Frequently Asked Questions

 

How many people can go out on a charter?

We can cater up to 10 people per charter.

How many hours does a charter go for?

Our full day charter trips normally leave at 7.00am and return at 4.00pm.

Do I need to organise a whole group to book a charter?

No. We understand that some people can't get a whole group together. We keep a record of persons interested in going on a charter ensuring that everyone will get out on a trip.

Are kids welcome?

Yes, as we also have kids of our own who love to get on the sea we understand that they don't like missing out on the fun. All responsibilities and supervision must be by a parent/guardian as we have other responsibilities to attend to whilst we are at sea. We prefer children to be aged over 12 years. However we will cater for family groups with small children. But we strongly emphasise that ALL RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THEIR SUPERVISION IS THAT OF THE ATTENDING PARENTS/GUARDIANS.

How do I book?

To book you can either ring Clint on 0427 387 370 or Kathryn on 0407 975 619, or email us.

How much does it cost?

Prices vary depending on charter or marine tours. Best to give us a call and we can let you know straight away.

Do I need to pay a deposit to book a charter?

A $300 deposit is required to guarantee your booking. 7 days notice is needed for cancellation or it is a loss of deposit.

What payment methods do you offer?

We accept cash, cheque and direct banking. Cheques cannot be accepted on the day of the charter except if cleared by the skipper. Direct banking needs to be done 3 days before charter.

How can I purchase a gift voucher?

Simply give us a ring or email us and we will take care of the rest.

What do I need to bring on the day?

Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, your own lunch, waterproof jacket and a cooler box to take fish home. We supply water, cool drinks and all the rods, reels, tackle and bait.

Can we bring our own tackle?

Yes, you are welcome to bring any of your own favourite gear but we won't be held responsible for any loss or damage that may occur.

Do you supply food or drinks?

For full day charters and 2 hour tours we supply water, cool drinks and some nibbles.

Do you supply lifejackets, first aid, etc?

All of our safety gear on board is up to date and in accordance with regulations.

Is there a toilet on board?

Yes.

Where do you launch from?

We leave from the Port MacDonnell boat ramp situated across from the local tackle shop.

What is weather is bad on the day I've booked?

As we cannot control the weather we will contact you if we feel it will be unsafe or unfishable and organise another date.

Am I guaranteed to catch fish?

Sadly we can't guarantee that everyone will have luck landing a fish but we will try our hardest.

Do we keep the fish we catch?

Yes, all fish is kept by passengers.

Do you clean our catch?

Yes, all catches get cleaned for you.

Can I bring a banana on the boat?

Oh hell no! Skipper would have a fit and blame it on the poor catch for the day!

How do I contact you?

Visit our site's Contact page for all the details.