Yaringa Boat Hire
Yaringa Boat Hire in Western Port Bay, is Melbourne’s home of Gummy Shark and King George Whiting fishing.
Yaringa boat hire is one of Melbourne and Mornington's best kept secrets. Yaringa Boat Hire has a range of self drive hire boats, including 2 polycraft center consoles, 2 polycraft drifter, 3 half cabins, 3 x 6 person tinnies and 5 x 4 person tinnies! With a rental fleet of 13 Boats for hire and everything from 1/2 cabin Boats to Polycraft and Tinnies we have the self drive hire boat for you. We are open year round (weather dependant) unlike others we are a profesional boat hire operation that's operational when you need them not just when the summer crouds abound! Only 15min from Frankston, Warneet, Hastings, Cranbourne, Mt Martha and Mornington and under 1 hour from Melboure we are perfectly positioned to get you out on your self drive fishing charter!
Part of the Mornington Boat Hire PTY LTD
With wonderful fishing for Snapper, Squid, Whiting, Elephant Fish, Gummy and School Shark and with a Melbourne’s closest marine park and a national park near by we have something for everyone, either fishing or cruising. From the sheltered fish rich waters of Dickson's Inlet out to the deep water hotspots of Eagle Rock and Lysarts we have the fishing hotspot for you! Based in Yaringa boat harbour and with cafe, restraunt, bait and tackle, boat shop and toilet facilities all on site and with free parking this is the easiest and most faciliated fishing boat hire in Melbourne!
Sheltered from a North and a Westerly wind, and part of Mornington Boat Hire Bait and Tackle Pty Ltd (Schnapper Point Boat Hire) even if the weather is not suitable at Yaringa, we may be even able to get you on the water in one of our Schnapper Point Boat Hire Boats. That’s right we have a total of 27 hire boats making us one of Victoria’s, and Australia’s biggest stand alone rental boat companies.
Yaringa Boat Hire has a fleet of 14 Marine Board-approved Hire boats licenced for up to 6 people, fully equipped with safety gear and fuel usage included. Most boats are fitted with weather protective canopies, boats are available for hire at very reasonable rates seven days a week all year round by appointment. No boat licence is needed; just a driver’s licence, and credit card deposit, appropriate clothing for the weather conditions and, a mobile phone. Yaringa boat hire staff will fully explain safety procedures and provide handling instructions, maps and Fishing Hotspots. Wearing of Personal Floatation Devices (life jackets) when the vessel is underway is advisable but not compulsory for all hire boats. Children under 11 years of age will be fitted with a PFD life jacket without charge and must wear it at all times in the boat. We have the best hire boats in Western Port Bay and with easy access to the great fishing on Western Port Bay, we are located to serve you!
Should you like to try the rich fishing grounds of Western Port you can purchase fishing gear from us before you head out to the estuary entrance for whiting, salmon and flathead. For the more adventurous, proceed to the open waters around Eagle Rock for snapper, gummies or elephant fish. Before departing on your fishing trip, check with our friendly staff about the weather conditions and what fish are biting. We can help you with any fishing gear hire requirement or bait and tackle. We have a full bait and tackle store on site, ready and stocked to get you out and on the fish!
Alternatively, you can hire a boat to enjoy the Yaringa Marine Park. Viewing the scenic vegetation and wild life from the water rivals the famous mangrove estuaries of the Daintree, and you don’t have to travel to Far North Queensland! Known locally as the Yaringa Everglades, you can cruise peacefully past swans, ibis, cormorants, pelicans, terns and Pacific gulls – without giving crocodiles a thought!