Reel Chase Charters: 57’ Amokura

Port Douglas Marina
Port Douglas QL, Australia

Reel Chase offers the best in light and heavy tackle fishing. Skippered by Captain Brett Goetze, who has been in the industry since 2000, this charter service can make your dreams come true. Target the mighty Black Marlin, fish with poppers for monster Giant Trevally, or chase down many of the pelagic species which roam the Great Barrier Reef. All you need to do is pick a target.

The vessel, Amokura, integrates exciting fishing with luxury, comfort and an A1 service. Whilst on the charter your every need is catered for with an eye for detail by our experienced, professional and dedicated team. Built by Assegai Marine and first launched in 2001, the luxurious, state-of-the-art Amokura offers a 5* fishing experience in the world famous fishing grounds around Port Douglas.

Powered by twin C-18 Cat engines, the boat has 2000 HP and can easily hit speeds of up to 35 knots. Even at these speeds, the low centre of gravity and deep-vee hull make for a smooth and extremely comfortable ride.

Onboard are two cabins that share a modern bathroom complete with shower, electric toilet. luxurious towels and quality fittings, as well as a master bedroom with its own ensuite. A desalinator allows unlimited fresh water to be available on board, and a large comfortable lounge area in the flybridge offers unrivaled views of the fishing action.

Located just 30 miles from the only known Black Marlin breeding ground in the world on the continental shelf, Port Douglas is an iconic starting point for Marlin fishing. Just 80 minutes ride from world-famous locations such as Linden Bank, Opal Ridge, Ribbon Reefs, Jewell Reef and the Seamount, ReelChase charters are perfectly situated to help you catch the fish of a lifetime.

Amokura has already been host to multiple ‘granders’ (Marlins weighing over 1000lbs). Let Reel Chase Charters put you on the fish you’ll never forget.

Reel Chase offers the best in light and heavy tackle fishing. Skippered by Captain Brett Goetze, who has been in the industry since 2000, this charter service can make your dreams come true. Target the mighty Black Marlin, fish with poppers for monst


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  • Full Day Trip
    8 hour trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 2784 private charter
  • Multi Day Trip- Great Barrier Reef
    Overnight stay, liveaboard, 5 day minimum, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 2784 private charter / day
  • Multi Day Trip- Lizard Island Reefs
    Overnight stay, liveaboard, 2 day minimum, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 2784 private charter / day
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Coral Trout
  Marlin (Black)
  Marlin (Blue)
  Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)

  Trevally (Giant)
  Tuna (Dogtooth)
  Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Assegai (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 2001. Powered by 2 2000HP Caterpillar C-18s engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 35 knots.

Length
57 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Outriggers
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Lunch

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
Bank Transfer
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2% fee.

About the Captain

Brett Goetze
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
Member since June 2015
Captain Brett Goetze has been in the fishing charter industry since the year 2000. He specializes in light and heavy tackle fishing for the many species that roam the Great Barrier Reef.
Response time: 14 hours
Response rate: 75%

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