Awesome SA Charters offers exciting inshore (Cape Jervis or North Haven) and offshore fishing trips around Kangaroo Island and south of mainland Fleurieu Peninsula. Your adventure starts out of Wirrina Cove, South Australia, where your skipper will be waiting for you. He’ll take you on a trip to the best fishing spots and make sure you have the best experience possible. Pick your day and come discover Australia’s wonderful marine world!

The vessel you’ll be using is a 27’ Young Craft aluminum fishing boat that can accommodate up to 8 fishos. Thanks to its twin 225 HP Honda engines, it will take you to the fish in no time. The boat is equipped with all the modern fishfinder, GPS, radio, as well as radar technology in order to ensure an efficient and safe trip. There’s also a portable toilet you can use.

The species you can chase on your trip include Queen and Pink Snapper, Nannygai, Bluefin Tuna, Crab, Squid, as well as Gummy Shark. Using light and heavy tackle, you can bottom bounce, deep sea fish, and troll in order to attract your prey. The fish you catch is yours to take it home and enjoy lovely meals with your loved ones.

The crew takes care of all the fishing rods, reels, tackle, and lures you’ll need for a great trip. Just arrive on time and bring any food and drinks you want.

Enjoy your next fishing adventure with Awesome SA Charters



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    4 Hour – Whole Boat Deal Inshore CJ
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 3:00 PM
    Price for 2 persons
    US $245
    Designed for a quick trip to see if you like fishing on a boat. Upgradeable to a longer trip only when you book. Departure times vary depending on the day. You can depart from Wirrina Cove Boat Ramp, or Cape Jervis Boat Ramp. Bring your own food and drinks and also leave eskies in the car as the crew provides bags to keep your catch. Please reconfirm your bookings 3-5 days ahead via SMS.
    Targeted fish
    Snook
    Snook
    Salmon (Australian)
    Australian Salmon
    Whiting
    Whiting
    Wrasse (Humphead)
    Humphead Wrasse
    Wrasse (Bluethroat)
    Bluethroat Wrasse
    Trevally (Silver)
    Silver Trevally
    Crab
    Crab
    Squid
    Squid
  • Shared trip
    5 Hour Trip – Offshore Deep Sea
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Price for 2 persons
    US $291
    Enjoy 6 hours out chasing many different Smallish species such as King George Whiting, Mackerel, Garfish, Flathead, and Squid, or have a shot for some bigger fish like Snapper, Nanigai, Gummy Shark, and Blue Morwong. Departure from Wirrina Cove or Cape Jervis at 6:30 a.m. BYO food and drinks. We provide all your fishing gear. Confirm again your booking via SMS 3 to 5 days before booking accommodation.
  • Shared trip
    6 Hour Trip – Inshore CJ
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Price for 2 persons
    US $331
    Enjoy 6 hours out chasing various smallish species of fish such as King George Whiting, Garfish, Mackerel, Flathead, Crab, and Squid. Reconfirm your booking 3 to 5 days before making any accommodation bookings via SMS. Departure from Cape Jervis or Wirrina Cove depending on the day.
    Targeted fish
    Snook
    Snook
    Salmon (Australian)
    Australian Salmon
    Whiting
    Whiting
    Wrasse (Bluethroat)
    Bluethroat Wrasse
    Trevally (Silver)
    Silver Trevally
    Crab
    Crab
  • Shared trip
    8 Hour Trip – Inshore Smaller Fish
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Price for 2 persons
    US $397
    Enjoy a full day out chasing species such as King George Whiting, Flathead, Salmon, Leather Jacket, Wrasse, Garfish, Mackerel, Squid, and, if you depart from North Haven, Blue Swimmer Crab. With the extra time to sometimes find Sting Ray and Shark in the warmer months. Please remember to reconfirm your booking by sending an SMS 3 to 5 days ahead before you make any accommodation bookings.
    Targeted fish
    Snook
    Snook
    Salmon (Australian)
    Australian Salmon
    Whiting
    Whiting
    Wrasse (Bluethroat)
    Bluethroat Wrasse
    Trevally (Silver)
    Silver Trevally
    Crab
    Crab
  • Shared trip
    8 Hour Trip – Offshore Deep Sea
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Price for 2 persons
    US $423
    Have a great time targeting bigger species, such as Snapper, Gummy Shark, Nannygai, and Blue Morwong. Depart from Cape Jervis. BYO food and drinks. The crew provides all your fishing gear but you're welcome to bring your own. Just reconfirm your booking by sending an SMS 3 to 5 days before booking any accommodation.
    Targeted fish
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
    Snapper (Pink)
    Pink Snapper
    Queen Snapper (Australian)
    Australian Queen Snapper
    Shark (Gummy)
    Gummy Shark
    Nannygai
    Nannygai
  • Shared trip
    9 Hour Trip – Tuna / Deep Sea
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    9 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Price for 2 persons
    US $463
    Enjoy the day out chasing Bluefin Tuna, Kingfish, Snapper, Nannygai, Gummy Shark, Blue Morwong, more. You'll depart from Cape Jervis or Wirrina Cove at 6:30 a.m. but the time is flexible. Bring your own food and drinks. Sashimi may be provided depending on the weather. The captain will provide all the fishing gear but you're welcome to bring your own to try. The captain also asks you to reconfirm your booking via SMS 3 to 5 days ahead before booking.
    Targeted fish
    Tuna (Bluefin)
    Bluefin Tuna
    Snapper (Pink)
    Pink Snapper
    Queen Snapper (Australian)
    Australian Queen Snapper
    Whiting
    Whiting
    Shark (Gummy)
    Gummy Shark
    Wrasse (Bluethroat)
    Bluethroat Wrasse
    Trevally (Silver)
    Silver Trevally
    Nannygai
    Nannygai
    Squid
    Squid
  • Private trip
    4 Hour – Inshore Beginner NH Deal
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Price for up to 8 persons
    US $447
    Targeting smaller fish such as Garfish, Whiting, Mackerel, Leather Jacket, Squid, and Crab. Depart from North Haven at 6:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., or 3:30 p.m. The times vary due to the weather and bookings and are to be reconfirmed via SMS by the captain.
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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.3 / 5
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Boat
Excellent
4.2 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.4 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.2 / 5
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Brendan C.
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Phenomenal fishing charter - great day out 5/5

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Offshore Deep Sea on January 26, 2024
A fantastic fishing charter. Dave our skipper was incredibly accomodating, well organised and an all round top bloke. Had a...
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Fred C.
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Big day out

VERIFIED   Trip for Fred on December 12, 2023
After the worst storms in Adelaide for years I was a bit concerned with the weather near KI The crossing was not too...
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Harry S.
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VERIFIED   9 Hour Trip – Tuna / Deep Sea on December 28, 2023
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Yasmin P.
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An awesome experience, the captain was great.

VERIFIED   5 Hour Trip – Offshore Deep Sea on December 23, 2023
All together a great experience, unfortunately the snapper and tuna were not on the bite.
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Michael R.
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VERIFIED   9 Hour Trip – Tuna / Deep Sea on March 3, 2023
Party of 8 but no deckhand. Sure sometimes there are no fish but the skipper didn’t really inspire confidence that he knew...
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FAQs about Awesome SA Charters

Awesome SA Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • AU $185 per person - 4 Hour – Whole Boat Deal Inshore CJ (4 hours)
  • AU $220 per person - 5 Hour Trip – Offshore Deep Sea (6 hours)
  • AU $250 per person - 6 Hour Trip – Inshore CJ (6 hours)
  • AU $300 per person - 8 Hour Trip – Inshore Smaller Fish (8 hours)
  • AU $320 per person - 8 Hour Trip – Offshore Deep Sea (8 hours)
  • AU $350 per person - 9 Hour Trip – Tuna / Deep Sea (9 hours)
  • AU $675 per group - 4 Hour – Inshore Beginner NH Deal (4 hours)

When you book a trip with Awesome SA Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Trips booked with Awesome SA Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures

Awesome SA Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Awesome SA Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Awesome SA Charters include:
  • Crab
  • Nannygai
  • Queen Snapper (Australian)
  • Shark (Gummy)
  • Snapper (Pink)
  • Squid
  • Tuna (Bluefin)

Meet the Charter Operator

Awesome SA Charters
Cape Jervis, South Australia, Australia
5 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since November 2021
Awesome SA Charters takes you on a fishing trip you won't easily forget. Discover the lovely marine world of South Australia and make memories of a lifetime!

About this listing

Targeted species

Crab Crab
Nannygai Nannygai
Queen Snapper (Australian) Australian Queen Snapper
Shark (Gummy) Gummy Shark

Boat specs

Young Craft (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2010. Powered by 2 225HP Honda engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
27 ft
Capacity
8 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Radar

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
You Keep Catch

Payment

Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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