Deep End Fishing Charters

31 Parkyn Parade
Mooloolaba QL, Australia

Deep End Fishing Charters is owned and operated by local fishing experts with 40 years experience. Skipper Glen and the Deep End crew will take you to where the fish are biting, and provide for all your fishing requirements.

Hop aboard the ‘MV Gunbarrel’, a 9m (32ft) Marlin Broadbill custom built for fishing with a spacious, covered deck and a full range of gear for all types of fishing. Choose from 5hr, 7hr, 9hr, full-day or private tours in reef and deep sea fishing. Carrying a maximun of 7 persons per trip, you’ll enjoy personalised service and plenty of space to fish. Groups of up to 7 people have the pleasure of the full vessel with crew for private fishing parties.

Target a wide variety of fish species including Emperor, Pearl Perch, Snapper and Jewfish and many others on the reefs, or head out deep sea for Dolphin Fish, Mackerel, Bonito, Yellow-fin Tuna & other blue water game fish in season.

Or if you like calm water fishing we will take you on the Maloolah river and chase some of the many estuary species including Jewfish, Mangrove Jack, Flathead, Bream, Whiting

Deep End Fishing Charters provide you with all rods, reels and tackle, bait and ice, trip fishing license, refreshments, fish cleaning and bagging, as well as instruction & advice if required.

- Maximum of 7 people fishing
- Fast stable twin hull boat cruises at 20 knots which means more fishing time
- You fish with top quality rods and reels spooled with BRAIDED fishing line
- Personalized with the skipper, who is the owner of the business

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    3 Hour Private Sightseeing Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    3 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 338
    up to 7 persons
    On this trip you will see some wonderful sites of the Sunshine Coasts, including watching Whales, Dolphins and Turtles. This is a very scenic tour for the whole family or friends on their own private charter. Max 7 people per trip
  • Shared trip
    12 Hour Maxi Day
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 195
    per person
    This maxi day is the ultimate fishing experience taking you to the best offshore reefs the Sunshine Coast has to offer. You should expect to haul in some monsters from the deep blue, big reef fish and monster pelagics. This trip a per person max 7 people (FULL BOAT BOOKING ONLY)
  • Shared trip
    8 Hour Night Trip
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 4:00 PM
    US$ 165
    per person
    This trip we leave late afternoon at 4pm and return at midnight. You will fish the evening when the night predators are prowling about. This is when the big reef fish really fire at night. This is a unique experience that will see you fish before sunset and then into the night chasing the monsters. Max 7 people per trip.
  • Shared trip
    Full Day- Reef & Light Game
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    9 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    US$ 165
    per person
    This trip is for the experienced fishermen who want to go to the best offshore reefs on the Sunshine Coast. You will have a day to remember catching Snapper, Pearl Perch, Red Emperor, Tuskfish, Cod, Wahoo, Spanish Mackerel, Marlin, Tuna, Kingfish and many other species. Max 7 people per trip.
  • Shared trip
    3/4 Day Reef & Light Game
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    7 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    US$ 135
    per person
    This 3/4 day trip will take you to deeper waters, targeting Reef Fish and Light Game including Mahi Mahi, Spanish Mackerel, Bonito, Yellowfin Tuna, Kingfish and other blue water game fish that are in season. Trips include the use of rods, tackle, bait, trip license, light lunch & refreshments. There is a max of 7 people per trip.
  • Shared trip
    Half Day Trip - Reef
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    US$ 105
    per person
    2 persons minimum
    Head out to the offshore reefs where you will target species such as Red Emperor, Pearl Perch, Snapper, Tuskfish, and Jewfish. Trip includes the use of rods, tackle, bait, trip license & light refreshments. There is a max of 7 people per trip.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Coral Trout
  Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

  Marlin (Black)
  Pearl Perch
  Snapper (Pink)

  Snapper (Red Emperor)
  Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
  Sweetlip Emperor

Boat Specs

Broadbill (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1995. Powered by 2 200HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

32 ft
7 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fishing License Included


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


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:

About the Captain

Glen Hayden
Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
Member since September 2015
Glen's passion and experience are second to none and you are assured of a first class fishing experience on every charter. Glen has great knowledge of all types of fishing techniques and wants you to catch that fish of a lifetime.
Response time: 8 hours
Response rate: 93%

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Customer Reviews

4.33 out of 5 stars from 18 reviews

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My partner Rob and I had a great day. The Captain Glen was very helpful. We hope to do it again soon.

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