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Billfish Cairns Charters, Day charters, Overnight and live aboard charters, Sport Fishing, Blue water fishing Cairns, Black Marlin fishing charters Cairns, Family fishing, Fishing Cairns QLD


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.

Family charters, Day charters on Billfish Cairns, Team Building charters, Fishing in Cairns, Light tackle charters, reef fishing, swim days and more


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:

*Light tackle

*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.

Sport fishing for kids, family fishing days, live aboard charters, Tuna, Mackerel, Wahoo, Mahi Mahi, small black marlin, sailfish.  Fun fishing for all the family, Cairns fishing QLD


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.

Contact Us

Get in Touch!

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.

Billfish Sports Fishing

P.O. Box 3034, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia

Rick 0428 384 938 Int +61 428 384 938 Marg 0409 789 456 Int +61 409 789 456 EMAIL:

We are contactable at any time. Charters normally depart Cairns marina at 0800 and return 1700

Open today

07:00 am – 07:00 pm