Our Business & Vessels are 100% Locally Owned & Operated
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Our Business & Vessels are 100% Locally Owned & Operated
Whatever your fishing style... we’ve got you covered!
Whatever your fishing style... we’ve got you covered!

Fishing Port Douglas - Game Fishing, Sportsfishing & Reef Fishing Charters

The very best fishing charter vessel fleet

Since 1996, we at Fishing Port Douglas, have exclusively managed only the very best fleet of vessels covering all your fishing requirements when it comes to Game, Reef, Coastal and River fishing opportunities.

Enjoy browsing through our extensive website, the most informed fishing site in FNQ designed over many years to ensure you, the angler is equipped with the best information on the area.

All our vessels are the most experienced, proven over the test of time, 100% locally owned and operated, guaranteeing you the very best you can charter.

It is a short list so to speak and reputation counts!

The fishing grounds of Port Douglas are exciting and very diverse and we offer an array of charters including shared and private trips. Half day, full day and overnight / extended trips are available.

Let us give you the best experience possible in Tropical Far North Queensland.

Port Douglas is highly rated as one of Australia's and the world's premier sports fishing and game fishing holiday destinations. It is embraced with natural world heritage listings and is nestled amongst the postcard tropical paradise that is Tropical North Queensland, showcasing the exclusive combination of the Great Barrier Reef meeting the Daintree Rainforest.

We are genuinely the best equipped team to catch you the fish of a life time!

Features of Port Douglas Fishing

This region hosts the most productive black marlin grounds in the world producing the biggest strike rate of 1000lb fish and then complements this by producing over another possible 225 recognised sport fish and table fish from our closest coastal neighbour the Great Barrier Reef.

Light and heavy game tackle fishing and reef fishing opportunities include Blue and Black Marlin, Sailfish, Mackerel, Wahoo, Giant Trevally, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Dogtooth Tuna, Coral Trout, Red Emperor and Sea Perch. We have the most experienced high quality vessels available at varying prices including mothership craft if required.

Within the local rivers and estuaries you can target another 75 potential species including the legendary barramundi on our back doorstep. Other highly targeted species include Mangrove Jack, Fingermark, Trevally, Queenfish, Blue Salmon, Tarpon, Javelin Fish, the famous Mud Crab and a host of other species too numerous to mention!

By making contact with us you are ensured to be involved in the most serious action on offer with only the most premium local Port Douglas fishing charter operators.

This includes weekly reports, a detailed monthly report, the best videos and also a free monthly local magazine (download) which is a must read by our team of charters, fishing community and much more!

Black Marlin - The Pinnacle of Port Douglas Fishing

We are blessed with the best overall fishing opportunities on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia and this clip produced by Fishing Port Douglas is a pure statement to our testimony and depicts our famous seaside village. It is the pinnacle, Formula One Fishing and is a taste to whet the appetite of what we can offer no matter the style of fishing you choose whether it be River, Reef or Game.


Latest Fishing Reports

Queenfish caught near the Daintree River
You Just Gotta' Get Here!

Once again in the tropics we find ourselves in turbulent times with the COVID situation. For several months we were tracking nicely and now we have found ourselves watching tens and tens of thousands of dollars of bookings fall by the wayside with cancellations from right across the country.

Red Emperor fish caught on Dragon Lady fishing charters Port Douglas
July Line Burner Available

The fishing has been nothing short of sensational. It will make you want to visit here all so more when you all can.

Fish caught on Saltaire charters
Extraordinary Period in FNQ

With the onset of our winter pattern the fishing has taken a bizzare twist in our neck of the woods and it is all positive.

Fish caught on Dragon Lady charter
June edition of Line Burner magazine

June has been a big month on the water with our fleet of boats kicking some major butt plus there's more to sink your teeth into. Hope you can get up here with good fishing to be had from our end.