Barra / Blue Fishing Charters

Australia’s Northern Territory may be famed for its outback landscapes, but did you know that it’s home to impressive angling opportunities? Whether you’re looking to hook Aussie favourites such as Barramundi, or want to reel in big game, Capt. Lincoln Kirby’s just the man to show you what these waters hold. Come aboard Barra Blue Fishing Charters and get ready to swap sand and deserts for Salmon and Snapper!

Capt. Lincoln is a local fisherman who’s built up a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the waterways throughout Darwin and the Top End of the Northern Territories. His charter company may be brand new, but you’ll be guaranteed an adventure that’s jam-packed with plenty of top tips, tricks, and angling know-how. Your captain warmly welcomes guests of all ages and skill levels to come aboard, and will tailor your trip to target the species you’d most like to hook.

Whether you’re cruising the rivers or heading out onto saltwater fishing grounds, you’ll be travelling on a 25’ Contender center console. She’s capable of accommodating up to 6 guests, with room for everyone to cast off at the same time. She’s decked out with GPS to guide you onto the hot spots, as well as life jackets for all ages, and a private toilet.

Depending on where you’d like to fish, the species you’ll be targeting will vary – but either way, you’ll have the chance to hook a seriously enviable catch! The surrounding waterways are home to Barramundi, Threadfin Salmon, Black Jewfish, and more. When it comes to saltwater species, get ready to meet anything from Red Emperor Snapper, Longtail Tuna, and maybe even a Sailfish or two.

Your captain will make sure you’re equipped with top-notch rods, reels, tackle, and lures. And, no fishing license is required, so you don’t need to purchase it. If you’re a keen fly fisherman, make sure to bring your best rods and reels. Come aboard Barra Blue Fishing Charters and discover just what this part of Australia has to offer!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    Full Day Barra Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $682
    This trip allows you the choice of exploring the waters of Dundee Beach, Shady Camp, Corroboree Billabong, and plenty of other famous river systems. You'll reel in favorites including Barramundi, Black Jewfish, Threadfin Salmon, and more. Your captain will provide rods, reels, lures, and tackle. No need to bring a license, it's not required.
  • Shared trip
    Full Day Bluewater
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    11 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $724
    You'll fish the most productice grounds around the Dundee Beach area. Chasing a multiple of species including Red emperor, Coral Trout, Spanish Mackerel, Sailfish, Black Jewfish, Golden Snapper, and multiple of other species.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip – Private Barra
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $1,323
    4 pax maximum.
  • Private trip
    Private Day Bluewater Reef Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 5:30 AM
    $2,047
    Want to have a private trip? No minimum number required. Book the whole boat to yourself! And, no fishing license is required, so you don’t need to purchase it.
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About the Captain

Lincoln Kirby
Howard Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
51 Customer reviews
Response time 7 hours
Member since November 2018
Barra Or blue Fishing Charters is a great Darwin fishing charter, offering exciting Northern Territory angling adventures. Owned and operated by locals Capt. Lincoln and Naomi, this charter offers their guests a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the waterways throughout Darwin and the Top End. Not only will you be expertly guided to wherever the fish are biting, but you'll be given top-notch fishing tips. You'll also be travelling on board an extremely well-kept vessel – not only is Capt. Lincoln an angling aficionado, he's also an experienced marine mechanic. After years of fishing the waters of the Territory and figuring out what the best times and tides are, your captain has discovered some seriously incredible fishing spots. He can't wait to share them with you!

About this listing

Targeted species

Barramundi Barramundi
Black Jewfish Black Jewfish
Coral Trout Coral Trout
Jack Crevalle Jack Crevalle

Boat specs

Contender (Center console) originally built in 2020. Powered by 2 200HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Fly Fishing
Bring your best gear!
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Replace if damaged or lost
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Fishing License
No license required
Lunch
Full day only

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
Bank Transfer

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 51 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (24)
Full day barramundi with Zac
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Awesome fishing
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
88%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
88%
Appropriate for children
78%
Satisfied with the boat
98%
Catch intended fish
64%
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Dan M.
Melbourne, Victoria
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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A great day on the blue water

VERIFIED   Full Day Bluewater on July 26, 2022
My wife and I had a full day bluewater fishing with Tom. Conditions were exellent, with no wind and no chop, and stepping on...
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Joseph L.
Melbourne, Victoria
Excellent
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VERIFIED   Full Day Bluewater on July 30, 2022
Tommy was our captain and he made it the best experience I’ve ever had out on the water. Down to earth bloke, extremely knowledgeable,...
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Natai J.
Adelaide, South Australia
Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day fishing in Darwin

VERIFIED   Half Day Barra Fishing on August 21, 2022
Our family of 4 had a fabulous 1/2 day fishing trip with Lincoln. He watched the weather for us, came up with a plan, and despite...
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Tom O.
Australia
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Full day with captain Tom

VERIFIED   Full Day Barra Fishing on July 12, 2022
Tom was a fun, young and energetic skipper with plenty of great experience, knowledge and patience. We went out for a full...
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Phil T.
Adelaide, South Australia
Excellent
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Full day barramundi with Zac

VERIFIED   Full Day Barra Fishing on September 27, 2022
Zac explained the techniques of barramundi pretty well. I managed to land 1 of the 7 I hooked up. The day was long...
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FAQs about Barra / Blue Fishing Charters

Barra / Blue Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • AU $490 per person - Full Day Barra Fishing (10 hours)
  • AU $520 per person - Full Day Bluewater (11 hours)
  • AU $1,900 per group - 8 Hour Trip – Private Barra (8 hours)
  • AU $2,940 per group - Private Day Bluewater Reef Fishing (10 hours)

When you book a trip with Barra / Blue Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Barra / Blue Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Replace if damaged or lost )
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Fishing License (No license required )
  • Lunch (Full day only )

Barra / Blue Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Barra / Blue Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Fly Fishing (Bring your best gear!)
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Barra / Blue Fishing Charters include:
  • Barramundi
  • Black Jewfish
  • Coral Trout
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Sailfish
  • Snapper (Red Emperor)
  • Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
  • Threadfin Salmon
  • Tuna (Longtail)