About Us

Operating from Terrigal, Central Coast Reef and Game Fishing Charters is owned & operated by Paul Minto & is based from The Haven, Terrigal on the Central Coast NSW, just north of Sydney, operating a modern fast vessel for:

  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Game Fishing
  • Leisure Cruises
  • Whale Watching
  • Team Building
  • Work Christmas Parties
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The Captain

The Sea Runner's Captain & owner is Paul Minto.

  • Masters Class 5
  • Marine Engine Driver Grade 3
  • Fishing locally since 1987
  • Worked in the charter industry since 1994 and his own boat since 1996
  • Former NSW Surf Life Saver
  • PADI Open Water Diver
  • First Aid Certificate

Paul has many years of fishing experience in the Terrigal area. Paul started in the charter industry as the second boat for Central Coast Charters with Allan & Penny Ross until they moved to Coffs Harbour in 2007. He then continued on his own as Central Coast Reef & Game Fishing Charters. His local knowledge of fishing around Terrigal gives the customer the edge to land that prize fish.

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The Crew

Let our crew look after you! Have a great day on the water. Our crew are experienced, qualified and trained to provide first class customer service.

  • Clean & ice your catch ready for you to take home
  • Assist with fishing techniques
  • Serve complimentary morning tea
  • Cut bait & rig lines
  • Have first aid training & certificates
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The Boat

Sea Runner 36ft STEBERCRAFT
We host game fishing & fishing charters for individuals & small groups.

  • Crewed by qualified & experienced staff
  • Comfortable fishing numbers 10
  • Comfortable cruise numbers 10, max 16
  • Twin 250hp Iveco (Fiat) engines
  • Colour depth sounder
  • GPS plotter
  • VHF & 27mg radios
  • Mobile phone
  • Cruise speed 16 to 17 knots
  • Modern, fast & well maintained
  • Departs from Terrigal Haven
  • NSW Maritime survey permit #21037
  • NSW Maritime Reg #CFB21037
  • Registered with NSW DPI for Charter Fishing
  • Meets rigorous safety standards
  • Charter Fishing Licence #000171
  • Custom built Australian made Stebercraft
  • Toilet, shower, canopy, seating, rod holders
  • Seating on deck
  • Fully equipped galley
  • Insulated fish & bait boxes
  • Live bait tank
  • Fish cleaning table
  • Outriggers

Safety Equipment

  • Life jackets
  • Life rafts
  • Flares, charts, flags, lights etc
  • Fire extinguishers & hoses
  • Marine radios & mobile phones

Information for the day

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