Located in a remote and exclusive area, Arnhem Land can be considered a paradise for nature lover as well as incredible remote sportfishing experience seeker. Based in a location quite far away from civilization, Arnhem Land sure has its own unique attractiveness that can keep travelers and fishing fans coming back for more.
Claim to be the “best barra fishing in Australia”, Arnhemland Barramundi Nature Lodge has won a lot of awards for nothing. Its service, comfort, and world class fishing for barramundi and other great sportfishing and reef fishes will truly bring you unforgettable experience. Come and enjoy the barramundi fishing heaven in Arnhem Land, and you will soon see that its no accident this Nature Lodge has won its fame as well as been considered to be the first choice of many large corporations when seeking a remote, fishing-based-establishment for conferences, field trips and team building activities.
Arnhemland Barramundi Nature Lodge offers great barramundi and sportfishing tours during the period from March to December. Since this area is restricted to people holding permits issued by the Aboriginal traditional land owners, its pristine and natural beauty has been preserved for many years. Choosing one of the Nature Lodges tours, customers will not only have chance to experience their best fishing trip ever, but also entitled to accesses to 6 pristine Arnhemland rivers (the Tomkinson, Cadell, Mann, Blyth, Liverpool and Goomadeer), several coastal creeks and estuaries, and magnificent inland lagoons.
Arnhemland is the biggest and most remote Aboriginal land reserve in Australia which locates on the far north coast of the countrys Northern territory. The Nature Lodge resides on the coast close to Maningrida, which is about 400 kilometers away from the north east of the capital city in Northern territory, Darwin.
Tour Package Types
At Arnhemland Barramundi Nature Lodge, fishing tours run from March to December each year and vary in different durations.
- 2 night/2 days fishing
- 3 night/3 days fishing
- 4 night/4 days fishing
- 5 night/5 days fishing
- 6 night/6 days fishing
We also offer special tours during Fly Fishing Week. Please check our website for details on the dates and prices. All of the mentioned above tour types provide three options in terms of accommodation and number of persons fishing.
Type of Accommodation
Number of persons fishing to a boat
Quad Square Accommodation
Triple Share Accommodation
Twin Share Accommodation
For information on pricing, please refer to our website.
What does the price include?
The package price offered at Arnhemland Barramundi Nature Lodge includes:
- Transfer to and from Maningrida Airport
- Professionally-guided fishing
- Quality fishing tackle on a replacement in case of lost or damage basis
- Accommodation in Deluxe Ensuite Cabin or Safari Habitat Tent
- Laundry Service
- Prepared meals
- A selection of quality beers and wines
What kind of fish can you catch?
As stated in its name, Arnhemland Barramundi Nature Lodge is a paradise when it comes to barra fishing. But its not the only type of fisn Arnhemland can offer for your fishing adventure. There is a very high chance that you will get to encounter a number of other saltwater fishes such as queenfish, broadbarred mackerel, threadfin and blue salmon, cobia, giant trevally, golden trevally, Spanish mackerel, mangrove jack, golden snapper, coral trout, long tail tuna and that icon sportfish the giant herring. Whats more? There are also opportunities for fresh water lagoon fishing for tarpon and saratoga!
What should be brought with you for the tours?
Here in Arnhemland Barramundi Nature Lodge, we provide you almost everything needed for a great fishing trip. In order to make it an even greater experience, we recommend you to bring the following items with you:
- Lightweight, loose, and comfortable clothing. Non slip shoes which are stable and can withstand wetness and water.
- A wide-brimmed hat
- A compact-designed camera
- Medication pack
- Special drinks which you prefer
- Special sunscreen which you prefer (we do provide 30+ sunscreen in all of our boats)
All of our guided fishing operations are carried out using a fleet of up to 8 boats which strictly meet up with NT Survey requirements. In order to serve the customers in the best way possible, all of our boats are fully equipped with the following:
- Evinrude E-Tec Motors
- Boarding ladders
- Folding canopies
- VHF Marine radios
- EPIRB locating beacons
- Insect repellent
- First Aid Kits
- Rain jackets
- Satellite phones
Moreover, picnic lunches and soft drinks are freshly packed each day, along with ice created by our Ice making machine. Large coolers of fresh iced water are installed daily on each boat.
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PO Box 571 Howard Springs NT 0835