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Sanctuary Cove on the look out for more superyachts
Working from the same timescale as allowing foreign flagged charter yachts in to the area, the authorities at Sanctuary Cove have announced big development plans.
Price reduction on Australia yacht charters with superyacht ONEWORLD
21 March 2019
Enjoy 20% off a Whitsundays yacht charter with the 31m/103ft motor yacht ONEWORLD.
Echo Yachts delivers world’s largest tri-hulled superyacht ‘White Rabbit’
27 November 2018
The 84m/275ft trimaran superyacht ‘White Rabbit’ has been delivered to her owner and is currently undergoing final preparations ahead of her maiden voyage to Singapore next week.
Luxury yacht AURORA announces deal on Australia yacht charters
13 May 2019
The 26m/84ft luxury yacht AURORA has announced she is offering eight days for the price of seven on Whitsundays yacht charters from now until the end of October.
Echo Yachts shows off largest luxury trimaran ‘White Rabbit Golf’
13 August 2018
Australian shipyard Echo Yachts hosted a party at its facilities for guests to take a closer look at the 84m/275ft tri-hulled superyacht ‘White Rabbit Golf’, which is due to become the world’s largest trimaran on her delivery later this year.
Whitsundays yacht charter special: superyacht ONEWORLD reduces weekly rate
18 July 2018
Currently available at a reduced charter rate in the Whitsunday Islands, the 32m/103ft motor yacht ONEWORLD makes visiting Australia this summer an altogether unmissable prospect.
Whitsundays charter special: Superyacht ‘Infinity Pacific’ offers no delivery fees
19 July 2018
The 40m/131ft motor yacht ‘Infinity Pacific’ from Mondomarine is available for charter in the Whitsundays in September and October without any relocation fees.
Whitsundays yacht charter available over New Year’s Eve with luxury catamaran SPIRIT
12 November 2018
Celebrate New Year’s Eve on board the 35m/115ft motor yacht SPIRIT and explore the lush cruising grounds of the Whitsundays Islands in Australia.
Australia Overhauls Maritime Laws
06 September 2012
The Australian Federal Parliament has recently passed new laws to regulate the safety of yachts and their passengers and to ensure shipping is conducted in a way that protects the country's unique marine environment.
GBRMPA Decision Disappointment For Superyacht Australia
02 July 2012
Superyacht Australia have submitted numerous requests for a review of the Plan of Management on the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) agenda, but once again, this item did not made it to the table due to work pressures.
Wild Oats XI Wins Sydney-Hobart Race Once More
28 December 2012
The 68th edition of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race was won in just one day, 18 hours, 23 minutes and 12 seconds.
Superyacht SPIRIT Opens for Charter in Australia
04 October 2016
The 35m/115ft motor yacht SPIRIT from New Zealand Yachts is now taking bookings in wondrous Australian destinations such as the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef.
Luxury Charter Yachts Meet Eco-Tourism
25 July 2013
When you think of eco-tourism you may imagine homes made from twigs, beds of straw and unappetising vegan dishes, but this isn't always the case.
Superyacht SPIRIT Reduces Rate For Australia Charter Vacations
19 June 2017
Currently offering 10% off her weekly base rate, the 35m/115ft motor yacht SPIRIT is the ideal choice for those keen to discover the charms of Australia this summer.
Sydney’s Superyacht Marina Confirms $30M Development
21 June 2016
Sydney Superyacht Marina in Rozelle is to undergo a AUD 30 million re-development in order to attract more luxury yachts to the city and the east coast of Australia.
Expedition Yacht BELUGA Opens for Charter in Australia
24 June 2016
The 35m/113ft superyacht BELUGA is now available for charter out of Queensland, Australia, with itineraries in stunning cruising grounds such as the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsundays.
Charter Yacht DE LISLE III Now Taking Enquiries for the Great Barrier Reef and North Queensland
21 May 2014
The 42m charter yacht DE LISLE III has changed her location and is now taking enquiries for the Great Barrier Reef and North Queensland.
Superyacht ‘Ghost II’ To Become Top Charter Choice in Australia
06 July 2016
The newly launched 37m/122ft motor yacht ‘Ghost II’ is heading to Australia, where she will be available to charter in stunning east coast destinations such as the iconic city of Sydney.
Luxury Yacht QUANTUM Available for Charter in Australia
13 July 2016
The 37m/120ft motor yacht QUANTUM is available for charter along the east coast of Australia in iconic destinations such as the city of Sydney and the natural wonder that is the Great Barrier Reef.
Luxury Yacht SAHANA Offers 10% Discount on Australian Charters
26 July 2016
The 36m/118ft motor yacht SAHANA is offering a 10% discount on all charters in Australia, if booked before the end of August.
Luxury Yacht DREAMTIME Joins Australian Charter Fleet
12 August 2016
The 35m/115ft motor yacht DREAMTIME is the latest addition to join the global charter fleet and will be available in the Great Barrier Reef, located off the coast of Queensland in north east Australia.
Adventure in Australia On Board Charter Yacht ‘Emerald Lady’
11 August 2016
The 35m/115ft luxury yacht ‘Emerald Lady’ from Lloyds Ships is available to charter in stunning locations along the east coast of Australia, including the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsundays and Cape Tribulation.
Charter Yachts Welcomed To The Great Barrier Reef
06 June 2016
Following their annual conference last month, Australia’s Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority announced that superyachts are in no way responsible for coral bleaching, and are welcome to visit the iconic attraction.
Motor Yacht ALANI Cruises the Whitsunday Islands
22 August 2016
The 25m/83ft luxury yacht ALANI from British shipyard Sunseeker is available for year-round charters in the stunning cruising grounds of the Whitsunday Islands, located off the north east coast of Australia.
Superyacht ‘Ghost II’ Coming Soon To Australia
06 September 2016
Set to be the newest superyacht available for charter in Australia, the 37m/122ft motor yacht ‘Ghost II’ recently underwent sea trials in the waters surrounding the UAE.
Superyachts to Flock to Gold Coast for 2018 Commonwealth Games
06 July 2017
A marina on the Gold Coast, Australia, has reported a recent influx of superyacht bookings coinciding with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, proving current demand to be higher than expected.
Superyacht DREAMTIME Open For Great Barrier Reef Charters
20 July 2017
Gifted with a truly adventurous spirit, the 35m/113ft motor yacht DREAMTIME is available for memorable charter vacations in the Great Barrier Reef this summer.
Great Barrier Reef Opens Up to Even More Superyachts
01 August 2017
Major changes to the Whitsundays Plan of Management will allow superyachts measuring over 35 metres in length greater access to the Whitsundays area of the Great Barrier Reef.
Motor Yacht ‘Crystal Blue’ Cruises Australia’s Gold Coast
11 November 2016
The 24m/80ft luxury yacht ‘Crystal Blue’ from Evolution Yachts is available to charter year-round in the beautiful and diverse cruising grounds of the Gold Coast, Australia.
Explore the Great Barrier Reef Aboard Luxury Yacht ‘Laura J’
14 August 2017
The 27m/90ft motor yacht ‘Laura J’ from Norman J Wright is available for charter year-round in the wonderful waters of the Great Barrier Reef.
Australian government changes superyacht charter regulations
10 June 2015
The government of Australia is looking to make changes to current regulations concerning foreign flagged superyachts.
Australia's Marina's Expand to Boost Superyacht Industry
19 June 2015
The Spit marina in Sydney is undergoing a $5 million expansion to cater to a growing number of superyachts visiting Australia.
Refitted Superyacht SAHANA Available for Australia Charters
19 August 2015
The 36m/120ft superyacht SAHANA (ex EENDRACHT) has recently completed an extensive refit to convert her into a yacht specifically designed for luxury charters in Australia.
Expedition Yacht ANDA Joins Global Charter Fleet
28 October 2015
The 42m/137ft custom expedition yacht ANDA has become available for charter for the first time, with availability in Australia and the South Pacific region from winter onwards.
Superyacht SOVEREIGN Joins Charter Market in Australia
28 October 2015
The 44m/145ft superyacht SOVEREIGN is the latest addition to the charter market, and is currently based in Sydney Harbour for charters in Australia and the South Pacific.
Discover the South Pacific with Luxury Charter Yacht TV
04 November 2015
The impressive 78m/256ft superyacht TV is set to relocate to the Philippines this December, where she will be available for charter vacations to explore the magical Palau Islands and the archipelago of Indonesia, as well as the unique South Pacific destinations of Papua New Guinea and Australia.
Superyacht PATRIOT Welcomed Into Australia’s Charter Market
10 November 2015
The 32m/105ft motor yacht PATRIOT has joined the global charter fleet and will be available for hire in Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef.
Motor Yacht PARADISE Joins the Global Charter Fleet in Australia
02 February 2016
The 35m/116ft luxury yacht PARADISE is a new addition to the global charter market and is taking bookings in Australia.
Expedition Yacht ANDA Open for Charter in Western Australia
10 February 2016
The 42m/138ft motor yacht ANDA is available for charter in the Kimberley region of Australia from May to September.
Celebrate New Year’s in Sydney Aboard Oceanfast Superyacht SAHANA
09 October 2017
The 37m/120ft motor yacht SAHANA, one of Australia's finest charter yachts, is available for a New Year’s charter in the cosmopolitan city of Sydney this winter.
Brand New Motor Yacht ONEWORLD opens for charter in Sydney
26 March 2018
The recently delivered 32m/103ft superyacht ONEWORLD from Gulf Craft is the newest yacht on Australia’s charter scene and is currently available in the spectacular cruising grounds of Sydney.
Charter Motor Yacht SILENTWORLD in Fiji and Sydney
18 October 2017
The 40m/130ft luxury yacht SILENTWORLD from Cies – Oassive is available for charter in Fiji from December to mid-January 2018 and in Sydney, Australia, from February to May 2018.
Catch The 2018 Commonwealth Games Aboard Motor Yacht SPIRIT
03 November 2017
The wave-piercing 35m/115ft superyacht SPIRIT from New Zealand Yachts is available for charter at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), taking place in Australia from 4th to 15th April.
Superyachts Inundate Gold Coast for 2018 Commonwealth Games
23 November 2017
More than two dozen superyachts have confirmed berth bookings along the Gold Coast, Australia, for the duration of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) which run from 4th to 15th April.
Award-winning superyacht AKIKO available to charter in Australia
11 April 2018
Bringing plenty of cool to Australia, the 34m/112ft motor yacht AKIKO will be available to charter in the Kimberleys this summer.
Charter yacht ONEWORLD signs up to Australian Superyacht Rendezvous 2018
17 April 2018
The brand new 32m/103ft superyacht ONEWORLD from Gulf Craft is on the line-up to attend the debut Australian Superyacht Rendezvous, which takes place on 20 and 21 April at the Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard in Queensland, Australia.
Superyacht SHADOW joins the charter fleet
10 January 2018
Be the first to enjoy the charms of the 30m/98ft motor yacht SHADOW now that’s she officially a part of the charter fleet.
Newly Refitted Alloy Superyacht AKIKO Opens for Charter in Australia
03 April 2017
The 34m/112ft expedition yacht AKKIO – previously named VvS1 – is now available for charter in Australia following an extensive refit at New Zealand yard McMullen and Wing.
Australia Seeks to Attract More Superyacht Charters
20 April 2017
Industry representatives in Australia are pushing for the government to relax its charter legislation after new research revealed tax regulations make luxury yacht charters in the country unappealing.
Discover Australia and New Zealand Aboard Icon Superyacht ‘Party Girl’
17 January 2018
The 63m/205ft superyacht ‘Party Girl’ is available for charter over the winter months in wonderfully far-flung destinations such as Australia and New Zealand.
Australian Superyacht Rendezvous 2018 gets underway
20 April 2018
The second edition of the Australian Superyacht Rendezvous opened its doors earlier today at the Gold Coast City Marina in Queensland with the aim of shining the spotlight on Australia’s luxury yacht industry.
Why You Have To Book A Great Barrier Reef Yacht Charter Right Away
Due to increasingly warm oceans around Australia, the health of the iconic underwater attraction is currently in a state of uncertainty. With this in mind, it’s essential to make plans to visit the Great Barrier Reef sooner rather than later.
5 Things To Do On A Sydney Day Charter
One of the greatest charms of Australia, Sydney offers visitors an unrivalled range of possibilities when it comes to enjoying a day charter in its surrounding waters.
4 Of The Best Things To Do On A Melbourne Luxury Yacht Charter
No matter how long you’re planning to stay, there’s plenty to see and do in Melbourne whilst away on a private yacht charter.
How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve aboard a Superyacht in Sydney
The spectacular New Year’s Eve celebrations in Sydney are among the best in the world and what better way to take in the world-famous waterfront firework display than from the vantage point of a luxury charter yacht.
The Complete Guide to Luxury Yacht Charters in Australia
The land of contrasts, Australia wows with its sheer scale and sublime scenery. As one of the best ways to explore this extraordinary country is by luxury charter yacht, we take a closer look at cruising its spectacular waters.
A spectacular canvas of nature’s finest work
Great Barrier Reef
A labyrinth of unsurpassed natural beauty
A dizzying array of culture and city life awaits you in Australia's coastal capital
A veritable paradise, the Whitsunday Islands offer a gateway to the charms of Australia
Discover The True Spirit Of Australia
01 January 1970
Held every year throughout the last fortnight in January, the Australian Open is one of the major annual tennis tournaments.
Australian Open 2014
13 January 2014
Known as the ‘players’ favourite,’ the Australian Open 2014 will once again be the highlight of the tennis calendar.
Australian Grand Prix
01 January 1970
Well-known as a favourite of both F1 teams and drivers, the Albert Park track is the perfect setting to open the Formula One World Championship.
Australian Grand Prix 2014
13 March 2014
A new deal to keep the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne will see the Albert Park race continue to host the race.
Australian Open 2015
19 January 2015
The first Grand Slam tournament of the year takes place in Melbourne, Australia in January for two fantastic weeks of tennis.
Vivid Sydney 2017
26 May 2017
The world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas will return to the cosmopolitan city of Sydney from Friday 26th May to Saturday 17th June 2017.
Vivid Sydney 2018
25 May 2018
See Sydney in a spectacular new light at Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, taking over the Australian city for the 10th year in May and June 2018.
Commonwealth Games 2018
04 April 2018
The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be the largest sporting event Australia sees this decade when it gets underway on the Gold Coast, Queensland, this April.
Sydney International Boat Show
01 January 1970
Australia’s largest boat show, the Sydney International Boat Show provides visitors the opportunity to check out a range of incredible yachts and products amidst iconic surroundings.
Sydney International Boat Show 2017
03 August 2017
Taking place at the Darling Harbour, the Sydney International Boat Show 2017 is set to exhibit some of the finest superyachts available for charter in the surrounding waters.
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2018
26 December 2018
One of the world’s most iconic ocean races, the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will be back in December with sails, speeds and a vibrant carnival atmosphere.
Australian Superyacht Rendezvous 2018
20 April 2018
Shining the spotlight on Australia's luxury charter yachts and stunning cruising grounds, the 2018 Australian Superyacht Rendezvous will take place on 20th and 21st April.
Australian Superyacht Rendezvous 2019
17 May 2019
View all yachts and get more information about the Australian Superyacht Rendezvous 2019.
Vivid Sydney 2019
24 May 2019
Vivid Sydney, the multi-award winning festival of light, music and ideas, will return to illuminate the popular Australian city for the 11th time in May and June.
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2019
26 December 2019
Close to 100 yachts will set sail on a gruelling 628-nautical-mile-long course when the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race gets underway on 26 December.
7 Days Discovering The Whitsunday Islands On A Luxury Yacht Charter
The Whitsunday Islands are the pinnacle of beauty around the Australian coast and offer some stunning sights that will leave you wanting to come back year after year. Ideal for both underwater and sea level exploration, these islands promote nature at its best as well as hosting some of the most prestigious beaches in the area.