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Great Barrier Reef Fishing

Marlin, Sailfish, Barramundi


More Info >> All Tackle Sports Fishing
Enjoy fishing at its best! Sit back, relax on our fully shaded boats & enjoy some of the best calm water fishing in the Far North. This "hands on" experience is for keen anglers and novices alike. Have fun chasing the numerous species of hard fighting tropical fish such as Fingermark, Mangrove Jack, Queenfish, Trevally, King Salmon & Barramundi. Our friendly, experienced guides will provide everything you might need! Sole charters available.


Estuary Fishing
More Info >> Cairns Estuary Fishing
Cairns, located in tropical North Qld, Australia is a world renowned tourist destination. With beautiful waterways and the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Rainforest on our doorstep your options are endless. Cairns is also the ideal location to target the famous Barramundi on lure, with a climate that allows year round fishing. The best location to fish will vary depending on the tides , your availability, conditions and time of year. Half day charters are generally conducted around the best time of the tide to ensure maximum possible chance of catching quality fish, so departure times can vary from day to day or to suit clients availability. Cairns Estuary Fishing also supplies only the best quality fishing tackle on the market for clients to use including braid.
More Info >> Fish Tales Charter
Guided fishing adventures in the smooth waters of the estuaries & rivers of Far North QLD; from the whole family, the beginner to the adventurer. We supply all rods & PENn reels, hot & cool drinks, your sense of humour, all bait & tackle, plus our very experienced fishing guide. Bring a few beers along, or a bottle of wine to really relax. Half Day Estuary, Full Day Estaury, and Full Day River options availbale. Private Charters-Half/Full Day Available on request.


NOTE: Stringent Care must be taken when fishing in all of the coastal estuaries and river systems . Crocodiles are present in these systems all year round and the foot angler could place themselves in great danger. DO NOT swim in these waters, do not fish from the bank, Do Not clean yourself or your catch from the waters edge. Also the Box Jellyfish is in abundance along the coast line at certain times of the year.
River/Estuary Fishing is popular for catching the famous barramundi, Mangrove Jack and Queen Fish among others. You will find people fishing all around these areas of cairns. 

Reef Fishing is popular for catching Coral Trout, Red Emperor, Sweet Lip and more. It's most effective with heavy hand lines (average 80lb or more). 

Blue Water Sport Fishing is famous for catch in the the Black Marlin, Giant Trevally, Yellow Fin Tuna, Spanish Mackerel, Sail Fish, Dogtooth Tuna and more

If you want to maximise your opportunity, charter a fishing vessel/boat for a day, overnight or extended trips are available. They are well equipped and have the knowledge of when and where to fish.

There are some great Cairns fishing spots around Far North Queensland for the land angler. To protect our fish No's, bag limits & sizes have been enforced.