Frequently Asked Questions

Do I Have to be Vaccinated
We advise our guests to be vaccinated to prevent any disruption to your tour, we do not have any control over governments mandates.

All guests to the Abrolhos and Montebello Islands MUST show proof of vaccination when boarding the vessel. No Proof – No Tour.

For our Day Charters

  • No Vaccination is required at this stage  (1/2/2022), This may change

Vaccination to comply with government rules to access our vessel is your responsibility, please see our terms and conditions.
Terms & Conditions


Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Terms & Cancellation Policy

The customer shall comply with all Government (federal and state) requirements for entry into Western Australia or to access the operator’s premises, event, or service. Where the customer does not meet a vaccination or testing requirement;

(a) prior to departure from the customers home location, the customer will not be granted entry and will forfeit any and all monies paid; or
(b) for entry to the boat or charter, the customer will not be granted entry and will forfeit any and all monies paid.

Where the customer cancels due to travel restrictions other than vaccination or testing requirements, and the customer has provided such notice of cancellation at the earliest possible time, the customer will be offered a credit note (to be used at a later time), where such an offer is at the absolute discretion of the operator, The operator reserves the right to withhold some monies to cover administrative expenses and other losses, dependant on when the notice of cancellation is given by the customer.

What we cannot do:

Provide a full refund. If you are unable to attend one of our tours or any area due to COVID19 and its related travel restrictions, please consider deferring your plans rather than cancelling them and take up our offer of a gift voucher that can be used up to book next years tours.

Terms & Conditions

Additional booking Fees
Booking and Card fees are likely to be charged, we recommend the following to minimise these

  • to avoid the Rezdy booking fee you can call or email us directly.
  • Rezdy charges a 1.9% online order booking fee,
  • Fuel Surcharges may apply at anytime ,
  • All Credit cards attract a 2% card fee, we recommend direct bank transfers.
  • Booking fees & Credit card fees are non-refundable
Do I need Travel Insurance?
We strongly recommend that you take out travel insurance as soon as you confirm your booking to cover any weather-related cancellation due to unsafe weather conditions. There are a few companies that offer suitable policies, like

1300 72 88 22

Please ensure that the company you choose covers offshore fishing trips and covers the full cost of your trip in the event of a full weather-related cancellation.

Please call our office on +61 8 9401 4666 if you would like some suggestions.

Please read our Terms and Conditions


What time do Perth charters leave ?
Please arrive at 5am for a 5:30am departure
What about sea sickness ?
The Ocean can be rough and choppy at times. If you are concerned we recommend you visit the pharmacy for some seasick tablets
We have been advised it can be beneficial to take 2 the night before and again in the morning prior to leaving home.
They do not work once you are seasick.
Can I bring my own fishing gear ?
Yes, though everything is supplied, many people prefer to use their own equipment. use yours, ours or mix between them it is all about you.
Can I take my fish home ?
Yes, so long as they are legal size and within bag limits. We will gut and gill the fish and keep them on ice ready for you to take home. We also tag the fish so we know who caught what, and supply you with a bag to take the fish home. It is recommended you have an esky in the car
What is included ?
  • Fishing Rod tackle and bait.
  • Light breakfast of Fruit Muffins, Tea and coffee
  • Lunch
  • All Soft dinks and chilled water
What should I bring ?
  • A Jumper
  • Sunscreen & Hat
  • We are also BYO
  • Esky to take your fish home
What about luggage ?
Travel light. One bag per person is preferred to minimize clutter on board the boat. Common are a few changes of fishing clothes, clean clothes for the afternoon and night.

Airline charges for excess baggage can be steep and you’ll probably want to allow the excess to bring some fish home !

How do I get there ?
It is totally up to you how you meet us,

Perth –  meet the boat at Hillarys Boat Harbor there is plenty of parking available

Abrolhos Islands  – you can Drive or Fly,

Montebello Islands –  you can Drive or Fly.

Qantas have regular to Geraldton and Exmouth