The waters of the Great Barrier Reef are internationally acknowledged as some of the best fishing grounds in the world. With this in mind, get ready for some of the best fishing of your life!
Go with the ones who know…
Both locally owned and family operated, Cairns Reef Fishing have the inside scoop! Together with years of experience, the crew on your boat will take you to the best fishing spots out of Cairns.
Over 2000 GPS fishing spots marked!
Whether you’re a novice, or an old hand, get ready to land your very own prize catch!
A variety of fishing methods and equipment are used in order to be sure you get your catch. These include:
live bait fishing
In other words, Cairns Reef Fishing gives you the best chance of catching the best fish on the reef!
Comfortable, fully equipped, purpose built fishing vessels
Cruise in style and comfort, no matter the time of year or weather!
Quality, well-maintained fishing gear is provided, as well as drinking water and a delicious lunch
What’s more, whatever you catch will be cleaned and bagged in ice for you to take home!
Quality fishing tackle, rods & reels or hand lines
Tea, coffee and cold drinks & muffins
Delicious lunch consisting of cold meats and salads, fresh bread rolls & fresh fruit
Your catch cleaned and bagged for you to take home Reef taxes and levies
Check in at Marlin Marina, Finger D at 6:30am sharp
Head out to sea! Your tour goes anywhere within a 25 nautical mile radius of Cairns – wherever the fish are is where you will go! In the meantime, sit back and enjoy the ride.
Finally, catch in hand, return to the Marina between 3:30 – 4:00 that afternoon
What to Bring (not much!)
Towel, hat, sunscreen, swimwear, and sunglasses
BYO Alcohol (no glass please), refrigeration provided
We accept Visa Card, Mastercard and American Express.
For All bookings during COVID-19.
If your booking is affected for any reasons during COVID, we will allow you to change your travel date.
If you are unsure when you will travel, your booking will be open dated with NO expiration date.
Cancellation fees are as follows
20% cancellation fee 30 days or more before departure
50% cancellation fee if within 30 days before departure
100% cancellation fee within 14 days before departures
Schedules subject to change without notice
Scuba Diving Insurance
All passengers are strongly advised to purchase a comprehensive Travel Insurance policy that includes trip cancellation insurance and Evacuation & Medical cover for scuba diving.
Please be aware that not all Travel Insurance companies cover scuba diving and in-water activities. Please read the wording of your policy carefully.
Any evacuation, vessel relocation, or medical expenses are the diver's financial responsibility in a Medical Emergency. We strongly recommend the purchase of dive insurance.
Cancellation / Rescheduling Policy
We reserve the right to change vessel, dive locations, and prices without notice.
Please note we must receive at least 48 hours' notice from you when choosing to cancel or reschedule a reservation. Cancellation refunds are not given within 48 hours' notice. This includes factors beyond your control, including medical problems, airline delays, bad weather, etc.
Please refer to the Trade Practices Act 1974. Travel Insurance is highly recommended.
Please contact our office if you require any further information.
Terms And Conditions
This website acts as a booking agent only for the tours advertised herein. Although we endeavour to provide accurate information, we are not liable for inaccurate information concerning services.
It is recommended all bookings are confirmed 48 hours in advance of the tour departure by calling +61 7 40372700.
• Neither this site, nor any associated company or agent advertised through this site is responsible for your costs or losses resulting from alterations, cancellations, loss of damage, delay or personal injury.
• All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities. In a medical emergency, any evacuation, vessel relocation, medical or other expenses are the financial responsibility of that passenger. Please be aware that scuba diving and other in-water activities are not covered by all travel insurance companies.
• Please inform us of any special requirements prior to your date of travel; such as dietary requirements, allergies, mobility and disability issues. This can be done by contacting our friendly reservations team.
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