Lure Fishing Charter with Captain Brett in Cairns, Australia
Come join us chase Barramundi, Mangrove Jack, Tarpon, Sooty Grunter and Jungle Perch while drifting down North Queenslands beautiful waterways. Book a Private Charter for 2 anglers! Rates as low as $125 per hour and minimum booking of 4 hours. Rates includes transfers, all tackle, lunch and morning tea and cold drinks. Rates: Private Charter (1-2 person) • Full Day: $625 • Half Day: $500 What You Can Expect: The day will begin with a 6:30 am pick-up from your local accommodation, we’ll drive to the river of choice to begin our day. Depending on the tides we will either fish the lower reaches or head straight up to the skinny water. The drift will then begin, floating past snags, back eddies, and deeper holes, testing your skill in putting the lure on the spot, enticing a strike. Lunch and morning tea are included, and we will leave the river around 3:00 pm. While this style of fishing is catch and release, you are welcome to take home a Barra (in season) or Jack. Light Tackle Sport Fishing – North Queensland Chasing a Lure and Fly Fishing Charter with a difference, come aboard, as we explore the upper reaches of some of North Queensland’s most pristine rivers. The Russell/Mulgrave systems, the North and South Johnstone, the Tully and Murray Rivers, along with the few creeks, like the Liverpool and Babinda Creeks, all offer brilliant Lure & Fly Fishing opportunities. Spend the day casting a well placed lure up under an overhanging tree or into a eddy looking for that exhilarating strike. Chase a range of hard fighting predator species, including the Barramundi, Mangrove Jack, Tarpon, Jungle Perch and Sooty Grunter. All of these fish offer adrenalin pumping action on light tackle, enjoy watching the strikes happen, sight fishing at its best for both Lure & Fly fisherman. Tropical Fly Fishing Try your hand at landing some tough fighting fish, sight casting these hard hitting species is a tonic for the soul. Fly fishing the tropics is an experience you will not forget. With a good mixture of shallow water and deeper holes, you skills will be tested on this sweetwater experience. We suggest you bring your own gear for this personalized activity. However, we can arrange for a fly package to chase these species from a local supplier if required. Lure & Fly Fishing - What To Bring • Polarised Sunglasses • Quality Sun Protection • Wide Brimmed Hat • Footwear You Can Get Wet • Camera/Video • Towel If You’d Like A Swim Lure & Fly Fishing - What’s Included • Transfers to and from Motel/home • Lunch & Morning Tea • Quality Gear and Tackle • (To be replaced if lost or broken.) • Cold Water and Soft Drink. Extended Charters Like to fish for a few days, extended charters also available. Spend a day fishing the Hinchinbrook Channel, another fishing the Murray River, and a third fishing the Russell River. We can design a charter to suit your needs. The Fish We Target • Barramundi • Mangrove Jack • Jungle Perch • Sooty Grunter • Tarpon If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 2 guests
- Sport Fisherman
Join me for fun fishing trip in North Queensland's beautiful tropical rivers. Light tackle fishing charters targeting hard hitting species.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Fishing gear
- Fish Finder
- Outboard Engine
- Wheel steering
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
50% refund up to 14 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
We supply quality bait cast and spin rods, reels and tackle, all supplied on a replace if lost or damaged basis. All fly fishing tackle and lures supplied by clients. Charter transfer times may vary in some cases depending on circumstances. If you have specific food requirements, please arrange you own meals. Cancellations If cancelled between 14 to 7 days, prior to departure, a 50