Port Douglas Fishing Tour

Experience the thrill of fishing in the stunning fringing coastal reefs of Port Douglas. Delight in the bountiful catch of renowned species like coral trout, nannygai, and pelagic fish such as Spanish mackerel, cobia, queenfish, trevally, and tuna. Alternatively, explore the Port Douglas estuary, where you can challenge yourself to reel in the elusive barramundi, mangrove jack, fingermark, tarpon, blue salmon, or queenfish. Our knowledgeable guides are dedicated to providing expert assistance, offering live bait fishing, and sharing their profound understanding of the local ecosystem. Prepare to be amazed by the extraordinary encounters with crocodiles and a variety of bird species that may await you.

Out n About, a locally owned and operated establishment invites you to embark on an unforgettable water adventure amidst the mesmerizing natural beauty of the region. Whether you are a novice or an experienced angler, our tour promises exceptional value and is an absolute must-do when exploring Port Douglas.

Keen on a full day out on the water?  With a group of friends and family, you can charter this boat for a half or full day!

Other things to do in Port Douglas

Next, Port Douglas has amazing Great Barrier Reef tours which one will you do?


  •  Enjoy the beautiful surrounds of Port Douglas on this great value Port Douglas Sportfishing tour with all fishing gear included!
  • Half-day fishing trip (or book a full-day charter just for your group!)
  • Estuary or Reef Sportfishing available
  • Target sought-after species: Barramundi, Mangrove Jack, Queenfish, Fingermark, Giant Trevally, Mackerel, Coral Trout, Cobia, Nannygai and more!
  • Vessels designed for speed, comfort and stability. Maximum fishing time with less time travelling!
  • Excellent half day for kids, adults and families!
  • Small, personalised sportfishing tour with a maximum of 6 guests
  • Private sportfishing charts for up to 12 guests are also available — contact us for more information!


Half-day share charters run from 8am-12pm and 12:30pm-4:30pm

Seven days a week


  • Top-quality fishing gear
  • All your bait
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellant
  • Wet weather gear if it is needed
  • Coldwater and soft drinks
  • EMC (Environmental Management Charge) included in your Port Douglas Sportfishing tour price.

What to bring

  • Cash, credit card or your tour voucher
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Snacks and BYO alcohol (cans only)

How to get there

Boarding time: 10 minutes prior to departure
We depart from and return to: the Public Jetty on Ashford Ave, Port Douglas,
behind St Mary’s by the Sea Church.

Important Information

All trips are of course subject to weather conditions and suitable numbers. Charters will travel to the reef provided the weather allows. In the case of strong winds, the tour will be conducted in the estuary system.

We encourage catch and release in the estuary systems.



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Port Douglas Fishing Tour Tours

Hook up to a Barramundi, Mangrove Jack, Queenfish, Fingermark, Giant Trevally, Mackerel, Coral Trout, Cobia, Nannygai and more!

Port Douglas Fishing Shared Half-Day Charter

A half day Port Douglas Sportfishing tour featuring daily departures and access to both estuaries and the Great Barrier Reef. ON REQUEST - this tour is subject to a minimum of number to operate.


Full Day Charter

Book a full day charter, with top range fishing equipment and your choice of the fishing location. With up to 12 guests. Design your own fishing charter. $1,300 for 3 pax, $130 for each extra pax


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