Captain Quentin van Heerden, founder of Eureka Charters, hails from Durban, South Africa. He fished the Indian Ocean for much of his early life. Since relocating to the U.S. in 2001, he has taken to mastering fishing in the New England waters and off the Florida Keys. Never far from the water, he made his passion his business.


Eureka Charters operates two fishing vessels in the Boston Harbor, tailored to the size of your group.

  • Home Port: East Boston, MA

  • Pick-up Locations (no additional charge): Boston Harbor (various spots available)


The Captain's boat has ample seating and is equipped with top of the line electronics, safety gear, and fishing tackle (temple fork fishing rods with shimano reels).

  • 27’ Sea Hunt with twin 200HP motors

Got Questions? Just ask Captain Quentin.