Frequently asked Questions

Do I need a boat licence?

  • Yes, all of our boats need a licence to operate

Which boat can I take to Fitzroy Island?

  • All of our boats can go to Fitzroy, it does depend on things like the weather and the number of people

Do I have to tow and launch the boat? 

  • No, We will deliver and launch the vessel for you.

  • You can also collect and do this yourself

Can I hire overnight?

  • Yes you can, this requires a 2 day booking.  Our hire day is from 0630 to 1600

Can we leave earlier or come back later?

  • We will try to accomodate your needs, it depends on many factors and may not be possible.

Can I pick up the boat the day before?

  • This is possible, but not guaranteed

Can I bring the boat back the following day?

  • Yes, however you will be charged an additional day.

  • Our hire day is from 0630 to 1600

Can we leave from Port Douglas

  • Yes, we have a flat $100 delivery and collection rate

Do you rent fishing gear and crab nets?

  • We have fishing rods available for hire, Note. we do not provide tackle or have the rods rigged. 

  • We can provide pre rigged hand lines for free use

  • We do not have crab nets for hire

Do you have stinger suits and snorkelling gear?

  • Yes we do

Do you have diving gear for hire?

  • We do not.

  • We are able to fit scuba racks to CHARLIE at n/c

What is your bad weather policy?

  • We do not cancel for rain

  • It is your responsibility to monitor the weather, we will however cancel and refund your booking,if the winds go over 15 knots if your not comfortable

  • We will cancel and refund if it looks to be reaching 20 knots

What about Covid 19?

  • If you have pre booked and cannot get to Cairns, due to travel restrictions, we will refund the booking

How many people can I take?

  • Tom 5

  • Jack 5

  • Charlie7

  • These numbers are weather dependant and what activity you are doing NOTE: It is illegal to exceed these numbers

Do you supply life jackets?

  • Yes we use manual inflate life jackets, we also have kids life jackets available. NOTE: We do not have life jackets for your fur babies 

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