The leaning post boat seat is mainly used for single deck open hull boats where the console is in the middle of the boat. They tend to have holders for 4 fishing rods as well as a foot rail and a hand rail for leverage. Often they have a removable backrest and cushions.
The Captain’s Chair are often seen used on a flybridge, a sliding component is often built in to allow a range of comfortable positions for the captain who may be spending many hours at a time on his seat. There are a range of varaiables in a captains chair but a good one will have padded armrests on treated aluminium brackets.
The Swivel seat is mainly found on fishing boats as it is removable generally via plastic tracks fitted to the boat and swivels the full 360 degrees, they aalso tend to be built to be totally anti corrosive due to the extreme salty conditions the fisherman can find himself in.
The cushioned seat on top of the boat’s ice chest is another type of common boat seat as is the quick flip seat, the bucket seat, the Proform seat, the lounge seat, the bench seat and the stern seat.
Below you will find a range of Boat Seat retailers in Australia to help you find what you are looking for: