Our skipper and crew would like to welcome you onboard the Eastern Voyager

Eastern Voyager departs Gladstone and is available for extended fishing charters or research trips  ranging from a minimum of 4 up to 10+ nights and beyond. Our trips are self-guided.

Local experts

Local experts

Chris and Ellen Pike have been involved in long range charter vessels out of Gladstone for over 28 years.

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Get the FAQs

Get the FAQs

Our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page answers most of the questions from passengers of the Eastern Voyager

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Check out the latest photos

Check out the latest photos

We have a large gallery of photos and videos for you to browse through as you ponder your next trip with MV Eastern Voyager.

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Sport Fishing

Sport Fishing

Click here to find out about the incredible sport fishing on offer with MV Eastern Voyager as she charters the Northern parts of Australia.

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Explore the Reefs

Explore the Reefs

Aboard the Eastern Voyager you can experience the best reef fishing on offer, reef walking, shell collecting, snorkelling and more.

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Small groups can join a charter

Small groups can join a charter

Join a trip, or we can put you in touch with the organiser of a group already booked looking to fill numbers.

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Explore the Southern Great Barrier Reef, or choose your own destination

Coral Sea

Get on Board! Explore the remote outer reefs of the Coral Seas beautiful reef system which offers up exceptional clarity for some great fishing where you can experience catches of dog tooth tuna, yellow fin tuna, wahoo, giant trevally, green job fish, coral trout and more.

Swain Reefs

Enjoy a trip with your mates and partners to these remote reefs and coral cays located 120 nautical miles from Gladstone in the Southern Great Barrier Reef. You can explore both deep and reef edge fishing, and it is an ideal location for all fishers. This remote reef system offers up some great varieties of fish from coral trout, sweet lip, spanish mackerel, red emperor and many more great species.

Capricorn Bunker Group

Offers similar fishing to the Swains. You can drift fish from the Eastern Voyager or fish from one of the five tenders we carry onboard with us.

Choose your own destination

If you have another area in mind, we will do our best to accommodate your request. Up to 20 passengers can enjoy a 14 day trip onboard Eastern Voyager.

Deals and Discounts

BOOK ONLINE to access the specials fishing charter deals we have on the following trips. No payment is necessary when booking online. We will confirm the booking directly with you to organise your deposit to confirm the trip dates.

DIY Great Barrier Reef trip
5% Off
Next Departure
  • 11/12/20221 Available
  • 11/03/20231 Available
  • 18/03/20231 Available
  • 01/04/20231 Available
  • 08/04/20231 Available
  • 15/04/20230 Available
  • 22/04/20231 Available
  • 13/05/20230 Available
  • 20/05/20231 Available
  • 27/05/20231 Available
  • 10/06/20231 Available
  • 08/07/20231 Available
  • 25/11/20231 Available
  • 02/12/20231 Available
reef fishing on the southern great barrier reef
5% Off
Next Departure
  • 09/10/20220 Available

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Latest News

Some stories from our teams on their latest trips.

Swain Reefs and Ribbon Reefs fishing trips see big catches and exciting sights

Beautiful weather conditions throughout July and August offered up some great fishing opportunities on the reef.
Some of the fish caught by our passengers included Common Coral Trout, Red Emperor, Spanish Mackerel and Yellow Fin Tuna to name a few.

Action-packed Reef Charter Trips from Gladstone

When you embark on a reef fishing charter from Gladstone, you can experience the Swains from our custom-built fishing dories. You can fish then sit back and relax while we take care of the cooking and cleaning. All fun and no work. Take in the beautiful scenery and watch the variety of sea life like dolphins, turtles and whales as they pass by.

June trips to Swain Reefs offer great variety and first time catches for many

ix of rain and wind throughout the course of the trip. Despite the change in weather, there was still plenty of fish to catch.

Browse Activities

There are many different activities that you can participate in while exploring, fishing and diving from the Eastern Voyager.


Read what others have said about their time on board the Eastern Voyager.