Fishing Charters Boat Trips

Covering all aspects of fishing, at Magnet Fishing Charters our Portland crew take pride in our ability to take you on awesome fishing adventures. Whether your aim is to target the many species which inhabit our bays or to head wide off shore hunting the pelagic game fish which migrate along our eastern coastline each year, Magnet has the right charter for you. Our chartered boat and fishing trips leave Portland early in the morning, giving you a day full of blue water and beautiful fish.

When you join one of our cheap fishing charters from Portland you will be experiencing the best value for money, when our skilled crew taking you to the best angling spots in Victorian waters. Between April to August we will be taking advantage of the prime Bluefin Tuna season, departing from Portland to give our anglers a fishing experience they are sure to remember. 

Rip Yellowtail Kingfish

From December to February hop aboard the Magnet as we enter the perilous waters of The Rip to search for and snare beautiful and prized Yellowtail Kingfish. 

Portland Bluefin Tuna

At Magnet Fishing Charters we aim to give our anglers a challenge. Renowned for their speed and strength Bluefin Tuna have earned their reputation as tough sportfish. From April to August the Magnet enters the steely-blue waters of the Southern Ocean in search of these delicious and huge fish. Book your spot on one of our charters today.

Fully-licensed and qualified to take our guests past the continental shelf and into the fertile waters of the Southern Ocean Magnet Fishing will present you with the best opportunity to angle for these large and challenging fish. 

Bass Strait Mako Sharks

Mako Sharks are a legend in their own right. Highly-prized and sought after by skilled anglers Mako Sharks require all the attention and strength that anglers can muster. Between January and April we set sail from Portland straight into the Bass Strait and the Southern Ocean in search of these predators. 

Port Phillip Bay Snapper

One of Victoria’s best eating and angling fish the Snapper cuts through the water in a red flash. We will Supplying you with all the equipment you need. Join us from September to April for a fantastic day on the Bay. 

Port Phillip Bay Whiting

If you are itching for a tasty table fish Magnet Fishing Charters have just what you’ve been looking for. With our high-quality rods and reels all you have to do is wait for the fish to come to you on our comfortable vessel. 

Port Phillip Bay Calamari

A staple at every fish and chip shop in Australia calamari shoals are plentiful in the southern waters. Magnet Fishing Charter can set up the arena for you to chase Southern Calamari through clean waters from September to April.

Book your place on one of our chartered fishing trips departing Portland today by calling our crew on 0400 785 278. From the Magnet we have helped many local and international guests enjoy the spoils of Victoria’s fresh and pure southern waters. 

Click on the links below to find out more about some of our regular charter options.




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Please note:
Bookings can only be confirmed and dates locked in for charters upon receipt of payment for individual anglers or minimum deposit of $350.00 for boat bookings. Receipt of deposits and charter booking fees will be confirmed by email.

Payments can be made by electronic funds transfer to:

BSB – 083 961
Account Number – 172 583 855

If you have a special fishing trip in mind, please contact us to discuss your needs – we are keen to work with you to make your fishing charter an awesome experience.

Please ensure that you read our Terms and Conditions before booking with us

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