A deposit is required within two weeks of the booking to confirm
hire. Full payment is required six weeks prior to departure, and
two months prior on peak periods.
The fee for any cancellation is the amount of the deposit paid, regardless of when the booking is cancelled. If the cancellation occurs within 8 weeks prior to depature, NO money (incl. Balance of Hire) will be refunded unless the hire peroid is rebooked. Taking out your own Travel Insurance can alleviate any loss incurred.
Bond is payable before boarding and will be refunded if houseboat
is returned in good, clean condition (or an extra cleaning charge
will apply). Fuel used is an extra cost. Running charges vary per
boat - calculated on litres consumed or hourly running charge. Bond,
less expenses (running charges/damage) will be returned by post
within 10 working days.
Weekend Fri 2pm-Mon 9am, Midweek
Mon 2pm-Fri 9am, Week Fri 2pm-Fri 9am OR Mon 2pm-Mon
9am, Long Weekend Fri 2pm-Tues 9am. Hire commences
at 2:00pm and the boat MUST be vacated by 9:00am on departure day.
You may board before 2:00pm ONLY if you have made arrangements with
Arrivals after 5:00pm have to wait until 9:00am the following morning
for tuition. Prior notice would be greatly appreciated.
We agree to have the boat, motors and accessories in good working
order. We will not be obligated to compensate the hirer for loss
of time due to mechanical problems during the hire period. The hirer
pays for any loss or damage at replacement value.
Minimum of seven nights hire (except where public holiday falls
Boats are full of fuel at commencement of hire and refueled at completion
of hire. Fuel is an additional charge.
Anyone who drives the boat must be 21 years of age or over, and
must hold a current drivers licence or boat licence. We reserve
the right to refuse any person/s the hire of a houseboat.
Houseboats must NOT be sriven at night.
Will be accepted for Booking Deposits, however a 2% surcharge will
apply for Balance of Hire payments.
Supplied with Hire
Sheets, pillow cases, towels, tea towels, bathmat, quilts / blankets,
pillows, dishwashing liquid / powder, creme cleanser, disinfectant,
crockery, cutlery, saucepans, basic first aid kit, six rolls of
toilet paper, garbage bags, pegs, rainwater.
No Pets, firearms, fireworks, axes or trailbikes
allowed on board the houseboat.
Must be returned in good, clean condition or extra cleaning charge
Cars may be left near site. (Chain - mesh compound).
**Terms and Conditions subject to change without notice .
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