Duane Trouchet is the principal guide and part owner with his father, Greg. They have lived and fished in the Territory since 1980. After Duane graduated from his schooling he sought work in the marine/fishing industry. He secured work as an apprentice Outboard Technician and graduated in 1993. He has been fishing and guiding since then and in 1995 together with Greg they started D.N.A. Barra Fishing.D.N.A. Barra Fishing is a fully accredited and licensed Tour Fishing Operator.

DNA Barra Fishing is one of the few operators licensed to fish in Kakadu National Park. We specialise in barramundi fishing at South and East Alligator Rivers and all other Kakadu waterways and billabongs. We offer fishing in the famous Mary River system, including Shady Camp, Corroboree Billabong, Hardy’s Billabong, Daly River and the Adelaide River region. We also fish various estuaries in and around Darwin. Some of the species targeted are Barramundi, Black Jewfish, Threadfin and Blue Salmon, Golden Snapper, Giant Trevally, Queenfish, Rock Cod and Mangrove Jacks.

When you choose to board Outback Fishing Charters you are taken and taught by fishermen who love nothing more than being involved in a hot bite!  The guys at Outback Fishing have an intimate knowledge of all local species and have fished extensively in remote locations for the last 30 years.  Skipper Jason has a love of marine biology and has studied the life cycles and biology of many Northern & East Coast species.  With Outback Fishing Charters not only are you taken on an awesome fishing adventure but also a full learning experience where you will leave a better fisherman!!  If you are looking to book a charter with someone who is fun, knowledgeable, hardworking and who has an unparalleled love of fishing then give the guys at Outback Fishing Charters a go!!

At Barra or Blue Fishing Charters, we can cater for any of your inland or offshore fishing requirements including Barra fishing and Bluewater fishing. The owner, Lincoln is a Fishing Guide with over a decade of experience and has the local knowledge required to help you angle your next catch. You have the freedom to customise your fishing charter to any waterway within a 200km radius of the Darwin area, just ask us and we will cater to your preferences.

With the best fishing guides and vessels in the Territory, Barra or Blue Fishing Charters has everything covered, so you can focus on hooking into your catch of a lifetime. Browse our bookings page for your next fishing charter.

Yknot Fishing Charters is located in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.
We specialise in Bluewater Fishing Charters which ranges from Reef To Game Fishing. Departing Most Days From Cullen Bay Jetty unless we are Fishing out of Dundee, We operate our Charters From Darwin Harbour to as far as the Tiwi Islands and even as far West as the Peron islands.

HeliFish has been an iconic brand synonymous with Darwin and Top End fishing experiences for over a decade. HeliFish has a proud history and has built a reputation based on the quality of our offering and our commitment to the safety of passengers and personnel at all times.  Our HeliFish tours are the best in the business, flying over impressive Top End landscapes to abundant permit-only fishing grounds targeting the mighty barramundi.  While heli fishing is what we are known for, it’s not all that we do! we also offer our famous HeliFish and Pub Crawl combo or can assist you and your mates with your own private chopper, chauffeured like rockstars between 4 of the Top End’s most iconic pubs. We can also assist with multi-day fishing charters.  The only way to explore the diverse natural landscapes of Australia’s Top End and arguably the world’s best barramundi fishing, is with HeliFish.  The HeliFish main base is located at MKT Airfield in Noonamah.

Cullen Bay Fishing Charters is located in Darwin and leaves from the ferry terminal. We offer a range of tours and can provide bespoke packages to suit your requirements. We specialize in blue water, reef, and game. Using local businesses for our catering and taking you on an adventure and experience you will never forget.

The boats are maintained especially with well-furnished modern deck services. They are all technically equipped with the necessary gear for your fishing tours. Our boats offer the following:

  • 2C Survey
  • 540hp Cummins engine cruising @23knots
  • Huge covered fishing deck
  • Toilet and shower onboard
  • Comfortable seating
  • Quiet, comfortable, and stable ride
  • All the latest marine technology
  • Experienced and friendly local crew
  • Up to 12 persons

Offshore Boats is Darwin’s premier reef and sport fishing charter operator. Offering single day trips and multi day packages for individual or private charter bookings, targeting Reef, Sport, Barra and Billfish.
So much more than just baitfishing, Offshore Boats strives to provide exciting, action packed Top End fishing experiences including Casting poppers for Giant Trevally, jigging for Spanish Mackerel, launching stickbaits for Giant Queenfish, casting for Barramundi, trolling for Billfish, chasing schools of Tuna on the surface and of course dropping baits and soft plastics on the reef for Black Jewfish, Coral Trout, Golden Snapper, Red Emporer, Nannygai, Rock Cod, Grass Emperor and other reef species.
Offshore Boats takes pride in providing the best fishing experiences for our guests, whether you are a pro of a first-timer. Our team’s commitment to customer service, local knowledge, quality catering, and passion for recreational fishing, along with our high speed, comfortable, offshore vessels, has led to our 5-star reputation.

  • All the latest marine technology
  • Experienced and friendly local crew
  • Up to 12 persons