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The home of fishing charters in Far North Queensland. We offer various forms of fishing - Reef, Lure Casting, Light Game & Live Baiting, Make your trip to Cairns a memorable one and give yourself the best chance for a big catch. Blackout Sports...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
9 Conch CL, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4057 6543
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Had a great arm wrenching day battling GT and some of their smaller cousins. Kerry is an expert skipper, and good company too! Expectations exceeded.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Janet A
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Had an amazing day out with Kerry from Blackout Sportfishing, conditions were not great in the morning with strong easterly wind and lots of chop, but Kerry managed to find some shelter from the wind and we got into small GT's on popper. When the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

This was our second trip with Kerry and it won't be the last. With the weather being unkind, Kerry knew exactly where to go to ensure we were comfortable and to ensure we were a chance for some great fishing. The Queenies didn't let us...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fearless220976
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The two of us sole chartered the boat for the day. Kerry picked us up at our accommodation in Cairns at around 6.00am and we headed to the boat ramp at the sugar mill just south of the CBD. There was a sou'easterly breeze/wind that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank drk6299
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I went out on a sole charter and can not speak highly enough of the operation. Knowledgeable enthusiastic skipper great fishing and at a reasonable price .I would recommend blackout sport fishing to anyone wanting a great day fishing

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Booked several months out and told would be picked up from Cairns & go ahread and book flights and accomodation. Rang 2 days before charter to make sure all was on track and told I needed to make my own way to Trinnity Beach boat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank j0hnrunciman
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Met Kerry bright and early and we headed down to Cairns to launch the boat. I had told him I was after Spanish mackerel and coral trout to eat and some good action. On the first drop of the morning I was onto a good...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank DougofMelb
sherryl b, Owner at Blackout Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thank you for your review appreciated

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Met with the owner and skipper outside my accommodation in cairns and was straight away happy with my choice for the next couple of days fishing. A very competent and knowledgeable skipper with very well equipt boat and good tackle. We weren't lucky enough to...More

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Date of experience: April 2017
Thank jutcole
sherryl b, Owner at Blackout Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review see you next time

Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had the best day fishing with Kerry this week. Not only did we have an awesome time fishing..but Kerry went out of his way to show us some of the most beautiful and picturesque spots on the coast. Oh...the highlight of course was the...More

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Date of experience: March 2017
Thank R4756HStomd
sherryl b, Owner at Blackout Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Thank you for your kind review it was great to have you aboard hope to see you again next year

Reviewed 15 November 2016

Yes Kerry will put you on the big ones. With years of experience behind him and a boat to match Kerry will keep you safe and give you the fishing trip of your life. Whether it's Barramundi, GTs, Spanish Mackerel, Red Emperor or Coral Trout...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank robhall6
sherryl b, Owner at Blackout Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Hi Rob, thank you for your kind review lets hope this weather fines up to get you back on the water again

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3 February 2015|
Response from sherryl b | Property representative |
Hi Davina, yes we do pick up and drop off's from cairns to trinity beach cheers sherryl