Joe and Bianca have a combination of knowledge and passion for Far North Queensland. Having been raised in the region they have spent their entire life on the water and have extensive experience in sport fishing, spear fishing and diving the local waters. Prior to the establishment of Eclipse FNQ Charters, Joe and Bianca have spent the majority of their working career in the Marine industry.
Bianca has worked extensively around the world onboard numerous luxury yachts and larger commercial vessels as Skipper, Marine Engineer and Mate . She will also be your onboard cook preparing fresh meals including your catch of the day, her culinary skills will keep you coming back for more. Bianca also holds PADI professional qualifications capable of offering diving services onboard.
Joe has a strong background in Barramundi Aquaculture and has also spent a lot of his days on the water working in the commercial fishing industry. His youth was spent growing up on the Daintree River and exploring the Great Barrier Reef and his love of the region reflects this. Joe is an experienced Engineer and PADI Diver and now wants to share his passion and enthusiasm of the region with those who want to experience and enjoy it.
Individual and group bookings are welcome for sport fishing charters on the West Coast of Cape York. Eclipse is also available for private charter for any purpose that suits your needs. Private charters are ideal for group bookings and can include shortened or extended trips, where we will modify the itinerary and activities to your specific requests. Private charters may also include scuba diving, spear fishing, snorkelling or visiting remote islands and walking on untouched sandy beaches and cays. See our East Coast Charters sections for more information.
They are dedicated to providing guests with value for money with a quality charter that is flexible and adapted to each individuals needs. After years of working on live aboard vessels the couple now focus on all the little things that matter when on an extended charter, that often get overlooked. They pride themselves with providing a clean and comfortable live aboard charter with extremely comfortable beds, quality linen, freshly cooked wholesome meals and a relaxed atmosphere. They lead their crew by example with high standards of cleanliness and customer service whilst on charter. The enthusiastic partners guarantee you an experience of a lifetime. Eclipse FNQ Charters also utilizes highly experienced contract fishing guides who are familiar with the styles and techniques required for the region. All of our guides are not only professionals but they are also good company.