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St Kilda Charters

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Row A, St. Kilda Marina | Marine Parade, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Very disturbing trip

Very unpleasant. Very rude staff. A young staff member was an idiot yelling at everyone every... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Geoff F
Great knowledge of the top spots

We had a brilliant (and successful) trip. The Captain knew all of the good spots, and we had... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
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Row A, St. Kilda Marina | Marine Parade, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Very unpleasant. Very rude staff. A young staff member was an idiot yelling at everyone every time someone caught something. He was trying to be the one who "knows everything" and anyone else in the world is crap. Panicking and making scandals over little things....More

Thank Geoff F
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant (and successful) trip. The Captain knew all of the good spots, and we had another company following our boat. The Captain and his crew were always there to help de-hook the fish and really cared about those on the boat catching...More

Thank travels2010Australia
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Not what was expected or experienced on other charters in terms of hospitality and communication. Breakfast was included but it was fairly average BBQ'd cheap burgers and cheap sausages in bread. Make your own coffee seemed to be a bit of an effort to figure...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is not a fishing charter, more sit back and watch the staff do everything. One customer was left without a rod. Extremely rude staff. After an hour fishing we were taken back into shore where we fished in shallow water for 2 hours with...More

1  Thank Nicholas C
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

this is my first charter ride and i'm not sure if this is the same case with the other charters. everything from setting the bait, casting and setting the rod is done by the deck hand. they tell you not to take the rods from...More

1  Thank XtraRicePls
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Reviewed 27 December 2014

This was the second year we went out with St. Kilda Fishing Charters, it was the last Sunday before Christmas a group of about 10 and it was another excellent experience. The Paul the skipper and Pete the deck hand made it relaxing and good...More

Thank Lewien G
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Reviewed 8 February 2014

i went out on st kilda fishing charters with my 5 year old son and a couple of mates in mid December 2013, we all had a fantastic time! we had around 15 people on board my son caught the first snapper, all up we...More

Thank team_terry2014
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Reviewed 10 December 2013

Captain was rude, we were told pretty much not to touch the rods at all until there was a bite on the line to which one of the guys working onboard starts reeling in and just says "who wants it?" so anyone can just grab...More

4  Thank Danny B
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

Although it was our first trip with Paul, it didnt take long to get impressed by the excellent service and guidance... The staff were very friendly and helpful... We were about to fish three sharks but they were strong and big enough to escape after...More

2  Thank Walaa_alsanie
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Reviewed 27 April 2013

Although the trip was fun with friends. No one caught any thing of size. I didn't anything at all. Sensibly this can't be blamed on the staff, however it does beg the question why paid for a charter in the first place?? I think the...More

4  Thank John1769
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