Better Fishing

Carrum VI, Australia

Better Fishing aim to give you a hands on fishing experience, letting you do the fishing yourself while providing some simple tips along the way. Getting fully involved with the whole process allows you to enjoy your day on the water to the full, and the fully trained staff will make sure you have a better fishing experience.

You will be fishing aboard a spacious Devil Cat boat whose dual hulls give a stable and comfortable ride. At 32 ft, the boat has ample space for up to ten passengers, making it the ideal platform both for live groups and for smaller parties who will enjoy having the boat to themselves. The boat is fully equipped with safety and navigation equipment, and it also has a private toilet on board.

Better Fishing target a variety of species and, fishing from Carrum, they allow you to experience the notorious Port Phillip Bay Snapper Fishing fun. Easily accessible from the bustling centre of Melbourne, they give you the chance to sample one of the highlights of fishing in Australia as you bait the hook, cast out, and hook your fish yourself for a truly rewarding experience. The knowledgeable team is always close to hand for help.

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About this listing

Boat Specs

Devil Cat (Catamaran) originally built in 1995. Powered by 2 400HP Cat engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

32 ft
10 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Targeted Species
King George Whiting
Marlin (Blue)

Marlin (Striped)
Shark (Gummy)

Shark (Mako)
Shark (Thresher)

Snapper (Pink)
Tuna (Albacore)

Tuna (Bluefin)
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
Life Jackets
Fly Fishing Equipment
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Wireless Trolling Motor
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License
Fly Fishing Equipment
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Disabled Accessible

15% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Bank Transfer.

About the Captain

Luke Taylor
Carrum, Victoria, Australia
Member since August 2016
Luke Taylor of Better Fishing simply loves to fish. He and his experienced deckies specialise in providing enjoyable days out for groups of all shapes and sizes, from families to girls days out to mates' fishing experiences and corporate experiences. He has spent a great deal of his life fishing for Snapper in Port Philip Bay and also enjoys targeting larger game fish.
Response time: 38 hours
Response rate: 33%