MV Highlander

MV Highlander Cruiser

Boat Hire Sydney

The MV Highlander, a luxury 46-foot motor yacht, features a generously sized deck with a laid-back atmosphere. Shielded by a retractable shade cloth, the deck provides plenty of space for guests to unwind and enjoy the surroundings. With classic wood panelling and modern appointments throughout she is a charmer. Whether you need a formal dining arrangement or a flexible area for entertainment, the space can be customised to you. She is one of Sydney’s best priced boats.


At a Glance

Capacity: 18 people

Price: From $450 per hour (others fees may apply – see price guide)

Boat Type: Cruiser

Location: Sydney Harbour

Key Features

  • Capacity for 18 people
  • Comfy Saloon
  • Spacious Cockpit for Entertaining
  • Large Outdoor Sundeck with Lounge
  • Dance Floor Space
  • Surround Sound System with Bluetooth
  • Complimentary Lilypad
  • Stand Up Paddleboards for hire

Popular Occasions: Birthday Parties, Hens Parties, Bucks Parties, Christmas Parties



  • Available everyday (enquire with us for availability on our real-time calendar)
  • Charters are min 3 hours

Sydney CBD Wharfs:

  • Circular Quay: Eastern Pontoon
  • Darling Harbour: King Street Wharf
  • Millers Point: Towns Place Wharf
  • Pyrmont: Casino Wharf
  • Pyrmont: Elizabeth Macarthur Pontoon

Northern Sydney Wharfs:

  • Birchgrove: Yeend Street Pontoon
  • Chowder Bay Wharf
  • Lavender Bay Wharf
  • Mosman Bay Ferry Wharf
  • Manly Wharf Bar (additional $50 fee each way applies)

Eastern Suburbs Wharfs:

  • Double Bay Wharf
  • Rose Bay Floating Pontoon
  • Rushcutters Bay Wharf (Yarranabbe Park)
  • Woolloomooloo Wharf

West Sydney Wharfs:

  • Balmain Wharf (Mort Street)
  • Birkenhead Point Wharf (additional fee applies)
  • Jones Bay Wharf
  • Pirrama Park Wharf
  • Parramatta River Ferry Wharves (additional fee applies)


  • The crew can arrange pre-loading at Rose Bay, with the option to travel with the vessel to the pick-up location (up to 3 guests). A $150 fee applies and this is strictly subject to timing and availability.
  • There is also an option to have your drinks collected from Dan Murphy’s in Rose Bay.


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Entertainment Options

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BBQ Staples:

$20 per person

  • Plain Beef Sausages
  • Plain Beef Patties
  • Served with buns, onion, cheese and condiments

BBQ Spread 1:

$40 per person

  • Mix of gourmet sausages
  • Marinated garlic teriyaki chicken thighs
  • Gourmet garden salad
  • Creamy classic home-made potato salad
  • Bread rolls, spreads & sauces

BBQ Spread 2:

$55 per person

  • Local rump steak with post marinade
  • Rosemary lamb / angus beef / Italian pork sausages
  • Garlic teriyaki chicken thighs
  • Avocado mixed gourmet garden salad
  • Creamy classic home-made potato salad
  • Bread rolls, spreads & sauces

BBQ Spread 3:

$70 per person

  • Cheese platter
  • Seasonal fruit platter
  • Your choice of local rump steak or honey garlic glazed salmon fillets
  • Mix of sausages: rosemary lamb, angus beef, Italian style fennel pork
  • Marinated garlic teriyaki chicken thighs
  • Avocado mixed garden salad
  • Creamy classic potato salad
  • Bread rolls, spreads & sauces

Platters to be ordered in conjunction with BBQ Menu or $85 delivery will apply

Cheese Platter:

$185 (15ppl)

  • A selection of gourmet cheeses, fig-nut crackers, water crackers, walnuts, blueberries, strawberries, and dried apricots

Cheese & Charcuterie Platter:

$225 (15ppl)

  • An assortment of Australian cheeses, creamy hummus dip, beetroot dip, tahini dip, selection of cured and deli meats, fig-nut crackers, water crackers, selection of fresh & dried fruit and walnuts

Vegetarian Crudities & Dips Platter:

$150 (15ppl)

  • Served with toasted Turkish fingers, a selection of crudities, fresh celery, capsicum, carrot, Lebanese cucumber, hummus, babbaganoush, roasted beetroot and fetta dips

Fruit Platter:

$105 (15ppl)

  • A combination of the freshest in season fruits sourced locally

Sweet Treat:

$89 (15ppl)

  • An assortment of muffins, brownies, and gourmet indulgent bars

Mixed Seafood Platter:

$185 (15ppl) / $295 (30ppl)

  • Cooked tiger prawns
  • Sydney rock oysters
  • Smoked salmon
  • Cocktail sauce, garnish & lemons

Sashimi Platter:

$140 (72pc)

  • A selection of fresh sashimi: Salmon, tuna, kingfish, scallops, salmon caviar, and black lumpfish caviar

Prawn Platter:

$120 (15ppl) / $210 (30ppl)

  • Tiger prawns farmed fresh off the Queensland coast, cooked perfect to peel & eat
  • Cocktail sauce, garnish & lemons

Oyster Platter:

$115 (15ppl) / $1215 (30ppl)

  • Freshly shucked Sydney rock oysters
  • Cocktail sauce, garnish & lemons

Sushi Nigiri Combo Platter:

$75 (56pc)

  • Salmon nigiri, tuna nigari, prawn nigiri, salmon & avocado roll, chicken & avocado roll, cooked tuna & avocado roll, spicy fresh tuna & avocado roll

Sushi Roll Platter:

$80 (72pc)

  • Salmon avocado roll, Chicken schnitzel and avocado roll, cooked tuna and avocado roll, spicy fresh tuna and avocado roll teriyaki beef and avocado roll

Or BYO Food

Bring plates and cutlery also

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BYO Drinks Only (Ice can be provided at $8 per bag otherwise byo)

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Price Guide

Boat Hire Fees

  • May to October: $450 per hour (4 hrs), $500 per hour (3 hrs)
  • November to April: $475 per hour (4 hrs), $525 per hour (3 hrs)
  • Public Holidays, NYD: Add 20% (min 4 hrs)

Any Other Fees

  • Wharf Fees: $50 per wharf (Manly & Middle Harbour are an additional $100 per wharf)
  • BYO Food: $10 per person
  • BYO Drinks: $15 per person
  • Ice: $8 per bag
  • Pre-Loading: $150
  • Dan Murphy’s Beverage Collection: $100

Water Toys:

  • Lilypad: Free
  • SUP: $50

Entertainment Options

Payment Details

Deposit: $800

Balance: 10 days before event

Bond: $500

The deposit locks in the boat and confirms the booking for you. The deposit contributes to the total price and the balance is the remaining amount due. The damage bond is payable before the cruise and is returned after the cruise.



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