Deep End Fishing Charters

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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.

WHY FISH WITH DEEP END FISHING CHARTERS
- 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:

  • Shared trip
    12 Hour Maxi Day
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 5:00 AM
    US$ 186
    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$ 158
    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$ 158
    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
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    7 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    US$ 129
    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
    In demand!
      FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    5 hours trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    US$ 100
    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

Bonito
Bream (Black)
Coral Trout
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)

Flathead
Marlin (Black)
Pearl Perch
Snapper (Pink)

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

Boat Specs

Broadbill (Offshore sport fishing) originally built in 1995. Powered by 2 200HP 2018 Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
32 ft
Capacity
7 persons

Types of Fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Spearfishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
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

Payment

Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% 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

About the Captain

Glen Hayden
Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
Member since September 2015
26
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: 9 hours
Response rate: 92%

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Rating Summary
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4.38
out of 5 stars from 26 reviews
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Experience
Full day reef
Full day reef
Full day reef
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
88%
Friendly captain
92%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
65%
Satisfied with the boat
88%
Catch intended fish
68%
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Shaun O’donnell
Hawthorn, VIC
 5.00
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7Hr day trip.

VERIFIED   July 7, 2018
Great days fishing. Glen put us on the spot straight up, with a cracking snapper on the boat in minutes. We caught heaps of...
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Lauren Morris
Brisbane, QLD
 5.00
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Half day trip with Glenn

VERIFIED   July 22, 2018
All though a little rough at sea was a great trip, however would recommend taking some wet weather gear as we got quite wet...
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Vanessa Croft
Coorparoo, QLD
 4.33
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3/4 Day with Glen

VERIFIED   NEW  December 1, 2018
A great day out. Our captain Glen was great, very helpful and keen on us catching plenty of fish, which we did. Weather played...
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Amelia Pedrolini
New Farm, QLD
 4.67
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Full day reef fishing - on 'Deep End'

VERIFIED   July 14, 2018
Great little boat, max 7 passengers, knowledgable and attentive skipper. Departed from pier 33 at Mooloolaba (parkyn parade)....
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Catherine Mercer
Carindale, QLD
 5.00
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 15, 2018
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