Traveling to tropical North Queensland and Fly Fishing the Claremont Isles, and Great Barrier Reef is arguably one of the most enjoyable and diverse saltwater Fly Fishing experiences in Australia.
Stepping aboard the well-appointed 70 foot Aroona Mothership, guests are treated to excellent hospitality and service throughout with fantastic opportunities to fly fish extremely remote flats, for some of Australia’s most prized saltwater species.
Fly fishing opportunities throughout the week encompasses the vast Claremont Isles and flats in the south, Great Barrier Reefs to the east, through to the Home Islands, and Cape Grenville in the north.
Giant Trevally, Indo Pacific Permit (both T. Anak and T. Blochii), Golden and Brassy Trevally, including the iconic Australian Blue Bastard, Blue Spotted Tuskfish, Queenfish and Milkfish are all available. Around the coastal rivers and creeks, Barramundi and Mangrove Jack can be targeted while Coral Trout, Emperor, Chinaman, and Red Bass can be taken around the reefs providing fantastic diversity of species to target on fly.
Flying into Australia’s tropical playground – Cairns, you will take a 90-minute charter flight to Lockhart River and where you will be greeted and transferred to Portland Road before boarding the magnificent Aroona for your evening journey into the Coral Sea.
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