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Cairns Reef Fishing

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Cairns Reef Fishing provides exciting full day fishing trips to the Great Barrier Reef. Our trips are $260.00 per adult and $220.00 per child (5-14yrs). Fully inclusive fishing experience!
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Cairns Reef Fishing, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 427 400 027
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Rob and Dino made it a great day out. Awesome boat, great food and fishing gear. We all caught fish, lots of laughs and enjoyable day. Will definitely go out again!

Thank J6002GMlisae
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went out with Dan and Jason. The guys knew their stuff and we’re extremely helpful and extra patient especially when lines got tangled when fish decided to do runs across lines. Everyone caught fish, including a nice tuna caught by the crew which was shared...More

Thank Glenno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did 2 days with the company finding no shortage of fish. Larger spacious boats with full amenities. Plenty of fish to go around and great spots found by the boat. The crew will teach you how to fish and when you fish like the locals...More

Thank 28jenc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very professional outfit. Had a great days fishing . Dean on the Blue whaler boat is a legend - really knows his stuff and great service all day - he never stops.recommend.

Thank j0hnrunciman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a great fishing trip out from Cairns. The boat had ample room for all guests. They provide morning tea, lunch and fresh fruit. We caught lots of fish - varied species from trevally, red emperor, tuna, spangled emperor. Highly recommend.

Thank david m
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great day on the water. Great group of people on the boat from experienced fishermen to a French couple with their 3 young daughters (the girls caught the most fish). Rob and Jason were very efficient and were there before you needed something....More

Thank suzzannecampbell
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Generally, I am not the biggest fan (from my days in America) of fishing on boats with large groups. However, my experience with Cairns Reef fishing was an incredibly surprising one, and (along with 11 other fares) was rewarded with a nice mixed bag of...More

Thank TravelAngler725
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We booked to go for a whole day trip fishing out near the reef. It’s an early start (630am) but the cast off location is the pier right behind the Shangria-La hotel (so super easy to find). We were two people (one adult and one...More

Thank travelmonkey2006
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Great day out with Nick and Dean, plenty of big fish and everyone on board was well looked after. Every spot produced “keepers” and as soon as a spot became slightly less productive Nick moved us to a new spot that was better than the...More

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Lucy K, Guest Relations Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks for your ACTION packed review! We're all about that positive vibeeee :) :) :)

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Where do I begin Had Nick and Dean on the Blue Whaler today, and what an experience it was! I’d call myself a Novice angler, but these guys have all the knowledge and advice to get you landing some great fish. Honestly couldn’t wipe the...More

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Lucy K, Guest Relations Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks for taking time to review us Jordan!

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23 August 2015|
Response from Nick K | Property representative |
Hi Arthur, We run full day fishing trips to the Great Barrier Reef. We fish anywhere in a 20 - 25 mile radius from Cairns.We have you meet us at the Cairns Marlin Marina at 6.30 am and return at approx.3.30 pm. The cost is... More