Black & Blue Marlin Charters
Specialising in the tag and release of all marlin species and sailfish, we can accommodate up to 5 in Exmouth’s newest custom designed fishing vessel.
‘Y-Knot’ is Australia’s first double stepped hull built to 2C Survey. Designed by Chris Tucker Marine Design and built by PHa Welding & Marine, she is fitted with the latest Furuno technology and powered by Suzuki. Y-Knot boasts a high level of comfort fit for a full day on the waters of World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef, the Indian Ocean, North West Cape and the Exmouth Gulf.
Black & Blue Marlin Charters is very proud to be introducing the Pelagic Interceptor, Australia’s first custom built, 9m, double stepped hull, centre console sportfishing vessel which boasts numerous impressive inclusions to provide the ultimate in comfort and safety for our crew and guests.
Depending on the season, your main target species will be Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Striped Marlin and Sailfish, although we regularly encounter Mahi Mahi, Spanish Mackerel, Wahoo and Yellowfin Tuna. We practice catch and release for all aquatic species however caught fish may be kept, providing they meet the approved species, size and bag limit specifications as provided by WA Department of Fisheries.
For enquiries and bookings, please contact:
Richard +61 (0) 418 823 552
Catherine +61 (0) 409 059 025
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Where a booking is made more than 30 days in advance of the charter date a booking fee / deposit being 20% of charter cost is required to secure your booking. Balance of charter cost is payable not less than 30 days prior to the agreed charter date.
Where a booking is made & confirmed less than 30 days in advance of the charter date full payment of the charter cost including 20% booking fee is payable.
CANCELLATION AND INDEMNITY POLICY
All charters are subject to suitable weather conditions. Our skipper reserves the right to cancel any charter due to adverse weather conditions.
In the event a booked charter is cancelled by the skipper due to weather or other circumstances beyond their control clients will be offered a full refund of the booking fee paid or re-schedule the charter to an alternate date as may be agreed.
Alcohol is permitted on board; however the skipper expects responsible consumption and respect be shown to our crew and clients always. The skipper reserves the right to cancel a trip if unsafe or unruly behaviour is displayed. In this event no refund will be payable.
Clients cancelling bookings with less than 30 days’ notice will forfeit 100% of booking fee paid unless an alternate charter date can be agreed.
Clients cancelling bookings with more than 30 days’ notice will be provided 50% refund of the booking fee paid.
LOSS OR DAMAGE
All tackle and other fishing equipment is supplied on a ‘pay if lost or damaged basis’.
Clients booking any charter agree that Black & Blue Marlin Charters is not liable for any personal or financial loss due to any completed or cancelled charter.
Black & Blue Marlin Charters accepts no responsibility or liability for personal illness injury or accident whilst on board.
Travel insurance is insurance that is intended to cover medical expenses trip cancellations lost luggage and other losses incurred while travelling. We recommend speaking with your insurer to ensure your needs are covered in any eventuality.
Hours: 0600 - 2000 hrs
Ningaloo Visitor Centre
PO Box 149
Exmouth WA 6707
Ph: (+61) 08 9949 3070
Opens 7 days a week
8:30am to 5:00pm
Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Australia Day, Labor Day and Good Friday.