Our skipper and crew would like to welcome you onboard the Eastern Voyager

Eastern Voyager is available for extended charters ranging from a minimum of 4 up to 10+ nights and beyond. Our trips are self-guided.

Local experts

Local experts

Chris and Ellen Pike have been involved in long range charter vessels out of Gladstone for over 28 years.

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Get the FAQs

Get the FAQs

Our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page answers most of the questions from passengers of the Eastern Voyager

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Check out the latest photos

Check out the latest photos

We have a large gallery of photos and videos for you to browse through as you ponder your next trip with MV Eastern Voyager.

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Sport Fishing

Sport Fishing

Click here to find out about the incredible fishing on offer with MV Eastern Voyager as she charters the Northern parts of Australia.

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Explore the Reefs

Explore the Reefs

Aboard the Eastern Voyager you can experience the best fishing the reef has to offer, reef walking, shell collecting, snorkelling and more.

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Small groups can join a charter

Small groups can join a charter

Join a trip, or we can put you in touch with the organiser of a group already booked looking to fill numbers.

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Explore the Southern Great Barrier Reef, or choose your own destination

Southern Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea

7 to 10 day trips to the Southern Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea (travel 260 nautical miles +) trips from the port of Gladstone available to the Swain Reefs, Shoalwater Bay and surrounding areas, Coral Seas – Cato, Wreck, Frederick and more. Charters to the Coral Sea are available based on a minimum of 10 days for Group bookings only, with added charges to travel to these remote outer reefs.

Capricorn Bunker Group

Optional 4 day charters available to the Capricorn Bunker Group.

Choose your own destination

If you have another area in mind, we will do our best to accommodate your request. Up to 20 passengers can enjoy a 14 day trip onboard Eastern Voyager.

Deals and Discounts

Check out the specials deals we have on the following trips. There are limited places, so book your spot soon. The Organised Trips show how many people are able to join, and the DIY Group Booking trips show if there is space for 1 group of 14-20 people. Book your trip online and save. Contact us to find out more.

Easter Special 2020 Group bookings to Swain Reefs or Shoalwater Bay
15% Off
$ 2,786$ 2,368

Next Departure

  • 04/04/20201 spaces left
  • 11/04/20201 spaces left
  • 18/04/20201 spaces left
Swain Reefs
3% Off
$ 2,786$ 2,700

Swain Reefs Organised Trip

Swain Reefs7 Days

Next Departure

  • 25/04/20205 spaces left
  • 29/11/20200 space left
  • 15/08/20200 space left
$ 2,786

DIY Group Booking – Swain Reefs / Shoalwater Bay

Shoalwater BaySwain Reefs7 Days

Next Departure

  • 02/05/20200 space left
  • 06/06/20200 space left
  • 04/07/20200 space left
  • 15/08/20200 space left
  • 03/10/20200 space left
  • 22/11/20201 spaces left
$ 1,540

DIY Group Booking – Capricorn Bunker

Capricorn Bunker Group4 Days

Next Departure

  • 06/06/20200 space left
  • 15/08/20200 space left

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Latest News

Some stories from our teams on their latest trips.

Tails'n'Scales .. Oct/Nov '19

Our October and November edition of Tails’n’Scales has some great deals for fishing the Swain Reefs, a video on the Paternoster Rig, and a recipe for garlic salted trout wings.

Reef fishing on the Southern Great Barrier Reef

M.V. Eastern Voyager operates out of Gladstone in Queensland and directly accesses the Southern Great Barrier Reef. As a family run business, the Eastern Voyager offers charters from four nights to extended stays of 14 nights and beyond. If you’re …

Tails’n’Scales .. Sep’19

Welcome to the first edition of Tails’n’Scales. A big thank you to everyone that sent suggestions for the name. It was a hard decision to make, and Bill Martin’s suggestion of ‘Tails’n’Scales’ ended up our favourite. Congratulations Bill – we …

Browse Activities

There are many different activities that you can participate in while exploring, fishing and diving from the Eastern Voyager.


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