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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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went out fishing with these guys on my last day of holidays- and was not disappointed. Rob and Danny were amazing, everyone on board had a great time. They knew where the fish were, and moved on if it wasn't happening. One of them...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank zekes2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Does not matter when you go fishing with the crew at Cairns Reef Fishing. Personally I fell into the beginner category, but after a few quick and simple instructions from crew member Ben, I was already an Expert. I snagged the biggest fish I had...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank DeanoToronado
Reviewed 1 week ago

My second experience Fishing with the crew at Cairns Reef Fishing and had a great time. Booking and check in was friendly and smooth, I went out on one of their boats Aquacat, which had had a major renovation since my last trip and I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Davo D
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Davo, Thanks for the great review. All 3 boats have been renovated inside and we agree with you Davo :) they do look fantastic. See you next time :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister-in-law who is a local purchased our family the reef fishing experience while we were in town visiting her. The charter came highly recommended by her and we were not disappointed! Though the day started out rocky on our end (we ended up turning...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank DAMR89
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your great review. We very much appreciate it. We love taking photos and get just as excited as you when your winding in the fish. See you next time :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As one of the family members who went on this fishing charter, I would like to set things straight with correct facts. Clearly there were 5 members of the family on board. Not the mentioned 6. After a misinterpretation, we arrived at 7am, rather than...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank lglifeisgood03453
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your great review. We very much appreciate it. See you next time :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a private charter for our family as a Christmas present. Our 2 eldest kids study in Melbourne during the year so, we try to do some family activities during the holidays. This was an exceptionally fun day out. Dan and Trent were fantastic...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andreaj120
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

You're welcome Andrea. Thanks for the great detailed review. Sounds like you caught some great variety of reef fish that day. See you all next time :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bought this for the old man as a christmas present. He came back a new happy man. He said it was an awesome day thanks to skipper Rod and deckhand Trent - Highly recommend this to anyone whose fafher needs theopy.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Patrick H
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the feedback Patrick. We are so happy to hear your father had a great time with us.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When I booked this charter I was not informed of how many other people would be on the boat fishing. There was 12 other people on-board fishing and everyone was tangling lines throughout the day as a result. It wasn’t the experience I was looking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank midd_33
Nick K, Owner at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sean, Thanks for your review, we value all feedback both good and bad, as we strive in our efforts to give all our customers a 5 star fishing experience. Our boats are large and comfortable and have good facilities and space. We run with...More

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Only a few people on the nice boot, professional gear, a really great team, good food - what else would you need for a unforgettable fishing trip in the Great barrier reef. Thanks so much for showing me how beautiful fishing is!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tanja O
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tanja, That's great to hear that you had an unforgettable fishing trip with us on the Great Barrier Reef. Thank you for your beautiful review.

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Well informed prior to date of departure. Really big effort to make everyone one comfortable. Good fresh lunch. Nice friendly staff very helpful. Thanks!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tristan C
Lucy K, Front Office Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review Tristan.

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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
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