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3 Day Barra & Blue Water Fishing Charters - Arnhem Land

Posted on 23 October, 2023 in Barramundi, Fishing Charters

The Cobourg Peninsula, is a pristine wilderness region located in Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. It is a remarkable and unparalleled destination for fishing enthusiasts keen to chase both barramundi and blue water species. Cobourg Fishing Safaris operate the only dedicated fishing camp here so there is no better operator to fish this remote stretch of the NT with! 


Our 3 Day / 4 Night fishing charter package is our most popular as it makes the most of your time on the ground (& more importantly water!). Choosing the 4 nights over the 3 night option gives you that bit of extra time on the water as you'll arrive at our fishing camp later arvo, you'll then fish 3 FULL consecutive days, spend another night then depart the following morning.


Why choose a 3 Day / 4 Night Barra & Blue Water Fishing Charter with us?

Abundant Fish Population: The Cobourg Peninsula encompasses the NT's largest Marine Park and is renowned for its thriving fish population. Home to a myriad of species it's not uncommon to catch 20 or even 30 different species in the same day!

Barramundi Fishing Charters: Cobourg may not be as well known for it's barra fishing as some other places in the NT but it's most definitely a great place to chase these iconic fish - specifically in the warmer months (April/May/October/November).  

Fishing Camp with a difference: No ordinary fishing camp, Cobourg Coastal Camp offers a personalised fishing experiences - catering for a maximum of just 3 fishing groups at a time, you are always well looked after. Enjoy chef-prepared meals, scenic safari-style accommodation and the coldest beers in the NT!

Stunning Scenery: The landscapes of the Cobourg Peninsula are nothing short of spectacular, with dramatic coastlines, pristine beaches, and remarkable geological formations. Whether you're actively fishing or simply taking in the surroundings, the natural beauty of the area is awe-inspiring

Remote and Isolated Location: The Cobourg Peninsula's isolation guarantees a tranquil and authentic fishing adventure, far from the crowds. The remoteness means the fishing isn't spoilt by over fishing so your next hook up is never far way. 

Experienced Fishing Guides: All our fishing charters are guided by highly knowledgeable and experienced fishing guides who are well-acquainted with local conditions and are super passionate about catching fish!  

Variety of Fishing Techniques: Whether you prefer casting lures, jigging, fly fishing, or simply bait fishing, the Cobourg Peninsula offers diverse options to match your skills and preferences. Chase the species you want to catch daily, employing the tactics you enjoy the most. 

Marine Wildlife: Beyond the fish, the waters around the peninsula teem with diverse marine life, including sea turtles, dolphins, rays and saltwater crocodile. The rich ecosystem adds an extra layer of excitement to your fishing adventure.

Cultural Significance: The Cobourg Peninsula is part of the traditional lands of the Iwaidja people, here you have the opportunity to learn more about the Indigenous culture of the area from your local guides. 

In conclusion, the Cobourg Peninsula offers an exceptional fishing experience in a remote and pristine environment. Abundant fish, experienced guides, and the beauty of a Marine Park create an unforgettable angling adventure. Whether you're a dedicated angler or simply seeking a serene escape in nature, the Cobourg Peninsula is a place where your fishing dreams can come true!

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