Deep Sea Charters - Reef Runner

Sydney Fish Markets, Pyrmont
Sydney NS, Australia

Deep Sea Charters offers reef fishing trips starting from the Sydney Fish Market. If you’re looking for a nice way to spend your weekend, meet new people, or have a boat to yourself, this is the place to be.

There are many fish around these reefs, including Snapper, Blue Groper, Sea Bream, Flathead, Snapper, Leatherjacket, and Coral Trout.

You will head out with Capt. Colin and his crew. These experienced fishermen will make sure you have a nice time out, enjoying while learning about the techniques. With multiple pick-up and points, your fishing trip with them can start from Casino Wharf, King Street Wharf, Thames Street Wharf, Milsons Point Wharf, or Rose Bay Wharf.

Both individuals and groups can be catered for: simply choose between a shared and a private trip to get the best fit for you and your friends.
As well as offering great fishing trips, Deep Sea Charters can also put you in a good position to see whales from April to September.

You will go fishing aboard Reef Runner. She’s a 45’ Randell commercial boat, and can take up to 12 people. The boat is powered by a 395HP GM Detroit engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 12 knots. She is fitted with a fishfinder, GPS, stores life jackets, and has a flybridge, an ice box, and toilet.

The crew will supply the rods, reel, tackle, and bait. They use quality gear, and will take you bottom fishing around reefs near Sydney. The trip rates include the license. Bring your camera, and put on warm clothing, wind and waterproof jacket, sunscreen and hat, sturdy shoes, sandwiches or rolls, a portable cooler, cooler bag or plastic bag to carry the fish home.
Hop onboard, and enjoy!

Deep Sea Charters offers reef fishing trips starting from the Sydney Fish Market. If you’re looking for a nice way to spend your weekend, meet new people, or have a boat to yourself, this is the place to be.

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  • Summer Private Trip (AM) - Weekend
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1567 private charter
  • Summer Private Trip (PM) - Weekend
    6 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 1567 private charter
  • Summer Private Trip (PM) - Weekday
    6 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 1175 private charter
  • Summer Private Trip (AM) - Weekday
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1175 private charter
  • Summer Shared Trip (PM) - Weekend
    7 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 156 per person (shared), 2 persons minimum
  • Summer Shared Trip (AM) - Weekend
    7 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 156 per person (shared), 2 persons minimum
  • Summer Shared Trip (PM) - Weekday
    7 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 117 per person (shared), 2 persons minimum
  • Summer Shared Trip (AM) - Weeekday
    7 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 117 per person (shared), 2 persons minimum
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Randell (Commercial) originally built in 1980, and restored in 2015. Powered by a 395HP GM Detroit engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 12 knots.

Length
45 ft
Capacity
12 persons
Types of Fishing
Offshore Fishing
5 to 7 Nautical Miles
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Shimano up to 50 Kg
Bottom Fishing
Off Sydney on local reefs
Trolling
Shimano
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Bream
 
Coral Trout

 
Flathead
 
Gurnard

 
Pike (Northern)
 
Redfish

 
Rockfish
 
Snapper (Red)

 
Wrasse (Bluethroat)
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
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
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 24 hours 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
As per local requirements
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% 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, Bank Transfer, PayPal.

About the Captain

Colin Wishart
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Member since July 2016
Captain Colin started fishing at the age of 12, around the waters of Shetland. He spent five years working onboard North Sea Rescue, and another five years working on lifeboats on the English Channel. In addition to his life long fishing experience, Capt. Colin has spent 32 years operating as a captain on Sydney Harbour. He started Deep Sea Charters in 2012, and since then has been running fishing trips. He and his crew will help anglers with techniques and will take you out to local reefs.
Response time: 4 hours
Response rate: 100%

Sydney Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.58 out of 5 stars from 8 reviews

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Though the boat and the equipment was basic and some of it had seen better days. The expertise, helpfulness and friendliness of Colin and Phil made up for it. We hit some pretty big swells, but Colin navigated those well and took us some where a bit calmer! Overall a very enjoyable day!

Fished October 7, 2017
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Fished October 2, 2017
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Collin & Phillip are very gentle & friendly. They are perfect.

Fished October 2, 2017
Colin Wishart (The Captain)
Replied to this review on October 2, 2017

John. I am glad you enjoyed your day. It was a pleasure having you aboard and look forward to next time. Colin

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