Captain
Gone Fishing Cairns

Member since October 2015

Cairns, Australia

Background
Captain Jim has extensive knowledge of the local area, having lived here for over 30 years. He has been running fishing trips in the Cairns inlet for over 15 years. Capt. Jim has worked 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, I'm Captain Gone Fishing Cairns

Cairns, Australia
Background
Captain Jim has extensive knowledge of the local area, having lived here for over 30 years. He has been running fishing trips in the Cairns inlet for over 15 years. Capt. Jim has worked 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.

My Charter Listing

Gone Fishing Cairns

Cairns
trips from $67

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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3.48
out of 5 stars from 18 reviews
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Experience
January fishing trip
Half day trip in Trinity Inlet
Half day trip in Trinity Inlet
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
62%
Friendly captain
85%
Recommend this charter
61%
Appropriate for children
85%
Satisfied with the boat
86%
Catch intended fish
33%
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Andrius M.
London, ENG
 5.00
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Great experience

VERIFIED   December 26, 2018
Booked 1/2 day trip for our family of 4. Initially had a massive problem with my phone and could not make a payment for this...
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Graeme H.
Mowbray Park, NSW
 4.33
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Half day Trinity Inlet - Half day of Fun

VERIFIED   February 15, 2019
An entertaining morning for the 4 of us covering several spots on Trinity Inlet. Catching the bait was just as much fun . Jacob...
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John A.
Australia
 4.67
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Half day trip in Trinity Inlet

VERIFIED   June 26, 2017
We had a great morning fishing and the experience was really enjoyed by my nine year old grandson who loves fishing but has...
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Julie H.
West Burleigh, Queensland
 5.00
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Great morning

VERIFIED   April 14, 2017
Had a wonderful morning fishing in cairns with jim from gone fishing.  I would recommend this charter to anyone. ...
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Walter R.
Melbourne, Victoria
 4.33
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Half day trip with Dan

VERIFIED   June 29, 2017
Dan was great, we really enjoyed his humor and knowledge. Unfortunately the weather or tide was not perfect. However we caught...
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