Captained Charter on 'Canterbury Cat' Catamaran in Lyttelton or Akaroa

Motor Yacht
80 Guests

About This Boat

Enjoy the highlights of our Lyttelton or Akaroa in the comfort of our spacious catamarans on a private charter or dinner cruise.

  • Licensed capacity:92 pax
  • Comfortable cruising:80 pax
  • Dining Cruising:70-80 pax depending on style of cruise
  • Enclosed seating:60 pax
  • Sound System:Yes



We make it possible for function and event organizers to create a dramatically different event – whether it’s for a social club group, function, conference delegate entertainment or something very special, like a wedding.

You have the opportunity to enjoy the highlights of Lyttelton or Akaroa in the comfort of our spacious catamaran Canterbury Cat.

We add the option of a fully catered buffet meal, so you can have a complete experience on the water.

Summer evening cruises give you the chance to enjoy the backdrop of a stunning sunset over the water, as you and your guests relax to your choice of music with a full bar and catering on hand. The perfect floating function venue!



  • $1500 per 2 Hours 
  • $2000 per 3 Hours


We can supply a choice of either platters, nibbles, finger food, cheeses, breads and dips. 

Please note that in accordance with our Liquor Licence we expect at least 4 food varieties excluding chips, peanuts, snack foods etc. We reserve the right to refuse service of alcohol if the food requirement is not met.



The Canterbury Cat in Lyttelton or Akaroa Harbour provides a unique meeting and conference venue in Christchurch. It's a fantastic choice for companies looking for something a little different that will both inspire and engage. The surrounding views of Banks Peninsula create the perfect backdrop for a calm, productive environment.

There is a full bar available, and catering can also be organised as part of your event. 

You can also theme the boat if required.



  • A minimum of 20 people is required for any charter booking.
  • BYO alcohol is not available under the terms of our liquor licence.




  • Type: Motor Yacht
  • Capacity: 80 People
  • Rental Minimum: 2 hours
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 5 Days Prior

Rental Requirements

  • All prices are inclusive of GST unless otherwise stated.
  • We do not accept personal checks at the bar.
  • The vessel used and the departure point may be subject to change.
  • Full refund or agreeable alternative on the night due to unsuitable weather conditions


  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Wheel steering
  • Bimini
  • Cuddy Cabin
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Dinghy
  • Dual Comm-forward seating
  • Twin Engine
  • Galley Stove & Oven
  • Head

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Member Since Nov 2015

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