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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 fishing in the Cairns inlet for over 15 years. Capt. Russell has grown 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 fishing in the Cairns inlet for over 15 years. Capt. Russell has grown 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

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Good experience
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Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
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Mitchell L.
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Half day fishing with CPT. Russell packed full of laughs, knowledge and fish.

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on January 4, 2022
Russell made the trip so easy and comfortable. He is incredibly personable and a very experienced fisherman, my bestfriend...
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Christine T.
Brookline, MA
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Half day with Russell

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on September 11, 2021
Awesome day out on the water. Although unfortunate day for fishing. The week leading up was absolute miserable weather and...
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Luke W.
Currumbin, QLD
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A day on Cairns Inlet

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip – Shared on October 17, 2021
Great day out on the water. Caught a number of different species: Reef Shark; Shovel Nose; Fingermark; Threadfin; Grunter;...
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Paul F.
Toorbul, QLD
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Half day fishing with Russ

VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on January 7, 2022
My son and I really enjoyed the our fishing experience, Russ was a fabulous host and was full of great fishing tips and local...
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Wayne S.
Australia
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VERIFIED   NEW  Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on January 13, 2022
We had a great time and caught enough fish for dinner. Beat value for money thing we have done in Cairns (also fun). Next time...
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