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Mark B

Singleton Milpo NSW

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"Reliable, as advertised. Thanks Mark!"

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Tyler C

Pimpama QLD

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"Fantastic!! Thanks Tyler! Will call you again "

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Scott M

Bundall QLD

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"Scott was brilliant - perfect person to help me move a larger coffee table. Thanks !"

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Michael P

Altona VIC

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"Needed an urgent job completed the same day. Michael jumped onto this quickly and was very helpful. "

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Simon M

St James NSW

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"Did a great job, will definitely use them again"

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David J

Nambour QLD

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"Efficient and friendly. Would definitely recommend again 10/10!"

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Hoppohandyman. C

Curl Curl NSW

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"Hoppo was efficient and got the task done without fuss. Also gave me some good advice on what to do with one of the plants in my garden. Would certain..."

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Tdh T

Morley WA

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Recent Boat Transport reviews

"Top bloke. Did job perfectly plus some more"

Move unreg trailer with 16ft boat 50m.

$50

"Fantastic job Craig thank you and I will recommend you to my friends 😊"

Move 4.7 metre Laser sailing boat

$100

"Great job! reliable and fast, very sorry we didn't realise we had not left this review much earlier "

Pickup small boat(40kg) Roseberry deliver to Bondi

$100

"Great service. Pleasure to work With "

Quick light boat move

$50

"Fantastic, excellent service... will be definitely getting him again for any tasks we have. "

Moving a small dingy boat from garage to street

$50

"Great job, great to deal with. Recommend highly "

Pick up two wooden decorative boats TODAY

$50

What's the average cost of a Boat Transport specialist

$55 - $210

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Why hire a boat transport service through Airtasker?

Finding a reliable boat transporter is not just a matter of searching “boat movers near me” or “boat hauling near me” online. To find the right company, you’ll first have to sift through hundreds of websites, quotes, reviews, and service offerings. After all, you want to make sure your beloved boat is in capable hands!

Airtasker makes it easy and quick to find reliable boat transport services near you. We connect you to rated and reviewed boat movers for your specific needs. Boat transporters on Airtasker can deliver a boat you just bought or sold. What’s more, they can move your boat from water to land or vice versa. Whatever type of boat transport you need, we’ll help you find reasonable prices for you.

Select the pink ‘Post a task’ button now to list your boat transport request. Afterwards, get free quotes from boat movers in your specified area. Then, compare quotes and customer feedback until you find a qualified boat mover for your requirements.

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Top Boat Transport related questions

How do I arrange for boat transport near me on Airtasker?

Select the pink ‘Post a task’ button to start booking a boat transport service on Airtasker. In your request, mention the details about your boat. Don’t forget to specify the dates and locations of pick-up and drop-off points. You can get free quotes from boat transporters within minutes or hours - view ratings and reviews of boat transport providers before accepting an offer.

How do I prepare my boat for transport?

Before boat transport, make sure to inspect your boat, remove non-essential loads, and secure the components. First, check and photograph the vessel interior and exterior. These records can help you spot any damages after transport. Next, pump out wastewater and drain out most of the fuel. Doing so will lighten the weight of the boat and prevent leakage. Also, disconnect the battery and tuck away cables. Your boat movers can also advise you on any other precautions for safe transport.

What are the height limits for boat transport?

Height limits for boat transport depend on the route and type of boat. In general, 16.4ft (5m) is the maximum safe height, as most motorway bridges are at least this high. If your boat is wider than 9.5ft (2.9m), your movers may have to inform the Police force about the boat transport details. The Police may delay moving times to ensure road safety. Further, telling authorities ensures that you don’t encounter problems during transport. Full loads may also need an escort vehicle.

Do boat transport services include cranes and lifts?

Yes, some boat transporters can provide cranes or Marina lifts. But in other cases, the boat owner will have to arrange and pay for the cranes or lifts separately. For more convenience, you can hire a boat transporter who can provide or arrange for a crane or lift for you.

What do boat movers do for safety measures?

For safe transport, your boat movers can provide a cradle for your boat during shipping. They can either build a cradle in-house or source it from their trusted suppliers. Shrink wrapping a ship is another way to protect the vehicle from the elements. Ask your movers if they also offer shrink wrap for boat transport.

What tasks do boat movers perform after delivery?

Boat movers can also help with unloading, docking, and maintenance checks upon delivery. What’s more, boat movers can refill water tanks, remove the tape and other securing materials, and reattach batteries. These extra services can get your boat ready for use. The scope of your boat transport services depending on what you agree upon with your provider. Whether or not you avail post-transit services, you should have someone inspect your boat after delivery. This way, you can clarify issues immediately.

What do boat transport services include?

Boat movers can transport all types of boats, such as wooden boats, speedboats, yachts, and sailboats. The two main transport methods include boat transport by road (with a lorry or trailer) and by sea or river (by a sea vessel or under the boat’s own power).

Your pick-up and drop-off locations will determine the type of transport method you need. Boat transport includes land to the marina, marina to marina, and marina to coast travel. Boat transport is a specialised type of vehicle delivery service. Here’s a list of boat transport services you can request for on Airtasker.

Boat haulage by trailer

To haul an oversized boat, movers may need to alter their route heavily. Boat weight and height restrictions vary per state and road. As a result, boat transport can take many hours more than regular travel. An experienced boat trailer delivery service will know how to work with boatyards, ports, and marinas. If you’re moving to a different city or state, our long distance movers can help you with your other moving needs. Once you’re done moving, our courier services can pick up or deliver any parcel from across town.

Boat haulage by towing

Towing a boat is possible for smaller and lighter vessels. Boat movers may use a large 4x4 vehicle or panel van to transport lightweight and narrower boats. For example, conventional road trailers may carry lightweight boats up to 32ft (9.8m).

Boat haulage by sea vessel

Boat movers can ship yachts and other types of boats as deck cargo. Hauling a boat by sea vessel may require a ship or shore crane in a cradle. Skippers (i.e. boat transport personnel) need to have the necessary licences in handling safe and quick transport. Boat haulage by sea vessel can cover vast distances. For instance, a sea vessel can transport a boat from one part of the Atlantic or Pacific to another.

Boat transport by sailing

You can hire a crew or Captain to sail your boat from port-to-port by sea or river. Boat transport by sailing tends to be cheaper than boat transport by road. The latter option would need specialised equipment for road travel. However, transport by sailing can limit movement to ports or sea-accessible areas. Crew preparations include inspecting the vehicle, plotting the course, and checking shipping forecasts. 

Post-transit services

Boat movers can also help with unloading, docking, and maintenance tasks. To get your boat ready for use, your movers can remove the securing materials, reattach batteries and motors, and refill the water tanks. If you need to dispose of a boat that’s outlived its purpose, you can also find boat removal services on Airtasker. If you’re relocating to a new property, you can hire a removals service via Airtasker. Our removalists can help disassemble, pack, and move your furniture to your new home. For disposing of other junk, our clearance services can also help you out.

Recent Boat Transport tasks

Unload boat and lift cabinet

$50

Bonnells Bay NSW 2264, Australia

16th Apr 2021

I need someone to unload my runabout of water sport gear and pack it away in the house Also i have a steel cabinet to lift up about a metre to stow it This is a two man job I have hernia and cannot help

I need boat transport

$2,000

Bundanoon NSW, Australia

6th Apr 2021

I'm looking to get a Quintrex Renegade 460 transported from Bundanoon NSW to Perth WA, I could potentially get it dropped off to a depot in Sydney depending what suburb it is. The boat and Trailer dimensions are: Length-5.5m Width-2.2m Height-1.7m Weight(approx.)-750kg

Help loading items onto boat

$160

Rose Bay NSW, Australia

6th Mar 2021

Need 2 strong fit people to help load some items in small-medium boxes down marina Should take between 20-45mins Must be able to be in rose bay at 9am latest 9.15

I have booked Simon before. Highly professional. Great communication and gets the jobs done perfectly.

Moving boat on trailer

$150

Belmore NSW, Australia

13th Jan 2021

Hey, my name is Scott , I need some help moving. What items do you need help moving? Others: Need someone with a tilt trailer to move .....a 16 foot Hobie cat sailboat on trailer (including mast) Full length is 5 1/2 metres width 2 1/2 metres ....need to put both on flat or tilt trailer (my trailer is not roadworthy). What's the pickup location? North Narrabeen NSW, Australia What's the dropoff location? Belmore River NSW, Australia

Pick up and deliver Wooden Boat

$80

North Lakes QLD, Australia

29th Nov 2020

Hello, I’m putting a feeler out to see if there’s anyone that can pick up a wooden dinghy for me in Kipper-ring and drop off in north lakes? The dinghy is 3m long. Old wooden frame used for kids play. Requires two people to lift (strongish people otherwise 3)

Move tinnie boat to new house

$100

Burleigh Heads QLD 4220, Australia

2nd Nov 2020

Our boat trailer is broken so we need our boat moved to our new house we are moving to today or tomorrow I think it’s around 3.5metres long and 1.5-2 metres wide... just a little tinnie

Lift some boxes and rope into a boat

$100

Broke NSW 2330, Australia

27th Sep 2020

We have a pile of boxes and ropes that need lifting into a boat before it is transported early tomorrow morning. One guy is there to help you. It will be between 1 and 2 hours work.

Top bloke, couldn't have asked for a better worker. Highly recommend.

Help move a boat

$70

Ryde NSW, Australia

14th Apr 2021

Boat (on trailer) needs to be picked up and towed to storage facility

Reupholstered.. recover leather hatch (boat)

$200

Laidley QLD 4341, Australia

25th Mar 2021

2 hatches both 70cm wide by 1m long each just want reupholstered looking to get done asap by upholsterer

Need 27 ft flat bottom boat moved from tweed to go

$25

Gold Coast QLD, Australia

26th Jan 2021

Need flat bottom trailer to moved a flat bottom house boat 27 foot long Needs to be taken out of water put on trailer taken to gold coast

Move Boatwood Seat

$50

North Beach WA 6020, Australia

7th Jan 2021

We have to move a Boatwood Seat from Bali Alfresco Living in East Perth to North Beach. It's 3.2 metre long by less than a metre wide.

Help pack ute and boat with garage boxes

$60

Coomera QLD 4209, Australia

29th Nov 2020

About 1-2 hours work lifting heavy boxes and camping gear into boat. Husband has a bad back Coomera near dreamworld

Awesome help on time and quick

Help me move my rowing boat!

$120

Buderim QLD, Australia

11th Oct 2020

I’m looking for a reliable removalist to help me move my boat from Buderim QLD, Australia to Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia. Date is 13/10/2020 ideally late morning/midday pick up. The item is a large kayak/ small rowing boat. Has been transported on top of 4wd previously but I no longer own a suitable vehicle to transport it myself. 5.25m long, weighs 20kg. width ~50cm at widest point. At the pick-up location there is driveway parking though be advised it is steep. The distance to door is under 50m. There are no stairs involved. At the drop-off location there is on-street parking nearby. The distance to door is under 50m. There are no stairs involved to get into the house. If necessary it can be left on the front porch at drop off location. There will also be 2x boat stands, 2x oars and a small rigger to accompany boat. Please state the number of taskers and vehicle type when providing your offer.

Great service thanks so much

Move from Roxburgh boatload to cranbourne west

$150

Cranbourne West VIC, Australia

5th May 2021

X3 pieces sofa set x5 breakfast stools X1 delicate coffee table X2 pantry cupboards with x2 doors

Ute Delivery from Sorento to hillarys boat yard

$50

Hillarys WA, Australia

10th Apr 2021

Need some with a single cab ute to collect items from house in Sorrento to hillarys boat yard. Will all fit in one trip and literally its 10 mins way. Needs to be done in next 2 hours

Trent was brilliant

Move boat interstate

$1,800

George Town TAS 7253, Australia

7th Mar 2021

5 meters whittley sealegend from millpera nsw 2214 to Georgetown tas 7253

I need boat transport

$400

MacAlister Range QLD 4871, Australia

14th Jan 2021

Hi,I need to transport a 10ft Savage flat bottom punt. From Newcastle, to cairns.i think it weighs about 50kgs.1.6meters wide,600cms height

Move various items from boat to storage shed

$200

Hope Island QLD, Australia

5th Jan 2021

Move items, various items, none too heavy, help load into my Ute and car, providing trailer would be a bonus. Boat Sanctuary Cove Storage at Hope Island National Storage. 2 hours work Max

Great, On time perfect hard work, used his trailer awesome 😎

Urgent removal of a boat

$100

Plumpton NSW 2761, Australia

29th Nov 2020

Hey, my name is Irshad, I need some help moving. What items do you need help moving? Others: Boat What's the pickup location? Lethbridge Park NSW, Australia What's the dropoff location? Cranebrook NSW, Australia

I need boat transport

$700

Pottsville NSW 2489, Australia

7th Oct 2020

Hi I’m purchasing a 4.8m aluminium runabout with trailer from MonaVale and would like it transported to Woolgoolga NSW. KARINA If possible next Wednesday 14th