Covid - 19 Update
Unfortunately due to the southern border closures.
Top Yacht Delivery will be suspending all delivery services until further notice, however deliveries services will be available within QLD.
OUR DELIVERY SERVICES
Deliveries can be time consuming especially when the weather conditions make it hard to get anywhere?
That is where we can help, sailboat deliveries are our specialty, Cruising, Racing, Classics and catamarans.
We're sailors helping sailors!
At Top Yacht Delivery, we take time to work with our clients to make sure we understand their expectations and requirements.
Our aim is to make every contract straightforward with clear pricing information and to ensure that every delivery is carried out professionally. When you contact Top Yacht Delivery, we will forward a genuine quotation. Dealing directly with both the director and your skipper from start to finish. We provide a firm price and an estimate on expenses such as airfares, fuel, etc.. and dates we can start the relocation. We sail with our crew we know their capabilities. Pacific delivery crew a weighed up based on size and complexity of the boat. Under no circumstances do we sub-contract our works.
See your skippers profile here.
We're sailors for sailors!
The essential steps for a safe and timely delivery of your boat.
Have a chat to us to discuss your delivery details and for a competitive negotiable quote..
Have another chat to us and re-negotiate a fair price for your delivery, we're open for negotiations.
Have a 50% retainer deposit paid to us to secure the relocation commencement date.
Have a chat to us about an agreement on terms of service, to deliver your boat.
Have your insurance provider give the OK for Top Yacht Delivery to progress with the delivery, Policy adjustment notice
Have your boat as ready as possible prior to our arrival, safety, engines serviced and rigging, inspected etc....
Have all out of water works are completed at least a month prior to departure date.
Have a recent survey of the boat.
Have a clean bottom and propellers too for a more efficient delivery!
We can provide you with complete boat delivery and preparation service.
We can provide you with complete boat delivery and preparation service! Let us know if you require this service.
If you would like us to prepare your boat we source local mechanics, rigger and other professionals to carry out important servicing and inspections. Our arrival is normally 3+ days depending on complexity and location of your vessel to ensure all these services are completed prior to the indicative departure date. We complete a very comprehensive check of equipment and become familiar with onboard systems to ensure a safe and efficient delivery.
Is it time to head to the Whitsunday Island cruising grounds?
Your time on the water is valuable.
Let us take the daunting task and delivery your yacht for you.
Rest assured that it will be relocated safely and we can have it ready for you to enjoy you holiday.
We have contacts within Airlie Beach to provide all kinds of services, from provisioning, servicing, repairs or having the linen cleaned plus other services.
We can receive and load your pre-ordered provisions onboard and ensure your boat is shipshape ready!
The skipper has completed this passage more than 40 times, and has worked in the Whitsunday's as a skipper,
The skippering service is available for the Whitsundays from June through to October. Contact us to discuss your holiday.
Purchasing a boat? We can help deliver your boat.
Have you just purchased a new boat? We not only ensure we can deliver safely, efficiently and reliably.
Taking delivery of a newly purchased of a boat can sometimes be daunting especially if you're new to sailing we can provide you with sailing lesson after the delivery to get you comfortable.
Top Yacht Deliveries provide the following rates in distance nautical miles:
The following rates apply:
Inshore Waters (local Waters): $5 p/Nautical mile Includes crew <200nm
Coastal Waters (Domestic Waters: $4 p/Nautical mile Includes crew
Ocean Waters: Negotiable
Please note: To and Return air travel is the owners responsibility, as is any small transport costs. Taxi's Uber, Buses or trains.
We do prefer to sail with our crew, we know them and their knowledge and experience, making for a much safer delivery of your boat.
We do sail 24 hours (weather conditions permitting) only stopping for provisioning and re-fueling.
We will beat competitors written delivery quotes,
For a quote simply contact us with the details of your requests and we will provide you with a competitive quotation. Already have a written quote from a competitor? Simply forward it to us and we will beat it by 10%.
We're sailors for sailors!