Guided Fishing Trip in Gold Coast, Australia with Ross and Chris
Looking for Adventure? You are in the right place. We are your gateway to exclusive guided fishing in Australia. If you like fishing and getting off-grid in the great Australian outdoors, then you're at the right place! Our fishing trip rate is as low as $275 per person (maximum 2 anglers per booking). Rates: GC Bass Buster (4 hours) • $375 (boat fee - minimum 1 person, maximum 3 anglers) Clarence Gorge Rock Hopper (2 day/1 night expedition) • Up to 3 anglers: $499 per person. • 4 or more anglers: $449 per person. Brissy River Boiler (half day) • 275 per angler (maximum of 2 per booking) What You Can Expect: Our guided freshwater fishing safaris are offered in various locations ranging from Northern New South Wales to the Sunshine Coast. Our fishing expeditions primarily target the Australian Bass, however other brackish and freshwater species are possible (i.e. Saratoga, Cod & Perch). We offer both land based (hike and cast) and calm water fishing tours using our custom 4 metre Quintrex Trophy Explorer aluminium Bass boat and expedition style Canadian canoes powered by electric motors. Our fishing guides specialise in offering clients unique fishing experiences in hard to reach places not subjected to heavy fishing pressure. We cater for anglers of all levels of experience from pro-fishos to newbies looking to bag their first Bass. Here are the details you need to know about our guided fishing safaris: • Fully guided/catered by our expert guides • All fishing gear and tackle is provided (we use only quality gear tested and proven by our guides) • Mutli-day tours are accommodated in “glamping style” tents with all camping gear provided • We engage in sportfishing tactics only ( casting and retrieving lures only – no bait fishing) We offer various freshwater safari packages as follows: • GC Bass Buster This is 4 hour guided Australian Bass fishing safari in a local Gold Coast creek system using our custom 4 metre Quintrex V Punt powered by electric motors. This vessel can accommodate up to 3 anglers (2 is most comfortable though). Ross will be your skipper & guide taking you to the hot spots and advising you on best lure selections and techniques for the day/conditions. All you need to focus on is casting into the strike zone. Fly Fishing anglers are also welcome. There are three timing options for these charters: Morning (depart ramp at 5:30am), Evening (depart ramp at 3:30pm) & Night (depart ramp at 7:30pm). Exclusions/Surcharges • Any lure(s) which we supply and is lost by you (whether to "snags" or fish) are to be reimbursed to us at the cost price for any such lure(s) as advertised by BCF online. Inclusions • All fishing gear/tackle • Light snacks/Beverages • Min 4hrs fishing time (on water) • Clarence Gorge Rock Hopper This is a 2 day/1 night expedition chasing Bass on a remote section of the Clarence River Gorge (NSW) accessible only by private property (to which we hold commercial access rights). Min 2/Max 6 anglers per booking. This is a “hike & cast” expedition through rocky and rugged gorge country on foot, lure casting for Bass as we move though the Gorge. Accommodation is tented “glamping” adjacent to the Gorge in our semi-rigid canvas tents featuring hot water, toilets and showers. A moderate level of fitness is recommended for this expedition. Exclusions/Surcharges • NSW Recreational Fishing Permit ($7 for 3 days/$14 for 1 month) • Any lure(s) which we supply and is lost by you (whether to "snags" or fish) are to be reimbursed to us at the cost price for any such lure(s) as advertised by BCF online. • Transport to/from the entrance to the private access property (we can arrange for a private tour charter to convey you to/from the property for an additional fee) Inclusions • 4wd conveyance from entrance to private property through to the Gorge (approximately a 40 minute run through some rugged mountainous dirt tracks accessible only by high clearance 4wd) • Expert fishing guide(s) (1 guide for bookings of 3 anglers or less. 2 guides for bookings of 4 or more anglers (max 6 anglers per booking) • All fishing gear/tackle • Tented accommodation • All meals and beverages • Brissy River Boiler This is a half day Australian Bass fishing safari in a remote section of the upper reaches of the Brisbane River using our expedition style Canadian Canoes. This is an adrenaline filled charter featuring wild Bass fishing in fast flowing sections of water interspersed with deep calm lagoons. Each angler (maximum 2 per booking) will have their own canoe which is operated by your own guide - our guides will do the paddling, you just focus on casting your lure into the strike zone. This charter has proven to be most productive in the early morning or late afternoon. Accordingly, we offer a morning charter (depart launch at 6:30am) and afternoon charter (depart launch at 3pm). Each charter allows for a minimum of 4 hours fishing time on the water. Exclusions/Surcharges • Any lure(s) which we supply and is lost by you (whether to "snags" or fish) are to be reimbursed to us at the cost price for any such lure(s) as advertised by BCF online. Inclusions • All fishing gear/tackle • Light snacks & beverages
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 3 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Bass Boat
Ross is an avid hunter, angler, climber and outdoorsman. He has been hunting with a bow for over 20 years and casting lures at Bass & Barra since he was a pup. He has hunted and guided other archers to success on most Australian feral species including pigs, deer, goats, rabbits and fox. On the water, he has a natural aptitude to "think like a fish", putting his clients onto fish in all manner of locations and environments. Ross has hunted wild game extensively throughout Australia and New Zealand. He has a passion for "spot & stalk" style hunting believing this method to be the most ethical and rewarding experience. Ross takes his guiding very seriously. His passion for adventure and success runs deep. He will do whatever it takes to get you that perfect cast for a Bass strike, or within arrow distance of that Buck of a lifetime. He just doesn't know how to quit, and if you can keep up, he will lead you to your trophy.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.