Welcome to Big Fish Down Under

Big Fish Down Under specializes in: * Black Marlin Fishing charters from Cairns, Cooktown, Lizard Island and the Ribbons Reefs * Private Reef Charters, avoid the crowds and explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

Two keys experiences:

  • The Worlds premiere location to catch Giant Black Marlin is between Cairns and Lizard Island.

From Cairns, north along the famous Ribbon Reefs, the Great Barrier Reef and continental shelf, Cooktown and the Coral Sea.

Maximize your chances of your 'Grander (1000lb+) Black Marlin by fishing with' BIG FISH DOWN UNDER' aboard 'Moana III', 47ft custom built Game Fishing machine.

  • Private Reef Charters, experience the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef on a private charter away from the crowds.

We are permanently based in Cairns Queensland, Australia.

Moana III, Cairns' finest fishing charter vessel, custom built specifically for extended live-onboard Black Marlin fishing between Cairns and Lizard Island with an open permit to operate in waters up to 200NM from the coastline.