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Boat hire selection for your Sydney event

Entertaining guests isn’t easy, no matter what the event is. If you’re having your event on land, you could always hire a comedian from to make your event memorable and fun. Your guests will always have a great time if they’re laughing all night. If you want to go one step more, why not hire a boat for your event! Boat hire selection can be a tricky process when there are over 100 boat hire options. Whether you’re planning a large corporate event, a fun yacht sail around Sydney Harbour, a private function on a luxurious boat rental, a party event, or an intimate overnight stay, Eastcoast Sailing has got you covered. Check out the types of vessels we offer below and see which type of boat hire is the right selection for your event.

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Luxury Boat Hire Options

If you’re checking out our list of Boat Hire options, you’ll notice that there are over 30 different vessels to choose from here. Our Sydney Boat Hire selection is the perfect place to start if you’re planning a private function or corporate event to impress.

You might want to browse from the following:

  • MV Seaduced: A 55ft luxury cruiser with outdoor space for up to 22 guests.
  • MV Day by Day: 47ft vessel with a viewing deck and catering options for up to 20 people.
  • Ocean Blue Boat Hire: A smaller cruiser for touring the harbour or stylish function transfers.
  • MV Ghost 1: What a sleek stunning Eurodesign luxury boat- dressed to impress – for up to 36 guests
  • MV Seven Star: For that truly special corporate event or private function, where style and class is everything. First class for up to 90 guests.

Large Function Boats

If you’re planning a large private function or corporate event for 50 -300 guests, we’ve got plenty of function boat options too!

For larger boat hire events hosting up to 800 guests, check out a few options:

  • MV Starship function boat: This boat hire option has incredible value for parties of up to 800 and is the biggest function boat on Sydney Harbour. This is the perfect choice for large corporate and social events and has several catering options available.
  • Bella Vista function boat: This large boat hire is another that suits 800 guests in cocktail style or 350 seated in the ballroom, and is a stylish and elegant choice for wedding ceremonies with large windows and harbour views. It has a commercial kitchen and restaurant style catering available.
  • MV Morpheus: This 66 foot catamaran features three entertaining areas and suits anywhere from 20 to 100 guests. This vessel is perfect for impressing corporate guests with its contemporary design, professional service and catering, fine wine, and spectacular views.
  • MV Starship Aqua Function Boat: Seating 60-300, this boat allows flexibility in setting up the layout, and has full catering options for various parties or wedding receptions.

Check out our comprehensive list of boat hire options and get in touch with us for any questions.

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Catamaran Hire

Looking for a hire option that gives you a bit more space and lots of stability? A Catamaran hire is probably the perfect option for your party. We have both sailing and motor powered catamarans which both have the option of mooring closer to sandy beaches, allowing guests to jump in for a swim. These are great options for both parties and corporate events typically for 20 to 50 guests. Check out a few options:

  • Seawind 1000 Catamaran Charter: Our smallest catamaran for up to 20 guests and is world-acclaimed for its stable, smooth ride. This is a great option for small parties to cruise the harbour and check out Sydney’s beaches.
  • Seawind 1160 Catamaran Charter: This lovely catamaran for up to 30 guests and is perfect for small events to cruise the harbour under sail or motor to cruise the harbour.
  • Catamaran 48 foot: This large, BYO catamaran for 10-40 guests and is an open and spacious vessel with a large foredeck that is perfect for viewing. The all around drop down protects from the wind, and the spacious interior is perfect for relaxed parties. This vessel even comes with two trampolines and plenty of sun baking potential.

To see our full list of Catamaran hire options in Sydney, head over here.

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Sailing Yacht Hire

In our range of skippered Yacht charters and Luxury hire yachts, you will find options for parties, client entertaining, team building sailing regattas, and overnight stays. One of the most memorable aspects of Yacht hire is that guests can choose to participate in sailing the yachts and can learn how to steer the helm, trim the headsail, haul the mainsail, or simply sit back and enjoy their cruise! Check out a few of our Sydney Yacht hire options below:

  • Bavaria 37 Luxury Yacht Hire: This intimate Yacht fits up to 10 people and comes either bare or skippered. This is one of our overnight options that can come with wind and spray protection, three sleeping areas, with dining, lounge, and kitchen areas. If you’ll be there a bit longer, you can also stay at the marina to enjoy Sydney restaurants and shopping. There is a fresh water deck shower and swim platform that drops off the rear.
  • Kaufmann 58 Luxury Yacht Charter: This is a 58 foot, classy, custom built yacht with a fibreglass hull and elegant, 75 foot mast towers and hand-crafted timber-work. This is a great option for regattas and other small parties and events. It fits up to 12 people, plus the crew to keep you cruising.

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A few of our yachts are available for racing and Industry regattas including:

  • Margaret Rintoul V Yacht: This 61 foot racing yacht accommodates 15-17 guests in its elegant and spacious interior and cockpit. It is the perfect option for small corporate events and regattas.
  • Jeanneau 45: This luxurious vessel has beautiful timber decks and comfortable, spacious lounging areas for up to 16 guests, plus the crew. It can be used for racing in regattas, or for a more relaxed day of eating lunch and swimming at the beach.

To see our full list of yacht charter options in Sydney, head over here.

Party Boats

Planning a fun party ? Bucks, hens, birthday? We have some great party boats to select from..

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  • Bundeena Party Boat: This retro timber ferry boat has great value for a party of up to 89 guests and leaves from various wharves around Sydney Harbour.
  • Ferry Function Boats: Heritage ferry boats seating up to 220 guests, perfect for weddings and birthday parties or overnight hens and bucks.
  • Seawind 1160 Resort: Open plan design catamaran for parties on the harbour. A great day boat to drop anchor and swim. Cruise under motor, or hoist the sails.

No matter what event you are planning, we have the right vessel for you. Check out our full range of Yacht hire options, catamaran charters, boat hire. Or contact us and we’ll help you choose the right boat, catamaran, or yacht hire for your special event.

Corporate Boat Charters in Sydney For Your The Perfect Business Function

Corporate Boat Charters in Sydney For Your The Perfect Business Function

Bring a bit of excitement back to your business this year and hire one of East Coast Sailings Corporate Boat Charter in Sydney. You will be surprised what it can do for your business and it’s culture!

Sydney Harbour Corporate Boat Charter

Hire a Corporate Boat Charter in Sydney on the Harbour

Unsure of what to do on a yacht? Keep reading for some corporate boat charter ideas.

Christmas parties are the pinnacle of corporate boat charter events in Sydney.  This is a great way to show your appreciation for your employees, and celebrate a fabulous and successful year within the business.

With options of hors-d’oeuvre, sit down meals and free flow alcohol, let this Christmas party be one that no one will forget. Mingle and socialise with colleagues in an environment, that helps form close relationships and strengthen connections ready for the next year.  With closer knit teams, this friendly atmosphere can be conveyed throughout the entire workplace.  The type of boats suitable for a Christmas party mainly depends on the number of guests and the design of the vessel you think would best suit.

Corporate Boat Charter Hire

Private Corporate Boat Charters in Sydney with East Coast Sailing are a way to provide a lively and unforgettable experience.

Hiring a Corporate Boat Charter from Eastcoast Sailing you will find a magnificent fleet to choose from. Packages are available with all yachts which include food and beverage options which can all be found here.

Improve Team Morality – Bland Team Building Activities Don’t Work Anymore.

What better way to get involved in a team building day than having a sailing regatta on the harbour in a Corporate Boat Charter? Instead of in a boring work or meeting room have a team building day onboard. Test leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills, along with bringing out individuals competitive sides with a yacht race. Race against each other in a fun environment where teamwork and cooperation are key factors needed to win. It is the perfect activity in which participants can engage in at any age, gender or fitness level. Boats most suitable for team building activities are yachts, catamarans and motor cruisers.  

Impress Clients & Seal The Deal

Sometimes sealing a deal can be all about impressing a client with luxury and class.  Take your clients on a cruise around whilst discussing your business ventures. Let the harbour experience help with the art of persuasion or invite current clients to maintain your strong business relationship. Boats appropriate for this include the luxury yachts and boats that are suitable for around 10 -50 people.  To find out more information about our luxury yachts and boat charters available search here.

New Product Launch?

Launching a new product is an exciting time, why not match that excitement by launching it on a luxury yacht experience! Create hype for the product whilst cruising through the Harbour, and get this new addition to the business off to a great start! Eastcoast Sailing offers yachts suitable for product launches in a large or more confined setting, take a look.

Hire Corporate Boat Charter

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Reward Your Employees

Employees are the glue to your business. Without employees, all of the amazing work that occurs throughout the year wouldn’t happen without your amazing team. Maybe you hit a tough budget this week. Maybe your team completed a major project that will reap large benefits. Or maybe you want to organise a sporadic event to keep everyone motivated throughout the year. Hire a Corporate Boat Charter for a period or for the entire day, and take the time to thank your employees. Whether this be an invitation outreach to the particularly high achievers or the whole crew, it will convey the message to your employees that their work is appreciated and they are valued. This is extremely beneficial for the work culture and for employee performance.  

Struggling to keep your business ideas?

Get your team out of their normal way of thinking by getting onto Sydney Harbour! Let the ideas flow as you float on the waves. Moving meetings from land to water is an ever increasing new executive craze. With Corporate Boat Charters providing all of the facilities needed and more to provide a productive and creative meeting or conference. It is no surprise that more and more businesses are undertaking this concept too. With food and beverage packages available with all yachts, you can decide how extravagant or low key you would like your meeting to be.