Category Archives: Fishing Guide updates

Florida trip Feb 2015

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to attend the Miami International Boat Show in Florida with my wife, and it also coincided with my 50th birthday – perfect! This is the second time I have been to this show … Continue reading

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Cairns delivery & bonus marlin!

          Cairns is recognized as the best giant black marlin fishery in the world and that is why any serious fisherman has this venue at the top of their wish list! Long time Professional Boat Care … Continue reading

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Customer’s new 36 Grady White is a fish raiser!

Professional Boat Care customer’s new Grady White 36 is a real head turner. With 700hp (twin Yamaha 350′s) on the transom she happily cruises at 30 knots all day! She is also proving to be a fish raiser with her first trip to Lady … Continue reading

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Hamilton Is to Brisbane delivery with fish!

    Slipping into the entrance to Fitzroy Lagoon on dusk. It’s narrow and best navigated with full day light to spot the coral bombies. Jim’s Black marlin caught off Breaksea Spit. It was time to bring Professional Boat Care … Continue reading

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Cairns Marlin Fishing Report – Nov 2013

We returned to fish heavy tackle out of Cairns last week and although it was very quiet we did manage to hook up and fight an estimated 600lb black marlin which sadly got eaten by sharks. We counted some 20 … Continue reading

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Cairns delivery & fishing report Sept 2013!

Just like the whales, this time of year sees another migration of sorts occur, owners moving their boats north for a reef holiday, and a few of my good customers asked me to join them! The most recent trip was moving the 35 … Continue reading

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Lady Musgrave report August 2013

I’ve just returned from a sensational week skippering and guiding around the beautiful Lady Musgrave Island area. I was skippering ‘Tsukiji’ with owner Jim Stening and his mates Bill Nutting and Greg Sheahan onboard. Our mothership for the week was the beautiful … Continue reading

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There are fish to be had!!

It was only a month or so ago, during the transition of seasons, that we were complaining about the lack of fish both offshore and in the bay. Well things have improved as I keep receiving good reports from the … Continue reading

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Blue Marlin bite yesterday!

The Professional Boat Care maintained ‘Liberty’, reported a sensational day Blue Marlin fishing on the continental shelf grounds, east of Moreton Island yesterday! They went 6 strikes, had 5 on and tagged and released 3 including a relatively rare Shortbill Spearfish. These … Continue reading

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Little Black Marlin are still on!!

It ain’t over, till it’s over!! Just when I thought I should be packing away my light tackle marlin gear, we have seen another great report come in from The Trench off Cape Moreton over the weekend. Sunshine Coast boat, Big Business … Continue reading

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