Here at Tropic Barra Adventures we work with the highest integrity and passion to see results! Whatever your target species within our estuarine and river systems on offer, we’ll make it our mark to put you on the fish!

With the ability to operate from the Daintree river to all the way south of mission beach, we can accommodate to any of the systems in between! Cairns, Port Douglas, mission beach, Innisfail, Tully and Lake Tinaroo.

We often travel just outside of cairns itself for remote fishing action and stunning rainforest scenery all to yourself! With over 10 different species being regular encounters, Barramundi, mangrove Jack, Sootie grunter, Queen fish, Threadfin, Jungle Perch, Tarpon, Giant trevally and Finger mark, There’s rarely a dull moment on our charters with high number of fish capture days a common occurrence and we are always in pursuit of the illusive 1 meter plus barramundi.

We have 2 vessels prepared for our clients with a maximum capacity of 5 anglers.

View our options in CHARTERS AVAILABLE as our TINAROO MADNESS charter is different to our river campaigns.

A lot of our fishing incurs sight casting and top water fishing for barramundi, fishing in tight snaggy country, for some very exciting and white knuckled fishing. All our fishing is partaking in lure and fly sports fishing. With the help of your new guide captain Brodie Quaas and his extensive fishing knowledge and unique approach, your bound to pick up new tips and styles in your own approach to barramundi fishing.

For those looking to grab a feed of mud crabs, upon clients requests we always have the option to drop a few pots in, while we’re fishing the crab traps might as well be soaking!

Every charter is entitled to 8 hours worth of on water fishing time, all gear and tackle is supplied, lunch and drinks included.

We´ll provide pick up and drop off to your accommodation for single day charters, Or if you have booked a Multi day adventure or TINAROO MADNESS charter, airport pick up and accommodation drop off Is included.



We have 2 vessels built specifically for barra fishing!

A 4.85m hornet trophy and a 4.3m cairns custom craft, ready to take you where no other boat can go!

Both vessels are fitted with hummingbird helix sounders and mega 360, to give us the most tactical advantage at finding and putting you onto fish!

3 guests max for the hornet trophy
2 guests max for the cairns custom Craft.

Don’t hesitate to contact Cpt. Brodie Quaas to discuss your next fishing adventure today!


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