The waters surrounding Lizard Island boast some of the most exciting fishing in the world. From September to December each year Black Marlin, some weighing a massive 1,000 pounds or more, are caught here.In fact, due to our tag and release policy operating for the past ten years, your chances of catching a legendary ‘GRANDER’ in these waters are probably better than anywhere else on earth!Whether you’re a seasoned big game fisherman, or it’s your first time in the chair, your Captain and crew will make your day fishing on the Great Barrier Reef an unforgettable experience. Black Marlin Cassic The famous Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic is held in October each year. To avoid disappointment, we recommend you book as early as possible for this time of year. For more information or to make a booking call our friendly reservation team on 1300 863 248.