Melbourne Boat Show Preview 2023

The 61st annual Melbourne Boat Show will be held this year from October 26 – 29 at Docklands in Melbourne, Australia.

Returning for its 61st year, the Melbourne Boat Show will be held over four days in the heart of Melbourne at Docklands. Hosted by the Boating Industry Association of Victoria (BIAV). The Show will feature a wide range of vessels including fishing boats, cruising yachts, ski boats, jetskis and tenders. You’ll also be able to walk the docks, tour the boats and see a varied selection of exhibitors on display.

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While you need to book a ticket, entrance is free with a big push to help get more people on the water, in a safe and fun way. Along with the boats on display and boat trials, there will be a selection of heritage and wooden boats, boating career opportunities, stage presentations, apprentice awards, a kid’s zone, cooking demonstrations, live music and plenty of food and drinks. 

Attendees can expect to see some of the major boat brands in attendance, including: 

Melbourne Boat Show Details 

  • Thursday, October 26 – 3:00pm – 7:00pm  
  • Friday, October 27 – 10:00am – 7:00pm
  • Saturday, October 28 – 10:00am – 7:00pm
  • Sunday, October 29 – 10:00am – 4:00pm

For further details or to purchase tickets, please visit the Melbourne Boat Show website

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