|Cairns calm water fishing charters provide the best in barra fishing and guided fishing tours in cairns, being the longest established charter operator of fishing trips in the cairns inlet. Using the latest and best equipment for live, lure and fly fishing, cairns calm water fishing charters guarantees the best fishing trip. |
Cairns Calm Water Fishing Charters is the longest established charter operator of fishing trips in the Cairns Inlet. Established in 1989 we have the knowledge to find that special fish for you.
The Cairns fishing charter is owned by Jim & Anna Millar who over the last few years have invested in building the latest design in Estuary boat. Fully fitted out with live wells, esky’s to keep your catch and drinks icy cold, Global Positioning System and a colour fish finder to make ours the best Cairns fishing trips and adventures.
Powered by twin 75hp Evinrude E-tec outboards we get you to the best Cairns fishing spots fast. With a cruising speed of 25 knots and a top speed of 32 knots we leave the rest in our wake!
If you are concerned for the environment E-tecs have the lowest emissions of any outboard in its class.
Being 8mts long and 2.5mts wide the fishing boat offers more than enough space for your comfort. We even have a toilet on board!
Jim has extensive knowledge of the local area. He has worked on game boats fishing for Marlin, bottom fishing the reef for Coral Trout but his passion is Estuary Fishing chasing Barras, Fingermark, Jacks and the abundance of other species that inhabit inshore tidal waters.
Only the best equipment is supplied to ensure the best Cairns fishing trips. Penn reels and Silstar Crystal Blue power tip rods are all inclusive of the price.
Located in the heart of the beautiful city of Cairns, Trinity Inlet offers some of the best Estuary fishing the region has to offer.
The scenery in Trinity Inlet is absolutely spectacular. It is surrounded by lush greenery and rainforest clad mountains makes it one of the regions most diverse and productive systems.
There are over 90 kilometers of waterways to explore in the comfort of our 8 meter custom built boat and depending upon weather and tide conditions, more than 10 species can be pulled from the one spot.
The Inlet is home to a great diversity of species including the famous Barramundi, Mangrove jack and Trevally, Salmon, Grunter, Jew Fish, Fingermark and Gold Spot Cod to name just a few. In all, around 50 species of fish reside in this expansive system.
All trips begin with the collection of live bait with a cast net. This in itself is an experience for those who have not seen it done before.
We cater for all levels of experience and all bait and tackle is supplied. Our experienced guides will show the novice angler the right technique to catch the best fish.
Apart from the fishing, the area offers an abundance of other wildlife to look out for. There are around 20 species of bird that include birds of Prey such as the Osprey, Brahminy Kite and the magnificent White Bellied Sea Eagle.