Charter Operator
Gone Fishing Cairns

Member since October 2015 Cairns, Australia
Background
Captain Russell has extensive knowledge of the local area, having lived here for over 25 years. He has been running fishing trips in the Cairns inlet for over 15 years. Capt. Russell has growin up on game boats fishing for Marlin and Sailfish and fished the reef for bottom fish. You are sure to have a great day fishing with him.

Hey, we're Gone Fishing Cairns

Cairns, Australia
Background
Captain Russell has extensive knowledge of the local area, having lived here for over 25 years. He has been running fishing trips in the Cairns inlet for over 15 years. Capt. Russell has growin up on game boats fishing for Marlin and Sailfish and fished the reef for bottom fish. You are sure to have a great day fishing with him.

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Gone Fishing Cairns

55 reviews
Cairns
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Fishing Reports

Barra Bonaza

April 08, 2016

The fishing has been a Barra bonanza over the last few days with the big run in tides on the morning charter. Bait has been plentiful to gather with the cast net with the barras preference being live mullet.… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.27
out of 5 stars from 55 reviews
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Half day arvo
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January fishing trip
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Good experience
82%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
84%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
96%
Catch intended fish
44%
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Christian M.
Sydney, NSW
 4.67
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Dad and boys

VERIFIED   NEW  January 18, 2020
We had Daniel in the morning who got us the right Live bait with the throw a net. Prawns and herring even jagged a barracuda...
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Stu T.
Australia
 4.67
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Half day arvo

VERIFIED   NEW  January 14, 2020
On arriving Russell informed straight that is was going to be a tough day fishing, Russell’s knowledge of both the...
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David C.
Caroline Springs, VIC
 5.00
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1/2 day with Russell

VERIFIED   November 12, 2019
Don’t believe the out of date reviews you may read about this charter. Russell is one of the best captains I’ve come across...
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Megan R.
Mount Gravatt, QLD
 5.00
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Half days fishing with Captain Daniel.

VERIFIED   NEW  January 11, 2020
Fantastic day out on the boat with Daniel, very knowledgeable fisherman. Gave us some great tips and we ended up catching loads...
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Michael S.
Islington, NSW
 5.00
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   NEW  January 13, 2020
Great day out. Thanks Russell for a top experience! Cheers
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