The Whitsunday Islands are one of the best sailing destinations in the world.
Whitsunday Rent A Yacht has provided skipper-yourself charters of the Whitsundays
for some three decades. Our fleet includes the best yachts, catamarans and motor cruisers
in the business. So, book a bareboat charter now and... get up and go!
Get up and go e-news out now!
Our Get up and go Summer e-newsletter is out now! It is brimming with charter news from the Whitsundays including seasons' specials, live auctions and a fantastic competition - starting on January 1 - where you could win a three-night charter!
Top our impressive fleet with a world-class sailing destination and myriad attractions above and below the water and you're spoilt for choice. Read the current newsletter and sign up for the next one. Read more>
What our charterers say
Our charterers come from all over the world - and we love knowing they've had an amazing and unforgettable time. Whether they're first time visitors or return charterers, their testimonials say it all!
Whether it's precious family time, wildlife encounters, even marriage proposals inspired by a wonderful Whitsundays holiday - we want to know about it! Make sure you leave your feedback via the feedback forms onboard. Read more>
Anchors away for an unforgettable stay
Ask how we can help you plan all the amazing places you'll visit during your Whitsundays' charter holiday. When it comes to our region, we know it inside out. Visit our Recommended Anchorages page for ideas and ask us to plot your course!
You'll find the best places to drop anchor overnight. Our map highlights top spots to catch a sunset, snorkel, go bushwalking, see wildlife, hit the beach, find cultural artefacts and more. Click through for information and pictures! Read more>
Summer special - sail and save!
Cruise the Whitsundays aboard your own charter yacht, catamaran or motor cruiser in summer, and you could be eligible for big savings!
Book a summer charter with us (for travel between January 8, 2015 and March 31, 2015) and have a skipper-yourself holiday from $52 per person per night. Ask us about our free nights - the more you stay, the less you pay. Great value! For details, phone our friendly team on 1800 075 000. Read more>
Spend Christmas on the water
Celebrate the festive season in Whitsundays style by booking a Christmas charter with us! Wake to waves lapping at your vessel on Christmas morning, feast on a lavish on-board gourmet lunch or picnic at the world famous Whitehaven Beach, then unwind with a swim or snorkel in the afternoon.
Get in now to avoid disappointment. All Christmas charterers receive a bottle of celebratory champagne! Give us a call today. Read more>
Turn up the heat - it's summer!
Did you know the Whitsunday Island group is situated on the same latitude as Tahiti? So you can expect sunny tropical weather virtually all year round, making it the perfect playground for sailing, diving and ... sipping cocktails on the beach.
Average daytime temperatures in summer (December to February) are 30 degrees celsius with a gorgeous 23-24 degrees celsius overnight - just beautiful! Book your summer cruise with us. Read more>
Live Deals 27 - winner
Congratulations to Sandra Sverdloff of Queensland whose bid won our Live Deals 27 online auction for a Whitsundays holiday aboard Anya, a Highland 35 motor cruiser. If you missed out this time, Live Deals 28 starts on January 21 and is for a holiday aboard d'Artagnan, a Beneteau Oceanis 31 yacht.
With Live Deals you can bid for a holiday aboard a spectacular vessel for a short notice getaway at up to 60 per cent off the standard nightly rate! Read more>