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Eclipse FNQ Charters

Port Street | Marano’s Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 488 058 668
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Salt Water fly fishing

A fantastic week on Eclipse where we felt like we were living in a national geographic marine park... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
R_sinke
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Kuta, Indonesia
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Weipa fishing

Just got back from a week fishing out of Weipa on board the Eclipse FNQ. We did in conjunction with... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
johngeraghty01
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Sydney, Australia
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Live aboard charter vessel based in Far North Queensland.We provide a modern catamaran mothership with 4 custom made heavy duty aluminum tenders for Cape York and Great Barrier Reef Sport fishing, Saltwater fly fishing, Spear fishing, diving, research and custom made charters Our primary focus is offering 6 day/7 night live aboard fishing charters in Cape York/Gulf Carpentaria for small groups up to 10 anglers. You can target up to 40 different species within these remote waters with a variety of estuary fishing, inshore reefs and bluewater fishing all in one week. We can offer you some of the best Barramundi fishing Cape York has to offer.
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“fly fishing” (3 reviews)
“cape york” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Port Street | Marano’s Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

A fantastic week on Eclipse where we felt like we were living in a national geographic marine park with so much marine life from crocs to sharks and a huge variety of species in between. We caught and released over 24 species all on the...More

Thank R_sinke
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Just got back from a week fishing out of Weipa on board the Eclipse FNQ. We did in conjunction with Weipa Sports Fishing. Joe, Bianca and crew looked after us like you could not believe. The meals were amazing and the sleeping was comfortable. A...More

1  Thank johngeraghty01
Reviewed 28 April 2017

My wife and I joined 6 friends on the Eclipse in April for a fly fishing adventure and spent 6 nights on board. We would have stayed 6 more, time permitting. I cannot say enough good things about owners Joe and Bianca. The rooms were...More

Thank jkauffman2017
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I enjoyed excellent saltwater fly fishing on board the Eclipse FNQ in the warm waters of Cape York. The entire experience; fishing, guides, food, equipment and accommodation were top notch. The fishing was excellent and varied with plenty of fish and a wide diversity of...More

Thank GLENN E
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I and my two travelling companions have just enjoyed another great trip with Joe and Bianca in the Gulf. The welcome we received was more like visiting old friends than anything to do with a commercial enterprise. As always, everything was focussed on providing all...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Our group of 6 not so young fishermen of varying experience boarded the Eclipse from Aurukun. Joe and Bianca, owners of the ship gave us the best week of great hospitality, and guided fishing I have ever experienced fishing Queensland and NT. This was my...More

Thank wrigley2016
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Having experienced a variety of fishing expeditions to FNQ , I'd have to say that Joe and Bianca's operation on the Eclipse tops them all. A clean,well cared for mother ship with good facilities and lots of personal touches, good tenders which kept us dry...More

Thank Dr_IFR
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The fact that we have booked for next year says everything! Fantastic boat and crew - friendly but professional. Guides most patient, particularly with novice fishermen. The food that Bianca turns out from the limited confines of an on-board kitchen is truly amazing.

Thank johnkV7352KS
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Captain Joe was rather attentive to making clients' stay comfortable and happy. Bianca's cooking was just brilliant and we all really looked forward to our meals. The Eclipse is clean, comfortable and very well-maintained. No problems at all with having enough water for washing, bathing,...More

Thank alfredp685
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I plan the next trip before I leave the boat. Enough said. First class, fully professional outfit from go to whoa. Unreserved recommendation. Peter, Sydney.

1  Thank Peter S
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