Tiwi Islands-Apsley Strait

Price, is based on chartering the whole boat for 4 days $15,500

Per person costs are:

  • $1,290p.p. for 4 days based on a group of 12
  • $1,550p.p. for 4 days based on a group of 10
  • and so on.
  • pricing above is approximate, please email us for a group specific quote


  • Travel from Darwin to Apsley Strait.
  • 3 nights accommodation aboard the Tropic Paradise.
  • Catered meals.
  • Linen and towels.
  • Ice and soft drink per boat.

Day 1 Friday

  • Depart Darwin 6am, from the front deck watch the coast line disappear; you’re off on your fishing adventure!
  • Lunch on board as your arriving at the Islands
  • Arrive midday head out for the afternoon fishing the pristine waters of Apsley Strait, Tiwi Islands
  • Dinner – a delicious meal prepared by our on board chef!
  • Turn in for the night in air-conditioned rooms with full size beds

Day 2 Saturday

  • Get up all fresh ready for fishing the estuary systems. Enter into the great debate of who is going in which boat today!
  • Breakfast before you head out.
  • Boats are loaded with morning tea, lunch, soft drinks and of course ice for the fish that decide to be dinner!
  • Lunch, either come back to the vessel for lunch or have lunch on your boats while fishing.
  • Come back relax with a cold drink and some nibbles and share fishing stories with your group.
  • Dinner
  • Freshen up with a fresh water shower before calling it a night/ or sit up in the saloon or on the top deck and chew the fat!

Day 3 Sunday

  • Hot Breakfast.
  • Off for the day fishing. If the tides are right try some blue water fishing for Snapper or Jewies.
  • Lunch; your choice come back to the vessel or stay on the fishing boats.
  • Once the tides have changed maybe a good time to head back into the creeks for some Mangrove Jacks or Barramundi!
  • Mud-crabs for nibbles anyone? Freshly catch on your trip!
  • Dinner: want to have your fish for dinner prepared by our chef? Yes yes yes!
  • Enjoy the top deck with the group over some cold drinks.

Day 4 Monday

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Head out for one last fish this morning.
  • Up anchor and head back to Darwin at midday.
  • Arrive back into Darwin harbour in around 6pm
  • Say our good byes and hope to see you again soon.