Fishing & Water Cruise Links

Andrew Mead – Aussie Barra Charters

Fishing the Cape, around Magnetic Island, up the creeks and all the way out to the shoals Andrew is great fun. Using a stable Obrien Longboat. Andrew can take up to 5 anglers, and uses live bait and lures. May pick up from the island depending on numbers.

Utopia Fishing Charters, Magnetic Island Marina

Based out of Maggie Island this 50 foot Riviera will give you the time of your life in ultimate comfort. Fishing trips, scenic and party trips, from 4 hours to multiday, this is top fun. Night party trips are especially fun. See sunset from WestPoint over a cold beer. Highly recommended.

Awesome Fishing Tours, Magnetic Island Townsville

Full on ½ day or full day fishing adventures around Magnetic Island, or out deeper to the shoals and special big fish areas. Based out of Magnetic Island Josh is a very experienced fishing guide and will not disappoint. GT’s Reds, Cobia, Spaniards and many more species will be on the menu, as well as Tuna and wonderful sights. 1-6 persons hire the whole boat or pay mixed groups. Highly recommended.

Contact (07) 4778 5705 or 0408 785 195

Fair Dinkum Fishing

As it says, a punt that takes up to 8 good knowledge and great prices. Based out of Townsville.

Northern Conquest Charters, Reef Fishing Charters Deepwater fishing in large 64’ boats- to 19 persons

G&T Fishing School & Charters

Great lure only fishing Maggie west side to Hinchinbrook.

Early Birds Fishing Charters

Departs Nelly Bay Call 0458 492 798

Around island fishing up to 6 people.

Magnetic Island App

Go to the App store or Google Play and download the free and interactive Magnetic Island App. It has all the walks fun secret spots and information you will need to maximize your fun.

What’s On: Magnetic Island

Whats On Magnetic Island is your best source for finding a local island festival or event, or for activities, tours, gig guides, fishing, boating, bushwalking and lots more! There’s also handy travel information about Magnetic Island in tropical North Queensland. Check out the daily (or annual) calendar for all events and for more info, or sign up to our FREE weekly eReminder to stay in touch with the latest events.


Laboratory, Aquarium, Educational Tours, CD-ROMs, Tropical Photos & Magnetic Island – Snorkel Trails.

Aquascene Charters

Based out of Magnetic Island This is a terrific way to see the Island by sea. Feed fish, feed majestic eagles, snorkel with colourful reef fish, stop in special fishing spots and have a quiet fish. Adam is a professional fisherman, as well as a wonderful tour guide, and makes every trip a special and unique one. This trip is a great family day out. To 24 people and a great price. Taylor made trips a specialty. Leaves near Peppers Blue on Blue at Nelly Bay Daily. Highly recommended.

Contact (07) 47785911 or 0427900028 or 0439785216

Island Time Cruises

Call 0499996653

Not just fishing and snorkeling, feed eagles, swim with many fish including sharks, jump off rocks, snorkel ship wrecks, whale watching and visit waterfalls, walk secluded beaches and play a piano, shoot water pistols and so much more.

Get Around Island Boat Tours

Based at Maggie Island. If you have a boat licence and wish to explore the Island by sea yourself, then Cliff has 8 person large comfortable boats for hire at great prices. If you would like one of the best most relaxed guides to go with you then for a few dollars more you get Cliff, who will take you on an adventure on water. Either way explore the bays, feed fish, have a fish yourself, snorkel, have lunch on a secluded beach, you decide your adventure. Leaves from Nelly Bay. Highly recommended.

Contact (07) 4778 5909 or 0448 434 292