Come aboard the luxury motor yacht Aroona, for the ultimate way to experience first-hand the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef and its Islands!
Aroona was launched in late 2010 and is a 70ft motor yacht, cruising out of Half Moon Bay Marina at Yorkeys Knob, Cairns in far north Queensland. She has been designed for customer comfort, optimising space with a luxurious finish, all in a vessel that travels smoothly.
Join the professional crew as they help you to enjoy a private yacht charter on the beautiful azure waterways and islands of the World Heritage Listed, largest coral reef in the world, the Great Barrier Reef.
Before you immerse yourself in the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsundays and the many activities it offers, you can get comfortable on board Aroona. The interior is fitted with beautiful timbers and splashes of colour, creating a unique style of class and comfort.
She can comfortably sleep up to 7 guests in three state rooms, each with ensuites: master suite (2 guests), VIP suite (2 guests) and guest room (3 guests). Aroona is ideally set up for three couples or six singles or a combination of both.
Each state room and lounge has Flat screen LCD televisions with satellite TV and DVD players. On board is the latest communications systems, including of course the internet, which can be accessed by the guests over most of the Great Barrier Reef.
All cabins have individually controlled air conditioning and the boat has three spacious living areas spread over no less than three decks.
The outdoor dining and wet bar area allows the guests to fully unwind after a big day of fishing, snorkelling, diving or even windsurfing, whilst anchored behind one of the numerous outer reefs. There is no better place to watch the sun set whilst enjoying a cold drink and recapping on the days adventures.
The ocean is at your mercy and the crew are keen to accommodate you if you have a specific destination in mind, discover and explore the isles from Cape York to the Whitsundays or stop on a popular tourist island. It’s up to you! Whatever your choice of destination, length of stay or activities, Aroona’s friendly crew will use their local knowledge and expertise to create the perfect holiday for you!
Our professional Chef will ensure that you enjoy each private dining experience while happily catering to any special dietary requirements. Of course, you can speak to the Chef about having your catch of the day prepared for your evening meal!
With everything taken care of, you can relax and enjoy the privacy of your own boat, delicious five star food and your choice of activities and destinations.
Luxury appointments include:
- Accommodation for up to 9 guests in three state rooms all with ensuites: master suite (2 guests), VIP suite (2 guests) and guest room (3 guests)
- Individually controlled air conditioning in every room
- All linen including beach towels supplied
- Flat screen LCD televisions and DVD players in each state room and lounge
- Spacious living area spread over three decks
- Latest navigational and communications systems
- Fully equipped 80hp 5m tender
- Light tackle and Reef fishing equipment supplied
- Snorkelling and scuba gear including dive compressor on-board
- 2 x stand up paddleboards
- 1 x Kayak
- Apollo Evolution Sea Scooters
|Engines||Twin Caterpillar C-9 500hp|
|Water Maker||6,600 litres per day|
|Engines||ABT 'Trac' 200 Stabilizers|
Stem and bow thrusters
Rates – Aroona
Day Charter: $7,500 (8am – 6pm)
The above rates are for 1 to 7 guests. An additional $150 per person with a maximum of 12 guests.
Overnight charter rate $7,500 per day (24 hour period), min 2 days.
The overnight rate is for 7 guests in luxury accommodation and 9 guests if one cabin is converted to 4 bunks. $150 pp per day/night for over and above 7 guests
Christmas and public holidays the rate will vary depending on the number of days booked.
Day trips out of Port Douglas please add an extra $1,500 (please note this is because we are based in Yorkeys Knob Marina 15min north of Cairns)
Aroona is ideally set up for three couples or six singles or a combination of both. Our day trips we can take up to 12 guests and the overnight trips we can sleep 7 in the luxury accommodation layout or our master cabin converts into a 4 bunk cabin to accommodate up to 9 guests.
These prices include snorkeling, equipment, fishing equipment, sea kayak and motorized water sports. The above charter rate includes food, soft drinks and juice. The rate does not include alcohol. This is purchased at the guests request and charged at cost.
Alcohol beverages (at cost)
Dive Instructor: from $350 per day
Kite Surfing equipment: $80 per set per day
Kite Surfing Instructor: POA
- Private Jet, Helicopter and Seaplane transfers available. POA
- Relocation fees can apply.
- All Rates are in Australian Dollars and are inclusive of all Taxes
Charter Aroona today!
Contact us today to discuss your next luxury motor yacht charter in the Whitsundays. Or call our Charter Consultant direct on +61 (0) 434 214 446 – available 7 days per week!