Billfish Sports Fishing of Cairns City, Australia is owned and operated by Rick and Margie Eustace. They have been a quality fishing charter business since 1999. Their crew is experienced, friendly, and happy to have families, mates, team bonding for work colleagues or couples/singles who just want to get away on board.
Your boat for the day will be a 43’ Billfish HMG Game Fisher saltwater fishing boat. It comes with twin 375 HP 3208 TA Caterpillar engines, a flybridge with a dive station, a restroom, two in-head and on-deck freshwater showers, fully equipped kitchen, and beds for all of the passengers (up to 6).
This fishing machine is also rigged with offshore approved life jackets, flares, and other safety gear, along with top-notch navigational electronics, outriggers, downriggers, a fighting chair, refrigerators, ice-boxes, and many other goodies. Not to mention that it’s fully air-conditioned and features a smart TV and a multimedia system.
Billfish Sports Fishing offer single day charters and liveaboard multi-day charters. Their packages are based on sole charter only, so you can put your own group together. Billfish Sports Fishing are happy to have both experienced and novice anglers.
They offer light tackle charters year-round and from September to early January, they specialize in heavy tackle charters to target Giant Black Marlin.
Depending on the season, you’ll be focusing on Black and Blue Marlin, Sailfish, and you’ll also have the opportunity to reel in some Wahoo, Barracuda, Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-Barred), Mahi Mahi, Tuna, and many other game species. Please note that all Billfish species are tag and release.
Billfish Sports Fishing can mix your day up to suit your needs, so if you want to add in a stop for lunch and a swim, this can also be accommodated. That way you can have the chance to view the magnificent Great Barrier Reef up close and personal. You can also split your trip between fishing and snorkeling.
You Keep Catch
Rods, reels & tackle
Food (Lunch & Snacks)
About the Captain
About this listing
Billfish HMG Game Fisher (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1970, and restored in 2018. Powered by 2 375HP 3208 TA Caterpillar engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 1.5% fee.
Cairns Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Billfish Sports Fishing
- AU $2,400 per group - Full Day Trip – Light Tackle (8 hours)
- AU $2,750 per day per group - Multiday Trip – Light Tackle MAX 5 (2 days)
- AU $3,200 per day per group - Heavy Tackle Day & Liveaboard Trip (1 day)
- Toilet (One full-size head)
- Air Conditioning
- Fighting Chair
- Bed (Sleeps 6 plus 2 crew in own beds)
- Flybridge (With drive station)
- Snorkeling Equipment (Always available for all passangers)
- Kitchen (Fully equipped)
- Refrigerator (1 house fridge/ large deck cool box )
- Multimedia System (Music/TV/ard drive )
- Outriggers (Port/stb)
- Ice Box (Large freezer on deck & brine tank)
- Rods, reels & tackle (Penn, Shimano)
- First Mate
- Fishing License
- Offshore Fishing (Deep bluewater fishing)
- Reef Fishing (Fishing off Cairns Reef )
- Light Tackle
- Heavy Tackle
- Bottom Fishing
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Barracuda (Pacific)
- Coral Trout
- Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
- Marlin (Black)
- Marlin (Blue)
- Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
- Trevally (Giant)
- Tuna (Bluefin)
- Tuna (Skipjack)
- Tuna (Yellowfin)