Having spent many years boating and in particular cruising our oceans and having undertaken a number of fishing charters, Chris “Sharky” Miles ranks up there with the best.
The north of Australia is renowned for some of the best big game fishing the world has to offer.
Let Marlin 4 Miles take you to some the best locations of the outer Great Barrier Reef to chase one of the most sought after big game fish in the world, the Black Marlin.
Binomial name: Makaira indicaThe black marlin (Makaira indica) is a species of marlin found in tropical and subtropical Indo-Pacific oceans not far from the surface. It is a large commercial game fish with a maximum published weight of 750 kilograms (1,700 lb), but greater weights than this have been recorded. It is one of the largest marlins and bony fish of the marlins.This marlin has been seen to reach up to speeds of 80mph.This fish is highly prized if caught.