Andersons Boatshed


Requirements - All of our boats go under the legal speed limit of 10 knots, so a boat licence or prior experience is not required.  We will show you everything you need to know to get you out on the water.


Boat hire fee includes - your selected boat, fuel, safety equipment including adult and junior lifejackets, fishing licence exemption, map and full demonstration. 


Bookings - Can book securely online - click Book Now (online bookings require full payment upfront and can be done up to 9 hours before departure time) or phone us on 43413219. Best to book ahead so you don't miss out, if its bad weather, simply contact us on the morning of your booking to cancel or reschedule. No deposit required, except BBQ boats where we require $100 deposit at the time of booking (can be paid over the phone via credit card). Deposit or online payment is refundable or transferable if the weather is bad on the day, simply contact us on the morning of your booking (wait for the day before cancelling as weather forecasts are often incorrect).


Where can you go - Boats can go anywhere in the Brisbane Waters towards Woy Woy and Gosford, however the NSW Maritime limit out to sea is at Half Tide Rocks Ettalong (this will be outlined to you on the map and also pointed out during the demo). Boat hire is limited to by daylight hours only.


Extras - Bait, drinks, snacks, ice, fishing rod hire, ice cream, fishing gear, sunscreen, hats, sunglasses and many other items are available at the Boatshed. 
Fishing: Tweed Bait, fishing tackle, rod hire ($7.50 per rod) and fishing licences ($7 for 3 days) all available at the kiosk. (Hire boats are fishing licence exempt).


Twilight Hire - During the summer holidays period, boats can be hired through until 8pm.

On water fleet support - If you get into any difficulty such as stuck on a sandbar or similar, simply call our office number and we will be out to assist within minutes, we have 2 rescue boats on standby every day for this purpose. Our phone number is located on the map we give you prior to departure.

Weekend and long term hire - Open Boats 2 days - $190, 3 days $250, 7 days - $420, 16ft Half Cabins 7 Days - $630 (off peak) $750 (Peak), 18ft Half Cabins 7 Days - $840 (off peak), $960 (Peak). Contact our office for further details.
Deliveries - If you are on the waterfront anywhere on the Brisbane waters, we can deliver the boat to you via appointment. Wagstaff area is no charge, Daleys Point area is a $20 fee, Woy Woy Bay area is a $50 fee (Woy Woy bay delivery min full day hire).


Hire and Drive Licence HD-0002