Hire Rates

Houseboats Hire Rates

 

1st Dec - 31st Jan

1st Feb - 30th April

1st May - 31st Aug

1st Sept - 30th Nov

Weekends

Fri - Sun 2 nights
Elite

$1850
$2200

$1700
$1950

$1250
$1450

$1800
$2100

Fri - Mon 3 nights
Elite

$2050
$2400

$1900
$2150

$1450
$1600

$2000
$2250

Midweek

3 Days / 2 nights
Elite

$1600
$1800

$1300
$1500

$1100
$1300

$1400
$1600

5 Days / 4nights
Elite

$2200
$2500

$1800
$2100

$1700
$2000

$1900
$2100

7 Days / 6 nights
Elite

$3000
$3400

$2300
$2700

$1900
$2300

$2400
$2800

Extra Night
Elite

$300
$400

$200
$300

$200
$300

$300
$400


Australia Day LWE 3 nights Friday 25th January to Monday 28th January 2019 $2600
Elite $2900

Easter Sunday

4 nights

Thursday 18th April to Monday 22nd April 2019

$2900
Elite $3500

Queen's Birthday

3 nights

Friday 8th June to Monday 11th June 2018

$2100
Elite $2300

Labour Day 3 nights Friday 28th September to Monday 1st October 2018 $2500
Elite $2900

Newcastle Supercars 

4 nights

Thursday 22nd November to Monday 26th November 2018

Call for details/pricing

Christmas period 1

2 nights

Monday 24th December to Wednesday 26th December 2018

$2500
Elite $2900

Christmas period 2

2 nights

Thursday 27th December to Saturday 29th December 2018

$2500
Elite $2900

New Years Eve

3 nights

Sunday 30th December 2018 to Wednesday 2nd January 2019

$3500
Elite $3900                             


Terms of Hire

  • $1000 Insurance Bond is applicable (credit card on the day)
  • Fuel is additional and is charged at $30 per engine running hour (includes GST)
  • Fuel costs, and breakages are deducted from your bond.
  • $500 deposit to confirm your booking.

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1-4 nights

If a hire includes Friday, Saturday or Sunday night please use weekend rates.

Hire Times

All Hires are counted on nights not days. Hires commence with boarding at 10am-2pm first day and terminates at either 10am (we are flexible if there is no booking for your last day) or 4pm on the last day (4pm return on Sundays for Weekend hires and Mondays on Long weekends).

We will do our best to get you underway as soon as possible depending on the circumstances of the day.

Extended times may be available at no extra cost if the houseboat is not booked for the same day. A time can be organised 48 hrs before the day, this offer is more likely to eventuate outside school holiday times.

Prices include GST (Goods and Services Tax). Prices are subject to alteration without notice. Paying your deposit locks in the price.

Motoring Hours Fee (the houseboat hire prices are based on a user pays structure)

A fee of $30 per motoring hour applies to cover cost of servicing and replacing motors, fuel prices and gas. Past hires have produced an average of 2-3 motoring hours per day.

Security Bond

Whilst on hire, we require a $1000 security bond for the duration of your holiday (credit card on the day).

Age Requirements

At least 1 person per group must be over the age of 25 and have held a full car driver's licence for 5 years.

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