captain aboutCaptain Darren Haydon started his career crewing for legendary captains Laurie Woodbridge and Dennis (Brazakka) Wallace
He has spent 25 years fishing the waters of Cairns south to Townsville and north to Lizard Island with his favourite area being the beautiful Ribbon Reefs off Cooktown. Darren is one of the regions most experienced captains, 2013 is his 20 year at the helm
Darren  has fished many destinations around the world including Hawaii, Mexico and New Zealand, he has also fished many of Australias hot spots but still his number one destination is Cairns


  • 7  I.G.F.A. billfish world records captained
  • 3  I.G.F.A. billfish world records crewed
  • Winner champion boat in 3 Cairns light tackle tournaments
  • 2 Champion anglers in the Lizard Island Classic
  • Catching 7 big black marlin in a day

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