North Queensland, Australia is famous for its world class year-round big game fishing.

Coral ribbon reefs, placid estuaries and rivers that snake through ancient rainforest make North Queensland, Australia a Mecca for sports fishermen, attracting anglers from all over the world.

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North Queensland Fishing Charters

From Cairns, gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, to the remote wilderness of Cape York, North Queensland is the perfect take-off point to the fishing experience of a lifetime.

Traverse the hundreds of rivers and creeks to catch Mangrove Jacks, Grunter, and Cod. Hook a fighting Barramundi and turn the calm waters of an estuary into a battle ground.

Spanish Mackerel, Yellowfin Tuna, and Mahi-Mahi are just a few of the most sought after game fish you’ll encounter in the blue waters of the Coral Sea, while “bottom fishing” on the Great Barrier Reef produces quality eating fish like Sea Perch, Coral Trout and Sweet Lip.

Dream of planning a fishing expedition in the Northern Region a trip to Cairns, “Home to the Great Black Marlin” for a chance at catching that prize of all prizes?

Big game fishing has long been considered a man’s sport, but more and more women are discovering the sheer exhilaration of catching that trophy fish.

Even if you have no experience, fishing charters in North Queensland are full of knowledgeable and friendly crews that help you set up your rods and hooks and show you the best fishing techniques.

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From aboard vessels large enough to live on to smaller craft, tough enough to navigate even the most treacherous waters, you’ll be taken to prime fishing areas by expert guides.

So, what are you waiting for? Grab your mates, bring your family or get away from it all by yourself, to North Queensland and experience the best sport fishing adventures in the world.

Cairns Fishing something for everyone