Charters & Recreational Boating Services

At Southport Marina, Southport, NC

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Parrot Head Charters and Recreational Boating Services is committed to serving your boating or vacation needs in the Southeast North Carolina coastal areas of Brunswick and New Hanover Counties. Whether you are visiting or live on Bald Head Island, Caswell Beach, Holden Beach, Oak Island, Ocean Isle, Sunset Beach or in Southport or Wilmington, NC, we can help make your boating or vacation experience more enjoyable.

Experience Counts
With more than 55 years of recreational and professional experience operating power and sailboats (including off-shore deliveries); construction, brightwork, maintenance, repair, and renovation of pleasure boats (sail & power); combined with his marina management experience, Captain Tom Hetherington, owner and operator of
Parrot Head Charters and Recreational Boating Services, offers you quality service whether you engage him for your special boat trip, improving your boat handling skills, or care of your boat.

Charters/Boat Rides - - See the sites from a different perspective
U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captain, accommodating small parties up to 6, tailored to your needs and schedule. A unique experience for you and your family. Click here to learn more about our Charter/Boat Ride services.


Recreational Boating Services - - Committed to helping you enjoy your boating experience
On-water boat handling & coaching, boat delivery, repairs and equipment replacement & installation, and more. Click here to learn more about our Recreational Boating Services.