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Barramundi Fishing

½ Day & Full Day Barra Fishing Tours

At Darwin’s Barra Base, we offer you the flexibility to choose from a ½ day, full-day or multiple days and either Corroboree Billabong or Shady Camp for your next fishing adventure!

Set your target on an awesome dancing display by the silver scaled Barramundi or Threadfin Salmon, Golden Snapper, Jewfish, Saratoga, Tarpon, Fork Tailed Catfish and Cod.

See below for inclusions and check out our Wildlife Adventures page for Family Fishing options.

½ Day Fishing

Enjoy a ½ day on the Mary River at Shady Camp, just enough time for some decent fishing and an opportunity to explore this part of the Territory.

Includes:

  • ½ day fishing aboard our custom-built 7.8m boat, with 250hp Yamaha engine, GPS, Humming Bird depth sounder, padded swivel seats and fridge/freezer,
  • Transfers to and from Wildman Wilderness Lodge, Bark Hutt Inn, Mary River Wilderness Retreat or Point Stuart Wilderness Retreat,
  • Branded fishing equipment,
  • Light refreshments, soft drinks and cold water.

For details on getting to your pick up point, please check our Getting There page. See the What to Bring page, for additional information.

Prices are dependant on the season and range from $330 – $400 per person, min 3 people.

½ day Barramundi fishing packages are available from February – November and require a minimum of 3 people. Book a private tour or jump on board with likeminded anglers.

Full Day & Multi-Day Fishing

A full day is your best option to experience the length and breadth of this amazing destination and truly test your skills chasing the saltwater Barramundi. Choose 1 or multiple days according to your itinerary.

Includes:

  • Full day fishing aboard our custom-built 7.8m boat, with 250hp Yamaha engine, GPS, Humming Bird depth sounder, padded swivel seats and fridge/freezer,
  • Transfer to and from Wildman Wilderness Lodge, Bark Hut Inn, Mary River Wilderness Retreat or Point Stuart Wilderness Retreat,
  • Branded fishing equipment,
  • Packed lunch, light refreshments, soft drinks and cold water.

Fishing with Darwin’s Barra Base is perfect for groups, individuals and experienced fishers. Families and non-angling partners are also welcome to join. For families with children, check our Wildlife Adventures page for Family Fishing options.

For details on getting to your pick up point, please check our Getting There page. See the What to Bring page, for additional information.

Prices are dependant on the season and range from $380 – $450 per person/per day, min 2 people.

Full-Day Barramundi fishing packages are available from February – November and require a minimum of 2 people. Book a private boat or jump on board with likeminded anglers.

**Corroboree Billabong will be closed depending on weather conditions between March – April each year**