Charter Operator
Gone Fishing Cairns

Member since October 2015 Cairns, Australia
Background
Captain Jacob and Captain Russel have extensive knowledge of the local area, having lived here for over 25 years. They have been fishing in the Cairns inlet for over 18 years.
Techniques
I live and breathe fishing from live bait fishing for barramundi to trolling for giant black marlin of the continental shelf, there's no type of fishing I won't try or do

Hey, we're Gone Fishing Cairns

Cairns, Australia
Background
Captain Jacob and Captain Russel have extensive knowledge of the local area, having lived here for over 25 years. They have been fishing in the Cairns inlet for over 18 years.
Techniques
I live and breathe fishing from live bait fishing for barramundi to trolling for giant black marlin of the continental shelf, there's no type of fishing I won't try or do

My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(436 reviews)
Cairns
 Last booking: 7 hours ago
trips from US $62

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 436 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (345)
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Fishing with Jacob
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
90%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Caught fish
60%
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Gayathri J.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Jacob

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Private (AM) on July 5, 2023
Gayathri J. recommends Gone Fishing Cairns
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Dom S.
Foxborough, MA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half a day up the estuary

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on June 30, 2023
We caught a stack of green backs for live bait in a couple of casts with the net, then pushed down the estuary and anchored...
Dom S. recommends Gone Fishing Cairns
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Justin R.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Jacob

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Private (PM) on April 11, 2023
Justin R. recommends Gone Fishing Cairns
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Troy K.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Great Day Out!

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on February 8, 2024
Had a great day with Jacob from Gone Fishing Cairns.  A well set up vessel perfect for fishing and we were well looked after....
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Maryrose C.
Melbourne, VIC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full day trip with Captain Jacob

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Shared on July 24, 2023
Today my partner and me, spent the day out on the water with Jacob. Although we didn’t catch a lot of fish, Jacob was accommodating...
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