Australian Yacht Charters are like no other. It’s hard to top the warmth and beauty of the South Pacific, with its spectacular scenery, superb facilities, and unforgettable food and wine. It’s easy to see what makes Australia the land of beauty and contrast with so many attractions to explore, including huge deserts, wide-open spaces, mountains, rivers, lush tropical bush, amazing aquatic ecosystems, unique and rare animals, and an easy going local population.

Australia’s most acclaimed yacht charter areas include:

1- The Great Barrier Reef


The Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest coral reef system, composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2,300 kilometres (1,400 mi) over an area of approximately 344,400 square kilometres (133,000 sq mi). The reef is located in the Coral Sea, off the East coast of Queensland and is admired worldwide for it’s stunning natural beauty. Naturally, the diving, snorkeling and fishing are superb. What better way to make a yacht charter memorable than to sail it through one of the seven wonders of the world.

2- The Whitsundays

The Whitsundays consist of mostly national park islands and high end resorts.  With 74 islands in the chain, only six of which are inhabited, the Whitsundays offers everything from the get-away-from-it-all idyllic and secluded anchorage, to the nightlife and restaurants of an international resort. Here, you can experience the warmth and beauty of the South Pacific with the luxury and sophistication of exclusive resorts.

3- Sydney & Pittwater

Recognized in images by it’s famous harbourfront Opera House, Sydney is one of Australia’s largest cities and is lively day and night. Full of national parks, hip restaurants, and an animated night life, there is always something to see and do along Sydney’s rugged Pacific coastline.

Hawkesbury yacht charter has been popular amongst local Australians, especially those from Sydney, for some time. The Pittwater/Hawkesbury waterways are lovely, tree-covered, deep-water cruising grounds just north of Sydney. There are three national parks to explore with huge areas that have been left in their natural state, free from human development. The Pittwater arm includes many gorgeous and world renowned beaches, while the Hawkesbury River winds over 50 miles inland, passing through spectacular sandstone cliffs, small towns, uninhabited Islands, and beautiful woods.

4- Fraser island

The world’s largest sand island and a place of incredible natural beauty. Fraser Island is known for its white sand dunes dotted with fresh water lakes and creeks, towering rainforests, and native wildlife. Fraser is renowned for an amazing ecosystem of bird, marine and wildlife. Throughout your Fraser Island yacht charter, you’re bound to spot some dugongs, dolphins, and pelicans that inhabit the waters, or even migrating humpback whales that also visit these waters annually. If you’re looking for a place to take it stunning natural beauty and wildlife, Fraser Island can’t be beat.

5– Perth

Western Australia is adored for its brilliant blue skies, warm sunny climate and white sandy beaches. Its beauty is in its natural isolation, size, and the merging of two oceans. It is a land blessed with some of the world’s most precious natural phenomena including the dolphins of Monkey Mia, the 350-million-year-old Bungle Bungle range, and the towering karri forests of the South West. Perth is undoubtedly the best place to embrace the laid back nature of Australia with a relaxing visit on your yacht charter.