Boat transport
Newcastle and Central Coast

Australian Owned | Free Quotes | Great Service | All Boat Types

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We relocate any BOAT type OR BRAND

It doesn’t matter what type of boat you need relocated, 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.

FISHING BOATS

Centre or side console
  • Buy new or used
  • Local or interstate
  • Move fishing spots

CRUISER BOATS

Bowrider or cuddy cabin
  • 15 to 30 foot boats
  • Moved by road
  • Dealers or Auctions

FROM BOAT RAMPS

Float your boat on
  • Save on marina fees
  • Easy pick up or drop off
  • Lots of location choices

FROM MARINAS

Pick ups & drop offs
  • From crane to trailer
  • Any boat marina
  • Marina storage areas

CENTRAL COAST BOAT TRANSPOrt

Door to door DELIVERY

We can pick up your boat and haul it anywhere you need. This includes transporting it to your house, a marina or even to a boat ramp so that you can use your boat. Our towing vehicle gets into any space, even with tight access.

FREE TRANSPORT QUOTES

We can give you a free boat transport quote in minutes once we have a few details to work out boat it is and where it has to go.

TOWING BALL OPTIONS

We have 50mm, 60mm & 70mm towing balls with pintle hook and gooseneck hitches that can suit a wide range of trailers to be adaptable for all transport requirements.

TRANSPORT experTS

We are a transportation company that has been moving large boats in Newcastle, Port Stephens and around the Central Coast for many years. We have heavy duty transporting & towing equipment.

FULLY INSURED

Our service is fully insured so your boat is covered while we are moving it. Our expert team have been doing heavy freight for years.

AIR BAG SUSPENSION

Our towing vehicle has the latest suspension to handle heavy loads and safely move large boats long distances. This makes it easy to get your boat moved to any location you need.

Get a quote online with just a few details about your boat and where you need it moved to. We do transport 7 days a week.

Purpose built
transport equipment

Our purpose built towing vehicle has been designed for one purpose and that is to move heavy loads safely on roads or freeways. Our heavy duty transport vehicle has 2WD and 4WD low range gearing to get maximum traction in any situation. This makes it perfect for pulling boats out of the water at a boat ramp or from a marina.

Boat transportation service for Newcastle and Port Stephens

Slip Away is a boat transport company based in NSW that has moved many different types of boats or marine vessels quickly & safely. It pays to use an experienced boat transport company in Newcastle to make sure your valuable asset arrives safely and meets your requirements with the right insurance & towing equipment. We can move your boat from Sydney, Newcastle or Port Stephens to places like the Gold Coast or even further and take your boat all the way to Port Douglas, we love doing long distance transporting in Australia.

We provide all types of transport services including; 

  • The best boat transport prices in Australia.
  • Free boat transport cost estimates.
  • Boat transport from Newcastle to the Gold Coast.
  • Boat transport from Port Stephens to other locations.
  • Boat transport from Newcastle to other major cities like Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane.
 
 

One of the most popular boat transport locations to take boats to is Port Stephens. It is one of the best locations in Australia to enjoy a boating lifestyle with its clean waterways and boat ramp choices. We are licensed to move wide or heavy loads in New South Wales, Queensland or Victoria which means you can buy a boat interstate and have it hauled to any boat ramp in Port Stephens that you like. We deal with all the height, length and weight limitations for moving heavy loads on Australian roads including insurance, just contact us to get more information or a free quote.

Generally, hauliers might attempt to transport a boat, but it is always better to use a specialist boat transport company like Slip Away. General haulage companies might also handle container shipping or other large items but we do boat transport 7 days a week with specialist knowledge, experience and equipment specifically suited to moving boats safely without damage.
 
 

Our service provides flexible, safe and cost-effective oversized boat transportation and is recognised as a leading specialist in heavy boat transport solutions. That is why we are the preferred supplier to some of Australia’s leading marinas, boat dealers, auction houses & boat brokers in Australia. 

Transportation company that takes boats to Port Stephens

Transport Roads & Maritime Services NSW provides an interactive map to find the best boat ramps in Port Stephens to take your boat. If you have a large boat that is too heavy for your vehicle to tow or you don’t own a boat trailer then Slip Away can pick your boat up & transport it to Port Stephens for you. Some of the locations that we transport boats to in Port Stephens include;

 

Port Stephens is one of the most popular places for people to take their boats to. It is a about 2.5 hours away from Sydney and has lots of beaches, coastal walks, national parks and a laid back lifestyle that suits boat owners perfectly. For people that own fishing boats the freshly caught seafood is some of the best in Australia and you can wade in the clear waters. We can float your boat into the water from our trailer and you can see dolphins and humpback whales, taste the local produce fresh from the farmgate and enjoy the salt air.

With twenty six beaches, sheltered bays, the Great Lakes Marine Park it is the perfect location if you own a fishing boat, cruiser or even a centre console with a mix of protected bay areas or open ocean access.

We are a transport service that is very experienced at moving fishing boats. We have transported fishing boats like the Arvor 805, Grady-White Express 330, McLay 701 Gen2 Cruiser, PowerCat 2400 Pioneer, Surtees 575 Pro Fisher Centre Console or even Stabicraft 2250. Move your boat to the best fishing locations around Port Stephens.

SLIP AWAY BOAT HAULAGE SERVICE MOVING FISHING BOATS BY ROAD

You can buy a new or used sports cruiser locally or interstate and we can move it to Newcastle or Port Stephens for you.  Our heavy duty towing service covers large distances and we have transported boats like Whittley SL20, MasterCraft XT22, Cobalt 25SC bowrider, Sea Ray Sundancer 320, Boston Whaler 320 Vantage and many others.

BOAT HAULAGE FOR CRUISER VESSELS

If you want to pull your boat out of the water you can save on marina lifting fees by using our specialist trailer equipment. You can float your boat onto our transport trailer easily. We can meet you at places like Soldier’s Point, Taylors Beach or Fingal Bay

LIFTING A BOAT OUT OF THE WATER WITHOUT A TRAILER

Don’t pay high cost marina fees, you can get your boat out of storage and dropped onto our heavy load transport trailer to get it moved wherever you need. We can even take it to a boat ramp and float it into the water.

NEWCASTLE BOAT TRANSPORT OLD 26 HAVO GETTING TRANSPORTED FROM WHITE BAY 6 MARINA TO BE HAULED TO BOAT WORKS COOMERA IN QUEENSLAND BY SLIP AWAY TRANSPORT (2 OF 2)

The cost for boat transport will vary from $500 to over $9,000 depending on;

  1. How difficult the pick and up drop off locations are to access
  2. The weight of the boat
  3. The time required & distance to be travelled between haulage locations

Once we all this information we can provide you with a free boat transport quotation to calculate the costs.

The other factors that are considered for boat transportation cost calculations are the type of boat, the locations it is getting moved from or to & how quickly the service is required. When these elements are combined with distance & weight we can provide an accurate quote.

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