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Kingston, Norfolk Island 7051, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a disgrace. You book with this company for a cruise but each day you are cast aside, apparently for a better offer. For 5 days we waited in perfect weather for the advertised ‘around the Island’ cruise unable to consider or book any other...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank swjtd
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We had a great half day fishing with Darren. He kept us on the fish, which I get the feeling is not too difficult on Norfolk! Seven people fishing was a good number and everyone had a ball. The fish were kept nice and cool...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had a great mornings fishing with my 11yr old grandson caught plenty red fish great eating fish very friendly crew

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mickcarr31
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Darren gave us the experience of a lifetime, around the Island cruise just a perfect day .....thanks Darren

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank davib0y
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A great way to see the island and always guaranteed a catch to bring home to have cooked at your accommodation. The hosts are very knowledgeable and it is always a treat every time we are there.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 676lyndaa
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We had a great fishing trip with Darren Bates. We both caught fish & although it was a bit rough,(would recommend sea sickness prevention) thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The fishing gear was easy to use & Darren put the bait on & assisted where necessary. Back...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My husband absolutely loves fishing and will take every opportunity to fish wherever he goes & this was no exception & he had an awesome time catching plenty of fish he was very pleased to say the least we ate fish for 3 days

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Colleen R
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Went Out Of Kingston , Caught Heaps Of Very nice big Reds,. The Sharks Gave Us Some Trouble But Darren Sortted Them out. This Was My Second Trip With Darren And The Advance Crew. Would Highly Recommend Them. My Next Trip To Norfolk Isl Is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank galvinmiller
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Great boat to fish from excellent skipper Darren Bates. Good fishing gear and bait. Darren works very hard to ensure all fisherman are very well looked after . I have no hesitation in recommending Advance Fishing & Cruising to anyone who whats to go on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank David M
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Great experience in April 2018 with Darren. Excellent boat with top notch skipper. Really knew where the fish were and as an ardent fisher I had a remarkable time along with the others on the charter. - "The ringer from the top end"

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank warrenminnett
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Paul F
21 March 2016|
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Response from George M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Paul. Darren told us that as long as weather conditions are ok for fishing then you usually will get plenty of fish. We certainly recommend Advance Fishing with Darren Bates. Good luck mate, hope you get plenty, we sure... More
6 July 2015|
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Response from wendhmagz | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can certainly take your own fishing gear to Norfolk Island - that will also give you the opportunity to fish from the rocks as well as a day out with Advance Fishing. Hope you have a great time.