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Cairns Catcha Crab

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Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 7992
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A great day

Thoroughly enjoyed our morning out with skipper Tony and deck hand Kevin. We had a wonderful time... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Another superb day!

This was our 2nd trip out with Tony on Catcha Crab. We just couldnt wait to get back out on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nikie F
Cairns Region, Australia
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Crabbing and fishing half-day tours with a guaranteed feed of wild caught QLD mudcrab. Established in 1991 and proud to be locally owned and operated, by Tony Hodgetts.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 7992

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our morning out with skipper Tony and deck hand Kevin. We had a wonderful time - loved Tony's keen sense of humour! The haul included a crab and two fish - however we would have enjoyed the experience just as much even if...More

1  Thank karenbrennan64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd trip out with Tony on Catcha Crab. We just couldnt wait to get back out on the water in the beautiful Cairns weather. Took 2 kids along for the trip. They even managed to catch a fish each and enjoyed the...More

Thank Nikie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great trip with Tony our skipper and deck hand Kevin, poor Tony was a little stressed this morning but we settled him down with laughter, unfortunately no fish, but anyone who goes fishing know there are no guarantees you will catch any, luck...More

Thank LesleyandBarry
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Apart from a feed of mud crab this is an awful venture. Cairns Tourism could do well to assess its suitability as a tourist attraction. At least 2 guests were not picked up & had to make their own way there (& were late). The...More

1  Thank WallyRuss
Reviewed August 5, 2017

I was interested in experiencing the fishing and dining boat tour advertised in the company's web site. Unfortunately, I inquired into a booking before I arrived in Cairns, but NEVER received a reply nor my inquiry even acknowledged.

Thank geap43
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Big thx to tony and support crew for a excellent morning on the boat. Great local information given along the way up the inlet to go crabbing. Got 3 nice mud crabs and some empty pots one had a eel in it. Exciting for our...More

Thank Camby3
Reviewed June 4, 2017

This is a four hour trip where you are taken by boat on a 25 minute ride up river to some crab pots, which are hauled up and they may have crabs in them. Of the three pots we went to only the last one...More

1  Thank Anthony G
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

What a relaxing way to spend the afternoon in Cairns! Tony, the local skipper, was good value and he can cook a good feed of crab. Even managed to snag a couple of fish. Kids absolutely loved the trip and will definitely do it again!...More

Thank Nikie F
Reviewed April 9, 2017

WOW what an excellent day out with Tony the skipper on his boat. Tony has lots of great stories to tell and cant be any more helpful. The crabs we caught were a great size and Tony cooked them for our lunch. We had fresh...More

1  Thank minnieShellharbour
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and fun with crabs and loads of fish! Quiet and loads of mangroves. Great fun with children.

Thank Paul C
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