Customer Testimonials

Exceptional Customer Service

The Cumberland team are committed to delivering best-in-class experiences for in the stunning surroundings that we’re lucky to call home. Based in the Whitsundays, our services gives customers the chance to cruise around 74 islands, including the infamous Hamilton Island, to see the true, iconic beauty that the region is known for.

Hire a vessel and get going – choose from catamarans, yachts and more

With over 40 anchorage spots to choose from and a complete fleet comprising of yachts, catamaran and various boats to hire, we have a number of options to suit each occasion. Best of all, our team have a collective 30 years’ experience within the industry, allowing us to share both an insight and knowledge into the very best of a boating experience.

All of our vessels are fully-equipped with all the luxuries and facilities that you require, allowing you and your good company to enjoy a peace of mind, comfort and convenience.

Unforgettable beauty

There’s a lot to see around Hamilton Island and the Whitsundays that will more than create ever-lasting memories. With flawless environments, pristine waters and some of the very best in tourist destinations, each cruise around the region offers impressions that won’t quickly be forgotten. It’s with this at the forefront of our business that we continue to offer our customers tailor-made experiences with flexible boat, catamaran and yacht hire.

Read what our customers have to say about their time with Cumberland, below.

Most Recent:
06 Sep 2010
Tasman Ocean 35

Chartered: 24 Aug 2010

With minimal sailing experience we excitedly (and apprehensively) woke on the morning of our new adventure. The briefing complete, Serendipity was loaded with our delicious provision. We dropped off our sail guide after an informative session around South Mole Island we made the crossing of Whitsunday Passage for the first time to Cid Harbor. What a place for our first night: a magical sunset on the bow and a full moon rising behind the hills of Whitsunday Island off the stern. We thought it appropriate to celebrate the beginning of our holiday with a few sunset Gin & Tonic's. Finally, after so much planning we were here.

Our first morning was going to be a big trip; we were off to Whitehaven Beach. Whilst our in-house Chef made crepes and strawberries for brunch we witnessed three whales playing in the sea. Extraordinary on our first morning we were treated to whales!

The beauty of having a home on the sea is that you can set your own pace. We were so taken with Whitehaven Beach, that we anchored nearby at Tongue Bay and went back to Whitehaven the next morning. Tongue Bay also treated us to our first fishing catch, a baby Queenfish whom we affectionately named Tonguey and returned to the water. Hopefully, when we return to Tongue Bay on our next Cumberland Charter, Tonguey would have grown a little bit bigger and will visit our boat again.

For the remainder of the week , on Serendipity we experienced some of the most wonderful experiences life could offer. More turtles than you can poke a snorkel at, mother whales teaching their calves how to dive and breach, beautiful reef fish, sailing, snorkeling, fishing, eating and most importantly, great friends.

Many thanks to the crew at Cumberland Charter Yachts, your professionalism and guidance made our holiday and adventure relaxing and enjoyable and surprisingly easy.

See you soon Tonguey!

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