5 gift ideas for boat lovers in 2020

Christmas is just around the corner, so we’ve trawled the internet for some of the best gift ideas for boat lovers in 2020. Yep, finding the right Christmas gift can be a challenge, especially for the boatie that has it all. That’s why we’ve done our best to make your life a little bit easier.


Here’s what made our 2020 boat lovers gift guide!


  1. Monacular

A monocular is a must-have for any keen sailor. The Roxant Grip Scope Monacular provides a high definition wide view, as well as a retractable eye piece and a fully multi coated optical glass lens. There’s also a handy neck strap and case, which makes it easy to carry around, and a non-slip moulded grip for wet conditions.

Buy it on Amazon for $39.95 here.


  1. Yeti 26oz Bottle with Chug Cap

When it comes to drink bottles, ‘The Rambler’ is the perfect all-rounder. It’s triple haul handle makes it easy to carry around or hook somewhere when you’re busy onboard. It’s spout is shatter proof and dishwasher safe, and it comes in stainless steel for extra durability. Plus, drinks stay hot or cold for longer, thanks to its double-wall vacuum insulation.

Buy it here for $54.95


  1. Gift Voucher

If you’re short for time and want to make the boat lover in your life extremely stoked, then a gift voucher from BCF or any other boating store is a sure fire way to win them over. Many boating and fishing stores offer online gift cards, so if you can’t get to the store, you can purchase online and then email the voucher to your loved one (or print it out and place it in a card).

Get a gift card from BCF online here.


  1. Sailor Jerry Rum

Sailor Jerry professes that its rum was created off the back of extensive ‘…historical research into maritime rums’. It’s made using the old-school methods of sailors, who would improve the flavour of their rum by blending in spices, or if they could be bothered, aging it in wooden casks. Sailor Jerry is a true sailor’s rum, and tastes pretty great too.

Buy Sailor Jerry from most liquor stores (and don’t drink and boat!).


  1. Dry Bag

Dry bags are one of the most under rated yet useful items every boatie should have in their life, which also happens to make them the perfect gift. The Marchway floating dry bag is totally waterproof, and comes in a range of sizes – from 5 to 40 litres capacity. It’s also great for kayaking, hiking, camping and fishing.

Buy a Marchway Dry Bag for $13.99 from Amazon


Are you covered for the Holidays?

It may not be as fun as finding Christmas presents for the people you love, but having the right cover for your boat will give you the peace of mind you deserve this holiday season. We offer comprehensive cover for boaties all over Australia (and the world!).


For an obligation free quote please get in touch!