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My brother and I booked Shawry for a full day and what a day! Started by setting some crab pots and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ben K
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London, United Kingdom
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Great time!

My boyfriend and I took a morning charter with Shawry, and had a great time fishing beautiful Port... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ginala627
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Sydney, Australia
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“Top day”
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“Great time!”
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With 20 years of local experience, Shawry will take you on an adventure of a lifetime. With access to some of the most pristine fishing locations Tropical FNQ has to offer, and using an array of techniques, we will be targeting all local fish...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Ashford Avenue, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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+61 402 751 929
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My brother and I booked Shawry for a full day and what a day! Started by setting some crab pots and catching live bait before hitting the reef. Caught dozens and dozens of fish with plenty of keepers including some big coral trout and sea...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I took a morning charter with Shawry, and had a great time fishing beautiful Port Douglas. We fish frequently, and something we were particularly impressed with was Shawry’s ability to strike a balance between patience in fishing a certain spot and knowing...More

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GlennS2124, Owner at Hook Up Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gina thanks for the great feedback. That’s a Grass sweetlpi in the photo. Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We fished an afternoon with Shawry. My two sons and myself. We didn’t get on to a heap of fish, but that may be more to do with the family curse than Shawry’s skill as a fishing guide. He tried his guts out to get...More

Thank Aussiguys
Glenn S, Owner at Hook Up Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day fishing Port Douglas. Shawry has a wealth of knowledge in fishing and the local area. Very relaxed, no stress just a good time and good fishing. Definitely recommend

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out this morning for half day tour. Recommended by my partner to do. Absolutely brilliant. Top bloke, small group, highly recommend to anyone!!

Thank brettlord1
Glenn S, Owner at Hook Up Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Thanks Brett 😀

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Shawrys knowledge of the area is second to none and we caught a ton of fish out of the way of the main areas. Would book again in a heartbeat!

Thank portmac23
Glenn S, Owner at Hook Up Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks!

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I'm not really one for fishing but went on a half day tour to spend the time with my husband on our holiday and it turns out I had a lovely morning. Glenn was an amazing guide and skipper and was very considerate of me...More

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Glenn S, Owner at Hook Up Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thanks for the great review Kristy! Cheers Julie

Reviewed 5 May 2018

OMG we had a great 1/2 day charter with Shawry and we had a ball. He was so friendly and informative. The weather had turned so wasn't the best day to get out to the inner reef so we stayed in the estuary.. We caught...More

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Glenn S, Owner at Hook Up Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks Diane We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

My husband, myself and my dad all took a trip to Port Douglas in late November and we did heaps whilst we were up there but by far hands down our fishing trip with shawry was the highlight ! Not one bad word to say!...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great day fishing with Shawry, been on many charters over the last 40 Year’s and his was up there with the best, great boat and skipper. Many fish caught.

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