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Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef Fishing Charters

Highlights
  • Receive fishing tips from a guide on a Whitsundays cruise
  • Your catches will be cleaned and put on ice for you
  • Snacks or lunch included, depending on option selected
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Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef Fishing Charters
From US$ 105.91
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Half Day Whitsunday Islands AM
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Whitsunday Fishing Charters is the longest established outer island fishing charter in the Whitsundays! Charters depart daily from Abel Point Marina in Airlie Beach.
From US$ 105.91
Half Day Whitsunday Islands PM
Whitsunday Fishing Charters is the longest established outer island fishing charter in the Whitsundays! Charters depart daily from Abel Point Marina in Airlie Beach.
From US$ 105.91
Full Day Whitsunday Islands
Whitsunday Fishing Charters is the longest established outer island fishing charter in the Whitsundays! Charters depart daily from Abel Point Marina in Airlie Beach
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Overview
Discover the best fishing spots in the Whitsunday Islands and around the Great Barrier Reef on a fishing charter from Airlie Beach. After a high-powered ride out to sea, you'll have the chance to catch fish species like red emperor, spangled emperor, coral trout, cod, mackerel, tuna, and more.
What to Expect
Whitsunday Fishing Charters offer a variety of tours including-

Half day charter around the Whitsunday Islands offering two tour times daily (07:30am-12pm OR 13:00pm- 17:30pm)
Full day charter around the Whitsunday Islands departing at 07:30am and returning at 16:30pm
Full day charter to the Great Barrier Reef departing at 07:30am and returning at approximately 5:00pm

All charters include courtesy transfers from/to accommodation, all bait and tackle, fishing tuition, catch cleaned and put on ice, morning tea, lunch (full day only) and afternoon tea.

Please bring your hat, sunscreen sunnies, camera, BYO Alcohol (Cans), light jacket in cooler months and big smiles. 

Yes, we do have amenities onboard both vessels.
Reviews (19)
1 - 5 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2018
The other passengers can make it or break it

We were unlucky that five of the ten passengers were rowdy Irish backpackers still drunk from the night before. There were supposed to be six of them, but one never made it past the hangover. The other five kept us waiting for half an hour....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 23 July 2018
Best Whitsundays Fishing Charter!

Whitsunday Fishing Charters were referred by locals and we are delighted with our Half Day fishing experience. Caught a big Black Jewfish on the first stop then caught a variety of good eating fish (including Sweetlips) for the next few hours at each stop. Chris...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JoeyDavey
Reviewed 15 July 2018
Fantastic day and great value

This was a fantastic day out. I took my 15 and 16 yr old boys out for the morning trip past Hayman island and it didn't disappoint. Lachie caught 3 fish including an 8kg Saddletail Snapper (Nannygai), Campbell caught a Black Jewfish and I caught...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gregwall2018
WFC261596, Manager at Whitsunday Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hello Gregwall2018, Thank you for your recent review. Sounds like you had a great day out with your family! I am thrilled we exceeded your expectations and I'll be sure to pass on your feedback. Thanks again.

Reviewed 13 June 2018
So much fun and so many fish!

Had a fantastic time on the half day reef fishing tour! It was my first time fishing and the crew were really helpful, from picking us up from our hotel, to teaching me how to fish and helping me whenever I struggled. The boat fits...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 27 May 2018
Fun!

We went of this trip to have our first experience of fishing and it was so much fun! The boat is not very big, which is good because it gives you a more personal experience, and well equipped. We caught some fish and decided to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Tanya M
WFC261596, Manager at Whitsunday Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hello Tanya M, Thank you for your review and your kind words. Sounds like the perfect day out! Caught fish, great experience, eating your catch that night at Fish D'vine and some local wildlife. Thanks again.

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