If you’re looking for an enjoyable lifestyle and are interested in owning a business with real growth potential, Freedom Boat Club may just be the perfect fit. We are seeking active owner-operators who have a real passion for the boating lifestyle and share our vision of making boating more accessible. With 400+ locations and growing, Freedom Boat Club is a proven business model world-wide.


  • Sydney Area,
  • Melbourne,
  • Queensland,
  • Western Australia,
  • New Zealand
  • Asia and more.

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Choosing the right location, providing professional training and taking advantage of corporate programs is key to your success.

Site selection

Our Franchise Development Team is highly experienced and understands what is required for a club success. We assist in demographic analysis and together search for office options for locations. Plus analyse the boating quality options and conditions. Many franchise owners seek options for future expansion and we are happy to help review growth potential in your area.


We rely on our expertise and global reach to offer a market-leading fleet for our members’
exclusive use. From leisure cruising to active boating lifestyles, Freedom Boat Club maintains a
modern variety of vessels to suit all manner of on-water pursuits.


All new franchises will participate in an intensive, multiday training program designed to introduce you to all FBC programs, systems and protocols. Franchisees train under the guidance of corporate experts in sales, marketing, operations and technology.

  • Introduction & History
  • Training & Safety
  • Fleet & Dock Operations
  • Reservation System
  • Membership Sales
  • Marketing & Events
  • Administration


As part of the Brunswick Family, Freedom Boat Club franchisees have access to an extensive portfolio of brands and services offered through Brunswick Boat Group, Mercury Propulsion, Mercury Parts & Accessories, and Brunswick Boating Services.

  • Partnering with Brunswick is partnering with the…
  • World’s Largest Marine Parts & Accessories Portfolio
  • World Leader in Marine Propulsion Systems
  • World’s Largest Manufacturer of Recreational Boats with the Most Recognized Boat Brands
Brunswick Family - Freedom Boat Club franchisees


Freedom Boat Club has an in-house corporate marketing department committed to your success.

A wealth of marketing assets including branding guidelines, advertising creative and social media content, along with promotional and collateral units, are available for free personalisation for your local market.

Website with your own custom franchise pages

The Freedom Boat website is an one-stop online experience for boat club prospects.

Each franchise will have a unique club location page that is populated and customised for you by the marketing department.

Where applicable, country-specific domains may be established.


If you are looking for an opportunity that is fun, rewarding and allows you to make a living doing something you love, a Freedom Boat Club franchise is definitely worth exploring!

  • Wholesale Volume Boat Purchasing
  • Competitive Group Insurance Program
  • Boat Financing Options
  • Reservation System, CRM, Fleet Management Tools
  • Worldwide and Local Support Team


Freedom Boat Club offers a proprietary, custom reservation system. This user-friendly operation allows franchisees to choose preferences within the system, to include wait list functionality. When you’re ready to launch, the reservation system is ready to go!

Manage Your Club

Freedom Boat Club provides turnkey programs and management systems to support franchise operations.


Freedom Boat Club is a world leader in boater education and safety.

Each and every member must complete mandatory boater education prior to reserving a boat.

Training is provided to members free on an ongoing basis. Advanced and offshore training is also available, and sail certification is provided in select markets.


Members of the administration teams consult with franchisees to provide guidance on best administration practices, as well as instruct regarding required franchise reporting protocols.

Members of the administration team are able to assist on as-needed basis.


Our proven business-in-a-box approach makes it very easy to launch, own and operate your own club. Our recurring revenue model, minimal franchise investment requirements and wholesale boat financing options help ensure your success.

Plus our corporate team stands by to help you throughout the on-boarding process, and beyond.


The Freedom Boat Club franchise network provides tremendous opportunity for owner and club networking and collaboration.

Strong Franchise Relationships

Through a variety of corporate initiatives, Freedom Boat Club promotes strong franchise relationship dynamics designed to strengthen both the network as a whole, as well as individual operators.

Annual Franchise Conference

Once a year, franchisees from all points gather for several days of productive sessions including a vendor expo, new product introductions, interactive activities, educational programs, sales and marketing presentations and more.

In addition, there’s plenty of time built in to mix and mingle with franchise owners who share your same passion for the Freedom Boat Club business.