Join Fairdinkum Fishing Charters for a relaxing day of sportfishing along the tranquil and smooth waters of Townsville. For those wishing to cast lures and flies, this is a fantastic area to experience some of the best sight fishing that North Queensland has to offer, as you go after some prized fish in stunning waters
"The Punt" is a 20’ custom-built pontoon boat, designed to be easily accessible and spacious. It offers a stable and safe ride while comfortably seating 8 people, making it the perfect vessel for the whole family, corporate and social groups, as well as disabled anglers. No matter what skill level, Captain Glen Jepson can cater to you.
These waters are so productive that beginners will have plenty of fish to choose from, while avid anglers can go for hit after hit to fill the boat. Target a range of tough-fighting and delicious fish, and head home with a delicious treat as just rewards for your hard work.
If you’re looking to nab the prized Barramundi, come aboard in the height of summer from November through February. However, whenever you come, there’s something for you. Year-round, you can encounter Mangrove Jack, Fingermark, Grunter, Bream, Trevally, Queenfish, Queensland Groper, Estuary Cod, Salmon, and Flathead, so get ready to flex your fishing muscles.
You’ll practice catch and release on the majority of fish, but there’s plenty of delicious creatures for you to take home. So what are you waiting for? Grab the kids and grandparents or a group of friends, and join Fairdinkum Fishing Charters for a fun fishing adventure!
You Keep Catch
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Custom-made (Pontoon) originally built in 2010. Powered by a 75HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.
Townsville Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Fairdinkum Fishing Charters
- AU $110 per person - Half Day Trip – Dead Bait (4 hours)
- AU $130 per person - Half Day Trip – Live Bait (4 hours)
- AU $250 per person - Full Day Trip – Live Bait (8 hours)
- AU $350 per person - Extended Full Day Trip – Lures/Fly (10 hours)
- Air Conditioning
- Fighting Chair
- Live Bait Well
- Rods, reels & tackle
- Live Bait
- Fishing License
- River Fishing
- Inshore Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Bottom Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Salmon (Australian)
- Trevally (Giant)