Southern Coast Charters - Portland

41 Gipps St
Port Fairy VI, Australia

* Southern Coast Charters are onto some decent schools of Tuna at the moment, don’t miss out - book in for a Portland Tuna fishing trip on the largest fishing charter boat in the area *

Southern Coast Charters run thrilling offshore fishing trips in Portland, Victoria, targeting Southern Bluefin and Albacore Tuna.

Their 60 ft custom-made Cruiser boat is powered by twin 650HP Yanmar engines, and is equipped with GPS, fishfinder, VHF radio and radar. It can comfortably accommodate and sleep up to 10 anglers, and is fitted with a flybridge, two tier decks, fighting chair, outriggers, downriggers, centrerigger, tuna tubes, live-bait tank and ice-box. It also features reverse cycle air-conditioning, 9 comfortable bunks, kitchen with fridge and freezer, toilet and hot shower, and TV with DVD player.

Southern Coast Charters use high-quality fishing gear, and will show you the best techniques to reel in these beasts. They run overnight liveaboard charters that head out to King Island, an area which offers the option of deep sea fishing if weather is favourable, or staying anchored in the sheltered waters. Trips include all necessary fishing equipment, live bait and lures, food, drinks, and cleaning of your catch. Recreational fishing licenses are required for the state of Victoria.

* Southern Coast Charters are onto some decent schools of Tuna at the moment, don’t miss out - book in for a Portland Tuna fishing trip on the largest fishing charter boat in the area *

Southern Coast Charters run thrilling offshore fishin


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About this listing

Boat Specs

Custom Made (Cruiser) originally built in 2015. Powered by 2 650HP Yanmar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.

Length
60 ft
Capacity
13 persons
Types of Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Bowfishing
Handline
Flounder Gigging
Targeted Species
 
Tuna (Albacore)
 
Tuna (Bluefin)
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
bedroom
9 berth
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
ICE MAKER
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
CLEANING ONLY
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
REQUIRED
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

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

30% 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, Visa, Mastercard.

About the Captain

Barry Pender
Port Fairy, Victoria, Australia
Member since August 2015
I first started fishing in Port Philip and Western Port Bay with my father in his home-built timber cabin cruiser, about 50 years ago. This is where my interest in boats and fishing all began. I have been fishing in the Warrnambool and Port Fairy area since 1967. When I was a kid I built model boats, and about 15 years ago I thought I’d make my model a bit bigger and built my first 12 metre jet powered catamaran. This was when we first started charter fishing in the area. Although the
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