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Pontoon Boat Hire - Half Day for up to 8 people - Cairns (Excludes $2pp levy)

Enjoy a half day with friends and family out on Trinity Inlet. Rich with wildlife this is a fantastic and half day out!

An ideal self-guided fishing trip in Cairns!

Explore the huge 90km calm-water wilderness that is Trinity Inlet. Home to mud crabs, crocodiles, birdlife and fish species. You'll get a chance to see crocodiles and bird life as well as having the chance to catch a wide range of tropical fish and mud crab. Set crab pots, drop a line, have a few beers, BBQ lunch and cruise for half a day. You will have time to circumnavigate the Inlet in this time, right around Admiralty Island.

These are very safe boats and can seat up to 8 people. Boat license is not required, neither is a fishing license however your driver does need to be over 18 and have ID available at check-in. No boating experience is necessary.

Available for hire: Fishing rods and gear, crab pots, bait, ice, BBQ + gas.

What to bring: Insect repellent, mobile phone (fully-charged), camera, drinks and food.

We supply: Fuel, Trinity Inlet chart, safety equipment, esky. Price is for the boat, not per person however a $2 per passenger Ports levy applies and is payable on arrival.

Hire start time:

  • 1/2 day Morning 8:30am - 12:30pm (check-in 8:15am)
  • 1/2 day Afternoon 12:30pm - 4:30pm (check-in 12:15pm)
  • Comfortably seats up to 8 people. Price is for the whole boat hire, which holds up to 8 people maximum.

    Location: Marlin Marina, Cairns

    Per Boat $249.00

    Duration

    • Allow approximately 4 hours for the whole experience

    Notes

    • Please note: Passenger levy paid on arrival to $2.00 to cover government fees and is not included in the prices below

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    Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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    Emile Jansons from Australia wrote on 26 June 2019

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    Great morning on the water

    Excellent way to get the family on the water. Staff were great, boat was great and we saw a massive croc. Highly recommended

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    Joanne Taylor from Australia wrote on 14 November 2018

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    Sweet

    Made some new memories, caught a fish, best little adventure

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    Selena from Australia wrote on 11 January 2018

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    Excellent day out!

    We had a great time, staff were extremely helpful and friendly, boat was simple to drive and safe for kids and we caught 6fish and one crab.

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    Graeme Rogers from Australia wrote on 23 November 2019

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    excellent

    great friendly service

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    Marnix from Netherlands wrote on 02 October 2019

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    Great experience

    Hired these boats twice now. It's good fun and if you're lucky you'll spot some crocs.

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