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Cairns Marlin, Sport & Game Fishing

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Giant Black Marlin

Bounty Hunter is moored at the Marlin Marina Cairns, at the base of the Great Barrier Reef prime Black Marlin fishing grounds of the Ribbons Reef. Bounty Hunter has a practical yet fully live aboard lay out allowing for extended outer reef fishing charters. Heavy Tackle Black Marlin fishing is what Bounty Hunter does best & was designed for, giving those on board a once in a life time fishing opportunity.

Sport & Game Fishing

As a locally Cairns owned & run vessel Bounty Hunter is able to fish all year round. From January through to August, Bounty Hunter fills her fishing list with the delights of the sea such as Juvenile Black Marlin, Sailfish, Dolphin Fish, Mackerel, Giant Trevally & Tuna. Bounty Hunter also is versatile with her style of fishing from Trolling to Popper Chucking.

Live Aboard & Mothershipping

Due to the size of Bounty Hunter, she is the perfect day trip Outer Barrier Reef fishing vessel, yet combined with her power, speed and manoeuvrability she is perfect for extended Black Marlin Live aboard charters.  Or, for the ultimate Giant Black Marlin fishing adventure, Bounty Hunter teams up well with any size mother ship, giving you the fishing trip of a life time on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

Bounty Hunter Cairns

About Us


Locally Owned & Operated

Bounty Hunter is owned by a Cairns born and bred local with a passion for fishing for black marlin, sailfish, tuna and other ocean trophies since the time he could walk.


Bounty Hunter

Bounty Hunter is the first ever 43 ft O’Brien, built in Townsville and has under gone extensive refitting to accommodate the pleasures of black marlin fishing.



Bounty Hunter will comfortably sleep 6 with ease in 3 sleeping areas including a forward V Berth with 4 bunks and a second double side bunk.

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