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Reserve your BBQ party boat today! 


Reserve your BBQ party boat today! 


Tea Gardens BBQ Boats is a local family owned business established in 2019. We are located an easy one hour drive north of Newcastle (New South Wales) or just 40 minutes from Newcastle airport.


We provide you the opportunity to explore the picturesque Myall River at your own pace on our custom designed, pontoon-style BBQ party boats.

The Pickled Pelican is the first boat in our fleet and carries up to 10 passengers. The Pickled Pelican has an outdoor kitchen  with four burner BBQ grill plate, side burner, rotisserie and sink. A private full size toilet and bluetooth stereo system are also on board for your use. 

Hire rates include LPG gas bottle, BBQ tools, fuel, water for amenities, chairs, table, toilet paper and garbage bin liners.  BYO food, beverages, esky, ice, towels and fun!   

Please note seafood and nut products can/have been used by patrons on the BBQ plate. 


Choose your cruise time between 9am and 5pm!

MINI CRUISE: 3hrs $297 plus $100 security bond   

MIDI CRUISE: 5hrs $385 plus $100 security bond

DELUXE CRUISE: 8hrs $440 plus $100 security bond 

Security bond is refundable subject to the Terms and Conditions contained in TGBB's boat hire agreement. 

We are celebrating our re-opening with a discount offer from    1 June to 31 August 2020! Quote the discount code WINTER ESCAPE upon booking to receive a 20% discount on your hire rate.

Discount does not apply to security bond component of the price.

As COVID-19 restrictions ease, we ask all customers to abide by any/all social distancing rules that may apply at the time of their boat hire.

Contact Us

Enquiries and bookings

Online bookings can be made by clicking on one of the options above. 

The $100 security deposit must be paid at the time of booking. We will send you an email to confirm your booking date plus an invoice for final payment, reflecting the prevailing hire rate for your booking date and any applicable discount code. Full payment is preferred at least 24 hours prior to booking date.


Enquiries are welcome via phone, email or through our FaceBook and Instagram pages.

Tea Gardens BBQ Boats

8 Marine Drive, Tea Gardens New South Wales 2324, Australia

0413 345 000

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