Humbug Fishing

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Discover the spectacular Northern Territory coast and some of Australia’s most outstanding fishing experiences!

Humbug Fishing is a real outback fishing adventure. Our charters combine great fishing with amazing scenery. We cater for the complete novice to the experienced angler.

Fishing remotely and looking to escape the crowds and capture the sights of the pristine coast of the Northern Territory, you are sure to find something amongst the wide range of fishing options we offer to you.

Extended liveaboard on our 65ft Brute Force vessel towing 2 7mtr tenders
Tag a Long Fishing Charters
Off Shore Fishing Charters
Arnhem Land Fishing Charters
Guided fishing at Shady Camp and Daly River Mouth during Run Off Season

Scott, the owner and skipper of Humbug Fishing, believes in personalised service and has 20 years of experience in the Northern Territory’s Top End waters.


Australian Tourism Accreditation


Outback Fishing

From $165 to $950

Whether you’re after the iconic barramundi, a feisty Spanish mackerel, black jewfish, a mighty marlin, golden snapper or coral trout this extended fishing tour is a perfect choice.

You’ll be able to fish inland estuaries, isolated river systems, the intricate Daly River, reefs and shoals or the coastal waters of the Top End of the North.

The Brute Force is a 65 foot vessel with air conditioning, bunk-style beds, a shower, toilet and large back deck. Licensed to sleep 12 passengers, but groups of 8 preferred.

Humbug Fishing offers a variety of outback remote fishing options from Arnhem Land Camp.

Mothership extended fishing from Darwin across the Top End with 2 x 7 meter tenders to fish from.
Run Off fishing and accommodation available at Shady Camp and Daly River Mouth

Remote Fishing

Remote Arnhem Land Fishing Charters

Scenic Flight from Darwin Return
Northern land Council Approved
2 x Larger Tenders licensed for 6 passengers for fishing
2 x 750 Quad Bikes
Tent Accommodation, 1 person per troppo tent
Swag style bedding

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Sea Darwin


Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery, Darwin Area, Northern Territory, Australia

Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery


NCCA gallery entrance and frontage, Vimy Lane, Parap.

NCCA Northern Centre for Contemporary Art

Parap, Darwin

1943 - Winnellie Camp.

WWII Winnellie Camp


Stokes Hill Wharf

Stokes Hill Wharf


The tunnels were secret until 1992

WWII Oil Storage Tunnels Tour


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