Schnapper Point Boat Hire was established in 1918 when the paddle steamers ferried upto 1900 people at a time from Melbourne to Mornington all to experiance the coastal/Beach lifestyle. The paddle steamers are now long gone but the attraction to the Mornington coast line is as still as strong as ever. Schnapper Point Boat Hire is one of the oldest business in Mornington. Fantastic Fishing, unbelievable wildlife encounters and incredible beaches still await. Operated by Mornington Boat Hire since 2007, we are a locally owned family business located close to Melbourne and on Victoria's magnificent Mornington Peninsula, our hire boats (no boat licence required), Hobie Kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUP's) , Zayak Snorkelling Reef Boards and Kayaks are in the perfect location to get you on the Bay or out fishing.
We are a VTIC Accreditated Tourism Business, with no Boat Licence required to hire our self drive boats and fully compliant with AMSA and Transport Safety Victoria (Certificate of Operantion Number: COO3384-1).
Mornington/Schnapper Point is Melbourne's home of Snapper fishing. Located just 1 hour from Melbourne. Fun for the whole family, experiance the beach and the Bay as it should be!