About Us

Why Use the Anchorage Houseboat Team?

At Anchorage, our team provides “Everything Houseboats”. This experienced team will find, build, renovate or maintain your ideal houseboat to meet your needs and budget.

We are a registered member of the Boating Industry of Australia, the leading industry body for boat manufacturers and brokers. This ensures we are kept up to date with the latest industry requirements and regulations.

Anchorage Houseboats is owned and operated by Phillip & Melanie Gourlay. Phil ran his own Engineering Business for 5 years and has a background as a master Boiler Maker with extensive experience in Stainless Steel Fabrication. Melanie provides business management experience, great organisational skills and a financial background for this business. Since 2010, they have led a team of qualified professionals who can repair, renovate or build your holiday home on the water. Anchorage has always led the way with electrical and solar power technology and this continues today.

We are the authorised dealer of Garmin GPS Systems and also the Victorian dealer and distributor of Grey Water Treatment systems that are a requirement for all new houseboats and second hand houseboats within the next 5 years.

Houseboat Sales is an important part of our service too. Whether it is buying (first time), selling, upgrading or an evaluation, our team will provide you with professional, ethical and knowledgeable service.

The Anchorage Factory is located at Factory B, 11 Eildon Road, Eildon (opposite the Eildon Caravan Park) The Anchorage Team is very confident of our ability to provide you with the best possible service for you, whether it is owning, renovating or building your dream houseboat for the water.