Based in Cairns in Far North Queensland, Aroona Luxury Boat Charters provides access to the Great Barrier Reef, the best known and largest reef in the world. Aroona offers you the opportunity to visit popular tourist islands, secluded quieter isles, outer reefs and inshore reefs and islands from the Gulf of Carpentaria to the Whitsundays.  We are keen to accommodate you if you have a specific destination in mind outside the Great Barrier Reef.  Please contact Aroona Luxury Boat Charters and we will do our best to take you wherever you want to go!

Tailor your adventure

Let our experienced captain and crew help customise your ultimate itinerary.

Remote expeditions

Each year Aroona ventures to the most remote untouched areas of Australia. Enquire to join our next expedition.

Choose from one of our Itineraries

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Coral Sea and Ribbon Reef Trips

Experience the best diving in the coral sea


the Great Barrier Reef

Our experienced team can help to plan your ultimate Kitesurfing adventure.

Guided Estuary fishing

Expeditions into the remote river systems of Australia with an experienced guides

about aroona

Launched in 2010, Aroona is a brand new 70ft (22m) motor yacht cruising out of Half Moon Bay Marina at Yorkeys Knob, Cairns in far north Queensland. She has been designed for optimum space, comfort and smooth travelling.

aroona’s home port

When Aroona isn’t at sea, you’ll find her docked at the Half Moon Bay Marina in Yorkeys Knob, just 15 minutes north of the Cairns CBD.

Gateway to the great barrier reef

A city of more than 120,000, Cairns is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and arguably the gamefishing capital of the world. An ideal embarkation point, served by busy domestic and international airports, Cairns is only 40 minutes from luxury resort town Port Douglas and 90 minutes cruising from the reef.