60 HP 4.8m Hire Boat - Seats 5 People

If you need something a bit more, whether you need more space for casting, more room for family or friends, or more oomph on the water, George, our 4.8m hire boat may be what you're looking for.

Smartwave 4800 4.8m with 60HP 4 stroke electric start engine, tiller steer
Boat licence required. Up to 5 people. Fish the Hinchinbrook waterways, and out to the end of the Lucinda jetty, weather permitting. Available for 1/2 day, full day and multi day hires. Scroll down for details and rates.

Inclusions: 

  • Mercury 60HP 4 stroke outboard, electric start with power trim & tilt. Tiller steer. 
  • 9" touch screen Garmin GPS/fish finder with side & structure scan
  • Bimini to help protect you from sun and rain
  • Rod holders
  • 23 litre fuel tank
  • Safety gear 

Optional Extras at No Charge, subject to availability:

  • Icebox with block ice
  • Children's life jackets 
  • Additional 23l Fuel Tank (Refueling required when finished)

Above rates are for tow & go customers. You will require a 50mm tow ball, reverse your trailer and park at the boat ramp, launch & retrieve the boat onto the trailer, and refuel. Note, the boat can be quite heavy to launch and retrieve on/off the trailer. We use a 7pin flat plug. Please advise if you require an adaptor. We may be able to help. 

  • Refuelling facilities are available at the Channel Inn, near the Lucinda boat ramp.
  • Note for multi day hires: AMSA rules include boats may only be operated during daylight hours
  • All boat hires require a $250 fuel & damage bond, credit card preauthorisation on hire day.
  • Children under 12 are considered one passenger under QLD regulations on boats in survey, and must wear a life jacket. Please advise if you require a child's lifejacket. 
  • Walk-on, walk-off available for $50
  • Includes delivery of the hire boat to Dungeness boat ramp, tied onto pontoon, pickup from pontoon, cleaning the boat, & refueling. Also available to the private pontoon, for guests of Lucinda Fishing Lodge

Hinchinbrook Hire Boats Rates for George, the 5 seater

  • Half day, approx 4 hours. Sessions 8am - 12pm or 12:30pm to 4:30pm $145
  • Full day, approx 8 hours. Session 8am to 4pm $230
  • 2 days full day hire $440 ($220 p/day)
  • 3 days full day hire $645 ($215 p/day)
  • 4 days full day hire $840 ($210 p/day)
  • 5 days full day hire $1000 ($200 p/day)
  • 6 days full day hire $1150 ($192 p/day)
  • 7 days full day hire $1150 (Book 7 days. Pay only for 6 days - $165 p/day)
  • 7 days or more, $165 p/day
  • Walk-on, walk-off available for $50
  • Includes delivery to Dungeness (Lucinda), tied onto pontoon, pickup from pontoon, cleaning the boat, & refueling. Also available to the private pontoon, for guests of Lucinda Fishing Lodge
  • Multi WOWO services are available for $40 per WOWO, for those not staying at the Lucinda Fishing Lodge.