FAQ's Frequently Asked Questions
Do we need a boat License?
Yes a License is required to hire the boats. Any Current Australian licence is acceptable.
Do you need to see my Licence?
Yes under our conditions of operation we must sight your licence however you can fax us a copy.
What happens when I have booked a boat but the Weather has turned bad?
If the Weather is dangerous you will be refused the boat and your deposit refunded in full. There are varying degrees of bad weather and a bit of a sea breeze or light rain does not constitute bad or dangerous. If you decide that you do not want to go out we will happily transfer your booking to another day if it’s available.
I do not have a vehicle or a towbar on my vehicle how do launch the boat?
We can launch and retrieve the boat for you a $20.00 fee applies for this.
What does the security deposit cover?
Loss of any equipment and /or damage caused by recklessness or stupidity. Please Note in the case that the boat is damaged and the Insurance Company refuses to pay due to excessive alcohol consumption you will be required to pay for the full repairs.
I would like to book the boat for a week is there any discount?
Yes, if you book for a week you will only be charged for six days.
I do not have any Fishing Gear or Equipment Can I hire it? Yes you can hire crab nets, eskies and we have a small range of fishing tackle for sale.

Can I take the boat to a different location?
This is accessed on an individual basis and will incur a higher security deposit.

Do you have bait, burley and ice for sale?

Yes we have all bait, burley and ice at very reasonable prices.

Do you give instructions to where fish or crabs might be?

Yes we give out a detailed map of the harbour and give advice to where fish and crabs are being caught

Fish Species Calendar & Seasons
Fish Name Best Time Best Bait
King George whiting Winter months Cockles,squid, Bloodworms
Silver Whiting (Sand) Summer months Cockles Sqid Bloodworms
Garfish All Year round burley,gents
Snook Summer Months Lures (trolling)
Squid June, July August Squid Jigs
Flat Head All Year Round Cockles, Squid Worms
Snapper All Year except Nov. Squid, Large Fish Baits
Blue Swimmer crabs November to May Crab Nets with fish baits
Salmon Year round Lures or bait
Tommy Ruffs Year Round Cockles ,gents