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Fish Tales Charters

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Cairns Marlin Marina | Wharf Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 418 194 517
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`Fish Tales` Charters operator from Cairns in Far North Queensland, Australia. We offer Estuary Fishing, River Fishing and Bluewater Fishing. On all our charters we supply all top quality rods & reels, all bait & tackle, bottles of water and tea/coffee and our experienced fishing guide. All you need to bring is sunnies, hat, camera, sunscreen and a few beers are OK. Vessel One:River Rocket fishing guide: Barry include locations: Trinity Inlet(Estuary Fishing), Mulgrave and Russell Rivers. Vessel Two: Dont Know Fishing Guide: Darryl Locations: Trinity Inlet (Estuary Fishing)Bluewater (Inshore-Reef) Fishing from Cairns.
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Hours Today: 06:30 - 20:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Cairns Marlin Marina | Wharf Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 418 194 517

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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Daz is great and makes a days fishing fun even if it's a bit quiet, highly recommend and will be back for more as soon as I'm back up this way. Thank again Daz

Thank CubosBoys
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your kind words. You can come back anytime for a visit. We love meeting great people like yourselves. Your Hosts Darryl & Raewyn

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Great experience, Would recommend to anyone. Darryl was really good and helped out a lot. Made it well worthwhile.

Thank Rachel W
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Many thanks Rachel for taking the time to post a review after taking a fishing charter with us. When next you are in Cairns-do call or email us. Cheers Your Hosts Darryl and Raewyn Fish Tales` Charters Cairns

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Have had the best week fishing in Cairns, Darryl has not lost his touch. If there is a fish to find, he will find it.We fished the estuary and had a trip outside, fantastic day and some great fish caught.This is a great charter for...More

Thank Moira P
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you coming to visit us again, Moira. So good to see you. How cool it is we have booked you in for August 2018. Cheers Darryl and Raewyn Your Hosts of Fish Tales Charters, Cairns.

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I have tried the river and estuary fishing with Fish Tales. The fish were not biting (for any charter that day). Still it was beautiful and Darryl and his mate Barry were good fun. I tried the reef fishing day with Darryl the next day....More

Thank Chris D
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Hi Chris, Thank you for coming out estuary fishing in Trinity Inlet on one day, then the next out on the Reef. Mother nature can be so kind to us. Drop us a email or phone when next you are in Cairns; love to have...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

My grandson and I had a fabulous day out fishing. Caught lots of fish, had good conversations with the captain and learnt a bit as well. Highly recommend.

Thank Helen S
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you for the great review. We love having you on board and we thank you for coming out with us. Cheers Darryl

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Mick and I travelled up to Cairns for our annual fishing trip and booked Darryl before we left. I tried many different charters up there but we have used him exclusively for about 5 years for Cairns and have always had a great time. We...More

Thank John L
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Hi Guys, Great to see you again. What a cracker of a day we all had. Thanks once again for your visit. See you next time. Dazza

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I've been fishing with these guys twice now both half a day trips. Our guide was an Australian guy called Barry, a great laugh who knows what he's doing and knows where to go. Caught a couple of reef sharks, hammerhead shark and cat fish.More

Thank gallianojack
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Hi Jack, Many thanks to you from both Darryl and Barry for coming out with us. We love showing people like yourself our `back yard` and taking in everything in that we are able to offer including experiencing the `wet season`. We wish you well...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went on the full day estuary charter. We had such a perfect day on the water. Darryl was a great host, he was very knowledgeable about the estuary and the fish. My partner was over the moon catching his first ever...More

Thank Alice D
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for coming out with us. You guys did a great job landing the barramundi. We love meeting great people like yourselves. Do come back to Cairns and come out again for another fishing charter-there is more for us to show you. Cheers Darryl...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Had a great time with mates fishing with Daryl. Fishing can be hit and miss but Daryl's knowledge of the waterways was clear and he made ever effort to get us in the right stop to catch some great fish. Great afternoon out. 4 mangrove...More

Thank DaiRod
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2017

Good to meet you and let me show you around. Thanks for coming out with us. Darryl

Reviewed 1 January 2017

Father sons 1/2 day fishing, crossed off bucket list. wanted to catch the famous barra, got a barracuda, close but still fun. Captain, was very knowledgeable, knew the waters. Bit disappointed that we lost 1hr fishing chasing bait. Feel that should have been organised before...More

Thank Sandra P
FishTales01, Owner at Fish Tales Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Your review is very informative and its great to read you enjoyed your fishing trip out on the estuary of Trinity Inlet, Cairns. The most productive way to target some of our fish species is to catch `live bait` via a cast net. Yes, some...More

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Bill C
19 May 2015|
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Response from FishTales01 | Property representative |
Thank you for your questions. An estuary is a nursery which is an extremely important part of the breeding cycle. We have smaller size fish to which live in an estuary there whole lives; we have fish species which that are... More
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Maurie1948
18 May 2015|
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Response from FishTales01 | Property representative |
As of Tuesday 20th May 2015 Share Charters Half Day Estuary Fishing is $95.00 Morning is 7.30 am to 12.00 pm-Afternoon is 1.00 pm to 5.30 pm. Full Day Estuary Fishing is $180.00 From 7.30 am to 12.00 pm and 1.00 pm to 5.30... More
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