Bounty Hunter is the 1st 43 ft O’Brien, built in Townsville with the thrill of fishing in mind. From 2018 – 2019 she has under gone extensive refitting to accommodate the pleasures of Black Marlin fishing. Bounty Hunter has a practical fishing layout while still achieving angler comforts of air-conditioning and direct angling action with an open rear bulk head.
Bounty Hunter is a Cairns locally run vessel, owned by Cairns SIM Trans, who specialises in Diesel Engine & Transmission repairs. The proprietor of Bounty Hunter is Cairns born and bred and has had a passion for fishing for Black Marlin, Sailfish, Tuna and other ocean trophies since the time he could walk. Bounty Hunter is the pride of our business fleet with no costs spared in keeping her in prime fishing condition.
Bounty Hunter is a 43 ft O’Brien made of Fibreglass.
Measuring 12.98m in length and weighing 16 tonne
She is powered by 2 x 6CX Yanmar with a cruising speed of 21 knots
Bounty Hunter is surveyed to travel with 10 on board including crew. She will also comfortably sleep 6 with ease in 3 sleeping areas.
1. A forward V Berth with 4 bunk
2. A double side bunk
3. The versatility of the saloon dining area being able to fold down into a double bed sleeping area.
She has an open bulkhead from the saloon to the cockpit allowing for ease of interaction for the crew and anglers.
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 maneuverability she is perfect for extended Black Marlin Live aboard charters.
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 is proud to be part of the Cairns Bluewater Game Fishing Club and works within the guidelines and rules of various State, National and International bodies.
What to bring
Your time on board Bounty Hunter is fully catered for from the moment you step on board. All charters are fully catered for with morning tea, lunch, afternoon and refreshment. Linen & towelling is supplied.
Fishing tackle and bait are included – excluding Fly fishing rods and reels.