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Address: Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Cairns Fishing Charters)
Phone Number: +61 427 400 027
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08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Cairns Reef Fishing provides exciting full day fishing trips to the Great...

Cairns Reef Fishing provides exciting full day fishing trips to the Great Barrier Reef. Our trips are $260.00 per person, all inclusive with everything supplied for your day.

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Great day out!

Perfect conditions, the crew were awesome, great food, absolutely a must do! Thanks Cairns Reef Fishing Team!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Perfect conditions, the crew were awesome, great food, absolutely a must do! Thanks Cairns Reef Fishing Team!

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Thank beforboat
Lucy K, Guest Relations Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

How great has the weather been!!!! Its always a sensational day out on the Great Barrier Reef when the Sun is beaming and the wind has taken a break... Thanks for taking the time to review us!!! Until next time... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A big thanks to the crew Dan & Jason for making us feel welcome. I fished next to an 82 year old grandmother who had the time of her life, so age is no barrier. We had a dead calm day to experience a fantastic fishing adventure. A big decision to be made was to stop for lunch or just... More 

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Lucy K, Guest Relations Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

It always makes for a fantastic day when passengers aboard are super excited!! You can see by the awesome photos (on our Facebook page) how much fun you guys had! Big thanks for taking time out to leave such a groovy review, we appreciate it!! Hope to see you next time you're visiting sunny FNQ :) Thanks for choosing Cairns... More 

Cornwall on Hudson, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the beginning to end this fishing experience was great! We stopped at a couple of different locations and caught a bunch of fish at each. There were probably about 10-15 of us on the charter but there was enough room for us to stand with a good amount of space. The only thing that was a bummer was since... More 

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Lucy B, Guest Relations Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for you positive and honest feedback, we appreciate it!! Your review is very informative and its great to read you enjoyed all aspects of your fishing trip out on the Great Barrier Reef, even though the weather wasn't perfect.. Thank you for being so positive in your delivery, you are also 'Simply Awesome'. Ps, we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shout out to Jesse and rob who were awesome today. Me and my mate came up from Melbourne, jumped on their charter and had a great day. Lunch was great - heaps to eat. More importantly the guys didn't stop working and helping out for the whole day. Caught too many fish to count and have some great photos to... More 

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Lucy K, Guest Relations Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to review Cairns Reef Fishing!! The 'cook your catch' is a great way to finish off the day. Simply drop off your catch to affiliated restaurants' and let the chefs deal with the rest. Its awesome that CRF can work alongside, utilising other local business to help guests enjoy the final product! When... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on this trip and were bitterly disappointed. It might have been legal for them to take the boat out in the weather we got but it wasn't moral and was ripping customers off. It was far too rough to catch fish. Everyone on the boat was downing sea sick tablets all day (and sharing with the poor buggers... More 

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Nick K, Owner at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear that the weather ruined your day. We have guidelines on what conditions we will go out in and these are totally based on passengers comfort . We make a decision to confirm the trip on the evening prior ,based on weather forecasts, then if the conditions are adverse when we arrive at the boat... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is clearly a business that focuses on customer service and satisfaction. After our trip was cancelled by another operator at the last minute, Cairns Reef Fishing happily were able to fit us in at short notice and the office staff were friendly and helpful from the outset. Rob (skipper) and Jase (deckie) were brilliant. They worked really hard to... More 

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Nick K, Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome feedback Nathan. Its always a great day when we have such fantastic guests aboard, THANK YOU! Until next time... Kind regards, CRF Team More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

the captain and decky were awesome, we moved around a fair bit but every time we stopped we caught fish. The main species was coral trout, around 30 fish were caught on the day and everyone on board caught something.

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Thank palewconstructions
Nick K, Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

Sounds like you had a cracker of a day, with plenty of fish to go around. Coral Trout has been very active since the middle of September, which makes for happy anglers. :) Thanks for choosing Cairns Reef Fishing & for taking the time to write a review! Kind regards, CRF Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent day out with the Cairns Reef Fishing crew!!! The trip and spots were great and everyone caught plenty of fish! The boat was spotless and lunch was delish! Highly recommend this Charter!!! Thanks for the great day!

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Cairns
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I where so well looked after and the trip was great. Initially, I found I wasn't strong enough to wind in fish but very quickly Jase or Robbo were there to help and taught me the skills I needed. Thanks for great day out.

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Thank allboysCairns
Nick K, Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely feedback! :) The guys never miss a chance to help passengers with the wind-in... Any sign of struggle and "BAM" there they are to assist in anyway needed to get what ever is on the end of the line onto the boat... Skipper Rob and Decky Jason are great teachers too, its never any stress from... More 

Cairns, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great day on the reef! Fish were always biting and the skipper nick always found the hot spots. Buffet was nice and crew were very helpful with everything. Definitely recommend!!

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Thank SL2701
Nick K, Manager at Cairns Reef Fishing, responded to this review

Its always a great day when our fishy friends are bitting!! Thanks for taking the time to review your day for us, Nick will love the kind feedback! Kind regards, CRF Team More 

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