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The Australian Management Program is for the Whitsundays Dream Yacht Charter Base. This program is for new vessels to be placed in Charter with us, as an option along with the choice of the other Programs and locations, it is also available for some selected second hand privately owned vessels offered for Charter by the Owners (If they are suitable after inspection – the criteria being – condition, age, size – no of cabins and heads, brand and suitability for Charter – must be surveyed for Charter in the Whitsundays as a bareboat charter vessel).

Owner Benefits

As a Dream Yacht Charter/Queensland Yacht Charters Australian Management Program yacht owner, you receive the following benefits:

Sailing Time

You enjoy 28 days sailing time each year on your yacht around the Whitsunday islands . 


You benefit from Dream Yacht’s services and your yacht is perfectly maintained. You get revenue paid monthly, according to the charter activity of the yacht. You receive 65% of the gross charter income (You will need to cover Insurance, berthing and maintenance costs), the remaining 35% is used by Dream Yacht Charter for marketing, boat show, broker fees,  etc.

Yacht Brands and Customization

You may choose from a large variety of high-end yacht manufacturers: Bali, Catana, Fountaine Pajot, Lagoon, Nautitech, Dufour, Beneteau, and Jeanneau. Our varied fleet is good for charterers and for owners as the yachts maintain higher residual values at phase-out. Choose fabric and wood colors (if available) and some additional equipment. All yachts must have a maximum cabin configuration.


Dream Yacht Sales has secured preferred relationships with third-party financial institutions in each market. We will explain the details and put you in touch with an institution to discuss your financial strategy.

Professional Maintenance and Phase-Out

 Our team of professionals, in accordance with precise guidelines, will perform all work.


This program covers 60 months, Dream Yacht Charter allows early exit from the program with adequate advanced notice.

Brokerage Support

At the end of the program, you may keep your yacht or choose to sell it. We have brokerage offices around the world that will assist in marketing your yacht for resale to assure a seamless transition.

Interested in the Australian Management Program?

Our yacht brokers are sailing enthusiasts and yacht owners themselves. They can walk you through the selection of your dream boat and an ownership program that best suits your goals and situation.

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Reciprocal Use Owner Use Revenue Operating Costs Professional Maintenance Financing Down Payment Duration Brokerage Support Construction

You enjoy 28 days sailing time each year on your yacht around the Whitsunday islands.

Up to 28 days

Up to 65%

You will need to cover Insurance, berthing and maintenance costs

Yes and phase out

Owner Financed Used Boats

New Boats Financing Options available

Depending on Program 60-66 Months3 Yes Optimum charter Configuration4

Yacht brands compatible with the Australian Management Program

  • Bali
  • Beneteau
  • Catana
  • Dufour
  • Fountaine Pajot
  • Jeanneau
  • Lagoon
  • Nautitech

1) Sailing time: Number of weeks of owner use. 2) For qualified buyers, some restrictions may apply. 3) Yacht can be removed from the fleet at any time with adequate notice. 4) All yachts must have maximum cabin configurations.

Are you ready to charter a boat? No licence required.

No licence is required for a Yacht Charter in the Whitsundays, unlike other locations worldwide. We offer a brief training session before you head out, for either sailing or powered yachts.

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