Fishing in the Gulf Region
Charlie with the catch of the Day down at the McArthur River Crossing
Borroloola is a well known hotspot for fishing in the Gulf of Carpentaria. Borroloola is the ideal base to mongst the range of fishing environments from riverine, to estuarine, to island and reef. Just a short drive from Borroloola to launch your boat at Mule Creek or King Ash Bay.
King Ash Bay Fishing Club
Offers a range of facilities including service station, groceries, licensed club and bistro, cabins, bed & breakfast, powered and unpowered campsites and even houseboats.
For bookings contact: 08 8975 9800.
NT Coastal Fishing
Is a day fishing charter operator based in Borroloola. They offer day trips around the Sir Edward Pellew group of Islands off the mouth of the McArthur River.
For bookings contact 08 8975 8790
Limmen River Fishing Camp
Is off the Nathan River Road section of the Savannah Way. It offers cabin and camping accommodation ideal for the independent fisherman.
For bookings contact 08 89759844
Lorella Springs Wilderness Park
Is off the Nathan River Road section of the Savannah Way. It is a million acre cattle station with more than 80 bodies of fresh water including several beautiful thermal springs.
For bookings contact 08 8975 9917
Seven Emu Station
Is a cattle station on the Borroloola to Burketown section of the Savannah Way. The station has more than 40km of Robinson River frontage as well as access to the Gulf of Carpentaria.