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Underwater artwork becomes the Whitsundays newest attraction 11:31am, Mon 14 Jan 2019

UPDATE: 14th January, 2019

The trial installation of the underwater artworks at Langford Island were a success and so was the public call to artists with 73 submissions of artworks for consideration and the permanent underwater sculptures.

An independent selection panel considered all the applications put forward and decided the permanent artwork will consist of a turtle, manta ray, coral polyp and an indigenous sculpture ‘Bwya’ containing 12 local species of fish and sharks.

The largest sculpture is 6m and  are made from a variety of materials includi... Read More

Cumberland Charter Yachts Loyalty Program 10:52am, Mon 07 Jan 2019

Cumberland Charter Yachts have been operating over 30 years with many of our charterers returning time and again with friends and family. As a way to say thank you to our customers, we automatically offer:
  • Preferential rates on future charters for all guests on board our bareboats
  • Notifications of any special offers
  • A welcome hamper on your next bareboat packed with yummy local produce


  • All you need to do is remind us you have chartered with Cumberland Charter Yachts when you make your next enquiry and we'll take care of the rest.

    We look forward t... Read More
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    Cumberland Charter Yachts attend Australian Boat Shows in 2019 11:05am, Fri 28 Dec 2018

    Each year, Cumberland Charter Yachts attend various boat shows around the country and 2019 will be no different. Organised by the Boating Industry Association, each boat show showcases a variety of outdoor recreational activities, of which plays a huge part of our Australian lifestyles.

    Attending the boat shows is a fantastic way for Australians to discover new toys and ways to experience the aquatic playground we're so fortunate to have surrounding our country. It's also an excellent opportunity to come and see us and talk to us about chartering a bareboat in the Whitsundays or inves... Read More

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