Sport & recreation
Self-drive boat hire or fully skippered scenic cruises. Hire an eco-friendly electric powered boat and enjoy a self-drive cruise along Melbourne's iconic Yarra River, anywhere between the Bolte Bridge, Southbank, Melbourne's Botanical Gardens, South Yarra and Richmond. All boats are noise and fume free, with a cosy canopy, all weather cover, fridge and stereo system, making them perfect for year-round cruising day or night. Perfect for sightseeing, a relaxing day out, a unique corporate function or romantic cruise. No boating licence required. Fully catered and skippered cruises are available, with the knowledge and experience of a local expert. Boats available from the marina at NewQuay at Docklands.
Situated next to Harbour Town Shopping centre, this is one of Australia's largest ice sports venue. There are two ice rinks for public use, premium facilities for athletes, a modern sound system and stadium seating. Learn to ice skate with free introductory lessons, enjoy skating with family and friends, play ice hockey or watch one of the many events hosted there. The venue also includes a retail store, gymnasium, family cafe, and a bar that overlooks both rinks.
Explore Melbourne, the Yarra River, the Mornington Peninsula, Phillip Island and Wilsons Promontory by water on a guided sea kayak day tour. Multi-day trips to Wilsons Promontory and the Gippsland Lakes are also available.