boat TRANSPORT BRISBANE TO SYDNEY

Move your boat by road from Brisbane to Sydney from a marina, boat ramp or boatyard dealershp. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to transport any type of boat interstate.

BOAT TRANSPORTATION SPECIALIST

Interstate boat transport from Brisbane.

Get boat transport from Brisbane to Sydney

Interstate boat transport specialists
Slip Away can transport your boat from Brisbane to Sydney and has been providing interstate boat transportation services for many years in Australia for private or commercial needs. Slip Away is a local boat transportation company that can move large boats up to 33 feet by road on the east coast of Australia between New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland. We don’t operate via depots, 3rd party storage areas or marinas, we come to you with our door to door service wherever the boat is located either at a marina, boat dealership or pickups from a boat ramp, we are able to handle all types of marine vessels or watercraft. It means we can keep provide cheap boat shipping costs with a personal service.

 

Professional boat haulage by road
Our fleet of specialised haulage equipment has been developed and designed to make transporting your boat interstate quick, safe and efficient. We can accomodate any situation when it comes to transportation, haulage, moving or relocating. It is cheaper and more cost effective to have your boat transported by Slip Away compared to hauling it by boat trailer or driving it over water. You can save on engine hours, fuel, time and avoid issues with things like weather or tides

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Large boat transport up to 33 feet
We can transport large boats or yachts of all types, shapes and sizes and are fully insured. The Slip Away team is dedicated and professional, specialising in transportation for all types of marine equipment safely and quickly between Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Call, sms or email us for a free quotation for your marine transport needs.

 

 

What brands of boat can we transport?
We can transport any brand of boat so for example a Sea Ray Sundancer 310 can be moved from Sanctuary Cove on the Gold Coast to Newport in Sydney with our fleet of specialised haulage vehicles that can tow large boats. We can pick up a large cruiser boat from a boat dealer or a marina and deliver it in another state, anywhere you like.

 

Where can we transport boats in Brisbane?
Brisbane is a thriving city boasting award-winning restaurants and bars, offering many unique shopping experiences nestled on the banks of the Brisbane River. Lots of locals and tourists alike will visit the local islands of Moreton or Stradbroke with many of them travelling by boat. There is even a man-made swimming beach, Streets Beach, that overlooks the often brown coloured Brisbane River and CBD. So we can pick up your boat from places like;

  • Rivergate Marina
  • Scarborough Marina
  • East Coast Marina
  • Dockside Marina
  • Gardens Point Boat Harbour
  • Newport Marina
 
and many other locations including Port of Brisbane Boat Ramp, Jindalee Boat Ramp or even Pinkenba Boat Ramp. Our service is literally ‘door to door’ meaning we come to you and transport your boat to wherever you need.

BOAT TRANSPORT FOR ALL TYPES OF CRAFT

How much does it cost to transport a boat from Brisbane to Sydney?

Slip Away can transport your boat to and from Brisbane and other major cities in Queensland like Cairns, Port Douglas, Airlie Beach or the Gold Coast. Slip Away is an interstate boat transportation specialist that is based in Australia doing boat haulage by road for many years. The cost to have your boat transported from Brisbane to Sydney will depend on a number of factors such as;

 

  • The distance we need to travel.
 
  • The size of the trailer and truck needed to safely transport your boat.
 
  • The type of pick or collection site it is e.g Marina, House or Boat Ramp.
 
  • How fast you need your boat transported.
 
  • The size of your boat, we can transport boats up to 33 feet in size.
 
  • The type of boat it is.
 

 

 

To get a cost to get interstate boat transport just use the button below to get a free quotation. Once we have all the details we can provide you with some cost options for transporting your boat from one state to another. Typically the drive from Brisbane to Sydney is about 1,000 kilometres and can take between 10 and 20 hours excluding rest stops or depending on how heavy the overall load is. 

 

Most trips are done on the A1 Pacific Highway and this road follows the line of the coast while being the main method used by most road transportation companies. It does pass many of Australia’s top tourist attractions such as the Gold Coast, Byron Bay, Surfer’s Paradise, Harwood Island, Coffs Harbour, Bongil Bongil National Park, Myall Lakes, Port Stephens and Newcastle. So it means we will sometimes break up our boat haulage trip to pick up or drop off other boats along the way. If needed we can also take the New England Highway depending on the exact departure and arrival destinations.

Get a quote quickly with just a few details about your boat and where you need it moved to. We can transport your boat 7 days a week in Sydney or interstate.

SOME OF OUR BOAT TRANSPORT AREAS

We can transport boats from any marina near Brisbane

There are over 300 marinas in Australia that cater for everything from small fleets of local boats to the ever-growing number of international super yachts coming from overseas each year. We can pick you boat up from any marina in Brisbane and then transport it to Sydney by road. Generally speaking, marinas are divided into three broad groups;

  1. Commercial
  2. Residential
  3. Club
 

Typically they provide more than just a basic boat storage service with many offering a wide range of choices to get more enjoyment from your boat ownership. We can move your boat to any marina on the east coast of Australia from Brisbane to Sydney. There are lots of choices and the eastern seaboard has Australia’s most popular cruising areas so some locations can get very crowded as they offer better facilities than others. Slip Away Boat Transport can pick your boat up from a boat ramp that can make things much easier sometimes. It is always important to do some research first and look at the distances between marinas, how busy they are and if you can book a berth ahead of time. You have to ensure you don’t run out of water or fuel at a remote location in between. Although transporting your boat part of the way by road can solve this too. A few of our favourite marinas that we do can provide boat transport from;

 

GOLD COAST CITY MARINA, GOLD COAST

GCCM’s passion for boating is the reason they created Australia’s very first and the Southern Hemisphere’s largest one-stop shop for boats. Everything you need, every service in the marine industry, from jet-skis to super yachts, is available in one convenient location in Coomera, Queensland. We can pick up or drop off boats from GCCM 7 Days a week

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BREAKWATER MARINA, TOWNSVILLE
The Breakwater Marina, in North Queensland, overlooks Magnetic Island and Cleveland Bay. It has a protected oceanfront that is great for both long and short term visitors. There are berths for monohulls and multihulls of all different shapes and sizes, open day or night.

 

 

BUNDABERG PORT MARINA, CORAL COAST
The Bundaberg Port Marina is a favourite stopover for many sailors and its a holiday destination for many. Since 1998, it has been providing a comprehensive range of boating facilities, including high-quality floating berths with their own power, water, security lighting, broadband, and telephone supplies. It’s so close to Hervey Bay that it is an ideal place to watch the humpback whales in their natural habitat. Of course you can also head over to the amazing Fraser Island with its natural beauty and beach highways.

 

 

MORETON BAY TRAILER BOAT CLUB, BRISBANE
Moreton Bay has a great boating and social environment. It runs lots of events and activities all year round, so sailors who like to mingle and meet new friends love it. It has modern floating docks with security, fuel facilities and boat servicing trade. It’s a great stop off for sailors cruising through southeast Queensland and we can transport your boat from this marina to one of the many boat ramps up the coast.

 

 

SANCTUARY COVE, GOLD COAST
This world-class marina welcomes everything from sports cruisers to super yachts. It is an all-weather harbour with very premium services including an amazing golf course. Here, you’ll find everything from fuel to plus bait, ice, oil, and comfortable shower facilities. The marina is situated on the Gold Coast and functions as the gateway to both the Coomera River and the Gold Coast Broadwater. There are lots of amazing beaches, some incredible views and access to the Pacific Ocean.

See some of our reviews

Australian boat transportation reviews for Slip Away

"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 again in a couple months when it goes back in the water"
"Amazing!!!! After 4 long months of restoring my boat if excitement and nerves weren't enough I discovered a leak when she went in the water. My heart sank "what to do"

Peter was amazing quickly helped put her 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 him to anyone."
"Great transport company to deal with,and make the job happen.Can not recommend slip away more highly .thanks Pete and your team."
"Peter moved my boat from Pittwater to Sydney. He impressed me initially with his communication then on the day with his punctuality, patience and attention to detail on the loading and unloading. I would recommend."
"Can't recommend peter highly enough he went above and beyond to deliver my sons new stacer boat he won in the pirtek fishing challenge from Sydney to Adelaide then pickup at Keith SA . Absolute champion of a bloke"
"Slip away are absolute professionals. From booking through to transport Pete has been fantastic. We would highly recommend their services to anyone in need of a top notch boat transporter"
"Got my boat slipped today. I was so amazed on how professional and caring Peter was with my boat. He made it all to easy from loading to unloading. He even took the time to show me how to move the boat from side to side on the slip so that I can work on it. Highly recommended."
"I needed a last minute transport. Slip away was available, and really quick to turn up. Really amazing trailer. Nice bloke and great to have a chat with. Peter was very professional and took pride in his work, there was never a doubt in my mind that he would get us home safe and efficient!!! Would definitely use them again"
"100% satisfied with the professional service that Peter 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, Thankyou."

Frequently asked questions

How can you move a boat from Brisbane to Sydney

The first option to move your boat from Brisbane to Sydney could be to sail or drive it down if it can go in the open ocean. This might be a nice, relaxing way to move your boat.
 
You can move your boat without a trailer by using a boat transportation specialist in Brisbane. Slip Away Boat Transport can pick your boat up from a boat ramp or a marina to move it to Sydney by road. This is usually the easiest and fastest way to get it done.

Can I buy a boat in Brisbane and transport it to Sydney?

Yes it is very easy to buy a boat from a dealership or private seller in Brisbane then transport it to Sydney. We can put it on our boat trailers and move it by road to a local marina in Sydney or even a boat surveyor for you.

How much is boat transport from Brisbane to Sydney? 

This will depend on exactly how far the two locations are, the type of boat, what access is available & how heavy it is. We can give you a free quote over the phone or via email to help you work out your transport costs from Brisbane to Sydney.

What boat trailer do you need to transport your boat from Brisbane to Sydney?

The type of boat trailer needed to move a boat interstate will depend on how big it is, the type of hull it has and its weight. There are lots of different rules required for moving oversize boats interstate so it is normally recommended to get a professional boat transportation company to deal with it.