On June 13 to 16, Victoria’s very own annual celebration of boating lifestyle will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Boaters, save these dates for the 59th RACV Marine Melbourne Boat Show.
About the Show
Aside from being the biggest leading boat show in Victoria, the RACV Marine Melbourne Boat Show is also one of the oldest exhibitions of marine vessels in Australia. It is owned and operated by the Boating Industry Association of Victoria (BIAV), the organization that represents the marine industry in Victoria.
This annual Melbourne Boat show will also be made possible in cooperation with major partners like RACV Marine, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, and Melbourne Marine Center.
More than 200 exhibitors will be showcasing the best and newest technologies in recreational and commercial boating in this annual event. Some of the exhibitors include Sea-Doo, Suzuki, Honda, Mercury Marine, and Yamaha.
What to Expect
Visiting the boat show will give you a chance to see the best ranges of boat and accessories, as well as the latest fishing gears and equipment. From small inflatable boats to large fishing vessels, personal watercraft to luxury cruisers; the event will be packed with the most amazing boats available today.
At the 59th RACV Marine Melbourne Boat Show, a number of awesome presenters will be in attendance, including the Wicked Tuna Superstar Dave Marciano from the United States.
Whether you are a new boater or a seasoned one, you will find something new to learn about the whole industry of boating in this spectacular marine event.
Free entertainment is also in store for all boaters and non-boaters alike, including the fishing simulators, the 4×4 Iron Summit, and the marine life touch tanks.
You’ll also get to try the 65-metre zip line, which will land you directly to the Melbourne Boat Show Café and Bar. This is a 4-day event of fun and excitement for the whole family, so make sure not to miss it.
The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre is located at 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf Victoria.
You can get to the show by train and going down at Southern Cross Station, which is accessible by metro and V-line train lines. You can also reach the venue directly from the Avalon Airport in Melbourne via Skybus.
If riding the tram is more convenient for you, then go ahead. There’s a tram stop at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre and two more just outside the Melbourne Convention Centre. You can also drive directly to the boat show via Convention Centre/Montague Street and Kings Way Exit.
As for the tickets, you can buy online now or at the venue during the show dates. For web purchases, the ticket rates are as follows: $22 for adults (18+), $18 for students and seniors, and $12 for kids aged 11-17.
At the door, the ticket costs $25 for adults (18+), $21 for students and seniors, and $14 for kids aged 11-17. All kids under 10 are FREE of charge. Gates will open at 10:00 in the morning.
Get Pre-approved Finance Before the Show
The 59th RACV Marine Melbourne Boat Show is the event that boaters like you should not miss. With the best watercraft and boating equipment on display, you will surely find a thing or two for your next water adventure.
So, before going to the show, make sure to get a pre-approved financing first.
With a pre-approved loan, you’ll have confidence going to this amazing boat show, knowing you have financing ready.
Contact us today on 1300 769 999 and our finance experts will help you determine the boats you can shop for at the 59th RACV Marine Melbourne Boat Show.