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South Pacific II is one of Queensland’s most famous and favourite classic ocean going timber vessel. Built in 1964 by esteemed Brisbane shipwright Norman R. Wright & Sons the 72ft iconic vessel is steeped in history.

In 2017, South Pacific 2 underwent a major refit on all decks, galley, electrical, refrigeration and engine room providing it with all the modern features while remaining its unique character.

South Pacific II is based in Brisbane where she is available to charter around Moreton Bay or for Brisbane River Cruises.

From July to December South Pacific II will call the magnificent tropical north Qld home and is available for charter to Australia’s best aquatic playground – The Great Barrier Reef – one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

Charters will leave from Whitsundays, Lizard Island and Lockhart River.

A Fascinating History

South Pacific II is a rare Qld boat. Designed in 1959 in the USA by Boston-based naval architects Eldridge McGinnis, constructed by shipwright Norman R. Wright & Sons…

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Awesome fishing action

Coral trout, red throat emperor, spangled emperor, nannygai, the highly prized red emperor, Spanish mackerel, tuna and the chance of a marlin or sailfish…. the list continues!

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The Great Barrier Reef

Where Whitsunday fishing is at its best. We leave behind the Whitsunday Islands and head to remote reefs, giving you the best opportunity of catching quality fish!

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