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$ 1534 private charter
  • Summer Private Trip (PM) - Weekend
    6 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 1534 private charter
  • Summer Private Trip (AM) - Weekday
    6 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1150 private charter
  • Summer Private Trip (PM) - Weekday
    6 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 1150 private charter
  • Summer Shared Trip (AM) - Weeekday
    7 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 153 per person (shared), 4 persons minimum
  • Summer Shared Trip (AM) - Weekend
    7 hour trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 153 per person (shared), 4 persons minimum
  • Summer Shared Trip (PM) - Weekday
    7 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 153 per person (shared), 4 persons minimum
  • Summer Shared Trip (PM) - Weekend
    7 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 153 per person (shared), 4 persons minimum
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Bream
  Coral Trout
  Flathead
  Gurnard

  Pike (Northern)
  Redfish
  Rockfish
  Snapper (Red)

  Wrasse (Bluethroat)

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
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Drift Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License Included

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day 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 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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
Bank Transfer
PayPal

About the Captain

Colin Wishart
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Member since July 2016
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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: 6 hours
Response rate: 97%

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Customer Reviews

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The boat and the crew were very friendly and informatative. Unfortunately the conditions were very poor and we were stuck out at sea not catching much with most people on board suffering from sea sickness.  It was a really shame.

Fished February 24, 2018
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