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Gone Fishing Cairns

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Finger C, Marlin Marina | Marina Mirage, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4034 3277
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What a waste of time

Went out Barra fishing with gone fishing charters cairns, an absolute waste of money and time . Jim... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Joe M
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Very disappointing

What a total waste of half a day in this beautiful place. Cairns doesn’t deserve operators that are... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
nonuborg
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Finger C, Marlin Marina | Marina Mirage, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went out Barra fishing with gone fishing charters cairns, an absolute waste of money and time . Jim the tour guide needs to lighten up a little maybe this is not the right job for him , his people skills are non existent his arrogance...More

4  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

What a total waste of half a day in this beautiful place. Cairns doesn’t deserve operators that are cocky and arrogant. I didn’t know that part of my half day fishing that an hour and a half was spent watching Jim throw his net to...More

4  Thank nonuborg
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We went on a half day trip (morning) & was very disappointed....Jim is a rude man who treats everyone like idiots. We spent the first 45 mins watching him trying to catch bait (thought he should've been prepared & already had it organised). We didn't...More

Thank trace246
Jim103299, Owner at Gone Fishing Cairns, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

If you had of taken the time to read our brochure or website it says that all trips begin with the collection of live bait. My day already starts at 5.30am do you suggest it should start at 4.30am. It also says that locations are...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I did the half day tour which took us to 3 locations where we caugh minimal fish ( not deep sea fishing). Jim attitude needs to change or he needs to change his careeer. This was a waste of time on my holiday. Its not...More

1  Thank Ambertalia
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Well it pains me to write this but my partner and I returned to the jetty at Cairns after a morning fishing with Jim. We both looked at each other as we walked away and said what a rude pig of a man. From the...More

1  Thank nugget20369
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Jim is unfriendly and disrespectful, and he seems don't wanna people to keep fish, cause he never ask anyone wanna keep fish, he just release all day. We booked a full day fishing trip with gone fishing on 7/8/2017, and Jim confirmed that for us....More

Thank 三色貓 三
Reviewed 30 June 2017

So the fish weren't 'on' in the estuary when I visited at end of June 2017, 7 people on board and two nanygai were caught, one of which was undersized and returned to the deep. The boat was clean, the tour guide knowledgeable, professional and...More

Thank richgardixx
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Jim is one of the surliest man i have ever met - he treated us like we were at a war camp - he used his best bait for his wannabes - he had the personality of a wet sock, seriously if you don't like...More

Thank Tina R
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Went out with Jim this morning the fish didn't want to play but that's fishing. Just being on the water was great. Even though no keepers were boated we still caught some very unusual species sea snakes and hammer head shark. Overall a great experience...More

Thank denrose5760
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 9 Adults and booked a half day charter with Gone fishing Cairns for the 17th March. From the moment we boarded the charter Daniel made us feel relaxed and excited for what we may catch. First we watched Daniel catch...More

1  Thank Sylvia M
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