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VESSEL 70ft LADY GRACE
Maximum 12 pax
5 day charters available
Charters start 5pm Sundays at the Denham
The longest owner/operators in the industry since 1999. - WA’s Best Live aboard Charter
SUNDAY 5PM ARRIVE ON VESSEL
The Lady Grace is available for boarding at 5pm at the Denham Jetty, Knight Terrace Denham. You are welcome to unpack your gear and then walk over the road to the Heritage Hotel or Shark Bay Pub for your evening meal or one of the many other eateries in town which are all walking distance from the vessel, as we do not provide dinner tonight. (if the skipper decided to set sail this evening for anchorage at Shelter Bay overnight, your dinner will be provided complimentary - the Skipper will advise departure time the day before your charter)
Depart nice and early for the best fishing grounds. Head west to the South passage which is about 3 hour trip to the most fish enriched waters of the Indian Ocean, we fish off Steep Point, Dirk Hartog Island, Turtle Bay, Dampier Reef, West of False Entrance and Crayfish and Thunder bays. We head into remote waters where its unlikely you will see other boats. Anchorage each night is in protected waters of Turtle Bay or South Passage. While you are busy fishing, are crew are on standby to assist in any way they can, meanwhile the cook is busy cooking up a feast for when you get hungry. The drinks and are cold, the showers are hot and you don't have to worry about a thing, just fish, fish fish.
After a big cooked breakfast, its straight into fishing, bottom bouncing for the massive Pink Snapper, Red Emporer, Coral Trout, Rankin Cod and heaps more species - its easy to catch over 16 different species in one day in the waters of Shark Bay.
Breakfast, fishing, morning tea, fishing, lunch, fishing, beers, fishing, fishing, dinner, fishing, beers. Snappers, Red Emporer, Coral Trout, Rankin Cod, Coronation Cod, Spanish Mackerel, Chinamon Cod, Tomato Cod, Spangled Emporer, Sweetlips, Cobia , Tuna, The Fishing Today Is Epic.
Pretty much just like day one ,day two and day three, its all about FISHING !
The last day its all about FISHING FISHING FISHING. Then its back to Denham in the late arvo. Head over to the pub for a few bevies, and wait for the much anticipated Fishing Charter Champion Trophy is presented. Dinner is not supplied on last night. Stay on the boat tonight then depart by 8am Saturday morning for your trip home.
How many on the charter?
Maximum of 12 passengers. Plus Apache Skipper, Cook and deckhand.
What do we supply on the charter?
All fishing gear, bait, ice, tackle and trolling lures. Ice for drinks. All main meals, tea/coffee, drinking water from tap. On board accommodation, Skipper, cook and deckhand.
What don't we supply on the charter?
Alcohol, bottled water, soft drinks and snacks such as lollies, peanuts, crisps etc
What do you need to bring on the charter?
Sleeping bag, pillow, single sheet, personal toiletries, towel, alcohol, bottled water if preferred, soft drinks, snacks (i.e. lollies, chips, chocolate if needed.) Please also bring along an esky and leave it in your car for when the charter has finished for your fish.
What type of food is provided?
Hot Cooked Breakfast - is varied but consists of a selection of the following bacon,eggs, sausages, baked beans, tinned spaghetti, toast and cereal. Morning tea of Fruit cake and biscuits tea and coffee.
Lunch - is wraps and or sandwiches which a large selection of cold meats and salads.
Happy hour - cheese and crackers.
Dinner - is also varied but consists of mainly fresh fish, crumbed fish, battered fish,steak night, Chicken Thai Curry, Pasta, Salads, Crayfish(seasonal), Hot chips and Vegetables.
Where do I sleep?
The Lady Grace has a few options for sleeping arrangements. There are:
So what's on the Lady Grace?