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Let us take you Fishing on 400 square kilometers of the pristine Gippsland Lakes.

We’ll catch Bream and Flathead or we can even take you on a Crab catching expedition.

If it’s just a Cruise you’re after, take our 2 hour discovery cruise and see dolphins, kangaroos, sea birds and other wildlife.

Lakes Entrance Fishing Charter

Fishing & Crabbing Charter

3 hour Fishing Charter

All rods, bait & tackle are supplied.
Max 19 passengers.
Catch Bream and Flathead.

Adults: $70.00 per person
Children 12 years & under: $40.00 per person

History & Nature Tours

2 hour Lakes Cruise

Take a 2 hour tour of the Gippsland Lakes where you can view Seals, Dolphins, Kangaroos and plenty of sea birds and other wildlife, with an excellent commentary on the history.

Adults: $50.00 per person
Children 12 years & under: $30.00

Screw Loose Fishing Charters.

Screw Loose Charters is a family owned & operated business that has been running fishing charters in Lakes Entrance for over 15 years.

The Skipper of Nellie is Brick Carstairs, who has been a fisherman in Lakes Entrance his whole life.

Originally a commercial fisherman, Brick turned to charters in 2000 and has never looked back.

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All about Nellie

Nellie is originally from Sydney, NSW, and was being run as a charter boat. Brick purchased the boat in 2000 & drove it down the coast where Nellie has continued to be used for the same purpose.

Nellie received an upgrade in 2017 to have 2 new 200 horsepower Honda output motors installed, to ensure we get you to the fishing spots fast.

Nellie is a 37 foot catamaran that can hold up to 19 passengers. Toilet facility is located on board.

Minimum of 6 adults are required for charter to take place.

All bait and tackle are supplied on board during the crabbing and fishing charters.

The Gippsland Lakes

The Gippsland Lakes are over 400 square kilometers of pristine waterways in East Gippsland.

It a fisherman’s and nature lover’s paradise just brimming with seals, endangered Burrunan Dolphins, sea eagles, kangaroos and more.

Contact us for enquiries and bookings

Phone: 0428 397 849


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You’ll find us at Post Office Jetty on the Esplanade in Lakes Entrance. Directly opposite the Post Office.

Screw Loose Charters

Post Office Jetty, Lakes Entrance.
T: 0428 397 849