About us

Peter and Tracey are happy to welcome you to Timeout Fishing Charters, departing Rye.    Peter has 34 years of boating experience in the commercial fishing industry.  Come aboard “Bo Jangles” our 36 foot/ 11 metre fishing boat, for a fun family friendly fishing trip.  Currently licenced to carry 12 passengers, with plenty of space to move around.

Peter onboard our boat

Come and enjoy the sights of Port Phillip Bay, you may pass one of the many icons including the South Channel light marker, the seals or the fort depending on the weather and our fishing locations on the day.

Our trips are suitable for people above the  age of  5 years, and every level of fishing ability, from those just starting out to those who want a great time out on the water. Pets not permitted on vessel expect guide dogs.

Loyalty cards are on board and gift vouchers are available to give to that special someone be it a birthday, anniversary or Christmas or just because you can.

Included in the price of the trip is the use of all our fishing gear, all your legal sized fish can be cleaned for you and packed in ice for the trip home.  Fisheries bag catch limits also apply for all fish species caught, Please ask Peter onboard if you are unsure on the day of what the limits are.

A selection of  UNLIMITED Tea, coffee, hot chocolate, lollies, soft drink, water and bikkies are included for all passengers. 

Fishing Licences are required for Charter Boat fishing, we take no responsibility should you board our boat without one.  Should we be checked and you do not have one it will be your responsibility to pay any fines applicable.  Fishing Licences can be purchased before boarding the boat from the following internet site and is fast and easy, licence can be printed there and then.  Please go to https://service.vic.gov.au/find-services/outdoor-and-recreation/buy-a-victorian-recreational-fishing-licence

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