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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
86%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
95%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
51%
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Sian S.
Brisbane, Queensland
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Fishing with Russell

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on September 23, 2021
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Carolyn R.
Cranbourne, VIC
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1/2 day with Russell.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on July 17, 2021
Although we didn’t catch a lot the day was great, beautiful scenery Russell was very knowledgeable and we would defiantly...
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AUDRA B.
Australia
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Half day private morning trip.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Private (AM) on June 25, 2021
Had a great time friendly crew, heaps of laughs and plenty of fish.  Will definitely be doing this again .
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Kayler F.
Castle Hill, NSW
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Half Day with Russell

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Private (AM) on June 13, 2021
We had such an enjoyable day with Russell, despite it being a slower day with the fish the experience could not be faulted.
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Steve B.
Ingle Farm, SA
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Half day with Jacob

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip – Shared (AM) on May 17, 2021
Great morning with Jacob , not a great number of fish, but not for lack of trying. Very professional and helpful.
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