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Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks Fishing Charters

Darwins most popular offshore fishing trips, choose between a 1/2 day in the harbour or a full day 20 miles offshore, check the web for extended live aboard up to 7 days.

Welcome to Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks Fishing charters
Specialising in live-aboard
Barramundi fishing
Deep sea Fishing Adventures.

We are a family owned Darwin fishing charter, located in the top end of Australia. If you are looking for the ultimate Darwin fishing trips, we can give you exactly what you want.
Our new addition to the fleet is "Jan Lee", a 56ft live-aboard Game boat built by precision marine that sleeps 10 passengers in A/C cabins, also both "Reefmaster & "Scubafish have been re-powered with new motors which now cruise at 18 knots, getting you to the fishing grounds faster and giving you more Quality fishing time on our 1/2 day and full day trips.

On our Top End fishing charters, you can experience Barramundi fishing, deep sea fishing or reef fishing. Fish the Darwin Harbour, or the outer reef's up to 100nm offshore with Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks fishing charters. We have many years of fishing experience in the tropical waters of the Northern Territory coastline. We offer barramundi fishing trips to remember. Our speciality is giving you the ultimate fishing charter Darwin can offer in the magnificent tropical Top End waters of Australia.

Whether your goal is to land a barramundi or a premier light tackle sport fish to a prime-eating reef dweller we cover the lot. From fishing as an individual or family, to a conference group, party or corporate, Darwin Reef N Wrecks can cater for your needs. Our variety of fishing experiences caters for all levels. This family owned company pride themselves on providing a fishing experience never to be forgotten, and the opportunity to reel in the catch of a lifetime. Take a ride with our Darwin barramundi fishing charter and we guarantee an experience that leaves a lasting impression.

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Travis Bancroft, Jim Bancroft their family and his outstanding crew look forward to welcoming you onboard Darwin's premier bluewater, fishing charters, Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks.


Day Harbour Fishing Charter
Full Day Offshore - Offshore fishing charter
2 Days 2 Nights Ultimate fishing Adventure
3 Days 3 nights Deep sea fishing
5 Days 5 nights Barramundi price buster
5 Days 5 nights Blue water & Barramundi Charter
5 days 5 nights Timor Box, Deep sea fishing charter
GET A GROUP OF FRIENDS OR WORKMATES TOGETHER FOR A SOLE CHARTER 5HRS, 20NM OFFSHORE FOR AN ULTIMATE 1/2 DAY OF FISHING . POA. Our boats get you out to the reefs fast for more quality fishing time.

To book phone (08) 8941 6122
$140 p/p adult. DEPARTS TWICE DAILY.
4 Hours of deep water Harbour Fishing at it's best.

Children 12 and under : $85
Seniors card accepted : 10% discount

Sole Charter up to 13 pax: $1,600

vessel surveyed for 13 passengers.

Quality Rods & Reels, Bait & Ice
BBQ lunch
Sausage sizzle and fresh Prawns,
Iced Water,
Iced eskys for BYO Alcohol & Soft drink

Day 4 Hr Harbour Fishing.

Scubafish" our 1/2 day boat now cruises at 22knotts getting you to the fishing grounds in minutes, this gives you more fishing time.
This superb half-day fishing charter is the jewel in our fishing tours; it departs twice a day for daytime trips, & once a day for night fishing trips on the pristine Darwin Harbour. we fish in approx 30 meters of water. You'll fish Darwin Harbour around the historical wrecks and tropical reefs teeming with marine life. We only fish on the swing of the tide for the best fishing action. You only use the best top quality Shimano and Diawa rods and reels. You'll target fish species such as Snapper, Black Jew fish, Queen fish, Trevally, Spanish Mackerel, and other mixed reef fish. Enjoy delicious fresh prawns cheese and biscuits as a snack, and a barbecue sausage sizzle with the catch of the day cooked up. Our Darwin fishing trip will give you the best fishing experience along with luxury travel. Our Professional and experienced crew are on hand to assist you with baiting your hook and cleaning your fish ready to take home. Your sure to enjoy a thrilling day's fishing on board the comfortable, stable vessels equipped with toilets, shaded canopy's and large walk around deck space. Airline approved fish carry boxes are available on request, at an extra cost.

Also ask us about our night fishing trips targeting Black Jewfish.

What To Bring:

Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and a camera, BYO Alcohol & Soft drink

Departure/Pickup Instructions:

Departs from Cullen Bay Ferry Terminal twice daily. Please contact Darwin Reef n Wrecks Fishing Charters on (08) 8941 6122 to find out your actual departure time, departure times change each day, Due to tide variations.

Suitable for:

All fishing enthusiasts - from beginners to the most experienced angler. Great for team building or a family day out.

$260: P/P Departs daily.
To book phone (08) 89416122
Individual bookings accepted.
No child rates available.

Sole Charter rates are $3,000.
We can carry up to 13 pax 30nm offshore


Quality Shimano Rods & Reels,
Bait & Ice
All meals, cooked breakfast, morning tea, smorgasbord lunch, afternoon snacks.
Iced Water,
All fish cleaned & prepared ready to take home
Iced eskys for Alcohol & Soft drink
Full Day Offshore - Deep Sea
Reefmaster now cruises at 20knts getting you to the fishing grounds fast & giving you more fishing time.
This is a fantastic offshore full day trip which is very popular with the locals. Your day includes reef fishing up to 30 nautical miles out to sea. Start your day at 6.00am with a cooked breakfast of bacon and eggs as we leave from Cullen Bay ferry terminal and head west to some of our favourite big game fishing spots such as Charles point, Lorna Shoals, Fenton patches, loee shoals or Bass reef , anchoring on various reefs throughout the day. The areas we fish are dependent on the tides at the time.

We also provide after breakfast a morning tea, then a cold meat and fresh salad smorgasbord lunch and afternoon tea.

We target a diverse range of reef fish in the Top End including Golden Snapper, various species of Cod, Tricky Snapper, Black Jewfish, Coral Trout, Red Emperor, Spanish flag and many more. We will also put baits out for Spanish Mackerel, Tuna, Cobia and Giant Trevally. The experienced and friendly crew are always on hand to assist with all your needs from baiting your hook to cleaning your fish. All the fish you catch may be cleaned gilled and gutted and kept with NT bag limits. Airline approved fish carry boxes are available on request at an extra cost. The only things you need to bring are soft drinks or alcohol if you wish, sunscreen and a hat.

COST : $1,100 P/P

To book phone (08) 8941 6122
Individual or group bookings accepted

Discounted exclusive Sole Charter rates available please call for a quote maximum 9 passengers.
Cost includes:
All meals cooked and prepared on board by the crew throughout the trip
Quality Rods & Reels,
All Tackle Bait & Ice
airconditioned accommodation, all sleeping gear, pillows, towels linen and blankets.
All day Tea/Coffee & Soft drink, Iced Water
All fish cleaned & prepared ready to take home
Iced eskys for Alcohol & Soft drink
Airline approved boxes at an additional cost are available on request to send your fish home!
2 Days 2 Nights Ultimate Fishing Adventure
Our local skipper and his crew with many years experience fishing these areas will take you on a once in a lifetime fishing adventure on Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks Ultimate 2 Days 2 Nights sports fishing trip. Fishing remote areas of the Top End, up to 100 kilometres off shore to the exclusive grounds of Flat Top Banks, Peron Islands, Tiwi Islands and beyond.
The trip starts at 8pm departing from Cullen Bay, whilst watching the lights of Darwin's skyline disappearing on the horizon, after a few snacks and drinks we retire to our comfy bunks to wake up at first light and wet a line.
During the day the crew will move around to target different species of fish such as Large Flowery Cod, Black Jew fish, Golden Snapper, Small and large mouth Nanagai, Tricky Snapper, Giant trevally, Red Emperor, Yellow Fin Tuna, Spanish Mackerel and Coral Trout.
On the Flat Top Banks trips we will also introduce you to some rare Indonesian varieties and some real fighters such as the Giant Reef Jack & Red Jew all of which are just a small range of species that inhabit these pristine Top End waters.
Your home sweet home for the trip, "Jan Lee" She is a Luxury 56ft precision marine built game boat with a Fly Bridge , fully shaded walk around deck, which is surveyed for up to 200 nm's offshore with 8 Passengers sleeping in air conditioned comfort, The sleeping arrangements are two twin bunks and 1 quad with single bunks. There is comfortable seating for sit down meals, 240 volt power to charge your camera. Jan Lee is fitted with all the safety gear, satellite internet and phone, the latest marine technology , wide screen plasma TV and all the amenities such as shower with hot water and toilet facilities. Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks fully qualified skipper's and crew have many years experience fishing these waters and they are always on hand to assist. They pride themselves in providing a Darwin fishing trip never to be forgotten.

Full day to day itinerary is available, please contact Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks to email or fax one through!

Your Modern and safe Vessels:
To offer you the ultimate Darwin fishing trip, Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks operate a fleet of well-equipped top of the range vessels. All vessels have a fully shaded deck, showers, toilets, comfortable seating, BBQ, and air conditioned sleeping quarters. All safety equipment is of the highest standards and the vessels are serviced daily, as our highest priority is to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable Darwin fishing trip.

Reefmaster is a 47 foot Fly Bridge Randall, built in Western Australia. The vessel is one of the most popular in Darwin. She is surveyed for travel up to 100 miles offshore, and will pass an Australian International Survey to operate overseas.

This vessel is immaculate in presentation and very comfortable for a long stay. It is used mainly for Full Day and 2 -5 Days offshore ultimate Darwin fishing trips and fishing adventures.

Maximum passengers for Cruises & Parties: 21

Maximum passengers for 1/2 Day Fishing & Full Day Offshore charters: 13

Maximum passengers for extended trips: 9

Features include:
Caterpilar Diesel 650 h/p
Top speed 23 knots
Cruises 20 knots
Max Crew: 3
Max offshore Passengers: 12
Huge fully Shaded canopy
Full Bathroom Facilities, Shower / Toilet
Fully Air conditioned sleeping quarters
10 Built in air conditioned bunk accommodation
Full Kitchen facilities
Outstanding Marine Technology
Latest Ray marine Depth Sounder x2- Radar - Chart Plotter GPS
TMQ Auto Pilot
HF & VHF Radio
Latest 405 Eperbs
Satellite Phone
Laptop Computer with Wireless Internet communications

Jan Lee:
Jan Lee is a 56ft Fibreglass Precision, originally built as a game boat she now operates our extended charters ranging from 2-5 days.
Jan Lee is our most luxurious vessel, complete with air conditioned cabins with sleeping room for 8 passengers, a fully equipped kitchen, hot water amenities plus leather saloon. With twin cat engines and a cruising speed of 18 knots it doesn't take long before your 100-200 nautical miles offshore fishing abundant grounds. With all the very latest in safety and fish finding technology a fishing trip on Jan Lee is a very pleasant experience.
Maximum Passengers 8 for Extended Charters from 2-5 days.

Features Include:

1 Air Conditioned Quad Cabin
2 Air Conditioned Twin Cabin
1 Double Bed
Hot Fresh Water Shower
Flat Screen T.V
Fully Shaded Back Deck
Fully Shaded Fly Bridge

Twin Cat Motors 6 cylinders each
Top Speed 25 knots
Cruising Speed 18 knots
Max. Crew 3
HF & VHF Radio
Latest 405 EPERBS
New Sat Nav. & GPS

Scubafish is a 36ft Aluminium Tri Hull built in Darwin as a dive vessel and has now been upgraded to a fantastic fishing vessel that flys to the best fishing grounds in the harbour, she operates our Day Harbour trips and our Night Fishing Charters for deep sea fishing. Scubafish is very popular with individuals and families and is extremely comfortable for all our trips that we operate. Scubafish has a new motor installed, a 33 horse power Volvo. Scubafish will get you out into the right fishing time promptly, with a cruising speed of 25 knots, which will give you the maximum time fishing.

Maximum passengers 12 for 1/2 Day Darwin Fishing charters

Features include:
Diesel Volvo Penter 350 h/p
Cruise 22 -28 knots
Crew: 2
Max Passengers:13
Fully Shaded canopy
TMQ Auto Pilot
HF & VHF Radio
Latest 405 Eperbs
Satellite Phone

Darwin Reef 'n' Wrecks Fishing Charters
50 Mitchell Street
Darwin Northern Territory 0800
08 8941 6122 0439 895 934

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