Norseman Reef Fishing Charters

31 Wharf Street
Port Douglas QL, Australia

Norseman Reef Fishing Charters is located in Port Douglas, Australia. The knowledgeable crew has 25 years of experience in fishing the local waters. Reef fishing from Port Douglas is a memorable experience of the best fishing playgrounds that will make you want to come back for more.

You will be sailing aboard “Norseman” – a spacious custom-built 60 ft vessel, powered by two 700 HP Series 60 Detroit engines, designed especially for fishing on the Great Barrier Reef. The boat is rigged with brand new navigational electronics, including a GPS, a fish finder, a VHF radio, and a radar. Up to 20 guests are welcome to come onboard.

The Norseman is wheelchair accessible and has a kitchen, a toilet, and a shower for maximum comfort onboard. The salon is air-conditioned, the spacious rear deck is rigged with a sportfishing platform. In case you want to relax and listen to some music in between the bites, you can use the upstairs lounge.

A full day trip to the Great Barrier Reef can get your hands full of lots of species. Target Cobia, Spanish Mackerel, Coral Trout, Red Emperor Snapper, Sweetlip Emperor, or Nannygai. The crew specializes in bottom fishing and handline techniques. Apart from a fun day out on the waters, you will get to learn a lot about the local ecosystem.

Norseman Reef Fishing Charters will provide you with custom built Paul Herron rods, Penn reels, and handline. Lunch is included in the trip price, and snacks and drinks can be purchased from their licensed bar. Your catch will be gutted and bagged for you to take home.

Looking for a hot bite? Norseman Reef Fishing Charters knows where to find one!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    Full Day - Reef Fishing Adult
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 211
    per person
    8 persons minimum
    Full day reef fishing Adult price
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Fishing - Child (age 4-14)
      FREE Cancellation 1 day notice
    8 hours trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US$ 188
    per person
    8 persons minimum
    Full day reef fishing on the Great Barrier Reef.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Cobia
  Coral Trout
  Nannygai
  Snapper (Red Emperor)

  Spanish Mackerel
  Sweetlip Emperor

Boat Specs

Cairns Custom Craft (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2002. Powered by 2 700HP Series 60 Detroit engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
60 ft
Capacity
20 persons

Types of Fishing

Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Bottom Fishing
Handline

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Flybridge
Kitchen
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Snacks
Lunch

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 1 day before the trip date.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Port Douglas to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Disabled Accessible

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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
American Express

About the Captain

Black Beard
Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
Member since December 2016
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Captain Black Beard is a true Queenslander, who has been fishing the local waters for 25 years. Started as a deckhand, our skipper has a reputation that hardly anyone can beat. Black Beard is a passionate fisherman, who is happy to watch his clients catching their fish of a lifetime.
Response time: 1 hour
Response rate: 100%

Port Douglas Fishing Calendar

Customer Reviews

4.68 out of 5 stars from 29 reviews

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Fished April 16, 2018
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Fished January 12, 2018
Black Beard (The Captain)
Replied to this review on January 13, 2018

Thanks Joel was a pleasure to have you aboard

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Fished December 31, 2017
Black Beard (The Captain)
Replied to this review on January 3, 2018

Thanks for all the stars Louise glad you had a good day and that the fishing gods delivered

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