Barra Boat & Fishing Charters has a range of watercraft ready for any Darwin fishing holiday. Our Barra and Bluewater boats are always well-maintained and are fully equipped with all the fishing technology you need for a successful trip. Each boat comes with a full size esky to keep your beers cold and your fish fresh and ready to eat.

All rates are affordable for day trips and we can offer discounted rates for extended trips. You can also hire quality fishing equipment and all boats come with the best sounders to help you find those elusive fish.

Owners Lincoln and Naomi have first-hand knowledge of all the Territory's secret spots that will give you the best chance to catch that trophy fish of a lifetime!

All boats come with first aid and safety equipment. Browse through our fishing boats that are available for hire and call to make a booking.


Chromey is a 5.7m Quintrex Legend centre rear console fitted with a 140hp Suzuki motor.

This Territory fishing rig is fitted with a HDS12 Lowrance sounder, loaded with hundreds of great fishing locations. It also has an 80lb Minn Kota i-pilot electric motor and unreal Fusion Marine stereo system. It can comfortably take 5 people and is the ideal setup for Darwin's Barra and Bluewater fishing.

Rates: $380 - $450 per day

Minn Kota Electric Motors for hire: $70.00 per day

Swamp Dog

Swamp Dog is a 5.5M Tri-hull fitted with a Yamaha 115hp 4-stroke motor.

This vessel is an ex-guide boat and is the perfect setup for chasing Barra in Darwin's rivers and harbours. It comes with a twin HDS5 Lowrance sounder and chart plotter as well as 55lb Minn Kota electric motor with i-pilot as an extra.

Rates: $380 - $450 per day

Minn Kota Electric Motors for hire: $70.00 per day


Horse is a 5.8M Quintrex top ender with 140 Suzuki and HDS12 gen 3 touch screen sounder/plotter.

This boat takes 5 people comfortably and has a full cast deck and 110 litre fuel tank. Fusion stereo system.

Rates: $380 - $450 per day

26 Wagtail Ct , Howard Springs , NT 0835

Owned and run by a Darwin fishing guide, Barra Boat Hire has everything you need for a great fishing trip. Lincoln will give you all the information you require on where to go, what tides to go on and the best lures and gear to use. We hire boats and fishing equipment for Barra and Bluewater fishing throughout the Top End.

Give us a call anytime, we are more than happy to point you in the right direction, such as when you should be booking your big trip and what gear you may want to bring. Drop in and visit us today.