kayak hire

Our Kayaks are on the beach ready for action! No transporting, lifting or any of that stuff and all the safety equipment is supplied” We even have lockers for you to leave your gear in!

Boat Hire

All Schnapper Point Boat Hire, Hire Boats come standard with Fuel usage, safety equipment including children’s Life Jackets (pfd1), Fish Box, Landing Net, Cutting Board, Knife, Rod Holders and catch bags.

SUP Hire

Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) is the Fastest Growing Water Sport in the World! Our Stand Up Paddle boards are on the beach ready for action and Adventure! For Fitness, Fun, Family or just Cruising around Mornington Harbour…  this new & exciting sport is for you!

Melbourne's largest, best and cheapest Boat Hire "No boat licence, no worries"

Since the 1920’s Schnapper Point Boat Hire has been servicing the fishing boat and watercraft hire needs of the Mornington Peninsula residents and holiday makers. Now owned and operated by Mornington Boat Hire, Bait & Tackle and incorporating Yaringa Boat Hire and Peninsula Kayak Hire, we’re truely best positioned to get you on the water for your day on the bay.

Weather dependant we are open all year round, our expert staff are friendly, experienced and ready to assist you in getting out on Melbourne’s Port Phillip and Western Port Bays.


We are Melbourne’s biggest boat hire with 27 boats for hire, Kayaks for hire, Stand-up paddle boards for hire and more on the water and ready to take you fishing or on the Bay!

From fishing for snapper, whiting, flathead, squid and gummy sharks to paddling on a SUP or kayak while dolphins and sealife frolic, it’s all a possibility with Mornington Boat Hire, Bait and Tackle.


Mornington Boat Hire, Bait and Tackle are a family run business offering a varity of Hire Boats (most requiring no boat licence) in Port Phillip Bay/Mornington and Western Port/Yaringa, we also have 2 kayak and Stand Up Paddle board hire locations (Mornington & Mt Martha) With 2 fantastic fishing destinations: Schnapper Point Mornington, Port Phillip Bay & Yaringa Harbour, Western Port Bay we have the boats, locations and know how on how to get you on the water and on the fish!