Come fishing with us. What we offer you!

Kind words from our guests:

Thank you Kelly, Luke and Rob for the best week of fishing we have ever experienced. We will be back next year! – Kylie & Col Hombsch, April 2015.


Marlin Fish with the best

Our team has years of experience & results offering marlin fishing packages in prime light & heavy tackle destinations on Queensland’s East Coast.


Gulf Barra Fishing Tours

KEKOA also offer extended live-aboard barramundi fishing tours in the Gulf of Carpentaria during the annual run-off season March to June.

Our trips are ex-Weipa and are typically 5 days fishing for groups of up to 4 pax.

KEKOA: Custom Built Fishing Machine

KEKOA is a 56 foot O’Brien Boat custom built for the Cairns marlin fishing season. She integrates luxury, quality and comfort to cater for all your individual charter experiences.

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Giant Black Marlin Fishing – Grander Marlin

The The waters off Cairns/Cooktown and Lizard Island offer the best of best of big black marlin fishing. A must-do Australian marlin fishing destination and your best chance to catch a grander black marlin.


Light Tackle Billfish

North Queensland is a hot spot for juvenile black marlin and sailfish during the cooler months.


These are great aerobatic fish perfect for novice and experienced anglers and a fun challenge on the light tackle.

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Learn from experience

Our crew are highly experienced in all aspects of marlin, sport & game fishing, and barramundi fishing. Capt. Luke Fallon is a 28 year industry veteran and a wealth of knowledge and his vast experience puts you onto the best fishing possible! Sign up for news & tips from Capt. Luke…

Our Latest Video

We hope you enjoy the marlin and barramundi action photos and video throughout our website. Every client who fishes with us takes home a disc of photos / video taken on their trip. Latest video: Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Part 1.

Latest News & Fishing Reports

Where we are fishing, and what we are catching – our latest news and fishing reports.

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Saltwater Academy
Luke's latest - light tackle circle hook rig, quick and easy and effective for the little black marlin and translates to bigger baits like scad for the big fish.
We are off for a week boat show-ing and vaccay, see you on the flip side!
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For those who missed the live version on BMB, here's the how-to for the quick and easy "Light tackle circle hook rig" perfect for the little black marlin. Hope you enjoy! Questions welcome in the comments. (Luke)

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Brett TilleyAlex6 days ago
Tom Teys3:21 Luke Griffiths6 days ago
Tony CrossLooking forward to using them at the Cairns Tournament Kelly. Check this out Troy Stone Mike Holmes5 days ago   ·  2
Adam Westawesome rig thanks for sharing guys5 days ago   ·  1

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I (Kelly) am planning on getting some KEKOA buff's made for the marlin season - from #Switchbait. What do you think of this? The idea is for the KEKOA to run vertically where the two ends meet to form the tube. And would you want one? ... See MoreSee Less

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Brett Pheeneyawesome Kelly and yes i would want 13 weeks ago   ·  1
Clayton BlackYes and YES!!!!3 weeks ago   ·  1
Myles WestonCool. Yep I will take one thanks Kelly👍🏼3 weeks ago   ·  1
Jeff Card JrHow can I get another shirt with y'all logo on it? I got one a few years ago and it's worn out! Got the most compliments in it more than the fishing shirts I have.., I have a lot!!!3 weeks ago

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