fishing charter with andrew ucles

Private Fishing Charters

Join Andrew Ucles on a daily fishing charter experience targeting some of most iconic species the Northern Territory has to offer. From Barramundi, Saratoga and Jewfish to Threadfin Salmon and Tarpon this amazing opportunity will evoke excitement with every cast.

$2250 (max of 5 people) *Bookings must be made in advance to guarantee your adventure ~ contact us for more information.

The Finniss River

The Finniss River

The Finniss River is home to a diversity of aquatic wildlife from Dolphins, Stingrays and Sharks to basking Crocodiles and Sea Eagles it sets the perfect platform for an experience on the water.

The Saltwater Finniss River is easily accessed from the Dundee Beach boat ramp, taking roughly 35 minutes transit along the coastline to reach the mouth of the Finniss River.

Fishing Techniques

Using both hard and soft plastics and a diverse range of baits and chemical lures you can take advantage of the knowledge and experience of a local angler which knows the sweet spots of the Finniss River.

Whether you prefer baitcasting or spinning reels we offer a range of tackle to make sure you have the right gear for either trawling or hitting that perfect spot.

Catch Guarantee

A Catch and Cook guarantee we source local Mud Crabs from the Finniss River, using pots strategically placed in the river system you can be assured of a catch every time and a meal that is authentically Australian.

But this is more than just a fishing experience.


Andrew Ucles (Australian Wild Tours) is partnered with the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) shark tagging program which uses tagging data from captured species to determine biological and ecological factors affecting population and distribution dynamics.

Andrew Ucles (Australian Wild Tours) encourages sustainable fishing practices and promotes key conservation initiatives in accordance with the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act)

Charter Inclusions

  • Guiding (Barramundi, Mud Crab & Bull shark)
  • All Fishing Gear, Bait & Crab Potts
  • Chef prepared meal (Crocodile braised in smoke tomato & lemon myrtle, snake beans, cherry tomato, ginger lime & cous cous)*
  • Bottled Water & Soda Refreshments
  • Snacks (Muesli Bars, Chips & Nuts)

* sample meals only, based on seasonal availability


  • 0M Polycraft Explorer
  • Accredited and Licenced under Survey
  • Registered FTO: Andrew Ucles

What to Bring

  • Hat, Sunscreen, Sunglasses & UV protective clothing
  • Comfortable footwear
  • Seasick medication if required.
  • Camera/Phone

Departure & Return

Departure at 8am from the Dundee Beach Boat Ramp with arrival approximately 4pm, departure and return times may vary pending on tidal variations and sea conditions.

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The Lodge opening date is expected to be May 2022.