Fish’s Fly and Sportfishing Charters – Weipa Queensland

Weipa fishing at it’s very best.

Weipa, gateway to the western cape is situated on the eastern side of the Gulf of Carpentaria, and about two-thirds of the way up the western shore of Cape York. Serviced by daily commercial aircraft makes this small mining town one of the most accessible remote locations in Australia.

With protection from the prevailing south easterly winds for most of the year, and a multitude of pristine rivers and coastline for both light tackle sport fishing and flyfishing, the range of species available is second to nowhere else in the country

With more than 55 species of fish available to fly and lure, our fishing trips strive to incorporate walking the beaches and flats, and fishing creeks, rivers and estuary. Our vessels are also set up for fishing offshore for larger pelagic species either with fly or lure.

Come to Weipa and catch such great sportfish as; Queenfish, GT’s, Barramundi, Giant Herring, Golden Trevally, Permit, Milkfish, Spanish Mackerel, Grey Mackeral, Longtail Tuna and many more fish species. Catch Cobia and Golden Trevally off the backs of giant Manta Rays, or walk the pristine beaches and sight cast to cruising Queenfish and Trevally. Almost all of the tropical fish species abound here in an extremely diverse fishing environment.

With purpose built fishing boats and well maintained tackle, we cater for all levels of expertise from raw novice to expert incorporating tuition and discussion on all levels of the sport.

All of our qualified fishing guides have extensive knowledge of all styles of fishing from live baiting to fly fishing and detailed knowledge of the area giving you more effective fishing time on the water.

We can also help you arrange all types of accommodation from self contained cabins to 5 star fishing lodge, with all meals and transfers, and we can cater for individuals and groups of up to 10.

Get together with one, or a few of your mates and embark on the fishing adventure of a life time and let us show you how good fishing Cape York can be.

Last charter for 2017 with Mick and Harry Raels from hervey bay saw some good fish landed with quite a few PBs ...

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As i have my arm in a sling from recent shoulder op i asked my son BrynnPhilliskirk to drive the boat for my clients Ian &Laurie from Melbourne. We had a great day catching a hesp of threadies an accidental barra and a120cm black jew and a few other incidentals.
Brynn did a great job of driving and guiding and i did a good job of getting in the way.
A fun day however was had by all , and sure we will do it again!

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Hey guys,a few pics from the last few days with Ian,Keith,Laurie and John,the boys mixed it up with some time up the rivers/creeks and out front,gettin a bend on🎣🐟🐟next year fellas👍 ...

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Hey guys,a couple of pics from a quick 1day splat with a couple of boys workin on the new mine site,on the drill rigs,Brett and Ian,boys bent a rod on a number of different species,using plastics,jigs an poppers,fish of the day goes to pup,with the first fish he's caught,a 115cm jewie,nice fish👍catchyas next days off boys🎣🐟🐟 ...

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A few more pics from the Perth saltwater fly club. To add to the post that Owey put up. The fishing was tough but these boys knew their shit and it was a pleasure to have some great fly casters and fishos on the front of the boat.
Might see u all at Boneheads soon!

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Weipa fishing at it’s very best!