The bareboat (skipper yourself) vessels with Luxury Yachts Whitsundays are fully equipped with everything you need for a comfortable and well stocked charter. From linen and lighters, whisks and waterhoses to tide tables and tongs, Luxury Yachts Whitsundays has you covered.  We provide a full vessel briefing including the Whitsunday area and instructions on anchoring, mooring, safety, and specific vessel functions which is included in the charter fee. Briefings can take up to 3-4 hours.

Below is a comprehensive list of items you'll find on board your bareboat:

Brief

*Comprehensive brief by a qualified, local mariner on the Whitsundays, the operation of the boat you have hired and practical skills i.e picking up a mooring, dropping anchor etc

items on board

* 12v to 240v Invertor
* GPS and chart plotter
* Electric anchor winch
* Dinghy and 6hp outboard
* Boat hook
* Cabin fans and air-conditioning
* Stove
* Boarding swim ladder
* Fenders and mooring lines
* Cockpit lights
* BBQ (LPG gas for Helia 44/Electric for Aquila 44’s
* Water hose
* Shore power cord
* Safety gear

* Linen and blankets
* Pillows and pillowcases
* Bath towels (2 per person)
* Tea towels
* Fully equipped galley (Kitchen).
* Cleaning gear
* Shower/toilet.
* Deck shower
* Snorkelling gear - mask, snorkel and fins. 
* Ipod connectivity, AM/FM Radio &  CD       Player
* Wet weather jackets
* VHF Radio

SAFETY GEAR

* Flares
* Tools and spares kit
* Life rings
* Depth sounder
* EPIRB
* Torches
* VHF radio
* Binoculars
* Life jackets

* Complete vessel safety briefing
* First Aid Kit (Charterer pays for items  used) 
* Vinegar
* Tide tables
* '100 Magic Miles' cruising guide
* Charts
* Rule and divider
* Lead line
* Operational manual

CONSUMABLES KIT

* Sponges
* Scourer
* Detergent
* Disinfectant
* Jif - cream cleaner
* Spray and wipe
* Garbage bags x 3
* Toilet rolls x 2 per toilet

WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING WITH YOU

* Smart casual dress for resort visiting
* Thongs and comfortable walking shoes
* Favourite CDs, DVDs or Ipod.
* Books, playing cards and games
* Insect repellant
* Travel insurance
* A sense of adventure

* Sunscreen (SPF 50+)
* Sunglasses (polarised) 
* Hat with toggle
* Light casual clothes
* Your camera
* Beach towel and swimming costume
* Warmer gear during winter

TENDERS

All vessels come with a tender fitted with a 6hp outboard engine, safety gear including oars.

A flat rate of $35 per charter is applied for outboard fuel used for your tender and also the LPG (gas) used for the stove/ BBQ (Helia 44 only)

OPTIONAL EXTRA'S

* Kayak hire ($24 per day)
* Standup Paddle Board Hire ($25 per day)
* Secure Car Parking (From $130/3 days)
* Fishing rod and reel, tackle box with hooks, sinkers and lures ($12 per day)
* Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine) transfers ($24 per person one way)