Abrolhos Islands Term & Conditions

Abrolhos Islands Fishing Charters

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Unless otherwise agreed in writing, all charters are sold based on the following terms and conditions of the purchaser and no agent or representative has authority to vary or omit part or all of, these conditions.

Deposit Payments

Mills Charters booking form and a 25% non-refundable deposit is required within 14 days of booking to confirm and secure your charter.  Please note that failure to make due payment in respect of bookings or installments shall entitle Mills Charters to consider the booking cancelled.  All efforts on behalf of Mills Charters will be made to contact you before the booking is made available to other parties, however should contact not be made, Mills Charters shall be entitled to consider the booking void and release the Charter dates.

Final Payment

Final payment is required no later than 30 days prior to Charter departure date.  Final payment failure will result in cancellation of the booking and forfeiture of your deposit as outlined above.

Cancellation Policy

If a booking is cancelled less than 30 days prior to departure, or if passengers fail to arrive, the total charter cost is forfeited.  Mills Charters does not accept any responsibility for the actions of any carrier that might result in the purchaser failing to observe a booking condition.  Mills Charters recommend that passengers arrange adequate cancellation policy insurance.

Liability Conditions

Mills Charters offer Eco-Adventure and fishing charters involving some physical activity and adventure itineraries, is personal choice.  This being the case, Mills Charters expects each passenger understands any risks involved and is personally able to accept such risks as part of the charter offered.

Mills Charters will undertake to deliver services at indicated times, however does not accept any losses, costs or expenses suffered as a result of any delay in the delivery of services.

Mills Charters does not accept any liability for breach of contract when such things as force majure, war, industrial dispute, civil unrest or natural disaster, inclusive of weather conditions that would prevent Mills Charters from operating in some capacity.

Mills Charters always recommend that passengers take out adequate travel insurance.

Boarding and Disembarkation

To be advised at time of booking.

Passenger Information

Mills Charters recommend comfortable clothing of a lightweight material for most days and occasions.  It is recommended to also include adequate changes of clothing, including t-shirts, long sleeved shirts (for sun protection), weather proof jacket, hat, sunglasses, and toiletries.

Mills Charters recommend appropriate shoes to be worn at all times during the charter.

Mills Charters will have supplies of insect repellant and sunscreen on board.

Baggage Limits

Please use soft bags when packing your luggage.  Suitcases or heavily packed bags are not permitted on board.  Please limit your luggage to a maximum of 1 soft bag with a weight of no more than 15 kilograms.

Smoking

Smoking is not permitted throughout the vessel and a small area outside will be made available for guests to smoke cigarettes, where respect and care to the environment is essential.

Alcohol Policy

Mills Charters permits passengers to bring their own alcohol on board and this will need to be discussed prior to departure.  Mills Charters stipulates responsible consumption of alcohol and therefore reserves the right to refuse alcohol to any passenger at any time during the charter.  Any abusive or inappropriate behaviour while under the influence of alcohol, or indeed at anytime, will give Mills Charters Crew the right to organize the removal from charter of such passenger/s.

Fishing Equipment

Mills Charters is equipped with all fishing gear and tackle and bait.  Passengers are welcome to bring their own fishing gear and Mills Charters office staff is available to discuss this with you at the time of booking.

Please sign and acknowledge that you have read and accept the conditions stated above.

Signed: ________________________________________

Name: _________________________________________