The black marlin is a fish species found in the tropical and subtropical parts of the Indian and Pacific Oceans.
This is one of the larges marlins and also one of the larges bony fish weighing up to a massive 750kg!
Cairns is world renowned for its Black Marlin Fishing, with some of the largest fish being caught here.
The reefs from Cairns to Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef produce the largest black marlin and the most impressive game fishing in the world!
Get some friends together and charter your own private boat.
Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal
Locals call it the Green Season and this is the best time of the year to travel to Tropical North Queensland. During this time the Rainforest comes to life, it is also the time to witness Coral Spawning on the Great Barrier Reef.
Every Sunday, on the waterfront at Market Park, you’ll find 150 stalls selling local produce, tasty delights, arts and crafts, fashion, and more.
Open Friday to Sunday, this bustling market of over 180 stalls sells everything, from the freshest fruits and vegetables to multicultural fare. A favourite among locals and tourists.