Important update as of September 2021 in lieu with recent government announcement. Please read:
1. Have at least 1 vax per passenger
2. Documents to be completed online
3. Bond to be preauthorised on your card on departure day ($500)
4. No cash transactions. Bond on the card and must be provided on the Hire Agreement.
5. Minimum 2 hours
6. Check-in with QR codes.
Failure to follow the above protocol will cause the booking to be cancelled and rescheduled. No refunds will be given.
Our Bowrider Speedy is powered by a 100 HP Honda outboard motor that offers our customers with a unique soft ride. They flex to absorb the impact of the sea and works like car shock absorbers, not like your standard aluminium tinny.
When winds are above 15 knots, we can safely continue to operating made possible by our appropriate position in the harbour and river, different from hire companies that are exposed in rougher waters of the bay.
Non-licensed drivers can now fish in Hobsons Bay and Williamstown. Please note that non-licensed drivers can still hire our Bowriders but under restricted speed allowable to non-licensed holders.
The speed limit of 5 knots only between Docklands and Westgate bridge and the speed limit of 8 knots only between Westgate bridge and Williams town breakwater. A security bond of $500 is required prior to boarding and booking is non-refundable but can only be deferred to a later date.
Cancellations Due to Weather
Please note bookings are non-refundable. Boat4hire PCC Boat Management reserves the right to cancel bookings WITHIN 24 hour period (may be on the day of booking) should actual weather on site deemed unsuitable for cruising. For cancelled bookings, it can be deferred to another available date without additional cost.
A photo ID and credit card used online must be brought on the day of activity for verification. The name in the booking and on the cards presented must match. Otherwise, the booking will not proceed and the payment will be forfeited.
Alternatively, if using someone else's credit card, the person who owns the credit card must sign the agreement forms and must be present on the day of the activity along with the credit card and photo ID for verification.
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