Brad Smith Fishing - Edgetracker

River Drive
Surfers Paradise QL, Australia

Brad Smith Fishing Charters offers fishing trips to seasoned and novice fishermen. With two well equipped boats, Brad and Clint can make your trip memorable. More importantly, they will teach you some tricks about proper fishing techniques.

So, what’s in store? Flathead, Whiting, Bream, Tailor, Trevally, Mulloway, and Mangrove Jack. If you want to get these fish, but can’t find a spot here, no worries. Just head down, and click on the charter operator’s name to see available dates on the second boat.

In the meantime, let’s have a look at Brad’s boat. The longest serving guide in the area, Brad has vast knowledge of the techniques and local waterways. He likes teaching people to position the bait well, and will be at your disposal throughout the day. With him, you’ll be fishing Tweed River or Gold Coast waters.

Your vessel for the day is a Stessl Edgetracker boat. She is powered by a 30 HP Honda engine, and is ideal for taking one or two clients. The boat’s primary intended for personalized lure and fly fishing trips. The vessel is stable and has enough room for fishing. It comes with a sunroof and comfortable seating. Your guide will provide you with quality tackle and lures.

When coming onboard, bring snacks or a bigger meal, or soft drinks of choice. When packing for the trip, put on comfortable clothes and footwear, bring a cap, sunglasses, and sunblock. And don’t forget your camera!

The Tweed River is a must see for visiting anglers. It’s home to a wide array of fish, and boasts stunning scenery. Brad’s expertise will make your outing worth the while. Get your backpack, and hop onboard!

Brad Smith Fishing Charters offers fishing trips to seasoned and novice fishermen. With two well equipped boats, Brad and Clint can make your trip memorable. More importantly, they will teach you some tricks about proper fishing techniques.

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About this listing

Boat Specs

Stessl (Commercial) originally built in 2017. Powered by a 30HP Honda engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
18 ft
Capacity
2 persons
Types of Fishing
River Fishing
Tweed River, and Gold Coast
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Black Jewfish
 
Bream, Fingermark

 
Flathead
 
Grunter (Javelin)

 
King George Whiting
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Ice Box
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 3 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

10% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker 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.

About the Charter Operator

Brad Smith Fishing Charters
Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Member since September 2015
The crew behind the Brad's Smith Fishing Charters are seasoned anglers who run fishing trips around the Gold Coast and Tweed regions. Combined, their experience spans over four decades. They want to provide an unforgettable fishing trips to their customers, and have all the right skills to make that happen. Brad Smith is the longest serving guide in South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales. He got into fishing at a young age, and has been passionate about it ever since. He knows these waterways, and likes sharing his knowledge with customers onboard. Clint Ansell has been fishing the pristine waters for over 15 years. Having learnt a lot from his mentor, Brad, Clint has the skills and how-tos to make your outing enjoyable. He’d love to teach his customers about the right way to present bait, and loves working with both seasoned anglers and novice fishermen. The waters are calm, and you'll target Flathead, Whiting, Bream, Tailor, Trevally, Mulloway and Mangrove Jack.