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HOUSEBOAT HIRE RATES

Weekend, midweek and weekly packages are available.  Prices quoted below are per package.

Our general boarding and return days are Mondays and Fridays.  Longer and shorter hire periods are available subject to availability, please contact for price.

  • Weekend - 3 nights - Friday afternoon to Monday 9am
  • Midweek - 4 nights - Monday afternoon to Friday 9am
  • Week - 7 nights - Monday afternoon to Monday 9am or Friday afternoon to Friday 9am
  • Gazetted Long Weekend - 4 nights - Friday afternoon to Tuesday 9am or Thursday afternoon to Monday 9am depending upon the day of the public holiday. Please note: Returning on a public holiday incurs a $50 fee.
  • Pacific Blue - special conditionals apply.

A Security Bond is required on the day of departure, see below for individual boat prices. This can be paid either by credit card, EFTPOS or cash on arrival or direct deposit prior.

A $150/hr late fee applies for late returns. For further information please read through our Hire Terms and Procedures.

Houseboat boarding and return times will run on NSW time when applicable. Please keep this in mind when planning your boarding time. Late arrivals may be catered for with prior arrangement.

 
RUNAWAY BEAR PLUTO WANDERER MISTY BLUE JFS RHYANNA PARADISE II IMAGE ANNE GYPSEA BELLE / BLUE BAYOU KALINDA PACIFIC BLUE
Security Bond
1000 1000 1000 1000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Off-Peak (1 May - 31 August)

Weekend (3nights)
or
Midweek (4nights)

550 660 750 950 1,400 1,400 1,400 1,500 1,700 2,700
Long Weekend (Gazetted) 600 760 850 1000 1,550 1,550 1,550 1,700 1,950 2,950
Week 850 930 1,090 1,300 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,150 2,470 3,600
Normal Season

Weekend (3nights)
or
Midweek (4nights)

600 770 850 1,100 1,550 1,550 1,550 1,760 1,870 2,970
Long Weekend (Gazetted) 690 930 990 1,200 1,700 1,700 1,700 2,050 2,150 3,300
Week 950 1,150 1,250 1,800 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,750 2,970 3,950
DECEMBER 1 TO JANUARY 31

Weekend (3nights)
or
Midweek(4nights)

720 950 1,100 1,300 1,950 1,950 1,950 2,150 2,250 3,300
Week
1,150 1,500 1,700 2,100 3,100 3,100 3,100 3,300 3,400 4,400
SPECIAL OCCASIONS (payment due 90 days prior)
Christmas 2021
Wednesday 22nd to Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 23rd to Thursday 30th December
7 nights  1,500 2,200 2,400  2950  3,900  3,900  3,900  4,100 4,400 6,300
Please note: Boarding or returning on public holidays incurs a $50 fee ie 27th Dec, 28th Dec or 4th Jan.
New Year 2021/2022
New Year hires boarding Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 30th December (depending on availability)
5 nights 1,200 1,900 2,000 2,400 3,300 3,300 3,300 3,500 3,800 5,400
6 nights 1,400 2,200 2,250 2,700 3,700 3,700 3,700 3,900 4,300 5,950
7 nights 1,550 2,300 2,500 3,000 4,200 4,200 4,200 4,400 4,800 6,600
8 nights 1,700 2,500 2,700 3,300 4,600 4,600 4,600 4,800 5,200 7,200
Easter 2022
Thursday 14th to Tuesday 19th April 2022
5 nights  1,400 1,600 1,800  2,200  3,450  3,450  3,450  3,600 3,800 4,900
FUEL CHARGES
Per engine hour (guide only - may vary)
25 25 25 26 32 32 32 32 32 42
DINGHY OUTBOARD HIRE
Weekend $95 Midweek $95 Week $130

  Travel Insurance:

   We recommend that you consider taking out travel insurance for those unforeseen things that may require you to cancel your hire. Whilst we are compassionate towards illness, injury and family loss, we cannot cover the cost of short notice cancellations.

This can be particularly embarrassing and a financial strain for you if your friends decide to pull out on you at the last minute.


Boat Boarding at:

The Tweed Marina
River Terrace
Tweed Heads NSW 2485

Our Postal Address is:

44 Frances Street
Tweed Heads
NSW 2485

 (07) 5524 3222
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NORMAL SEASON
 
MISTY BLUE
 Security Bond 1,000
 Weekend 1,100
 Gazetted  Long Weekend 1,200
 Midweek 1,100
 Week 1,800
 
NORMAL SEASON
  RUNAWAY
BEAR
PLUTO WANDERER
 Security Bond 1,000 1,000 1,000
 Weekend 600 770 850
 Gazetted  Long  Weekend 690 930 990
 Midweek 600 770 850
 Week 950 1,150 1,250
 
NORMAL SEASON
 
 JFS
RHYANNA
PARADISE II IMAGE 
ANNE
 Security Bond 2,000 2,000 2,000
 Weekend 1,550 1,550 1,550
 Gazetted  Long  Weekend 1,700 1,700 1,700
 Midweek 1,550 1,550 1,550
 Week 2,500 2,500 2,500
 
NORMAL SEASON
 
GYPSEA 
BELLE / 
BLUE BAYOU
KALINDA PACIFIC 
BLUE
 Security Bond 2,000 2,000 2,000
 Weekend 1,760 1,870 2,970
 Gazetted  Long  Weekend 2,050 2,150 3,300
 Midweek 1,760 1,870 2,970
 Week 2,750 2,970 3,950
 
Off Peak (1 May - 31 August)
 
MISTY BLUE
 Weekend 950
 Gazetted  Long  Weekend  1,000
 Midweek 950
 Week 1,300
 
Off Peak (1 May - 31 August)
 
RUNAWAY
BEAR
PLUTO WANDERER
 Weekend 550 660 750
 Gazetted  Long  Weekend  600 760 850
 Midweek 550 660 750
 Week 850 930 1,090
 
Off Peak (1 May - 31 August)
 
 JFS 
RHYANNA
PARADISE II IMAGE 
ANNE 
 Weekend 1,400 1,400 1,400
 Gazetted  Long  Weekend  1,550 1,550 1,550
 Midweek 1,400 1,400 1,400
 Week 2,000 2,000 2,000
 
Off Peak (1 May - 31 August)
 
GYPSEA 
BELLE / 
BLUE BAYOU 
KALINDA  PACIFIC 
BLUE
 Weekend 1,500 1,700 2,700
 Gazetted  Long Weekend  1,700 1,950 2,950
 Midweek 1,500 1,700  2,700
 Week 2,150 2,470  3,600
           
DECEMBER 1 TO JANUARY 31
 
MISTY BLUE
 Weekend 1,300
 Midweek 1,300
 Week 2,100
 
DECEMBER 1 TO JANUARY 31
 
RUNAWAY
BEAR
PLUTO WANDERER
 Weekend 720 950 1,100
 Midweek 720 950 1,100
 Week 1,150 1,500 1,700
 
DECEMBER 1 TO JANUARY 31
 
JFS 
RHYANNA
PARADISE II IMAGE 
ANNE
 Weekend 1,950 1,950 1,950
 Midweek 1,950 1,950 1,950
 Week 3,100 3,100 3,100
 
DECEMBER 1 TO JANUARY 31
 
 GYPSEA 
BELLE / 
BLUE BAYOU
 KALINDA  PACIFIC 
BLUE
 Weekend 2,150 2,250 3,300
 Midweek 2,150 2,250 3,300
 Week 3,300 3,400   4,400
           
SPECIAL OCCASIONS (payment due 90 days prior)
 
RUNAWAY BEAR

 
 Christmas 2021

Wednesday 22nd to Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 23rd to Thursday 30th December

7 nights

1,500

Please note: Boarding or returning on public holidays incurs a $50 fee ie 27th Dec, 28th Dec or 4th Jan.

 
 New Years 2021/2022

New Year hires boarding Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 30th December (depending on availability)

5 nights

1,200

6 nights

1,400

7 nights

1,550

8 nights

1,700


Easter

Thursday 14th to Tuesday 19th April 2022
1400
 
SPECIAL OCCASIONS (payment due 90 days prior)
 
PLUTO WANDERER MISTY BLUE


 Christmas 2021

Wednesday 22nd to Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 23rd to Thursday 30th December

7 nights

2200 2400 2950

Please note: Boarding or returning on public holidays incurs a $50 fee ie 27th Dec, 28th Dec or 4th Jan.

New Years 2021/2022

New Year hires boarding Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 30th December (depending on availability)

5 nights

1900 2000 2400

6 nights

2200 2250 2700

7 nights

2300 2500 3000

8 nights

2500 2700 3300

 Easter 2022

Thursday 14th to Tuesday 19th April 2022

5 nights

1600 1800 2200
           
SPECIAL OCCASIONS (payment due 90 days prior)
 
JFS
RHYANNA
PARADISE II IMAGE
ANNE


 Christmas 2021

Wednesday 22nd to Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 23rd to Thursday 30th December

7 nights

3900 3900 3900

Please note: Boarding or returning on public holidays incurs a $50 fee ie 27th Dec, 28th Dec or 4th Jan.

New Years 2021/2022

New Year hires boarding Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 30th December (depending on availability)

5 nights

3300 3300 3300

6 nights

3700 3700 3700

7 nights

4200 4200 4200

8 nights

4600 4600 4600

 Easter 2022

Thursday 14th to Tuesday 19th April 2022

5 nights

3450 3450 3450
           
SPECIAL OCCASIONS (payment due 90 days prior)
 

GYPSEA BELLE/
BLUE BAYOU

KALINDA PACIFIC BLUE


 Christmas 2021

Wednesday 22nd to Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 23rd to Thursday 30th December

7 nights

4100 4400 6300

Please note: Boarding or returning on public holidays incurs a $50 fee ie 27th Dec, 28th Dec or 4th Jan.

New Years 2021/2022

New Year hires boarding Wednesday 29th December or Thursday 30th December (depending on availability)

5 nights

3500 3800 5400

6 nights

3900 4300 5950

7 nights

4400 4800 6600

8 nights

4800 5200 7200

 Easter 2022

Thursday 14th to Tuesday 19th April 2022

5 nights

3600 3800 4900
           
FUEL CHARGES
 
MISTY BLUE

 Per engine hour (guide only - may vary)

32
           
FUEL CHARGES
 
RUNAWAY
BEAR
PLUTO WANDERER

 Per engine hour (guide only - may vary)

25 25 25
           
FUEL CHARGES
 

JFS 
RHYANNA

PARADISE II IMAGE
ANNE

 Per engine hour (guide only - may vary)

26 32 32
 
FUEL CHARGES
 
GYPSEA 
BELLE / 
BLUE BAYOU 
KALINDA PACIFIC 
BLUE

 Per engine hour (guide only - may vary)

32  32  42
           
DINGHY OUTBOARD HIRE
MISTY BLUE

RUNAWAY 
BEAR

   
Midweek $95 Midweek $95    
 
DINGHY OUTBOARD HIRE

WANDERER

JFS 
RHYANNA

PARADISE II

IMAGE ANNE
Midweek $95 Midweek $95 Midweek $95 Midweek $95
 
DINGHY OUTBOARD HIRE

PLUTO

GYPSEA 
BELLE / 
BLUE BAYOU

KALINDA

PACIFIC 
BLUE

Midweek $95

Midweek $95

Midweek $95 Midweek $95
 
 

  Travel Insurance:

   We recommend that you consider taking out travel insurance for those unforeseen things that may require you to cancel your hire. Whilst we are compassionate towards illness, injury and family loss, we cannot cover the cost of short notice cancellations.

This can be particularly embarrassing and a financial strain for you if your friends decide to pull out on you at the last minute.

 


Boat Boarding at:

The Tweed Marina
River Terrace
Tweed Heads NSW 2485

Our Postal Address is:

15 Holden Street
South Tweed Heads
NSW 2485

Phone: (07) 5524 3222
Email: info@bergerhouseboats.com.au

 

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