Wherry Yacht Charter
Caring for the Broads' last wherry fleet

Charter a wherry for your special occasion, or for a relaxing family holiday.

All charter customers receive complimentary membership of the Friends of WYC.

Social media

You can find us on Twitter - @WYCCT, Facebook - Wherry Yacht Charter and Instagram - @wycctnorfolk.

Contact us: bookings

For chartering, scheduled sailings and all booking enquiries, please contact us using the details below.

  • Email: for private enquiries
  • Email: for trade enquiries
  • Post: Wherry Yacht Charter, The Wherry Base, Barton House, Hartwell Road, Wroxham, NORWICH, NR12 8TL
  • Important: this address is for postal use only - our wherry base is not open to the public or for in-person enquiries.
  • Phone: leave a message on (01603) 781475 and we will return your call.

Please note that our small organisation is staffed by volunteers, and we are not able to keep 'office hours'. If you telephone, you will need to leave a message, which we will respond to as soon as possible and generally within 24 hours - please state your phone number clearly and when would be best to call you. If you do not receive a reply within 48 hours your contact details may have been unclear, so please contact us again. In general we would encourage you to email us if at all possible, since this will let us reply to you late in the evening or at other times that are not appropriate for a phone call.

Membership enquiries

You can contact the Friends with any enquiries about a new or existing membership. As above, email is the preferred means of contact. To join as a Friend and/or make a one-off donation, you can also use our online Friends form.

  • Email:
  • Post: Friends of Wherry Yacht Charter, 25 Abinger Way, NORWICH, NR4 6LJ
  • Phone: leave a message on (01603) 507088 (please do not use this number for booking enquiries)

Other enquiries

To volunteer or offer any other support, for any enquiries about our activities (other than bookings), and for details about Legacies, please contact the Friends (as above) in the first instance and your message will be directed accordingly.


At present we are not able to accept credit or debit card payments. We are happy to receive direct bank payments for sailings, membership and donations - please contact us for details. If making a payment by cheque, please make it payable to Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust (or WYCCT) and include your contact details or membership number on the back. Cheques can be posted to the Friends membership address above.

For details of how we use any personal information you send us, please see our privacy policy.

Wherry Yacht Charter is a registered charity (as Wherry Yacht Charter Charitable Trust), number 1096073

WYC is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, RDPE, Geoffrey Watling Trust, Town Close Estate Charity and others.

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