Explore Noosa by boat.
Looking to make the most of your visit to Noosa? Why not consider taking a boat ride? Whether you’re in the mood for a relaxing evening admiring the sunset or an adventurous trip battling the waves, there’s a boat ride for you. With so many rivers, lakes, and bays to explore, choosing the right boat trip is key. You can either book a guided tour or Noosa Boat Hire and explore on your own. Either way, you’ll be swapping your land legs for sea legs and embarking on an unforgettable adventure. Plus, there are even more options to consider, such as snorkelling, fishing, or even just cruising around. The possibilities are endless!
Fun exploring the Noosa River and Canals
First, ease into your boating experience with something on the mellow side by heading to the Noosa River. There are many boat hire options on the Noosa River. Why not hire a pontoon boat through Oboat hire and have a barbecue? You could opt for a kayak and explore on your own, or join others in a group river cruise. Take an environmentally friendly approach to renting through Eco Noosa River Adventures; using their small electric boats or nauticycles – a biking on-water experience. The Noosa Ferry Cruise Company will take you around the Noosa River and guide you through each and every turn. Otherwise, fulfil your romantic fantasy by taking a luxurious boat out with Noosa Dreamboat; or float on with the Gondolas of Noosa.
Tours and cruises
Noosa Thriller and Noosa Ocean Rider are companies specialising in exhilarating ocean rides out to sea. Travelling at high speeds, letting the wind and ocean water whip through your hair. Typically in smaller groups, everyone is sure to have a personalised experience with the ocean. In peak whale season, whales often migrate via Noosa making for an incredibly close encounter. If it’s just whales you’re after; Whalesong Cruises navigate out of Hervey Bay to more exclusive locations like the waters of Fraser Island.
Noosa boat hire – Go you own way!
Some like to dive right into boating and go out on their own. If this sounds like you; look to any number of boat rental companies that will let you rent by the hour. Pelican Boat Hire, Jetty 17, T Boat Hire and O Boat Hire; all let you rent a variation of a small boat, SUP paddle board, or kayak . Hiring your own will give you the freedom to take the lead with your own itinerary. Regardless of what you choose to do, boating in Noosa is one of the best ways to integrate with the water.
Grab your fishing gear
If you’re a fishing enthusiast, Noosa is the perfect place for you. With numerous rivers and bays, there’s definitely a spot for you to cast your line. You could hire a boat and try your luck in the open sea, or fish off the pier or the shore. Make sure to bring your own gear or rent some from local shops like Fishing Noosa or Davo’s Tackle World. Don’t forget to check local regulations and catch limits before you head out. And whether you catch anything or not, you’ll still enjoy the stunning scenery and peaceful atmosphere of Noosa.