BILLFISH is a 43ft HMG Game Fisher.
This year, 2018, BILLFISH underwent a major refit with rebuilt motors, props, shafts, new paint job and more. Owned and operated by Rick and Margie Eustace, we have been operating charters out of Cairns, Qld, Australia, since December 1999. We offer private charters and happy to take you and your family or friends on a single day charter or live aboard multi day charters. So contact Rick and he will be help you with any questions you may have.
Cairns, QLD is known for its great fishing.
BILLFISH SPORTS FISHING offers charters to cater to you, the angler. We are happy to help the novice anglers and encourage experienced anglers to hone their fishing skills. We offer:
*Mix of Light tackle & bottom Reef Fishing
*Popper Casting for Giant Trevalley
*Heavy Tackle for giant Black Marlin
*Mix of swim and fish days, perfect for family days and suits those who do not want to fish all day.
Game fishing is seasonal.
If you are looking to target Giant Black Marlin the season is from the beginning of September to end of December.
Light tackle for pelagic species and bottom fishing for reef fish is year round, however the species can differ throughout the year.
The best time for Juvenile Black Marlin is from June through to September.
Popper Casting for Giant Trevalley is best January through to April.
As a bonus, during July and August you will probably get to see the migrating whales with calves, truly majestic creatures.
If you want to know more about our fishing charters, send us a message. Either Rick or Marg will be happy to answer any questions you may have. We are taking bookings now.