Barramundi Fishing and Bluewater Fishing Darwin Guided Fishing and Cultural Tours Melville Island NT

Are you ready to escape the big city rat race and live life, cast a lure or just wet a line in Australia’s Number 1 Fishing Mecca?

Then you have hit the right site, Welcome to Clearwater Island Lodge. One of Australia's most sort after Barramundi fishing destinations.

If you have ever dreamed about casting your fishing line and then been hit by a huge Barramundi then dream no more. Clearwater Island Lodge has now earned a global reputation as Australia's best fishing location. But don’t take our word for it just drop us a line on +61 08 8978 3783 to book in your fishing adventure.

This is a true real life experience that will leave you wanting more and more.


Clearwater Island Lodge is renowned by many as being the top Sport-Fishing lodge in Australia, with our reputation stretching throughout Indonesia and other parts of the southern hemisphere for barramundi fishing and deep sea fishing.

We are located on tropical Melville Island, easily accessible via a comfortable 30-minute scenic flight from Darwin in the Northern Territory of Australia.

Because of our remoteness, you will enjoy personalized fishing adventures in pristine wilderness environments. And if it's Barramundi you're after, you've come to the right place! Barra are regular captures, many measuring well over a metre in length.

However, there are over 52 other species of river and coastal fish in our region, including the Mangrove Jack, Spanish Mackerel, Golden Snapper, Threadfin Salmon, Giant Trevally and Queenfish amongst many more.

You'll enjoy the experience of a lifetime, exploring the many miles of twisting mangrove rivers and estuaries, as well as some exciting reef fishing, chasing the fabulous Black Jewfish and Golden Snapper! And our bluewater fishing" is just as popular, with people coming just for the thrill of the bluwater adventure. Indeed, you will probably never see again, such an awesome diversity of fishing options all in the one place!

Our comfortable accommodation consists of twin-share, triple-share and double rooms, as well as one family room (double bed and bunk bed), all air conditioned for your comfort. Our relaxation area in the lodge features comfortable lounges with Pay TV and Free To Air Stations. And our bar and dining area are nestled on a cliff top, overlooking the Apsley Strait waterway, with extraordinary views at sunrise and sunset.

How to catch a Barramundi in Darwin

The secret to a successful Barramundi fishing trip is mostly being in the right place at the right time. Knowing where to fish, where the drop off’s are where the big predators lay waiting to strike. Most of us think we have these things figured out, that’s until the fish change the rules or move […]

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Barramundi Fishing Darwin – Bluewater Fishing Frenzy Back on Again

Calling all anglers, if you are keen to wet a line then come and visit one of Australia’s fishing hotspots  Melville Island Darwin is a true fishing Mecca.

Clearwater Island Lodge provides you with more than fishing we provide you with a total experience you will be blown away when you begin your fishing adventure. You […]

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Sport Fishing Adventures at Clearwater Island Fishing Lodge Darwin

If you are looking for the best Barramundi Fishing in Australia, you can’t go past Clearwater Island Lodge Barramundi Fishing Adventures. Recommended world wide by sport fishing experts including Rex Hunt and Andrew Ettinghausen as a world class fishing lodge, Clearwater Island is a must do fishing experience for all those in search of the […]

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Posted on Thursday, 24th March 2011 in the Barramundi Fishing, Fishing Lodge Darwin, Sport Fishing Darwin category.