Viv’s Barra - TSMY Swordfish Fishing Reports

Cooks Birthday

March 30, 2016

This trip the weather was kind to us all the way. We stopped for a pelargic fish on the way and got on to some good Mackerel. Once at our destination we set the crab pots and headed off… Read Full Report →

Wild Weather

March 15, 2016

We meet our group of anglers at 8am on the morning of departure. After assigning bunks to everyone I warned that we were to be in for some bumpy weather. Well it was alot worse than expected and we… Read Full Report →

First for the Season

March 01, 2016

We have had a really good start to the season. With 6 anglers aboard we set of early in the morning. As the water is clear and the weather was good we stopped along the way so our anglers… Read Full Report →

Now the season begins

February 06, 2016

Well the wet season has been well and truly here this year. This is good news for the coming fishing season. We have a busy start already booked, however have some prime dates available from June thru to October.… Read Full Report →

In the meantime

November 28, 2015

we would like to give you an update from our last season. With having a few poor wet seasons the fishing has been extremely hard and the beginning of this season was no exception. However towards the end of… Read Full Report →

Last of this Season

October 19, 2015

We had a really nice bunch of anglers with us once again. All the guys being very excited to be travelling with us. As keen anglers we loaded up their gear and set off to the first fishing stop.… Read Full Report →

Joseph Boneaparte Gulf

September 04, 2015

With 7 anglers and 4 crew we departed Darwin for Joseph Boneaparte Gulf. After steaming for 18 hours we stopped at Port Keats for a look around. The water has been exceptionally cold and the Barramundi quiet. Later that… Read Full Report →

Finally back at sea.

August 06, 2015

Finally after 3 months in port we get back to sea. Swordfish all sparkly after a huge clean up and Estuary Fisher had a make over too...We had seven anglers aboard and left Darwin bright and early and steamed… Read Full Report →

Million Dollar Fish

July 15, 2015

NT Tourism has launched a Million Dollar Fish competition. Between October 2015 and February 2016 1 barramundi will be tagged with a million dollar prize. There will be 75 other fish with $10000 prize tags. What a great idea… Read Full Report →

Available spaces

June 09, 2015

We have not had a trip recently however have spent sometime refitting one of our tenders and she is looking really flash. We have a charter departing Darwin September 18 - 25th 2015 that we have some available space… Read Full Report →

Strange Catch

April 24, 2015

This trip we were joined by some clients who have traveled with us many times. Once settled into our first day of travel and all caught up with each others news, the chat changed to fishing. Unfortunately we were… Read Full Report →

Serious Fishing

April 10, 2015

We steamed all day and half the night, so we could wake up and fish our first destination. After having a hearty cooked breakfast we headed to the rocky headlands and hooked many good fish, including Barramundi, golden snapper,… Read Full Report →

First of the season

March 27, 2015

We have just got back from the first of the season charter. With only 4 anglers it was a good shake down trip and all ran well, including the fish.We managed to get some nice Barramundi with the largest… Read Full Report →

Barramundi & Sportfishing

March 17, 2015

Everyday is a good day to go fishing. Aboard TSMY Swordfish you will experience catching a wide variety of species. Weather and fishing conditions permitting we could be trolling for Mackerel, GT, tuna and other pelagics or flicking the… Read Full Report →