Charter Yachts Australia

Charter Yachts Australia is setting high standards in all aspects of the bareboat charter industry. Airlie Beach is one of Australia’s rapidly growing tourist destinations and the bareboat charter industry in the Whitsunday region is benefiting greatly.

Charter Yachts Australia is based at Abel Point Marina, Airlie Beach, Queensland, Australia. It is an Australian family-owned and operated business, established in 1992.

The Whitsunday bareboat yacht charter fleet of Charter Yachts Australia is situated at Abel Point Marina Airlie Beach in the Whitsundays Queensland, offering you a well-maintained fleet of bareboat skipper yourself charter yachts (sailboats), sailing catamarans, and power catamarans for you to discover all the magic of sailing the Whitsunday Islands for yourself.

Bareboat means skipper yourself, and a Whitsunday sailing charter holiday allows you to become the captain of your very own Whitsunday bareboat charter boat. You are able to tailor your Whitsunday holiday itinerary to suit yourself, and with 74 islands to choose from in the Whitsunday Island Group, each one will offer you something different.

Sailing Yachts
Monohull Sailing Yachts – they range between 9 – 15 meters
Power Catamarans
Multihull Yachts – provide a stable base that resists overturning
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Sailing Catamarans
Multihull Sailing Yacht – allowing to sail in shallower waters.
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Rentals begin and terminate at the Abel Point Marina in Airlie Beach. Vessel delivery/pickup is available from Hamilton Island at a cost.

Airport transfers are also available.

Whitsunday Weather

Situated on 20°4’S and 148°5’E, the Whitsundays has a welcoming tropical climate with an estimated average of 8.25 hours of sunshine daily and mean annual temperatures of 27-24°C max. and 21°C min. Perfect conditions for your bareboat sailing charter.

Temperature Rainfall
Month MaxºC MinºC
January 30.5 24.8
February 30.2 24.9
March 29.6 24.1
April 28.1 22.7
May 26.0 20.4
June 23.4 17.1
July 23.1 16.6
August 24.3 17.4
September 25.9 19.2
October 27.5 21.3
November 29.5 23.4
December 30.4 24.5
Month mm
January 253
February 278
March 314
April 150
May 145
June 62
July 45
August 24
September 15
October 40
November 58
December 114