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We TRANSPORT any BOAT type OR BRAND IN BRISBANE
It doesn’t matter what type of boat you need transported in Brisbane, we have the equipment and experience to move any type of marine vessel including; leisure, fishing, bowriders, centre console, cuddy cabin, flybridge cruiser, sports cruiser, walk-around, centre cabins or even side consoles.
We cover all areas in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria with local boat transport in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & the Gold Coast as well as interstate options.
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Interstate boat transport specialists
Slip Away can transport your boat from Brisbane to Sydney or Melbourne and has been providing interstate boat transportation services for many years in Australia for private or commercial needs. Slip Away is a Brisbane 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 transport 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
Large boat transport from 15 to 33 foot
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
Boat transport for marinas 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;
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
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.
In pretty much all scenarios the cost to relocate your boat by road will be much less expensive compared to other forms of boat transportation in Brisbane. You can easily compare the costs of boat shipping or even water delivery. You have to consider things such as;
- The cost of boat fuel.
- Wear and tear if travelling on the open ocean.
- The amount of unnecessary engine hours.
- The cost of a skipper or crew to manage the boat.
- What happens if there is a break down while it is on the ocean.
- How to manage bad weather or changing sea swells.
Transporting a boat by road in Brisbane is now an accepted and very common way for owners to move their vessel where they need it. Slip Away’s has a fleet of transportation vehicles and trailers that have been specifically designed for the purpose of moving heavy loads, we often travel to the Gold Coast, Port Douglas, Cairns, Airlie Beach, Fraser Island and even Yeppoon.
Slip Away has been providing large boat transport in Brisbane and Gold Coast for many years. You might want to relocate your boat from one marina to another or take it with you when you move house.
Sometimes people need to relocate their boat when they are buying or selling, we can help you quickly relocate it to finalise the transaction. This can even include having the boat lifted onto our trailer with a crane or floating it on at a boat ramp.
We can transport large boats with these sizes;
- 10 to 33 feet long
- 1 to 10 tonnes
- Up to 5 metres high
- Up to 3.5 metres wide
Although everything will depend on the combined weight and size of your boat together with the trailer we need to use. So it is best to contact us to get a cost estimate and give us a few more details about the boat you are trying to relocate.
The most popular boat relocation destinations are the Gold Coast Runaway Bay, Sanctuary Cove Gold Coast, Gold Coast City Marina, Hastings Melbourne, Rose Bay Sydney, Nelson Bay Central Coast
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.
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