Abrolhos Islands Fishing Charters

Operating from February - May

About The Tour

The Abrolhos Islands are located approximately 35 miles (60 Km) West of Geraldton, Western Australia. This fish abundant area is the southernmost true coral reef system in the Indian Ocean and is made up of 122 islands expanding over 100 km of ocean and is home to some of the most magnificent coral gardens in the world. The Abrolhos Islands are such a special place for fishing as you get both your northern and southern fish species all meeting at one amazing area.

Our vessel Masters have all professionally Lobster fished the Abrolhos Islands and have extensive knowledge of the area.

If you’re looking for a world class fishing charter, look no further than AUSTSEA TOURS Fishing Charters. We provide everything you need to get you onto the best fish imaginable. From trawling and flicking lures for pelagic fish such as mackerel, wahoo, tuna species and billfish or bait and soft plastic fishing for a huge array of demersal fish species some which are only found in Western Australia.

AustSea Tours can customise tours to accommodate your requirements, including catering by any third party provider to offer your friend, family or corporate partners a personal experience.

Fishing Equipment Supplied

  • Rod Types ………..(TBA)
  • Reel Types …………(TBA)
  • The use of AUSTSEA TOURS tackle and gear is on a replace for lost or damaged basis.
  • Ice & Bait

Guests are also welcome to supply their own fishing gear.

 

Terms & Conditions

Health Waivers

Any medical conditions or allergies and concerns must be addressed at the time of booking.

No Recreational Fishing License (RFL) required:

No Smoking

Smoking and E-Cigarettes are not permitted on board or near the vessel as a health & safety consideration to tour guest and crew.

Alcohol:

BYO alcohol. A small amount of alcohol is acceptable at the end of the day as you unwind and enjoy the sun set.

Safety Brief:

Prior to departure the vessels crew will conduct a safety briefing to familiarise all tour guest with the vessels safety equipment and emergency procedures.

Customer Behavior:

  • It is required that all customers behave in a safe and respectful manner to all staff, other customers and our property.
  • If we find that there has been loss or damage to our equipment or vessel due to negligence or unruly behavior then the customer will be liable for replacement or repair of the item (funds will be taken from the credit card that is held for security).
  • The vessels Master reserves the right to cancel a trip and payment forfeited if unruly or unsafe behavior is displayed.

General Rules:

  • Time to arrive (confirmed on confirmation of charter payment)
  • Clothing, Dress Sun Smart, bring a jumper just in case it gets chilly and closed soft soled shoes.
  • All fishing locations (GPS marks) remain the intellectual property of AUSTSEA TOURS and no GPS navigational apps or navigational aids are permitted to be used during our tours.

Reservations and Bookings

  • A 20% non-refundable deposit is required on all bookings.
  • No bookings will be guaranteed until the Full balance of payment has been received.
  • Full balance of payment is due 30 days prior to departure.
  • If you cancel your booking less than 30 days prior to departure, AUSTSEA TOURS shall retain the full charter fee paid, unless the booking can be filled by other clients.
  • Gift vouchers are non refundable and we only reschedule gift voucher bookings.

Cancellations and Refunds:

  • AUSTSEA TOURS or the vessels Master reserves the right to cancel or postpone a trip due to inclement weather, not being limited to the wind speed and direction, swell conditions or any other circumstances beyond their control at any time.
  • If AUSTSEA TOURS cancels a charter due to safety concerns, or insufficient numbers (Minimum of 4) you will be offered the opportunity to reschedule the charter or receive a full refund.
  • AUSTSEA TOURS will not be held liable for any indirect costs incurred by booking a fishing charter with us.
  • In the event the trip is cancelled at any time by AUSTSEA TOURS, we will not be held liable for any travel costs, meals, accommodation or any other costs the customer may have incurred.

Number of Passengers:

  • Maximum number of passengers (4)

Gift Certificates:

  • Gift certificates are not redeemable for cash
  • The purchaser of the gift certificate can purchase a specific value of credit or type of charter. AUSTSEA TOURS cannot assist with lost or stolen gift certificates, please be careful with them. The value of gift certificate is held in trust for use by the bearer. 


Disclaimer of Limitations of Liability and Indemnity

  • AUSTSEA TOURS takes all care and due diligence, but accept no responsibility or liability for personal belongings such as jewelry, electronic equipment, personal injury/illness or harm whilst on tour, (such as seasickness) and no refund will be given.
  • Due to the fact that the AUSTSEA TOURS operates a nature based business we do not guarantee or warrant that your use of our services will guarantee the sighting of Cetaceans on our tours, nor do we guarantee or warrant that your use of our services will guarantee a take home catch on our tours.
  • No guest are permitted to access the vessel until they have been given clear instruction to do so, and assisted by the vessels crew.
  • For the safety of all persons on board, all guest are to listen and follow the vessels Masters and Fishing Coordinators instructions at all times.

Ready to book?

If you’re ready to book then please click ‘Book Now’ and follow the on-screen instructions, or contact us if you have any questions or queries.