Topnotch Game Fishing

Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours

Hamilton Island’s premier reef, sports fishing and island tours.

Topnotch Game Fishing live the ultimate Whitsunday Island life!

Based at Hamilton Island which is perfectly located just off the eastern Queensland coastline of Australia and in the heart of the 74 Whitsundays Islands and the Great Barrier Reef.

Topnotch Game Fishing offers two custom-built sports fishing vessels for fishing charters and also non-fishing leisure cruises to the Whitsunday Islands. There is a charter option to suit everyone’s budget from an affordable half-day share charter on The Pirate to a full-day exclusive experience on the magnificent 65 footer Brilliant Company.

A variety of charter options to suit everyone from the affordable to the luxury.

Shared half-day fishing charters
Full-day and half-day private fishing charters
Fishing and Whitehaven tours
Exclusively Whitehaven tours
Whitsunday Island tours
Whitehaven Beach weddings
Hamilton Island Sunset cruises

The backbone of the Topnotch Game Fishing business is the dynamic husband and wife duo Captain Russell and Marlene Hicks. The Hicks have extensively fished the Whitsunday region for ten years now and offer a variety of fishing styles. They understand the Whitsunday waters like the back of their hands.

Facilities

Service Types

Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours

Activities

Fishing

Accreditation

COVID Clean Practicing Business

Services

$200

Discover sport and reef fishing in paradise!

Topnotch Game Fishing is based at Hamilton Island which is perfectly located just off the eastern Queensland coastline of Australia and in the heart of the 74 Whitsundays Islands and the Great Barrier Reef.

Choose from morning or afternoon half-day fishing charters onboard The Pirate. Fish the many picturesque Whitsunday Islands and fringing reefs for tasty table fish like coral trout, nannygai, sweetlip, snapper and many more!

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

Full day fishing experience to World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef from Hamilton Island Marina.

The Whitsundays is based right in the heart of the system, the reef is perfectly poised just off the central Queensland coastline a two hour passage away. The GBR sets the scene for one of the world’s most incredible game fishing destinations. At the reef, pelagic species targeted are the elusive black marlin, sailfish, Spanish mackerel, tuna, mahi-mahi, wahoo and giant trevally.

Also, tasty table fish caught from the reef are coral trout, nannygai, red emperor and a variety of sweetlip, snappers and cod. This whole boat booking charter option is ideal for those choosing to share this experience with friends and family.

Disabled Access

From $6600 to $8600

The ultimate in luxury sport and reef fishing experience!

Fish in complete style and comfort onboard the huge 65-foot sports fisher. Whether it’s fishing the many Whitsunday Islands or the Great Barrier Reef, spoil yourself and friends with a private charter to fish in paradise.

The charter is professionally crewed and includes catering, bait, tackle and light refreshments. Fish is prepared for guests liking to take home.

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

$1800

Discover sport and reef fishing in paradise with your friends!

Topnotch Game Fishing is based at Hamilton Island which is perfectly located just off the eastern Queensland coastline of Australia and in the heart of the 74 Whitsundays Islands and the Great Barrier Reef.

Choose from morning or afternoon half-day private fishing charters onboard The Pirate. Fish the many picturesque Whitsunday Islands and fringing reefs for tasty table fish like coral trout, nannygai, sweetlip, snapper and many more! Whole boat booking for an exclusive fishing experience with friends & family.

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

$1850

Hamilton Island sunset cruises are indeed perfect for celebrations on the water. Whether you are honouring a special event with friends and family or enjoying a romantic evening cruise with that special someone. Undoubtedly relax and unwind to the twilights of the Whitsundays. Shrug off all the additional everyday life stresses and immerse yourself in the picturesque surroundings of many Whitsunday Islands.

Enjoy tranquil views of many Whitsunday Islands.
Includes champagne and deluxe platter.
Watch the twilights of Hamiton Island come alive.
Relax and unwind to serene surroundings.
The vessel has underwater lights fitted to illuminate the Coral Sea.
Live music available upon request – POA

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

$8600

Visit multi-award-winning Whitehaven Beach & go fishing tour. This is a totally unique experience that only Topnotch Game Fishing offer at Hamilton Island. Why not do it in style onboard the largest sports fisher in Queensland.

We want to make your trip with us a great day on the water and an unforgettable bluewater fishing experience. Regardless of your level of angling experience, we aim to put you on your bucket list fish! This fishing experience can be a mixture of trolling lures for billfish, mackerel and tuna or bottom bait fishing for red emperor, coral trout and nannygai.

Next on the tour is a gourmet BBQ/seafood buffet lunch served whilst at a calm anchorage of Whitehaven Beach. After lunch has been served, all guests are tender across explore the magnificent Whitehaven Beach & enjoy a refreshing swim.

Finishing your day tour cruising through the picturesque Whitsunday Islands sipping on champagne.

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

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