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Reef Fish & Dive 1770

Join us for offshore reef fishing or diving onboard 1770’s newest and fastest charter vessel Southern Comfort. Reef Fish & Dive 1770 is a locally owned and operated fishing & diving charter business based at the 1770 Marina, Town of 1770, in the beautiful Central Queensland & Southern Great Barrier Reef Region.

FISHING - Targeting the prized Red Emperor, Coral Trout, Red Throat and Grassy Sweet Lip, Spanish Mackerel and Nannygai, just to name a few of the species on offer in the waters surrounding the Southern Great Barrier Reef. We have a keep your catch policy onboard Southern Comfort so be sure to have an esky waiting for your prized reef fish. We can even put you in touch with one of our locals who will fillet the fish for you at a very reasonable price.

DIVING - The Southern Great Barrier Reef is undoubtedly a wold class dive site. Marine life in abundance, coral formations and caves are just some of the visually stunning natural wonders you will encounter. You won't be disappointed.

Whether it be fishing or diving, our experienced and friendly Crew know the locations of the best The Southern Great Barrier Reef has to offer and will be sure to make your experience on board Southern Comfort will remain a highlight of you visit to 1770 and Agnes Water.

Our crew are super attentive, always at the ready to look after your catch, keep your hooks baited and have drinks at hand. For customer service, fishing and local area knowledge, combined with our quality and comfortable vessel and equipment, you won't be disappointed in your investment to experience the natural wonders of The Southern Great Barrier Reef on board Southern Comfort, hosted by our Skipper, Dan and his crew at Reef Fish and Dive 1770.

 

 

3/4 DAY FISHING CHARTERS
Experience the best fishing of the local inshore reefs aboard the 'Southern Comfort' - Agnes Water & 1770's best fishing Charter.
FULL DAY FISHING CHARTERS
The most popular option for those wanting to experience the best fishing of the Southern Great Barrier Reef.
WRECK AND REEF DIVE PACKAGES
Choose your most unforgettable diving experience. Dive the pristine outer Southern Great Barrier Reef, or the local wreck sites.
PRIVATE CHARTERS
Deluxe private charters available to wherever you want to go and for your choice of activities, we guarantee to make your day an experience you won't forget.

The Experience

At Reef Fish & Dive 1770, we are dedicated to providing more than just a charter, we offer an experience that will remain a highlight of your memories for years to come. Our guests have the option to enjoy reef and deep-sea fishing or a scuba diving trip aboard our brand new, comfortable, fully equipped, purpose built vessel Southern Comfort.

Our team have been fishing these waters for over 20 years and have a large collection of GPS marks to guide us to the fish. We will also provide the new and young anglers with coaching to help land the big ones !!

We offer a variety of fishing methods including, reef fishing for the prized Coral Trout & Red Emperor, sports fishing, casting high speed retrieved popper lures around the reef edges for the fighting Giant Trevally and trolling lures for Spanish Mackerel, Wahoo and if lucky a Black Marlin. Take a look at some of the photos from the recent trips to see the great variety of fish that our guests are taking home.

You can also explore the Southern Great Barrier Reef from under the surface with our fantastic reef or wreck dive packages. We have dive sites for all levels of experience from the open water diver, to the advanced open water and tech divers. Our Dive Masters will engage you on guided tours around the pristine unfished green zones where the marine life is abundant and the coral formations are undisturbed by fishing. Our local wrecks lay on the seabed at depths that range from 25 meters to 50 meters, making it ideal for divers at all levels of experience. Reef Fish & Dive 1770 can provide all the equipment and air you need to get down there. Check out the videos shared by our guests.

Skipper & Business Owner

Dan has been fishing and diving the waters of the Southern Great Barrier Reef since 2002 and he brings his skills to enhance your experience.

As the owner of the business, his focus is on excellent customer service, keeping your hooks loaded with the bait, coaching and helping the less experienced anglers and ensuring your drinks and catering are kept up to you.

3/4 DAY FISHING

Great for kids
$275.00
Per person
  • Leave Marina at 6:00am
  • Return to Marina at 2.00pm
  • Fishing the local inshore reefs
  • Great morning of fishing for the kids or not so die-hard angler
  • Soft drinks and bottled water included

FULL DAY FISHING

Get serious about fishing
$350.00
Per person
  • Leave Marina at 6:00am
  • Return to Marina at 4:00om
  • The action starts at the 20 mile fishing grounds and progressively extends to the outer reef and islands
  • Soft drinks and bottled water included

DIVING CHARTERS

Reef or Wreck packages
$385.00
Per person
  • Leave Marina at 8:00am return at 4:00pm
  • Option 1: Two dives on the outer reef pristine unfished greens zones abundant with marine life, with all equipment and air tanks supplied
  • Option 1: Two dives on the outer reef pristine unfished greens zones abundant with marine life, with all equipment and air tanks supplied
  • Soft drinks and bottled water included

Our preferred gear of choice is Shimano!