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Cairns Black Marlin Charters

Member since January 2015

Cooktown, Australia

Background
Steve and Sue Ahlers share a passion for big game fishing, and consider Cairns as the biggest fishery of its kind in the world. Specializing in extended charters on the Great Barrier Reef, chasing large Black Marlin
Techniques
light tackle I like to switch the marlin to live bait when their up , heavy tackle is our favourite we run all 130s 650 pound leader 20/O circle hooks . 2014 season we caught 11 fish we call over 800 lb weighed 1 we call 850 and it went 1005 lb.

Hey, I'm Captain Cairns Black Marlin Charters

Cooktown, Australia
Background
Steve and Sue Ahlers share a passion for big game fishing, and consider Cairns as the biggest fishery of its kind in the world. Specializing in extended charters on the Great Barrier Reef, chasing large Black Marlin
Techniques
light tackle I like to switch the marlin to live bait when their up , heavy tackle is our favourite we run all 130s 650 pound leader 20/O circle hooks . 2014 season we caught 11 fish we call over 800 lb weighed 1 we call 850 and it went 1005 lb.

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Cairns Black Marlin Charters - 43’

Cooktown
trips from $1,568

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January 10, 2019

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Ben N.
Dicky Beach, Queensland
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Hellraiser 2 fishing charter

VERIFIED   July 19, 2016
Steve, Sue and Dan were exceptional hosts for a day out with my wife and kids. Caught a wide variety of fish by both trawling...
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VERIFIED   November 22, 2015
Everything was great! Great service, exellent food. The crew was extremely nice , really great people, always willing to go...
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Brett D.
Brisbane, Queensland
 3.33
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VERIFIED   November 28, 2015
Boat and crew all good fishing very poor
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