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7 Reasons Families Love our Sailing Holidays 9:00am, Wed 21 Feb 2024

Every year, we introduce hundreds of families to sailing holidays as well as welcome back families who have been chartering with us for years, whose children have now grown up and are bringing their children on a sailing holiday in the Whitsundays. Whether you decide to charter a bareboat and skipper it yourself, or hire a Sail Guide and Host to do the navigating and meal preparation for you, here are 7 reasons why families love chartering a bareboat in the Whitsundays with Cumberland Charter Yachts.

1. There are so many things to se... Read More

Boatshow Blockbuster

2024 Boat Show Block Buster 3:29pm, Fri 16 Feb 2024

From the 23rd to 26th of May 2024, the Gold Coast is set to transform into a hub of maritime magnificence as The Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) takes center stage.

Recognized as one of the most glamorous and immersive boating lifestyle events in the Southern Hemisphere, SCIBS offers an unmissable experience for enthusiasts ranging from the superyacht elite to families seeking water-centric fun. In this blog, we delve into the allure of SCIBS, exploring the latest boating technologies, exclusive VIP experiences, and t... Read More
Sailing yacht under sail

Navigating the Whitsundays on a Monohull 1:55pm, Fri 16 Feb 2024

Picture yourself sailing through crystal-clear turquoise waters, surrounded by lush tropical islands, and feeling the gentle sea breeze on your face. Welcome to the Whitsundays, a sailor's paradise in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Hiring a monohull sailing yacht is not just a vacation; it's an immersive experience that promises unparalleled freedom and discovery. And now, with our exclusive 20% sale*, your dream sailing adventure is more accessib... Read More
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