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Your Captain and his Boats

Aussie Barra Charters is a owner/operated business that has been successfully run for 18 years by Captain Andrew Mead. Andrew is a true professional and a passionate guide, who will impress you with the experience and knowledge he has gained over 40 years of fishing in the region. Your Captain has his Master V Skippers ticket, so you are in the most capable of hands.

Andrew has spent 10 years fishing as deckhand and captain during the Cairns Black Marlin Season as well as competing in the famous Annual Lizard Island Tournament successfully. This experience makes him one of the best guides in the North.

Everyday is a new adventure on the water for him and loves to share his love of fishing.

The day starts with you being collected from your hotel and within 20 minutes you can be on the water! No fuss fishing is the motto for the day.

You will be taken to your fishing area in his custom designed vessel:

  • A 6m Aussie O’Brien Long Boat with the latest Yamaha 80hp stroke.

Using state of the art “Lowrance” fish finding and navigational equipment together with top quality tackle helps achieve the task at hand – Landing FISH !!.