Duffy Down Under Electric Boat Hire


Pop on your Captain’s Hat and pack the picnic!

Ever wanted to be the captain of your own boat? You don’t need a license to self-drive with Duffy Down Under Boat Hire.

Create your dream day on the water with the freedom to explore the Gold Coast at your own pace! It’s the perfect affordable option introducing you to the joys of boating, especially if you have never been out on the water before.

Their entire fleet of luxurious and unique boats have electric motors which mean they’re eco-friendly and whisper-quiet. It’s such a safe and enjoyable way to take in all the sights of the Gold Coast!

Every member of the family can take a turn behind the wheel as you cruise the waterways. Hop aboard for your own family cruise or gather a group of friends for a celebratory trip up the Gold Coast Broadwater.

Bring your own food, drinks and music to create your perfect day on the water or fresh local catering options can be arranged by Duffy.

If you’d rather relax and be a passenger for the day, Duffy also have experienced skippers with local knowledge to show you the best parts of the Gold Coast on a private skippered boat cruise.

Fun for all ages- eco-friendly!
Ramp access is available.


Carpark Family Friendly Pet Friendly

Disabled Assistance

Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Caters for people with allergies and intolerances. Caters for vision impairment Wheelchair access


Queensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation


China Ready Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe


Pop on your Captain’s Hat and pack the picnic provisions! They provide the rest. Duffy Down Under boats are fully equipped with a shaded canopy top, window enclosures, two sunroofs, a table with lounge-style seating, Bluetooth Stereo System, Safety Equipment, Navigational maps and operating instructions.

Prices start from $165 per hour, per boat not per person. Considering you can have up to 10 people on board, that works out at less than $17 per person. Some models hold up to 12 guests. No other guest except those whom you invite will be onboard.

You are more than welcome to bring your own food and beverages onboard or they can cater it for you.

If you’d rather relax and be a passenger for the day, they also have experienced skippers with local knowledge to show you the best parts of the Gold Coast.

Fun for all ages!

Rentals daily from 7 am-7 pm (must be back before last light without a skipper)


From AU$165.00

Self Drive
$165.00 1 hour on Snug
$209.00 2 hours on Snug
$297.00 3 hours on Snug
$379.00 4 hours on Snug

$300.00 1 hour on Limo
$435.00 2 hours on Limo
$530.00 3 hours on Limo
$615.00 4 hours on Limo

Please refer to website for all prices

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