Elizabeth E II Fishing Cruises

Mulherin Drive
Mackay Harbour QL, Australia

Elizabeth E II Fishing Cruises specializes in providing the ultimate in luxury fishing adventures, taking groups on multi-day tours lasting anywhere from 4 to 10 days, where 5-star service meets world-class fishing.

Elizabeth E II Fishing Cruises travel to areas across the entirety of the Coral Sea, from the Swains Reefs to the Torres strait islands and everywhere in between, giving you the chance to fish in spots few people ever go to, and swim amongst some of the most untouched parts of the Great Barrier Reef.

The Elizabeth E II is a 108 ft mega yacht which was completely restored in 2017, and now acts as a floating hotel, carrying groups of up to 24 guests in sumptuous luxury while also providing an unbeatable fishing platform.

The vessel boasts a fully air-conditioned interior with 24 comfortable ensuite berths, a full galley and dining area with delicious food prepared by professional chefs throughout the day, a fully-licenced bar, and one of the most well-trained and hard-working crews in the country.

But you’re not here to just take a cruise - you’re here to fish! The Elizabeth E II is a fully-fledged fishing machine, with the latest electronics to put you on the best spots, and top-of-the-line fishing tackle available upon request, with the choice of bottom fishing, popping, and jigging to bring in the huge range of species found on the reef

If you want to spend your time in the water, not just on it, you can also get up close and personal with the boat’s spearfishing equipment, as well as simply swimming and snorkeling to explore the reef’s vibrant wonder. If you all decide to you can also stop off at remote islands, walking white sandy beaches few people have ever set foot on.

Elizabeth E II Fishing Cruises offers you the chance to sail among the most famously beautiful waters in the world aboard one of the finest vessels in Australia. Quite simply, Elizabeth E II Fishing Cruises offers you the best few days of your life!


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  • Private trip
    Multi-Day Trip - Private Charter
      FREE Cancellation 60 days notice
    4 days trip, starts at 7:00 PM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    US$ 5836
    up to 16 persons / day
    + US$ 364
    each additional person / day
    A multi-day trip, exploring a range of territories across the entirety of the Coral Sea; from Swains Reefs to the Torres Strait Islands and anything in between.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great)
Coral Trout
Crab
Sailfish

Snapper (Red)
Trevally (Giant)

Boat Specs

Norman R.Wright & Sons (Mega yacht) originally built in 1983, and restored in 2017. Powered by 2 300HP Caterpillar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 10 knots.

Length
108 ft
Capacity
24 persons

Types of Fishing

Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Popping
Handline
Spearfishing

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 60 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

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
American Express
Checks
Bank Transfer

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

About the Captain

Shane Steele
Mackay Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Member since October 2015
Captain Shane Steele is an experienced seafarer and fisherman who has been working aboard the Elizabeth E II since 1994, starting as a deck hand, and working his way up through skill and dedication to captain what has now become his second home.