The 2017 big marlin season is fast approaching and if you’re still yet to book your trip you’d better get in fast! Limited dates are available with members of the fleet (outlined below) and this list will be updated as I hear back from other members of the fleet. Links to the website so that you may contact directly:
Availability for: Sept 20-31, Oct 15 -31 and Nov 5-13.
Fully booked for the big marlin season but limited availability for the light tackle season ex-Cairns late Aug/Sept.
Dates available for September 1-10, September 18-22 and November 20-25.
September (most), October 1-6 and November 23 onwards.
Dates mid-late November.
12-14 September – Light/Heavy tackle and reef fishing options (up to 4 pax)
21-23 September (3D/2N) – Light/Heavy tackle and reef fishing options (up to 5 pax)
1-4 October – Port Douglas to Cooktown
17-19 November – Port Douglas to Cairns
1 December onwards – availability ex. Port Douglas
Tuesday 19th to Friday 22nd September (4D/3N – Light/Heavy tackle and reef fishing options (up to 4 pax)
Limited dates late November – Contact us for options
Availability in November for Mother-shipping
Availability as a mothership during the giant black marlin season ex-Port Douglas
Crew looking for work
I also have many contacts who are looking for work for this marlin season. Contact me if you are in need of crew and I will put you in touch.
Cairns Professional Game Fishing Association (CPGFA) AGM
The AGM for the Cairns Professional Game Fishing Association will be on Thursday, June 22nd at 5.30 PM on Moana III at the marina.
The CPGFA has been representing the game fishing fleet for just on 45 years and has been influential in many decisions that have allowed this industry to continue to flourish. Without CPGFA we wouldn’t have the fishery we now have. It is vital that every boat, captains and crew are members and put their hand up to assist by becoming an integral member of the Association and of the committee and do their bit for an industry that has given so much to everyone involved. More…