Our goal is to ensure you have the Whitsunday Islands yacht charter holiday of a lifetime. Our team is dedicated to making your dream holiday the blissful experience it should be – from start to finish. Here’s are the things that make us unique …
Charter Yachts Australia was first established in 1992. John and Annie have been the owner/operators since May 2000 and were the first charter company in Australia to receive Eco Tourism Certification in 2007.
Our Fantastic Staff
We employ the best in the industry. Meet our fantastic friendly team of professionals who know & love the area and standing by to “show you the ropes” and get you underway.
Our Commitment to you
Rest assured, you are dealing with a well-respected yacht charter operator who has an enviable reputation for excellence in the Industry. From your first enquiry, we build a strong personal relationship, will listen to your needs, tailor make and plan your itinerary to ensure a hassle free and most of all memorable cruising holiday. All part of our goal to ensure your holiday of a lifetime cruising Queensland’s 74 Whitsunday Islands.
Our Convenient Location
Charter Yachts Australia are based at Shop 10 Coral Sea Marina in Airlie Beach and within walking distance of local shops and restaurants. All our vessels are berthed dockside for easy access to stow your gear and provision before cruising around the Whitsunday Islands.
Our Modern Fleet
Charter Yachts Australia have a great selection of modern yachts, sailing catamarans and power catamarans ranging from 32’ – 49’ and suitable for couples, families and groups of up to 10 passengers. Our wide selection of highly maintained & meticulously clean Australian, European and American design boats cater for every level of experience and best of all… no boat licence is required!
Our Qualified Experience
Our experienced team is here to get you underway. On arrival you will participate in a comprehensive brief onboard your vessel. We cover all the safety, navigation & local area information along with daily operation of the vessel. Extra training with Sail Guides can also be booked if needed.
Our Local Knowledge
We know you want to see it all and our staff will help plan your entire itinerary before setting off. They know the best spots for fishing, snorkelling, diving coral reefs, lazing on deserted beaches or lunching at some of the finest resorts in the world. You’ll be up close and personal in one of the 7 natural wonders of the World – Mother Nature’s masterpiece, The Whitsundays and the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef.
Our Competitive Rates
Our goal is to offer you the most memorable and best value holiday possible. Our charter rates are competitive and our service is exceptional. Our hospitality is renowned with many of our charterers returning year after year and ongoing referrals received.
Our Additional Services
We understand you’re on holiday and appreciate everything that needs to be done. Take the pressure off and let us help your book all those little extras ie transfers, car parking, provisioning, accommodation – it’s all part of Charter Yachts Australia service.
Our Ultimate Goal
For you to return to base with lifelong vivid memories of your Whitsunday charter holiday. We recognise the iconic importance of the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands and our role as guardians for future generations. As Tourism ambassadors for the Whitsundays, we provide employment and support infrastructure development while, at the same time, educating our guests about the reef and islands and ongoing care for their long-term health and sustainability.