Top Catch Charters
Top Catch Charters
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Sheryl M
Albany, Australia2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
Top Catch Charters was a wonderful experience for both my husband and I. I am a novice fisher person while my hubby is an expert. Malcolm accomodated us both. There were 4 of us in total and the boat was big enough to accomodate us all. We caught 3 species of fish and also some crayfish. I would recommend this tour for sure.
Written 1 May 2024
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Jewel A
1 contribution
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
In good times, you only get 1 cray even if your trip got more. He will keep it - as per experience Feb 2023, In bad times (March 2024), he won't even bother to haul a few more pots to have people on boat get at least a cray each. His reasoning is that its not an assurance! ok fine! one group was two adults 1 kid and was given 1 big and 1 small, my friend and I, got 1 small. didn't even bother to make fair by giving us the big one and two for the other group since there's 3 of them having the child, not fair to us. I'm not born yesterday!! and it was really bad the second time around, there isn't much fish biting but that's understandable, (that's fishing!) but the treatment we receive is not. I will go back to the other charter that gives us whatever we haul for the trip. not to this. its a waste of money and bitter experience( the 2nd time around), also because I knew that in good times, you don't get the benefit as how you should be when that's how he treated us in the bad days of fishing. We also could've taken one of two barracudas home for our bait the next day but nope, he won't ask you. he is on his own world doing what is best only for him and not the ones paying him the money for the experience. i see another bad review from an Indian sounding name, and we are Asian too so I'm not sure if that is a factor.
Written 16 March 2024
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Tania L
7 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
Awesome trip - Captain was able to take us out a bit earlier to beat some strong winds coming in. Great communication and informative. Plenty of fish and was a bonus not to have to do any of the smelly stuff on board. Managed to get a crayfish as well. Smaller boat so was just us on board.
Highly recommend. Thanks Malcolm
Written 16 March 2024
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Nomadnz
Beaver Creek, CO33 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
Don't expect much engagement from the captain , he will drop the lines and you spend all your time winching the catch up. Old gear and small boat. On the plus side we caught some decent fish , make sure you watch him fillet it all.
Written 19 February 2024
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bfleurent
Bogis-Bossey, Switzerland6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
We very much enjoyed our experience with Malcolm - great boat ride, lots and lots of fish caught with his expert support and knowledge, and a welcome committee of beautiful albatross! Highly recommended!
Written 12 February 2024
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292dee
Nelson, New Zealand5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Family
What an absolutely awesome adventure for our family! Malcom was a fantastic captain, knowledgeable, friendly chap. We were amazed at how quickly he got us onto fish. 2hrs was just perfect for us with seasickness creeping up in the last 10mins. Once we were on the move that passed. We took our crayfish and fillets to cooper's catch to be cooked and enjoyed for dinner. We are already planning our next visit! Thanks so much team!!
Written 19 January 2024
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cccruiser
Gulfport, MS116 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Friends
We had an amazing experience with Malcolm of Top Catch! It was a beautiful day & we caught lots of Sea Perch. Malcolm was so helpful! He baited our lines, took the fish off the hook and filleted them for us. We also stopped by his Cray Pots and picked up 3 Crayfish.
We then took our bucket of fish & crayfish to Cooper’s Catch and they cooked it for us. It was delicious.
A perfectly lovely day!!!
Written 11 January 2024
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