Historic Fishing Charter in Newcastle

Cuddy Cabin/Walk Around
38 ft
16 Guests

About This Boat

Charter the historic Reliance II vessel and spend a day fishing the waters of Newcastle for as little as $90!

The Reliance II is a 38ft (11.5m) aluminium planing hull in full charter survey. Licensed to carry 16 passengers and 2 crew, the vessel is equipped with full safety gear, an electric on-board toilet, a large fully covered deck (removable), ample seating, icebox and dry storage area.

The Reliance II was purpose built for the Grunsell's as the Government Shark Meshing vessel for the Newcastle area in 1981, and since then has carried out shark meshing contracts, charter and commercial fishing in the Newcastle, Swansea, Central Coast and South Sydney ports.

Paul and the crew guarantee personalized service, catering for all levels of fishing experience - from the novice to the expert enthusiast. Top quality rods, reels, bait and tackle are supplied and all fishing licenses are included. Soft drinks are provided and you are most welcome to BYO alcohol on all charters. Full catering is available for charters with a minimum of 7 passengers. Captain Paul's crew will even clean and bag your catch at your convenience so that its all ready to take home at the end of the day!

Packages Available

4 Hour Fishing Charter (Deep Sea or Lake Trip)  - $90

Includes: Tea, Coffee and Biscuits

Half-Day Fishing Charter - $130                                                                                              

6:00AM - 1:00PM or 7:00AM - 2:00PM.

Includes: Morning Tea, Breakfast, Barbeque Lunch

Lake & Coastal Cruises - Afternoon Fishing Charters - Individual Bookings Available Upon Request. Please Contact For Information. 

**Prices Subject to Change Without Notice**


  • Type: Cuddy Cabin/Walk Around
  • Capacity: 16 People
  • Year: 1981
  • Rental Minimum: 4 hours
  • Length: 38 ft
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 5 Days Prior


  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Toilet
  • Wheel steering
  • Bimini
  • Fishing gear
  • Fish Finder
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Chart Plotter
  • Single Engine
  • Fuel type: Gas
  • GPS

Meet Paul


From Newcastle

Member Since Jun 2015

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