Fairwind Charters Rates

Bareboat charter rates in $NZ including tax, per 24 hour day

Peak season: 24 Dec to 16 Jan (minimum hire 7 days)
Summer: 11 Dec to 23 Dec and 17 Jan to 18 Mar (minimum hire 5 days)
Shoulder: 1 November to 10 Dec and 19 March to 30 April (minimum hire 3 days)
Winter: 1 May to 31 October - Base closed

Yacht SizeBerths
Peak Summer Shoulder
Beneteau 343354/5$880$835$750
Beneteau 393396/6$1020$970$870
Beneteau 40406/6$1140$1080$970
Elan 434446/7$1250$1190$1070


During Peak and Summer Seasons: 10% from boat rate for charters of 14 days or longer.
During Shoulder Season: 10% from boat rate for charters of 7 days or more.

INCLUDED IN BAREBOAT CHARTER RATE: (For full list of included boat equipment follow the link at bottom of page)
• Gas barbecue
• Rigid inflatable dinghy with outboard and fuel
• Galley equipment
• Boat cleaning following charter

EXTRAS:   (For list of additional equipment available follow link below)
Boat fuel. $10 per day for boats under 40 feet. $20 per day for 40 feet and over.
• Refundable bond $5000. Deposited at base prior to charter and refundable unless boat is damaged.
• Optional bond waiver insurance. $30 per night for boats under 38' or $40 for boats 38'+. Reduces bond to $500.
Bed linens $20 per person. Duvet, bed linens and towels. (Pillows included in boat hire)
• Skipper $400 per day (24 hours), plus food.
• Sailing tuition $45 per hour, $300 per day (9AM to 5PM).
• Also available for hire: Dive or snorkel gear, fishing rods, windsurfers and kayaks. See Extra Equipment for more details.

• Charters start and finish at either 12 noon or 5 pm, with briefings available up to one hour prior to start.
• A charter 'day' is 24 hours - thus noon Monday to noon Tuesday would be one day.
• Charterers wishing to start at noon and finish at 5 pm, or vice versa, can do so at 50% of boat day rate.
• Charter party must be disembarked by specified finish time.
• An evening start may require first night to be spent alongside dock as night sailing is not permitted for bareboat charters in NZ.

BOOKING CONDITIONS:    (For full trems and conditions follow the link below)
• Payments: A deposit of 30% required at time of reservation, with the balance to be paid 30 days prior to charter start date.
• Cancellation: A cancellation fee of $250 is payable if charter cancelled within 90 days of start date. No refund is payable within 90 days of start date unless we can arrange a substitute booking. If so, then $250 fee applies.

TAX: - All costs shown include NZ Sales Tax (GST) of 15%

Fairwind New Zealand Yacht Charters. Main Wharf, Opua, Bay of Islands. Tel +64 9 402 7821  Mob +64 27 478 9994