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Top End Sportfishing

Member since December 2016 Darwin, Australia
Background
DARWIN NORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA
Techniques
The Top End team enjoys trolling lures or skip baits as well as pitch or switch baiting to a variety of pelagic species, targeting marlin and sailfish. We run top quality Shimano Reels, custom- and purpose-built rods from Gary Howard, Precision outriggers, Remora lures, custom built ‘battle saddle’, Cannon electric downrigger plus other tackle designed to handle the most exciting fishing adventures available anywhere in Australia. All fishing gear is available to suit the smallest to the not-so-small angler.

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Darwin, Australia
Background
DARWIN NORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA
Techniques
The Top End team enjoys trolling lures or skip baits as well as pitch or switch baiting to a variety of pelagic species, targeting marlin and sailfish. We run top quality Shimano Reels, custom- and purpose-built rods from Gary Howard, Precision outriggers, Remora lures, custom built ‘battle saddle’, Cannon electric downrigger plus other tackle designed to handle the most exciting fishing adventures available anywhere in Australia. All fishing gear is available to suit the smallest to the not-so-small angler.

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Top End Sportfishing

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Darwin
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trips from $1,702

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.75
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out of 5 stars from 4 reviews
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No worries guys great to have you on board
Day out sailfish and read bottom fishing
Day out sailfish and read bottom fishing
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
75%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
67%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
67%
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David V.
Balwyn, VIC
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Full day with captain Richard crookes

VERIFIED   Black & Blue - Full Day Charter on April 29, 2018
Amazing day on the water . My first Black Marlin at 180 lbs.I was a spent force but Richard and Callum kept me going...
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Kathleen W.
Little River, VIC
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Full day bottom fishing

VERIFIED   Black & Blue - Full Day Charter on August 10, 2018
Such a great day. Everything covered. They knew where we the best spots and found great eating for us   A wonderful safe boat...
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Nigel G.
Christchurch, CAN
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Day out sailfish and read bottom fishing

VERIFIED   Black & Blue - Full Day Charter on October 27, 2018
Best captain I’ve ever been with. Just plain fantastic service. Got sail and loads of fish. Very safety...
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Claudi G.
Horsens, 82
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day – Ex Darwin on October 14, 2019
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