Game fishing in Australia is spectacular and more huge marlin are caught here than anywhere else in the world.Naturally to catch a game fish of some sort you will need to own a boat or use a charter fishing boat that can take you out to where the big ones are found and most game fishing charters have a good handle on where to take you so that you get the best chance to catch your fair share of marlin and sailfish not to mention all the other exciting fighting species you will come across when you go out to the fishing grounds.
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Not only that they usually supply all the fishing equipment you need plus all your food and drink needs
Undoubtedly one of the best charters operating out of Cairns is Iona Game Fishing in Queensland who utilize 2 great boats called
The Iona and the Iona II 43 foot and 50 foot long respectively with twin 450hp Cummins motors powering them along.
They will happily take you out after the biggies at 3 different locations as they follow the giant marlin and sailfish as the fish head south for breeding. The locations are, Cairns in the far north to the Great Barrier Reef and further south to Newcastle and Port Stephens 2 hours north of Sydney.
The captain and crew are the best around and will look after you like you have never experienced before.
Real experts whose greatest desire is to help you to land your dream fish and Boy!! land them you will, so head off to Iona Game Fishing and get your share of these large fun fish.
Another of Queensland's great fishing charters is Calypso Fishing Adventures who will be able to take you on the best game fishing trip that you could ever imagine.
The wonderful Captain Tim Dean loves putting his anglers right amongst the largest marlin and whatever other species are in the area where you are going to do your game fishing.
The charter boat they will use to take you out is called "The Calypso" and it can sleep up to 7 anglers and all your needs will be be provided for.
Captain Tim and his crew have many years experience and knowledge of all of Queensland's great marlin fishing grounds and they will be thrilled to give you the fishing trip of your dreams.
Calypso Fishing Adventures will happily take you to all the best marlin spots from Port Stephens in the south to Cairns in the far north where you will experience the fishing trip of a lifetime.
And when you go out after the biggies you may even have the fun of catching a Spanish Mackeral like the one below, a real fighter.