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Boat transport

Low cost | Impeccable service | Insured transportation


Boat transport for big boats up to 60 foot long to get a boat survey, antifouling or other servicing completed. We make it easy to buy a big boat interstate.

We do boat transport interstate to or from boat dealers or private boat sellers. Australia’s most affordable boat transport by road in all states.

If you buy a boat online from a broker or an auction we can transport it for you either locally or interstate. Boat transporter for marine vessels anywhere you like.

If you don’t have a boat trailer then you can still get your boat transported as we can meet you at a boat ramp to do float on float off with our trailer equipment.

  • Transparent and Competitive Pricing
    No hidden costs, just affordable rates
    We provide straightforward, competitive pricing tailored to your specific needs. Whether it’s transporting a boat locally or getting it transported interstate our quotes are comprehensive and transparent – no surprise fees.
  • Streamlined Logistics and Planning
    Expert coordination from start to finish
    Our seasoned team simplifies the complexities of boat transport. We handle route planning, permits, and all logistics, ensuring a hassle-free experience from start to finish.
  • Trusted Boat Transporters at Your Service
    Experience & reliability you can count on
    Slip Away is synonymous with reliability. Our experienced crew, equipped with state-of-the-art transport vehicles, treats every vessel with the utmost care.
  • Comprehensive Insurance for Peace of Mind
    Your boat’s safety is our top priority
    We provide full insurance coverage for your boat throughout its journey. Rest easy knowing your asset is protected under our watch.

  • Flexible Scheduling to Suit Your Timeline
    We adjust the timing to suit your needs
    Time is precious. That’s why we offer flexible scheduling options to align with your availability, ensuring timely and convenient transport.

  • Meticulous Preparation for Every Voyage
    Safety in every aspect of what we do
    Our experts meticulously prepare your boat for transport, securing and protecting every element to prevent any damage during the journey.

  • Adherence to Regulations for a Smooth Transit
    Permits or other needs sorted
    We stay abreast of all transportation regulatory requirements, ensuring a compliant and smooth transit across states, road laws and within marina requirements.

  • Easy Access and Professional Handling
    Expert handling in any location
    Our team is equipped to handle boats of all sizes, ensuring safe loading and unloading, even in challenging locations at a marina or storage yard.

  • Dedicated Customer Service
    We’re with you every step of the way
    Our customer service team is always on hand to provide updates and answer any questions. With Slip Away, you’re not just a client; you’re part of our maritime family.

Boat transport interstate


In recent years, leading companies in Australian have used Slip Away to provide boat transport interstate. They chose our company because we have reasonable rates, we provide fast quotes, you deal directly with the owner & we are efficient. 

Our low cost boat transport rates interstate mean you can minimise what you spend but get something moved wherever you need it. We even have some owners who move their boats to suit the fishing seasons all the way from Melbourne up to Gold Coast or others who buy a boat online that is in Perth but need it delivered to Sydney – we are their boat mover of choice.

boat transport in Australia thats affordable


Slip Away provides affordable boat transport and takes care of everything from start to finish to ensure your valued possession arrives safely with our hassle free service. Our boat transportation services travel between all major capital cities for boats of all types and sizes. This includes moving boats any manufacturer including ones that are new or used bought in Australia from Riviera, Arvor, Bayliner, Sea Ray, Mustang or even an online auction.

Our custom built transport equipment can accommodate different hull shapes, weights and lengths making us one of hte best boat movers in Australia. With our extensive experience our company that can handle any type of marine vessel type including; leisure boats, cruisers, fishing boats, bowriders, centre or side console, cuddy cabin, sports cruisers and even 60 foot long flybridge cruisers.

With our years of experience in the marine transportation industry everything we do is fully insured Australia wide even if it is interstate boat transport or just moving boats on trailers locally. We provide free boat hauling rates whether you are buying a boat that is new, bidding on an online auction or getting one from a private seller.

Step 1 – Quotation
Get a written, fixed price quotation so you can find out the costs involved. Our pricing is all inclusive & covers everything required to move from one location to another.

Step 2 – Organising
Once our quote has been approved we will begin the planning process to confirm dates & timing of the transportation. If required we will contact the marina or dealer to make sure everything is ready.


Step 3 – Transporting
We will help to ensure the boat is prepared to be transported & arrive at the pick up location to load it onto our trailer. We do all of our safety checks before proceeding to the delivery location.


A boat transport company with great reviews

This is what some of our clients have written in their reviews about our transportation services

“I can’t recommend Slip Away enough, he moved my boat today absolutely effortless and with all care taken, a true professional and knows his stuff!

Even built me a frame for my boat to sit on while I work on it.

Look forward to using Peter from Slip Away again in a couple months when it goes back in the water”

“100% satisfied with the professional service that Peter from Slip Away provided picking our boat up from dealership in Sydney and delivering to our doorstep in Elliston SA.

Couldn’t have asked for a better job done We appreciate the care and respect you took while dealing with our boat”

“Peter was amazing quickly helped put the boat back on the trailer (not an easy feat in itself) not only did he hang around while I tried to find the leak he was right there helping all the way.

Could have been such a different story he was patient, understanding and helpful.

Would not use anyone else would HIGHLY recommend Slip Away to anyone.”

Boat transport for large boats up to 60 foot long
  • Cruiser boats
  • Fishing boats
  • Bowriders
  • Sports cruisers
  • Cabin cruisers
  • Catamarans
  • Cuddy cabin
  • Flybridge cruisers
  • Centre consoles
  • Game boats
  • Motor yachts
  • Trawlers
  • Walkarounds

It doesn’t matter what your reason is for needing to use a boat transportation company – whether that is to transport your boat to get repairs, maintenance, upgrades or just to explore new waterways on the coast somewhere. We focus on providing an efficient, safe and reliable service to get vessels of all types and sizes to your chosen destination by road.

Our friendly and experienced team can talk to you about what is needed, estimate costs or timeframes & customise a free quote for boat moving that meet your specific needs. Choosing cheap boat transport isn’t always an ideal choice. We help thousands of boat owners every year with our transport services that are door to door, every boat we move is by road with our cost effective transport solution using our custom built tow vehicle and trailer. It is really quick and easy to find out how much does it cost to transport a big boat anywhere in Australia.

Experienced boat transporter

Slip Away is an Australian boat transport company based in New South Wales. Slip Away has been moving boats by road in Sydney and interstate for many years with experience handling all types of marine vessels safely for boat owners. 

We can transport models from boat manufacturers like Arvor, Bayliner, Sea Ray, Mustang, Cruise Craft and many others with a focus on providing our transportation services across Australia. 

Slip Away is considered one of the best boat transport companies in the country and unlike others, we don’t operate via depots, storage areas, or marinas. 

The Slip Away service is ‘door to door’ meaning that we come to you no matter where your boat is located at a marina, dealer or storage facility.

Large boat transportation

Slip Away owns a fleet of specialised boat trailers that have been developed and designed to make transporting your boat by road quick, safe, and efficient.

You can move your boat in Sydney from one marina to another, relocate it interstate or even buy a used boat online from Grays Boat Auctions.

Our boat transportation service can accommodate any situation when it comes to marine transport. It is cheaper and more cost-effective to have your boat transported by road compared to hauling it by boat trailer or driving it over water.

You can save on engine hours, fuel, time and avoid issues with weather, breakdowns or tides.


A boat transportation company that takes care of everything for you
We’ve seen first hand how much pride every owner has for their vessel & we treat every one we move as if it were our own. That is why we have so many clients use Slip Away time and time again because we are Australia’s most affordable boat carrier. Getting things delivered on time, without damage & safely is our top priority from start to finish for every job we are hired for. We provide the most competitive rates for local or interstate boat transport options on the market for big boat moving or relocations around Australia.


We transport big boats that don’t have a trailer in Australia
The advantage of choosing Slip Away boat transport for your large boat transport requirements by road is that we are cost effective & provide total peace of mind of knowing that we are fully licensed, educated, and insured to transport any type of vessel in Australia. It means you don’t have to wait for a good weather ‘window’ or put extra hours on your engine because Slip Away can have your large boat loaded onto our specialised trailers to move it to your destination by road. This is much cheaper & easier than hiring a skipper, it is why so many people choose us for their oversize boat delivery when they need it relocated long distances around Australia.