Charter Information

CHARTER INFORMATION & PRICING

2.5-HOUR SHORT CHARTER (max 20)
Adults: $50
Kids (10 -15 years): $25
Kids (Under 10): Free

4-HOUR SCHEDULED CHARTER (max 20)
Adults: $80
Kids (10 -15 years): $40
Kids (Under 10): Free

6-HOUR GUMMY SHARK FISHING CHARTER (max 12)
Adults: $120
Kids (12+ years): $120
Kids (Under 10): UNSUITABLE

6-HOUR GUMMY SHARK/ SNAPPER COMBO FISHING CHARTER (max 12) – September-March only
Adults: $120
Kids (12+ years): $120
Kids (Under 10): UNSUITABLE

3-HOUR SNAPPER FISHING CHARTER (max 12) – September-March only
Adults: $80
Kids (12+ years): $80
Kids (Under 10): UNSUITABLE

FISHING CHARTER INFO:
Our regular charters are very family-friendly and include:

*all bait and tackle
*an excellent selection of food (BBQ sausage in bread, mini-pizzas, party pies/sausage rolls, salad & fruit snack packs and hot jam donuts)
*unlimited tea/coffee/hot milo & healthy snacks
*all legal-sized fish caught by you, cleaned, filleted and bagged (bag limits apply)

Drinks (spirit mixes, beer, cider, soft drink, and water), lollies, chocolates, chips and handwarmers are also available for purchase on board. The licensed bar is open between 11am-11pm. There is an accessible toilet on board and the vessel accommodates wheelchairs, mobility aids and strollers/pushers.

Fishing charters depart from and return to the end of Yarra Street, Geelong 3220, behind Fisherman’s Pier Restaurant and next to where the helicopter lands. Sometimes, due to better parking, or better access on to the boat, the charter may leave from St. Helen’s Ramp, North Geelong 3215.

You are requested to arrive at the departure point at least 10 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.

FISHING CHARTER SCHEDULE (updated 20/05/2021 – only the below dates left available, fully booked charter dates are removed):

MAY 2021 – no more charters available in May.

JUNE 2021 (Queens Bday W/E -12-14/6)
Sat 19th 8am-12pm (regular) LIMITED SPOTS
Sun 20th 9am-1pm (regular) LIMITED SPOTS

Mon 21st June – Sat 4th September – CLOSED FOR WINTER.

**Anyone looking to re-book a charter (that has been postponed due to poor weather conditions), but cannot find dates suitable above, is welcome to book later in the year when the weather will improve. The schedule for September onwards will be released on 15th July, 2021.

What a great way to spend a day or evening!

Please note: pricing is subject to change, minimum numbers are required for each charter and poor or dangerous weather conditions will result in a charter being postponed or cancelled. Fishing licences are also required for people aged 18-69, unless exempt. Visit https://vfa.vic.gov.au/recreational-fishing/fishing-licence to purchase prior to participating in a charter.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL and can be made online, messaging via FB messenger on the FB page or calling/texting Tracy/Brian on 0491 713 236. Whilst COVID19 restrictions are in place, pencilled bookings for dates will be accepted with a valid gift voucher number.

PAYMENTS:
Places are only confirmed once payment has been received.

EFTPOS:
Payments can be made over the phone via credit card. Please bring the credit card used for payment with you on the day of the trip to be sighted.

BANK TRANSFER:
Payments can also be made via bank transfer. Please contact us for the details.

Prices valid 01/01/2020 (and subject to change without notice)

COVID-19 MEASURES:
*All passengers must verify their postcode with ID. Anyone from restricted postcodes will be refused entry and advised to return home.

  • The vessel and the tackle provided is completely disinfected and sanitised between charters
  • Running water & soap is available in the toilet, wet (disinfectant) wipes, and concentrated sanitiser gel is available widely on board
    *Buckets of salt water and fresh towels are provided for each family/household group
  • The maximum number of people allowed on board is determined by the Covid19 restrictions in place at the time, to accommodate social distancing measures required at the time.
    *Separate household plates of food are prepared and given to individual groups using washed/sanitised containers and disposable cutlery.
    *Social distancing is in place across the vessel