The vessel is a 7.4 White Pointer (hardtop), built in Cann River (VIC) by Eric Hyland and was put in initial survey in mid 2011. The boat has one of the highest horsepower ratings in its class and can be powered by up to 700 horsepower, She is built to meet USL and NSCV codes and has all the required safety gear to meet NSCV survey standards, she is also fitted with closed cell flotation foam. In current 2C survey (30nm operational limit from Australian mainland) for 6 passengers and 2 crew. She is powered by twin 150HP Honda 4strokes, cruises at 23knots and can reach around 35knots, vessel holds 480 litres of fuel and has x2 800 litre below deck kill tanks. Hook & Haul supplies all fishing rods, reels, bait and lures for all charters. We pride ourselves and specialize in chasing Southern Bluefin Tuna with catches ranging from 10kg to 150kg.
Skippered by owner/operator Jackson Muir, Jackson has been fishing Port Phillip and Western Port Bays for the past 18 years and Bass Straight and the Southern Ocean for the past 12 years with over 1000 trips from Portland and is permanently based in Portland now he has extensive local knowledge in fishing these areas and the rugged south west coast.
Sucessfully targeting Snapper, Gummies and school shark, Whiting, Calamari Kingfish, Tuna, Albacore, Mako and Bronze Whaler Sharks and extensive knowledge of the offshore deep water bottom fishing, Jackson is a qualified charter operator and has current Level 2 First Aid Certificate and C.P.R qualifications.