Cairns Game Fishing Charters

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Ribbons Reefs Game fishing

cairns game fishing charters


Cairns game fishing charters. The Cairns region has long been recognized as the Black Marlin capital of the world. With the area stretching from Lizard Island in the north, to just south of this beautiful modern tropical city. As a result the envy of many fisherman, and regularly rated the number one gamefishing region on the planet.

The preferred technique for catching the giant Black Marlin is to troll large whole fish baits such as Scad, Queenfish, Rainbow Runner, Tuna and Mackerel. These baits are rigged to either skip or swim across the surface. The preffered areas to fish is the edges of the famous Ribbon Reefs . 

Magnificent custom built craft fitted with all the leatest technologies. These forms of safety and communication gear, air-conditioned state rooms and offering the most comfortable lodgings available on the water. Cairns game fishing charters is a once in a lifetime trip. Above all the never ending pursuit of the most revered gamefish of all, the elusive 1,000 pounder.

Marlin Every year commencing in early September, the giant female Black Marlin arrive from the Pacific Ocean to spawn along this 250 km stretch of the Great Barrier Reef. The rich waters off the reef and nearby continental shelf offering these breeders an abundant food supply. The Marlin season extends through to late December and an impressive array of gameboats and mothership options are to be found on the outer edge of The Reef and Coral Sea. Most of the cairns charter fleet is booked out a year in advance so be sure to book in advance to secure your prime dates.

Company Director William Kozma has spent 10 years on the reef charter fishing for Giant Black Marlin. His passion for the sport is second to none along with providing his clients the service & experiences. He has spent many days fishing with the best marlin captains in the world on the Great Barreir Reef.


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