Local Fishing

  Barramundi fishing is the single most popular fishing activity in the region however there are hundreds of species to fish for. Hinchinbrook is renowned for its vast mangrove wilderness and fine Barramundi fishing. Weather it be lure casting or fly fishing, visitors have the opportunity to experience some of the best wild Barramundi fishing in the north. Fishing for and catching wild Barramundi is the ultimate angling experience, Barramundi in the wild are cautious, and hard fighting.

  Other species that are popular and prevalent in the region are:

Fingermark, Salmon, Mangrove Jack, Javelin Fish, Estuary Cod, Bream, Sooty Grunter, Flathead, Spanish Mackerel, Tuna, Giant Trevally, Coral Trout, Sweetlip, Tropical Lobster and Mudcrab.