This classic 35ft blue water quarter-horse vessel has personally witnessed some of the most exciting fishing to be experienced on The Great Barrier Reef and also beyond to the vast reaches of the untamed waters of Papua New Guinea.
It is crewed by a local father & son operation with over 20 years experience together on our local waters.
Based in Port Douglas, Saltaire is available for Reef Fishing charters by private charter only . It is a Custom Made vessel built specifically for the Great Barrier Reef conditions and is beautifully designed for daily and extended trips.
Trips can include adventure cruising opportunities to Sand Cays, tropical islands and private reef systems alive with amazing life. Snorkelling and diving can be part of your day. Overnight charters can further include extending to the incredible Hope Isles, the Ribbon Reefs & Lizard Island.
So valued is the reputation of this vessel, it is contracted on a regular basis to accompany the world-wide known charter Nomad which are the ultimate fishing extended mothership in Far North Queensland waters.
With comfort, speed and great service on your side you will be amongst the serious action on offer including coral trout, giant trevally, red emperor, nannygai, mackerel amongst a host of others. Boat features include fantastic high speed twin 275hp engines with a cruising speed of 24 knots, express way layout, enclosed head, air conditioned sleeping quarters, the latest of navionics and only the very best of all fishing gear and tackle.
Your personalised trip also includes morning/afternoon tea, tropical lunch and soft beverages. All bait and absolute high end tackle supplied. Snorkel gear provided if requested (Diving on Application). Alcohol is BYO with eskies and ice provided. All legal catches are cleaned and conveniently bagged for you to take home.
On extended trips, further inclusions are all meals, accommodation and preparation & preparation of fish to transport on a plane if required.
It is a very professional and well oiled operation equipped with all the bells and whistles, prides itself on its service and being best priced bonified reef & game boat within the local industry.
This charter is 100% proudly locally owned and operated and available all year round.
All daily & extended reef charters depart at 8.30am returning by 4.30pm from the Port Douglas Yacht Club opposite the main marina.