Awesome Activities You and Your Family Can Do On Your Next Boating Trip

25 Aug 23

Boating is an amazing and exciting activity to bring your family together and spend quality time with each other. Your kids can learn new skills involving water activities while the rest of the adults can relax, unwind, feel the fresh breeze, and soak in the sunlight while on the water. A family boat, such as a Quintrex Renegade boat, is a perfect vehicle for your family members to spend time in nature comfortably. If your family plans to go boating, here are exciting activities that you can do on your next trip:


Paddle surfboarding activities such as kayaking or paddleboarding are a great way to get some needed exercise for your family. And, it’s also a great way to challenge yourself to navigate bodies of water using your mind and your arms.

If your family prefers a more exhilarating activity, you can water ski, water surf, or use inflatable boats that you can tow behind your boat where your family members can have the time of their lives.

If all of your family members plan to swim and spend some time underwater to appreciate the marine life, snorkelling and scuba diving are the ways to do it. Snorkelling is a great way for everyone to enjoy a good swim and discover marine life. If you want to go deeper into the ocean to see more diverse and beautiful coral reefs and other marine animals up close, scuba diving is the perfect activity for that. Enjoy discovering more marine animals with your loved ones.

Playing Music

When you’ve run out of activities to do and everyone hits a lull, kill the boredom by leading everyone to a sing-along. Grab your guitar, strum a few notes, and encourage everyone to sing a song. Never mind if everyone is singing out of tune or singing the wrong lyrics; as long as you’re all having fun, singing and playing musical instruments is a great way to bond with your family.


Catching fish is an enriching activity while you’re out boating with your family. Not only do you have the satisfaction of catching fish that will be a part of your delicious meal later, but you and your family can also learn a new and practical skill. You can either catch fish using the traditional hook and bait or you can use a fly-fishing technique.


It may sound odd for some, but cooking is amazing to do on open waters especially when you’re grilling barbecues or smoking your freshly caught fish. Think about it, you bother no one from the aromatic smell coming out of your cooked meals. Plus, you can get pretty hungry while you’re out in the open water and it’ll take a long time to go back to land and find a place to eat so having a freshly cooked meal inside your boat can solve everyone’s hunger pangs easily.


Boating is a great way to transport you to the beautiful aquatic landscapes in Australia. If you and your family plan to spend the night near a river bank or a lake, camping on your boat is an ideal way to get close to nature while being safe and sound.

Looking for boats for sale in Bundaberg that are perfect for family outings? Here at Boats Galore, we got you! We supply brand new boats from the Quintrex brand and various used boats that are in excellent condition. If you’re looking for a Quintrex boat that is best for families, we recommend some of the boat ranges from which you can choose from:

The Quintrex Freestyler range has a large open deck area for families to do various fun activities. Plus, these boats can be used for watersports activities such as water skiing and tubing. The Quintrex Cabin boats such as the Ocean Spirit range are perfect for long trips that can accommodate families when they plan to boat overnight. Plus, they are affordable. The Quintrex Cruiseabout boats have plenty of room for leisure, perfect for all families to relax and spend their days carefree.

If you’re interested to know more about our in-stock boats and inquire about Quintrex boat prices, feel free to contact us by filling out this form. We are happy to answer all your queries and give you a quote for these boats!