Safaris & Tours

Our Safaris & Tours

1/2 Day Upper Ord River Fishing Charter.

Explore Lake Kununurra. This 55km freshwater stretch of the river was established as stocking grounds for Barra a few years back, with fish now reaching great sport size. This tour combines a blend of sightseeing, exploring, swimming and fishing – great for the new angler.

 $250 per person Min. 2 Max. 4 guests

Tour includes:

  • Collection from your accommodation at 0630am returning 1100am.
  • Small numbers. Max 4 guests at any one time guaranteeing you a personal service.
  • Morning Tea, cold water, soft drinks and snacks for you to enjoy on the water.
  • Great photo opportunities to catch that rare bird  – dont forget the camera & your swimmers.

NB: Lake Kununurra was established as a stocking program for Barramundi in 2014, all fish caught in this Lake are ‘catch & release’ only

1/2 day Lower Ord River Fishing Charter

Venture down the Lower Ord River in search of the elusive barramundi, this river is also home to some of the biggest crocodiles & great birdlife. Departing Kununurra we travel over the famous Ivanhoe Crossing to launch in the picturesque Lower Ord. We take you along this waterway trolling snags and rockbars to target a Kimberley Barramundi.

 $290 per person Min. 2 Max. 4 guests

Tour includes:

  • Collection from your accommodation at 0630am returning 1130am.
  • Small numbers. Max 4 guests at any one time guaranteeing you a personal service.
  • Morning Tea, cold water, soft drinks and snacks for you to enjoy on the water.
  • Chance for a photo of the elusive saltwater crocodile – No swimming, but bring the camera.
  • A barramundi you catch filleted and bagged for you to take home.

 

Full day Fishing Charter

A full day of adventure! Fishing the Lower Ord River or other destinations dependent on tides/weather we take you in search of a local Kimberley barramundi. For the keen angler wanting to maximise their time on the water, we take you trolling snags, casting rockbars or dropping bait in the depth as part of an adventure filled day.

 $390 per person Min. 2 Max. 4 guests

Tour includes:

  • Collection from your accommodation at 0630am returning 1500pm.
  • Small numbers. Max 4 guests at any one time guaranteeing you a personal service.
  • Morning Tea,packed cut lunch, cold water, soft drinks and snacks for you to enjoy on the water.
  • Chance for a photo of the elusive saltwater crocodile – No swimming, but bring the camera.
  • A barramundi you catch filleted and bagged for you to take home.

 

Full Day – Top of the Gibb Tour

A full day exploring that combines fishing with the chance to visit the iconic El Questro station or Home Valley station on the Gibb  River Rd. A great combination for those keen to test their fishing skills, before cooling off swimming at Emma Gorge or spending a relaxing afternoon at Home Valley’s iconic Dusty Bar & Grill where you can also enjoy the pool. We finish this adventure with a late afternoon drive home along the Gibb River Rd so be sure to bring your camera to capture the vista of the Cockburn Ranges and iconic Kimberley Boab.

 $450 per person Min. 2 Max. 4 guests

Tour includes:

  • Collection from your accommodation at 0630am returning 1600pm.
  • Small numbers. Max 4 guests at any one time guaranteeing you a personal service.
  • Cold water, soft drinks and snacks for you to enjoy on the water.
  • Lunch at HV8 or Emma Gorge dependant on tour (ELQ access pass).
  • A barramundi you catch filleted and bagged for you to take home.

N.B. If you would like to skip the fishing and instead enjoy a scenic cruise on the Pentecost River we can cater to your preferences.

Lake Kununurra Sunset

Early Bird Explorer – Lake Kununurra Tour

Our early morning tours are a great way to finish a visit to the Kimberley. Explore Lake Kununurra and enjoy sipping a hot cup of coffee while wetting a line, looking for birds, snapping photos or jump in for a refreshing swim. Soaking up the majestic sunrise colours from the water is a beautiful memory of the Kimberley to take home with you.

 $190 per person Min. 2 Max. 4 guests

Tour includes:

  • Collection from your accommodation at 0600am returning 0900am.
  • Small numbers. Max 4 guests at any one time guaranteeing you a personal service.
  • Hot Coffee/Tea, cold water and snacks for you to enjoy on the water.
  • Great photo opportunities to catch that rare bird  – don’t forget the camera & your swimmers.

Custom Adventures

We love the flexibility of catering to small groups and are always keen to expand our own horizons. We live and breathe the Kimberley, and you as our guest are guaranteed a genuine and authentic Kimberley experience. The Kimberley covers an area of 423,000 sq kms and every pocket features breathtaking scenery, flora and fauna unique to the area.

Northbound Charters can help transport you on our vast waterways to spot that rare bird or capture the perfect image. Birdwatching is available if you know where you want to go, or allow us to tailor something to your specific requests. Custom itineraries are available, and we are happy to tailor our tour options to suit our guests.

Whether it is an early morning explore before flying out of Kununurra or an extended Fishing Charter accessing some of the more remote waterways, Northbound can help. Just give us a call and we will make sure you have a Kimberley experience you will never forget.