Charter our luxury flybridge cruiser for a day trip or extended overnight getaways on the Great Barrier Reef. Our luxury 54ft Assegai is one of the most technologically advanced luxury motor vessels operating in Australia. Enjoy exhilarating days fishing, snorkelling, or scuba diving
Conveniently based in Port Douglas – the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef – our luxury private charter boat is the perfect choice for a day trip for 4 - 8 leisure guests* on day charters and 3 - 4 guests on overnight liveaboard dive and snorkel expeditions on the Great Barrier Reef.
The charter boat offers spacious, comfortable accommodation and high-tech features not seen on other motor vessels, she is in a level of her own..
The fully air-conditioned accommodation on our technologically advanced private charter boat consists of three cabins – two for guests and one for the crew – and two bathrooms.
You’ll enjoy plenty of space, comfort and inclusions aboard our luxury flybridge cruiser, and with full catering, bait and tackle included in your private boat charter tour, it’s the ideal choice for anglers wanting a multi-day group trip to catch Marlin, Tuna or Sailfish in some of the best fishing destinations in the world, on the Great Barrier Reef of Australia.
Luxury Charter Boat Features:
No need to worry about sea-sickness – our private charter boat features a Seakeeper stabilization gyro which allows her to operate in most weather conditions and limits wave motion.
She also boasts:
Group Options & Packages
Our Port Douglas based private charter boat fleet consists of 4 of the most exclusive luxury boats that can be packaged together for the ultimate fishing and expedition cruising on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.
MV Z: accommodations for 4 - 8 guests (day trips); 4 guests (overnight and multi-day charters)
MV L: accommodations for 4 - 6 guests (day trips); 4 guests (overnight and multi-day charters) (no diving overnight guests)
MV M: accommodations for 8 guests (day trips) 0 guests (overnight and multi-day charters)
MY B: 6-star accommodations for 10 guests (multi-day charters of 3 or more days) mothership
Let us tailor your private charter Great Barrier Reef tour to suit your needs – whether that’s:
Our game boat fishing itinerary
For the trip of a lifetime with extra luxury, you can also combine your day trip on our game fishing vessel with an overnight or longer 6-star stay on our luxury 35-metre expedition motor yacht mothership.
Fully air-conditioned accommodation for up to 7-8 guests (day trips) and 3-4 guests (liveaboard trips).
Non-alcoholic refreshments (BYO alcohol).
All bait and tackle – includes a range of custom rods and reels and matching terminal tackle ranging from 8kg - 60kg (including fighting chair) to suit the targeted species of fish.
Scuba diving equipment and dive guide (extra cost)
Snorkelling equipment (extra cost)
Knowledgeable crew who share your passion for oceanic adventures on the Great Barrier Reef.
8.00am: Departs Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina, Port Douglas
From Port Douglas we make our way out to the outer reef – approximately 1.5 hours travel.
9.30am: Fishing and snorkelling/swimming – Great Barrier Reef
Enjoy 2 to 3 (depending on location, weather and experience) amazing dives to explore the colourful corals and unique marine life on the Great Barrier Reef.
3.30pm: Head back to the marina at Port Douglas
5.00pm: Returns Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina, Port Douglas
Where: Townsville and along the east coast up to Cairns
When: July to early September
Light tackle fishing is a great choice for families and anglers wanting to try sports fishing. July to early September is the best time for light tackle fishing, targeting juvenile Black Marlin, Sailfish and other pelagic species such as Spanish Mackerel and Mahi Mahi.
Heavy tackle fishing:
Where: Cairns, Port Douglas, Lizard island, Cooktown
When: Late September to early December
An extended liveaboard private charter on our custom-designed game fishing vessel is the ultimate way to experience heavy tackle fishing. Late September to early December is the best time for heavy tackle fishing, targeting giant Black Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna and Dogtooth Tuna.
Our helpful, experienced crew will share their knowledge and tips with you and even film your big catch so you can relive the experience later!
Where: Cairns, Port Douglas, Lizard Island, Cooktown
Bottom fishing is one of the most popular day charter trips for families and friends and is available most of the year. Bottom fishing targets some of the tastiest fish on the Great Barrier Reef, including Coral Trout, Red Emperor and Nannygai.
From the beautiful town of Port Douglas, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, our private charter game fishing boat will take you on the fishing trip of a lifetime to world-famous fishing destinations in Tropical North Queensland.
We can accommodate 7 guests on a private day charter or 4 guests for a multi-day liveaboard trip.
For the ultimate fishing adventure and luxury Great Barrier Reef getaway, combine your day trip on our game fishing vessel with an overnight or longer stay on our private charter luxury 35-metre expedition motor yacht, complete with 6-star private accommodation and gourmet chef-prepared meals.
Snorkelling and scuba diving are two of the best ways to fully explore the amazing marine life and corals of the Great Barrier Reef. Our private charter boat is equipped for scuba diving and features an in-built dive compressor and customised dive ladder for easy access in and out of the water.
We offer scuba diving for up to 4 guests, and will include dive equipment and your own dive guide at extra cost.
Combine your fishing trip with snorkel and dive time and explore some of the most amazing snorkel and dive sites in the world.
Book a day trip or extended liveaboard trip to snorkel and dive some of the most iconic reef sites on the Great Barrier Reef.
First time dives are available for eligible guests.
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As per private charter agreement
As per private charter agreement
January - December
1 Day charters
Multi - overnight liveaboards
Scuba Diving Restrictions
All cancellations must be in writing.
Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee.
Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.
Prices are AUD, per charter and include all levies fees and taxes.
Tour Code: 912