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Our top recommendations for fishing in Weipa

Planning a fishing adventure to the Top End? You've come to the right place. Weipa has earnt a reputation of being amongst the best fishing regions in our state, in fact it's known to most as the Barramundi capital of Queensland. From a day out in the Cape York waters casting and reeling, to enjoying your catch back at the Albatross Bay Resort,  if you're a keen angler then this region should be on your "must visit" list.

If you are serious about fishing, we suggest getting in contact with one of the reputable guided fishing tour companies that operate in the Weipa region as recommended below. Not only do they offer expert advice and knowledge of the area, they can also supply you with all the equipment that is required for a successful day out on the water. 

If you're visiting the Alby, our Catch & Cook experience is a must-try for the fishing enthusiast! Spend the day out on the waters of Weipa taking a guided fishing trip with Weipa Sports Fishing owner, Lee Hodgetts, who will show you all the best fishing locations in the region. Having fished the waters of Weipa since 2006, Lee has a knowledge of the local area that is second to none. Check out more on our Catch & Cook offering here


Weipa Sports Fishing

If you’re serious about fishing, get in contact with Weipa Sports Fishing. Run by Lee Hodgett and his team of experienced guides, you will be taken to the best fishing spots in the Weipa region. From helifishing to flyfishing, Lee and his team live and breathe being on the water, so get in contact today to book your expert guided fishing tour.
Contact: Lee Hodgett 
Phone: 0431 427 129

Eclipse Far North Qld Fishing Charters (Lee’s Mother Ship charters)

Contact: Joe and Bianca 
Phone: 0408 733 271

Far North Fishing 

Contact: Kurt Gane 
Phone: 0417 098 732 

Weipa Fishing Adventures 

Contact: Dave Newman 
Phone: 07 4069 7952

DJ’s Xtreme Fishing Charters

Phone: 0427 934 857

Fish’s Fly and Sportfishing

Phone: 0428 699 957 

Tackle World Weipa

Phone: 07 4069 7235