To become a member, you need to have either 3 years of boating experience or Powerboat Level 2. If you have no experience or training, we can assist you to get the necessary training to enable you to become a member.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Can anyone become a member?
Members must be at least 25 years of age, have 3 years of boating experience on similar boats or RYA Powerboat Level 2 and hold a valid drivers licence. An induction on the boats is included as part of the annual membership fee.
How do I reserve a boat?
You can make bookings at any time on our App. Just select a day and reserve the boat you'd like to use.
How many bookings can I make?
Each member has 2 bookings available at any one time. Once you use one it can be re-booked and repeated as often as you like each month. This ensures fair access to all our members.
Can I make a last minute booking?
Yes you can book an unlimited number of last minute bookings via our EasyBook system.
What do I know I'll be able to access a boat?
We limit member numbers to ensure that all our members have fair access to the boats. On average, our boats are used 20% of the time, leaving plenty of availability for more trips each month. We will even guarantee a minimum of 2 bookings per month.
How do I know which boats are available?
Live availability can be seen on our App.
How long can I stay on the water?
You can be at sea from 1 hr before sunrise until 1 hr after sunset. Outside of these times the boat must be within a safe haven (marina, anchorage etc).
Can I stay on the boats?
Of course, as long as you're within a marina or anchorage.
Can I bring guests?
You can bring anyone you like, as long as you don't exceed the maximum number of persons on board.
Can I change my booking?
You can cancel a booking up to 5 days before your trip for no fee.
Is there a minimum commitment?
12 month agreement is applicable which then converts to a rolling 28 day agreement.
Do you have any breakdown cover?
All of our boats have Seastart membership, which covers you up to 3NM offshore.
Are the boats insured?
All of our boats are fully comprehensively insured.
Who cleans and maintains the boats?
You hose the boat down after each use and remove all items, and we professionally valet and maintain the boats to a high standard.
Is fuel included?
No. The boat is full on your arrival and you simply refill on your return.