1. Australia
  2. Victoria, Australia
  3. Melbourne
  4. Yarra River

Melbourne: Skipper-Yourself on the Yarra River

Product ID: 309413
Captain your own boat and explore Melbourne's spectacular Yarra River in an easy-to-operate electric boat. Gather your crew of up to 9 people together, and enjoy memorable moments in Melbourne.
About this activity
Duration: 1.5 - 3 hours
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Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Captain your own boat, with no boat license or experience needed
  • Enjoy a tour suitable for all ages
  • Experience all of Melbourne's waterways and harbours on your own volition
  • Bring your own snacks and drinks
  • Make any stops you want along the way
Full description
Experience all of Melbourne's waterways and harbours under your own steam, in any direction you choose. Make any stops you want along the way. Your comfy and stable boat will be very user-friendly, even for non-experienced boaters.

There is no boat license required, and you can travel with up to 9 people at once. You can feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks, and the boat is suitable for all ages and is even dog friendly.

Cruise up the Yarra River through the city and visit Victoria Harbour in Docklands, with plenty of time to take in the scenery. Afterwards, see the city skyline, Federation Square, Birrarung Marr, the MCG, the Tennis Centre, and both the Botanical and Alexandra Gardens. You can also explore Southwharf and the Docklands precincts, where you'll see the spectacular sights on the new Melbourne and Victoria Harbour.
  • Self-drive boat rental
What’s Not Included
  • Please bring your own food and drinks

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Meeting point

Collins Landing Wharf on the Yarra River between 833 - 839 Collins Street

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From US$ 151.82 Per group up to 9

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Great day on the river!

January 7, 2020

Very relaxing

December 16, 2019

Great operators. Very friendly. The boats are awesome to drive at a nice pace. .

December 10, 2019

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Product ID: 309413