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Gone Fishing Cairns

#44 of 68 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cairns Features Animals
Finger C, Marlin Marina | Marina Mirage, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4034 3277
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Not much fish but excellent tour guide

So the fish weren't 'on' in the estuary when I visited at end of June 2017, 7 people on board and... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
richgardixx
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Canberra, Australia
Worst day ever....

Jim is one of the surliest man i have ever met - he treated us like we were at a war camp - he used... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Tina R
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Phuket, Thailand
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  • Average4%
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Finger C, Marlin Marina | Marina Mirage, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4034 3277

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

So the fish weren't 'on' in the estuary when I visited at end of June 2017, 7 people on board and two nanygai were caught, one of which was undersized and returned to the deep. The boat was clean, the tour guide knowledgeable, professional and...More

Thank richgardixx
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Jim is one of the surliest man i have ever met - he treated us like we were at a war camp - he used his best bait for his wannabes - he had the personality of a wet sock, seriously if you don't like...More

Thank Tina R
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Went out with Jim this morning the fish didn't want to play but that's fishing. Just being on the water was great. Even though no keepers were boated we still caught some very unusual species sea snakes and hammer head shark. Overall a great experience...More

Thank denrose5760
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 9 Adults and booked a half day charter with Gone fishing Cairns for the 17th March. From the moment we boarded the charter Daniel made us feel relaxed and excited for what we may catch. First we watched Daniel catch...More

1  Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing day out with Gone Fishing Cairns. Daniel, our guide, was knowledgeable, and allowed us to have a great time. There was some cracker catches the best 4 which we took to a local restaurant who prepared a feast out of our...More

Thank Misasim
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great day with Jim for a half day charter. He was always helpful and patient with my fishing incompetence and in difficult conditions he came through and we left with a couple of good sized blue salmon which were amazing on the...More

1  Thank RobRaymundo
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Booked a morning out fishing with the guide.. John, very easy doing guy and is a good laugh. We caught a few small fish but nothing huge. Pretty good day

Thank gallianojack
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked this half day charter with Daniel directly. He was helpful and informative from the time we made the booking. He advised us of what we needed to bring, water, sunscreen hat etc so there were no surprises on the day....More

Thank kazi_88
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Myself and my husband had a great morning fishing with Jim. It was great seeing how the live bait was caught. I caught a fish which Jim cleaned and we had it for dinner that same night. Delicious. We enjoyed our fishing trip.

Thank Voula K
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We went fishing with jim. He was great, helped me out as I'm very inexperienced. We all caught a fish, unfortunately no keepers, but that's fishing. Got to see a beautiful white bellied sea eagle. Jim is knowledgable about the area, not only fishing, but...More

Thank Rebecca D
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