​The top six fish to catch in the Northern Territory

​The top six fish to catch in the Northern Territory

Posted on 03 July, 2018 in Barramundi, Mud Crab, Giant Trevally, Golden Snapper, Coral Trout, Mangrove Jack

From snapper to coral trout and mangrove jack to mud crabs, there are so many incredible fishing experiences on offer in the Northern Territory’s Top End. We’ve put together a list of some of our favourite species to catch, so all you need to do is book your epic Top End fishing adventure! The list includes...

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Barra Fishing on the Cobourg Peninsula

Barra Fishing on the Cobourg Peninsula

Posted on 04 June, 2018 in Barramundi

Generally known as a world class blue water fishing destination the Cobourg Peninsula has slipped under the radar for what else is on offer. With approximately half of the coast lined by mangrove outcrops, mudflats, creeks and gutters it’s the perfect habitat and hide out for the iconic Barramundi...

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Fly Fishing in the NT

Fly Fishing in the NT

Posted on 06 November, 2017 in Fly Fishing

So, you’ve heard the Northern Territory is awesome for line fishing, and you probably know about the great crabbing experiences on offer up here, but did you know that Australia’s Top End is also great for fly fishing? We caught up with veteran local fly fisherman, Jim Churchley, to find out why the NT is one of the world’s top spots for this form of fishing...

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Million Dollar Fish Competition 2017/18 (Season 3)

Million Dollar Fish Competition 2017/18 (Season 3)

Posted on 13 September, 2017 in Barramundi, Fishing Charters, Million Dollar Fish

Join us Cobourg Fishing Safaris as we go on the hunt for the illusive Million Dollar Barra! For decades, mad-keen fishermen and women have transcended on Northern Territory, Top End waters to join locals in the hunt for one thing…. the mighty Barramundi. Not only is this fish a Territory icon, it’s also a major staple on menus found in restaurants, bars and homes right across the Top End...

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Cobourg Fishing Safaris' Fishing Charter Vessels

Cobourg Fishing Safaris' Fishing Charter Vessels

Posted on 24 July, 2017 in Fishing Charters

​At Cobourg Fishing Safaris we use 6.8m Custom Works Eliminator Pro boats with a 225hp Yamaha 4stroke outboard. This is a locally built Darwin boat custom designed for Northern Territory fishing conditions. What makes the Eliminator so special is that it serves as a multipurpose vessel ideal for both blue water sport fishing and shallow water flats fishing. ..

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