Mark Snadden (Skipper Owner)

Owner and Skipper, Mark Snadden, has been in the recreational, charter fishing and boating arena for most of his life and is the longest serving charter boat operator in South Australia for over 26 years. Mark is also an owner of Reel Action Fishing Charters in Marion Bay which has won numerous game Fishing tournaments, including being champion angler and champion boat.

Mark is the voice on the phone and the man behind the emails.

Mark primarily runs the charters out of Marion Bay.


Damien Wright (Skipper)

Damien has now been with us for a couple of years, commencing firstly as an excellent crew member to now taking charge of a vessel as the predominant Skipper on Wild Cougar. Damien has been a great asset to our company and not only knows a lot about fishing but is great with people and helping.

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John Consadine (Skipper)

When it comes to Skippers, we have 2 of the best at Glenelg Fishing Charters.  John has been with us since 2016 and is a pearl of the sea.  John’s has a wealth of experience in owning and running fishing Charters in Adelaide and South Australia. Big Barrels are his specialty.  John’s the predominant Skipper on Obsession.



 Travis Blackwell (Crew)

Travis has been with us through our busy summer months and has been an outstanding crew member, his experience and people skills has been a great asset to Glenelg Fishing Charters. Travis now helps crew our Reel Action Charters at Marion bay and is currently in the process of stepping up to Skipper.



Luke (Skipper)

Luke has nautical training to Coxswain level, Senior First aid and Marine radio qualifications. Luke loves fishing and thrives on making people happy, if your not catching fish he will do anything in his power to try make it happen. Luke is a hard worker and dedicated crew member. He is also a Scuba Diver and will be found Fishing or diving if not running a charter.




 Dale (Crew)

Another valuable team member. Dale has crewed a large number of our charters out of West Beach and is a very keen fisherman. Dale started us one of our customers and liked it that much he attended training at the Maritime academy to become a fully qualified crew member.



James Bawden (Crew)

James comes with plenty of experience on the water in a recreational capacity and had a stint on a long line boat. He is great with people and will help teach you the art of fishing if you need it.


Jake McLeod (Crew)

Jake again a new member of our crew and comes with plenty of fishing experience including working in Tackle world

Peter Koschelew (Crew)

Peter has been a great inclusion to our team with plenty of fishing experience and can often be found in his own boat down at Marion Bay. Peter is also a keen diver and can also be found underwater catching crayfish.



Alex Consadine (Crew)

Alex is son to our legend skipper John and has just finished his Elements Shipboard training so makes him a valued qualified member of our team. Alex has lots of experience including catching Barrels with John

Andrew Carney (Skipper)

Andrew has completed nautical training to Coxswain level with Senior First aid, Marine radio operators ticket. Andrew has played many roles from Skipper on the Charter boats to Dive Instructor (above & Below) and also managed dive stores in Welland and Kangaroo Island with Mark for almost 10 years.