Montebello islands Western Australia!

Discover a Hidden Paradise: Adventures in the Montebello Islands

Escape the hustle and bustle of Perth and explore the stunning Montebello Islands in australia’s north west.

Located just 65 kilometers south west of Dampier and 16 kilometers north of Barrow Island. Pelican Charters is your perfect partner for an unforgettable aquatic adventure.

Unleash Your Inner Angler:

Embark on a thrilling fishing expedition between August and October, when the weather is at its peak and promises the best catches. Leave the less-than-ideal Perth weather behind and gather your friends or colleagues for an epic adventure aboard a Pelican Montebello Holiday.

What awaits you:

  • World-renowned fishing grounds: Immerse yourself in pristine waters , coral reefs teeming with diverse marine life, from coral trout and red emperor to barramundi and sharks.
  • Expert guidance: Pelican Charters’ experienced crew will ensure you have a safe and successful trip, providing local knowledge and top-notch fishing gear.
  • Unforgettable memories: Create lasting memories with your loved ones as you explore the islands’ breathtaking beauty and discover a hidden gem of Western Australia.

Montebello Islands Charters Escape to Paradise:

Embark on a thrilling six-night, five-day fishing trip extravaganza along the breathtaking North West Coast of Western Australia. Your adventure begins with a flight to Karratha, where you’ll depart from Dampier Port on a dedicated fishing boat. Prepare to be mesmerized by the stunning Dampier Archipelago as you cruise towards your secluded fishing haven.

Arrive just in time for a delicious breakfast on the first morning, setting the stage for unforgettable days. Strap in for exciting jigging, bottom bouncing, and deep-sea sport fishing experiences. Target a diverse range of species, from reef fish to game fighters, reeling in memories that will last a lifetime.

As the sun dips below the horizon, trawl back through vibrant coral reefs to your comfortable anchorage. Explore the unique ecosystem by venturing into the waters too the of mangroves on a quest for succulent mud crabs. After a well-deserved dinner and a few refreshing beers, cast your lines under the starry night sky, catching squid off the marlin board. Relax and soak in the serenity of your surroundings before drifting off to sleep, dreaming of tomorrow’s adventures.

Pelican Charters offers more;

it’s an unparalleled opportunity to immerse yourself in a natural paradise teeming with marine diversity. Come face-to-face with an incredible array of species, from reef fish to pelagic giants, creating experiences that will resonate for years to come.

Ready to embark on an unforgettable journey? Contact Pelican Charters today and start planning your ultimate escape!

Liveaboard Accommodation

Experience Unforgettable Holidays Aboard the Livewire

Embark on an adventure on the Livewire, our newest and most luxurious vessel, designed for the perfect live-aboard experience in Western Australia. With all the comforts of home, the Livewire makes your dream fishing trip a reality.

Relax and Enjoy:

  • Comfy Day at Sea: Soak up the sun and enjoy the spacious deck, perfect for casting a line or simply unwinding.
  • Small Group Experience: Up to 16 passengers ensures personalized attention and flexibility to tailor activities to your preferences.
  • Accommodation Options: Choose from private cabins for added privacy or shared quarters for a social atmosphere.

Explore beyond the ordinary with a History tour through the Montebello Islands Marine Park.

 Where remnants of Britain’s historical atomic weapons tests were carried out. Paint a unique picture of human history. Pay our respect. Reflect. alongside stunning natural beauty.

Stand on the shores of Hermite Island, Alpha and Trimouille Islands. Once ground zero,sites for an atomic bomb detonation. See the remnants of the blast and hear stories of its impact, while appreciating the History of the island’s natural resilience.

But above all, embrace the joy of life! Soak up the sun on pristine beaches, marvel at the breathtaking scenery, and create lasting memories in this natural wonderland.

A breathtaking escape in the heart of Western Australia

Here’s what you can expect:

  • islands teeming with marine life
  • West coast world-class snorkeling and diving hotspots
  • Diverse fishing experiences from deep waters to sheltered inlets
  • Unique tours through the Montebello Islands Marine Park, showcasing historical atomic test sites
  • Unforgettable moments on witnessing the power of nature and human history

Wake up to the aroma of freshly brewed coffee, its warmth filling your senses before you even step out of bed. Fuel your body with a hearty breakfast, the perfect foundation for an adventure-filled day on the water.

As for the weather..

Is one of the clearest places in Australia. The wet season begins around January and ends around July. Our trips are in the dry season, July to November. It experiences exceptionally high daytime temperatures, wind speed and numbers of clear days. It also experiences far below average rainfall and humidity levels. Overnight temperatures are above average and numbers of cloudy days are below average.

Drop a line and feel the thrill of anticipation as you wait for a bite.

Whether you’re jigging for Red Emperor or trolling for Spanish Mackerel, the vibrant coral reefs teeming with life await. Snag a prized Rankin Cod or battle a Giant Trevally, the fight pulsing through your rod. Crimson Sea Perch and Spangled Emperor might grace your hook, while pelagic giants like Marlin, Sailfish, and Wahoo offer the ultimate challenge.

From bottom fishing on the reef to casting soft plastics and exploring every corner, our waters offer endless possibilities. Experience the excitement and satisfaction of reeling in your catch, a reward for your skill and the bounty of the sea.

Relax and enjoy the thrill of the catch. Our friendly crew will be there to assist you with everything from netting in your prize to bagging and even freezing your fish (so you can savor the memories later). All you need to do is focus on the excitement of the catch and the beauty of your surroundings

Master the art of different fishing techniques:

Bottom bouncing.

Drifting or anchored, dangling a couple of baits. This tried-and-true Aussie technique is perfect for catching big reds and coral trout, known for their fighting spirit and delectable taste.


Cover vast stretches of the Pilbara coast and maximize your chances of reeling in impressive game fish.


Feel the adrenaline rush as you battle big golden trivially with light tackle. This increasingly popular technique promises an exciting fight!

Unwind and Experience Fishing with Pelican Charters!

Get ready for some of the most relaxing and rewarding fishing adventures you’ll ever have! Pelican Charters offers comfortable live-aboard cabins, delicious meals, and all the fishing gear you need to conquer the waters of Australia’s most sought-after fishing spots.

Livewire Charters: Reel Fishing Adventures!

Join Brandon and Peter, your seasoned captains and local guides, aboard Livewire Charters for an unforgettable fishing adventure. Since 2004, these friendly and knowledgeable skippers have been offering top-notch fishing experiences in stunning destinations.

More than just a fishing trip:

  • Experienced and Licensed: Brandon and Peter are both casual and friendly, but don’t be fooled by their laid-back demeanour. They’re fully licensed operators with 20 years of expertise on the water, ensuring your safety and success.
  • Local Knowledge: Forget generic tours. Livewire takes you to the best secret spots and hidden gems, leveraging their intimate knowledge of the local waters.
  • Unforgettable Experiences: Going the extra mile is their motto. Expect personalized attention, helpful tips, and a genuine passion for the sport. They’ll make sure your trip is one for the memory books.
  • Explore Stunning Locations: Livewire travels to leading destinations, showcasing the vibrant marine life and breathtaking scenery each location has to offer.
Adventure Awaits:
  • Gather Your Crew: Bring family and friends for an unforgettable week exploring the stunning WA coastline on the Indian Ocean.
  • Prime Fishing Grounds: Pelican Charters are renowned for taking you to the best fishing spots, guaranteeing an action-packed adventure.
  • Ideal Destination: Discover hidden gems and experience the thrill of deep-sea fishing in perfect comfort.

Jump on board Livewire on a thrilling journey:

  • Depart from Dampier Harbor: Start your adventure, Departing through 42 pristine islands that lie off the coast of Dampier Archipelagos.
  • Explore diverse fishing grounds: Troll along the Pilbara coast, anchor for deep-sea jigging, or bottom bounce for pelagic species.
  • Feast on your catch: Enjoy a delicious menu featuring the freshest fish you’ve ever tasted!

Ready to set sail?

Want to learn more about our tours, terms, and conditions? Get in touch with the Pelican team and they’ll help you design your perfect fishing getaway. Give them a call at 08 9249 1535 and book your adventure today!


  • Brandon: 0418 921 966
  • Peter: 0417 913 046

Don’t miss out on the catch of a lifetime! Book your Livewire Charters experience now!