Details at a glance

Opening hours
Charters are available daily.

Half Day Charters: 8.00am to 12.00pm or 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Full Day Charters: 8.00am to 4.00pm
Pricing
Half Day Charters:
Share Charter: Adult $170; Child (6-14yo) $140
Private Charter on “Outlaw”: $1,300 (maximum 8 passengers)
Private Charter on “Renegade”: $1,900 (maximum 10 passengers)

Full Day Charters:
Share Charter: Adult $300; Child (6-14yo) $250
Private charter on “Outlaw”: $2,300 (maximum 8 passengers)
Private charter on “Renegade”: $2,900 (maximum 10 passengers)

Share charters may be run on either “Outlaw” or “Renegade” and are subject to meeting minimum numbers.
Inclusions

Soft drinks, water, bait & tackle (rods & reels). Morning Tea and Lunch is also included on Full Day Charters.
The crew will prepare your fish to take back to your accommodation, or for a small fee the local restaurants will cook your fish to your liking.

Sights and highlights
Renegade Charters operates two boats:
 
“Outlaw”: 34ft Kevlacat Magnum Flybridge powered by twin 300hp Yamaha outboards
“Renegade”: 38ft Steber Sportfisher powered by twin 355hp Cummins inboards
 
Both boats are crewed by a skipper and deckhand, equipped for game and reef fishing and have a toilet, seating, shade and sound system to ensure you fish in comfort.  Fishing tackle provided includes all bait, lures and rods and reels.
Sample itinerary
On your half day charter you will fish around the scenic Whitsunday Islands and reefs targeting Coral Trout, Nannygai, local Snapper, Sweetlip and Cod.
 
Travelling to more remote grounds, full day charters fish the outer Whitsunday Islands and inner and outer reefs (weather depending). A larger variety of fish in higher volumes are targeted including Red Emperor, Coral Trout, Red Throat Emperor, Nannygai Cobia, various Trevally species, Tuna, Spanish Mackerel, Black Marlin and much more.
 
Trolling and sport fishing is included on charters if the conditions and season permits. Fish targeted when trolling include Spanish Mackerel, Tuna, Black Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo and Dolphin Fish.
 
Whales are often sited during June to September.
What to bring
Hat
Towel
Sunscreen
Sunglasses
Camera
Flat-soled shoes or thongs (no high-heels)
Booking information
Advance bookings are essential and can be made at the Hamilton Island Tour Desk.
How to get there
Meet at D Arm on Front Street (in front of the Marina Tavern) 15 minutes prior to departure.
Terms and Conditions
All charters are subject to the weather.
Share charters are subject to minimum numbers.
One child rate per adult for share charters.
Cancellation policy
If your booking is cancelled 24 to 48 hours in advance, 25% of the ticket price will be forfeited.
If your booking is cancelled 15 to 24 hours in advance, 50% of the ticket price will be forfeited.
If your booking is cancelled less than 15 hours in advance, 100% of the ticket price will be forfeited.
The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time.