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Fishing Charters - Queensland

Catching fish in Queensland.Queensland is such a large state that the variety of fishing on offer is extraordinary! You can spend a long weekend fishing the untouched rivers and reefs around Cooktown for metre sized Barramundi or venture further north for a live aboard adventure out of Weipa. Queensland offers an array of experiences for anglers of all skill levels.

Fishing on a charter boat in Queensland.

All of these options in Queensland have one single thing in common, they all offer the best fishing experiences within their respective fields. The species may differ, but the quality of fishing does not. From 100lb Black Marlin to the amazing Barramundi, if you have a trophy species in mind there is no doubt that Queensland will offer it.

 

Packages


Cooktown

  • 5 Days/4 Nights – 3 Days Fishing
  • Return airfares from Melbourne to Cairns
  • 5 days car hire with unlimited mileage
  • 3 full days fishing including all gear and lunch
  • 4 night’s triple share accommodation in Cooktown
  • Fish packaged to transport home
  • All booking fees & departure taxes
$2,170* per person, based on 3 anglers

Cooktown is 330 km north of Cairns and can be reached by a scenic 4hour drive or a 30 minute flight out of Cairns. Its name comes from the Captain Cook as it where he came ashore to repair his ship when he ran aground on the reef. It is no wonder the main river is called the Endeavour River in this area of ideal fishing.

The styles of fishing varies from estuary for big barramundi and mangrove jacks and to reef fishing chasing GTs, Mackerels, Coral Trout and many other tropical reef fish.

 

Great Barrier Reef - Cairns Sports Fishing Packages

 

Giant Trevally Popper Fishing

Fishing Giant Trevally in QLDFishing the reef edges and bommies and coastal islands casting poppers for the brutal Giant Trevally and by catch such as Spanish Mackerel, Red Bass, Coral Trout, Cod and other reef species that chase down poppers and top water lures.

Light Game Fishing

Fishing the inshore and outer reefs trolling Lures, Skip Baits, and Live Baiting for Spanish Mackerel, Cobia, Black Marlin, Sailfish, Dolphin Fish, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna, Long Tail Tuna and other species.

Deep sea fishing in a Queensland.

Deep Dropping Charters

Fishing the deep waters to depths of 500 metres chasing Ruby Snapper, Gold Band Snapper, Flame Tail Snapper, Red Emperor, Rusty Jobfish, Cod and other various deep water fish using electric reels paired with deep drop rods. - P.O.A.

Catch & Release Shark Fishing

Strictly catch and release. Using a stand up Harness, Tiagra 50w LRS reels paired with Tcurve 80lb Stand Up Rods, fishing with dead or live baits for Bull Sharks, Bronze Whalers, Tiger Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks.

Fishing in Queensland.

 

Great Barrier Reef - Cairns package

  • Return airfares from Melb/Sydney to Cairns for 4 adults
  • 4 night’s accommodation close to marina twin share
  • 2 days of light Game Fishing or GT Popper Fishing or Shark Fishing (deep dropping-POA)
  • All booking fees & departure taxes
  • We can alter package to suit (Snorkelling also available -POA)
from $1,800* per person

Based on 4 anglers
(Please note package price is subject to flight availability as months can vary)

 

Cairns to Weipa

This area provides some very different styles of fishing from big 1000lb marlin to the amazing Barramundi. The area between Cairns and Townsville is one of the best light tackle game fishing in the world. Operators are also available.

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Latest Packages

Victoria

  • Snapper Fishing - $130
  • Whiting Fishing - $110
  • Bluefin Tuna/Portland - $300
  • Kids Fishing Trip - $130

Tasmania

  • Trout Weekend - $1950
  • Bluefin Tuna - $1325

Queensland

  • Cooktown - $2175
  • Cairns - $1985

Cook Islands

  • Game Fishing - $3300
  • Bone Fishing - $4350

Samoa

  • Savaii Game Fishing - $2895
  • Upolu Game Fishing - $2495

Fiji

  • Game and Sports - $2975

New Zealand

  • Kingfish Weekend - $1800
  • Kingfish Week - $2300

Vanuatu

  • Game Fishing Week - $3365

Solomon Islands

  • Game & Sports Fishing - $3125

Nauru

  • Game & Sports Fishing - $3150
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