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Salty dog charters

Small deep sea fishing vessel manned by Dan and Phil. Fishing a bit slow in the morning largely due... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Paul G
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Fantastic day on the water!

Myself and a few friends went out with Dan and deckhand Colby on the weekend chasing Bluefin Tuna... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Matt L
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29 Apr 2018
“Salty dog charters”
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3 Osmonds Lane, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Small deep sea fishing vessel manned by Dan and Phil. Fishing a bit slow in the morning largely due to the variety of boats trying to follow Dan to the better fishing areas. Dan eventually eluded the followers. All day he continually made changes to...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Pre booked 23/1 to go deep sea charter for 2. on the 29/1,No worries, no problem. Booked accommodation also.. Owner said that he would keep intouch with us and would get others for the charter. Rang on the Saturday after our 3hr drive to get...More

7  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Myself and a few friends went out with Dan and deckhand Colby on the weekend chasing Bluefin Tuna. Had a bang on experience from the moment we stepped on board. Many charters try and stuff as many on board as possible and take a cookie...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Have not been on a lot of fishing charters but probably found this one to be the better one of all. Dan the skipper and Phil the deckhand were a very friendly pair of blokes, nothing was too much for them, even running a couple...More

Thank Howard K
Reviewed 26 April 2016

It’s not every day that you get the opportunity to go Tuna fishing, and for me this was a first, I have been on a few different fishing charters in the past, and like anyone contemplating going on a commercial fishing carter there are always...More

Thank Wanderingwillie73
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

A group of 4 friends chartered a full day fishing charter and were not disappointed. The experience from Dan and Chris the deck hand landed us a great feed of fresh fish. We are already looking at a time to book a 3rd trip with...More

Thank Shabelm01
Reviewed 5 September 2015

In Feb 2014 my son & I went on our 1st fishing charter with Salty Dog, little did we know that day would start a thrilling fishing adventure & a permanent bond with Salty Dog charters. Now, 30 odd charters later we still find the...More

1  Thank Steve-Jesse
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Dan and his deckhand Chris warned us of the terrible weather and the large swells but still said it was up to us. Five mates and I thought we'd just give it crack. Dan had initially planned to go out 13miles towards the shelf but...More

2  Thank Jan D
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