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Heralded as one of the best fishing destinations in Australia, the remote Cobourg Peninsula is only an hour's flight from Darwin. Cobourg Fishing Safaris offer fly in/fly out fishing charters based from Cobourg Coastal Camp. Catering for just 2...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We just spent 4 days fishing here with our 9 year old fishing fanatic grandson. We can only say that this last 4 days were amazing the remoteness yet comfortable accomodation camp was fabulous the food was lovely the tents very comfortable and a bonus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 129GayleH
VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Gayle, thanks so much for joining us with your family, it's great to hear how much of a good time you all had!! Thank you also for taking the time to review your trip - it is much appreciated. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

I recently had the privilege of going with 3 friends on a 3 day fishing trip with Coburg Fishing Safaris to their base on the Coburg Peninsula .The “camp” is stunningly located on a west facing shore with spectacular views from the all the tents...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Mike, thank you very much for your review, we are stoked to hear how much of a good time you all had! It's a special part of the NT and we are fortunate to be basically the only ones fishing it. Thanks for visiting...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Great experience from getting there on a small plane to the fishing , setting and food. Blue water fishing is amassing, the amount of fish and species are unbelievable. Sunsets are breathtaking. You will struggle to find better and fresher seafood than this any where...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RocheHelberg
VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Roche, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review. Loved hearing how much your enjoyed the whole fishing trip and we hope to see you back at Cobourg one day!

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Can’t say a bad word about this place! Amazing fishing, incredible location, a delicious fresh and simple variety of foods for brekky lunch and dinner, & great people facilitating the whole trip. Will definitely be going back.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tom J
VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi Tom, thanks a million for the review! Very happy to hear how much you and your mates enjoyed the trip. Look forward to your next visit! Cheers.

Reviewed 30 August 2018

A once in a lifetime experience. The fishing was the best any of us have experienced before, with 8 different species and more fish then we knew what to do with. Travis is a very knowledgeable guide knowing all the spots and gear to use....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Stephanie, Thanks so much for coming fishing with us and for taking the time to leave us a review, it's much appreciated. Great to hear how much you enjoyed the trip out at Cobourg with Travis and we look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

I used to go fishing with my mates to Cobourd in old four wheel drives and 12 foot tinnies. That was 35 years ago. I just spent 3 days with my now adult son fishing with Hugh from the venture holidays base at port Essington....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

It was a pleasure to have you guys come out fishing with us. Great to hear you loved the camp and the fishing of course! Thanks very much for the review, we look forward to seeing you back at Cobourg soon :)

Reviewed 19 October 2017

The place is absolutely stunning and very well set up. The dining / communal area is fantastic, really well set up and well stocked with interesting books and all the tech needs you’d want to play music and charge up a phone. The shower's and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Hi Garry, thanks so much for your detailed review, it is much appreciated. So happy to hear you guys had such a good time! It was our pleasure. Look forward to your next fishing adventure with us soon :)

Reviewed 12 September 2017

We recently headed out with Cobourg Fishing Safaris on their 4 day/4 night package. Their camp accommodation was excellent, the food delicious and most importantly the fishing was unreal! We caught over 50 species of fish over the 4 days including my PB a 1.4m...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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VentureNorthAus, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

G'Day Bob, thanks very much for your review and for coming out fishing with us this year. Great to hear you got a PB, hope you can do it again one day soon ;) Take care until then

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Just back from a fabulous 4 night fishing trip with the team at Cobourg Fishing Safaris. What an amazing time we had. All types and sizes of fish and a great selection of waters to fish from. We fished in open blue water, in the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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CobourgFS, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks so much for coming our fishing with us and great to hear you had such a good time!! Thank you also for taking the time to review our product, it is much appreciated :) See you next time!

Reviewed 5 July 2017

No words come close to describing the fishing at the remote Cobourg Peninsula with Hugh and Travis (fishing guides). Some of the species we caught; Trevalley, Jew, Fingermark, Barrimundi, Cod, Flathead, Queenfish, Tuna, Salmon and Mackeral. The highlight for me was fishing with poppers over...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Alex S
CobourgFS, Owner at Cobourg Fishing Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

It was our pleasure Alex! Thank you very much for your detailed review and we are stoked to hear you had such a good fishing trip with us! See you again soon we hope ;)

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Response from Kenya_J121 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We went reef fishing so my experience with Barra is in eating, not catching. Check with them. We traveled in a group of 6 and paid $600 per person for the day. But again, I would call them. Have fun
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