34+ Google reviews

The Ultimate Big Barra Runoff Fishing Adventure in Darwin

"Fantastic couple of days fishing"

“We all landed quality chrome Barramundi, you just can’t beat the thrill of catching these fish. Whether you are a first time fisho or experienced angler you won’t be disappointed.”


Big Barra are our Speciality

We are all about providing you with the best experience out on the water. Leave the stress of the ‘rat race’ back on the shore and allow us to take you through some of the most pristine waters and landscapes imaginable. The NT is the real Australia and we just love to share our backyard with all of our visitors.

10+ Years Experience

Over 10 years of fishing experience, we know the NT and it’s waters unbelievably well.

500+ Tours Completed

A legacy of anglers who have reeled in the fish of their dreams with us.

Cutting-Edge Tech

Our use of live transducers gives us an edge in locating and targeting fish.

Customer Focused

We aren't just about fishing - we're about creating memories. you'll have a trip personalised for you.

The perfect time & place for a dream catch...

We only operate during the prime runoff season when Barramundi congregate in the big tidal rivers. Fishing at Shady Camp during the Big Barra season consistently produces trophy Barra over the magical one-metre mark.

You've never fished like this before...

Revolutionize your fishing experience with our cutting-edge technology, including 2 active target live transducers. It’s like a pair of eyes under the water, bringing us right to the action. This means we spend more time catching fish, than finding them.

Fishing Adventures for Everyone

Whether you’re an experienced angler looking for a challenge or a beginner eager to learn, our tours cater to all. Our personalized approach ensures you’ll have a trip tailored to your interests and skill level.

“We had a memorable once in a lifetime experience. The crocs and bird life was a huge bonus on top of the fishing that is unique.”

Adam H

“We were lucky enough to land a couple of Barra over a metre.

Sue O

“Absolutely the best fishing trip I have ever had in the NT, caught fish and laughed our heads off all day

Tony B

“Both of us are 75 years old have done numerous fishing charters before but this is the best one we have ever done.

Tom B

Your Adventure Your Way

Our signature tour is 3 days of intense wild Barra fishing with 3 nights of comfortable accommodation. 

We also understand that every angler is unique. That’s why we’re happy to tailor your trip to your specific preferences. Let us know what you’re looking for, and we’ll make it happen.


Transfers to and from your Darwin accommodation.


All meals, light refreshments, and quality tackle is supplied


The Point Stuart Wilderness lodge provides comfortable air-conditioned accommodation and a Bar & Bistro

Experienced guide

Our local guide has an extensive knowledge of Darwin's waters.

Go With a Local

Top End Barra Fishing is owned and operated by Rohan Soulsby, who has been an avid fisherman his whole life. With his fondest earliest memories being as a five.

He previously operated a charter fishing business in Port Stephens in NSW, but it was from many trips to his beloved NT over 20 years that Rohan and his family decided to make the move in 2014 to Darwin


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