Sick of fishing from land but don’t have a boat? No problem! Bribie Island Boat Charters have fishing boats for hire seating up to 6 people. The best part? Some of the boats don’t even require a boating licence! Fishing on Bribie Island has never been simpler…
Made of tough polypropylene, the Bribie Island fishing boats for hire are truly unsinkable. Stable and reliable thanks to 4-stroke Mercury motors, the fishing boats feature marine carpet on the floor, cushioned seating, and a shade canopy for your comfort.
Offering a relaxed day or night of fishing near Brisbane on the Pumicestone Passage, you can bring along up to 5 friends to enjoy the catch with you.
Hourly Rate: $50 first hour | from $20 each hour thereafter
Half Day: 7 am – 12 pm OR 12 pm – 5 pm | from $100
Full Day: 7 am – 5 pm | from $150
Evening: 5 pm – 10 pm |from $140 | Boat licence required
Made of the same tough polypropylene as their regular fishing boats, “Snapper” is the safest boat you could find for a great day out on Pumicestone Passage or beyond into Moreton Bay.
Stable, comfortable and fitted with a powerful 60hp Yamaha outboard, the Snapper, although boasting a capacity of 5, if best suited for 4 people or fewer. Snapper is a popular hire fishing boat for exploring Bribie Island and Moreton Bay Region but is only available for licenced boaters. It is equipped with safety and communication equipment.
Boat licence required
Half Day: 7 am – 12 pm OR 12 pm – 5 pm | from $150
Full Day: 7 am – 5 pm | from $250
Can I BYO alcohol? Yes.
What is the alcohol limit? The same as on our roads – 0.05%.
What licences are required to operate Bribie Island Boat Charters boats? Only the 60hp 5-person vessel requires a licence. National and international power-boat licences are recognised and accepted.
How old do I have to be to hire a boat? 18 years or older.
There is great fishing at Bribie Island – flathead, bream, mackerel, tailor and snapper being just a few of the most sought-after fish. Mud crabs and blue-swimmers also abound – you’ll always see the tell-tale crab floats out on the Passage. If you need fishing tips or want to know where the fish are biting, just ask and the Bribie Island Boat Charters team can give you up-to-date advice.
Bribie Island Boat Charters was the first self-drive BBQ boat hire established at Bribie Island and has since expanded their service to include fishing boats for un-licenced boaters, giving you, your family and your friends a chance to experience the best of the Pumicestone Passage.
Information for BBQ Boat Hire services near Brisbane can be found here.
Spinnaker Sound Marina, Spinnaker Drive, Sandstone Point QLD, Australia
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