organising your big day what could be better than 7 nights onboard a sailing yacht or motor cruiser in the magical Whitsundays? To make doubly sure the experience is something you'll never forget, we'll throw in special treats like seaplane flights, a pre-charter seafood platter and much more.
Who could resist? Read more>