About Us

Why choose the Anchorage Houseboats 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 Gourlay. Phil ran his own engineering business for 5 years and has a background as a master boilermaker with extensive experience in stainless steel fabrication. Since 2010, Phil has 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 for Garmin GPS Systems, the preferred installer for TrackSat satellite systems and offer Control4 with Greenstar Technologies, Victoria’s Diamond Level Authorised Dealer.

Houseboat Sales is an important part of our service too. Whether you are a first time  buyer, selling or upgrading our team will provide you with a professional, ethical and knowledgeable service.

Our primary building and renovating premises is located at Factory B, 11 Eildon Road, Eildon, with our secondary premises located at The Eildon Boat Club to accommodate further renovations. Our knowledgeable team at Anchorage Houseboats and Anchorage Electrical is very confident in our ability to provide you with the best possible service, from start to finish, whether it is buying, renovating or building your dream houseboat for the water.