The Mini Mini

The Mini Mini

CHARTER

Mini Mini

(November)

Trip Length: 7 / 4 Days

Fish:
Barramundi, Queen Fish, Giant Trevally, Mangrove Jack, Threadfin, Bluewater Tuna, and Mackerel.

Experience:
An Anglers dream for fishing, home to the endangered dugong and saltwater crocodiles, and the main highlight is the opportunity to cast your line in the famous West Arnhem Land – known for offering some of the best fishing in Australia.

One of the most remote locations in the Northern Territory, the Mini Mini system offers a huge supply of creeks to fish and explore, with a variety of creek, river and reef fishing to suit the most intrepid fisherman.

Along with Queen Fish, Giant Trevally and bottom dwellers, there are Mangrove Jack, Threadfin and, if the weather gods smile on us, Bluewater Tuna and Mackerel.

A Barra fishers dream, you’ll get the chance to catch a Metery – a real trophy to impress the fellas back home.

With many areas inaccessible by road, this charter lets you experience the beauty of this mostly untouched region up-close and personal.

The Mini Mini system lies on the Southern Side of Cobourg Peninsula, at the eastern end of Van Diemen’s Gulf.

While exploring your way through the variety of coastal creeks, you’ll get a chance to fish around the stunning Garig Gunak Barlu National Park; including Iwalg Creek, Mini Mini River and Endyalgout Island.

A highlight of this trip is the opportunity to cast your line in the famous West Arnhem Land – known for offering some of the best fishing in Australia and only legally fishable with an accredited fishing charter.

Arnhem is a Barramundi and Bluewater sportfishing paradise, while anglers of all calibres will love discovering the secret corners of the creeks – this remote region is something you have to experience for yourself!

A typical day aboard the Cannon…

FROM THE MOMENT YOU KICK OFF YOUR SHOES YOU’LL FEEL LIKE PART OF THE CREW – WHILE YOU ENJOY ALL THE LUXURIES OF A CAPTAIN!

Wake up to a cooked or continental breakfast, shoot the breeze with your fellow fishermen and head out for a morning of fishing aboard your tinny.

Return to the Mothership for a leisurely, first-class cooked lunch and recharge before setting off again in your tinny for an afternoon of fishing, exploring and relaxing.

Dinner is served aboard the Cannon where you’ll all gather to share a few drinks and the stories of the day’s conquests… expect these to grow bigger by the day!

Then it’s time to hit the hay in your comfy, air-conditioned cabin for a refreshing night’s rest so you can do it all over again tomorrow!

HIGHLIGHTS

Garig Gunak Barlu National Park

While exploring your way through the variety of coastal creeks, you’ll get a chance to fish around the stunning Garig Gunak Barlu National Park; including Iwalg Creek, Minimini River and Endyalgout Island.

An anglers dream, you can fish for Mackerel, Queenfish, Trevally, Shark, Snapper and a variety of other reef fish. This wild and rugged coastline is home to the endangered dugong and saltwater crocodiles, which you should be lucky enough to spot during the trip.

As the Northern Territory’s largest Marine Park, Garig Gunak Barlu boasts over 250 species of fish along with 6 of the worlds 7 species of marine turtle.

West Arnhem Land

A highlight of this trip is the opportunity to cast your line in the famous West Arnhem Land – known for offering some of the best fishing in Australia and only legally fishable with an accredited fishing charter. Arnhem is a Barramundi and Bluewater sportfishing paradise, while anglers of all calibres will love discovering the secret corners of the creeks – this remote region is something you have to experience for yourself!

Creek Fishing

Not just for anglers, the Minimini system includes a multitude of creek fishing opportunities, with our charter covering Iwalg Creek, Murgenella Creek and Cooper Creek.

Catch Barramundi, threadfin, mangrove jack, golden snapper and black jewfish as we wind our way through some of the regions best creek fishing spots.

If you’re lucky, you’ll even get the chance to catch a Mud Crab or two to add to the dinner menu!

Testimonials

“Just returned to Darwin and I have to say this was one of the VERY BEST fishing trips our group has had over the past 20 years.

The boat is in great condition, the Guides were terrific, Benny was great and Don cooked a treat. We had a great week and will be back again!”

Tony Otton

Talk to the Cannon Team

Let us know how we can help, whether you have questions or queries or would like to talk to us about which trip is right for you, we are happy to assist.

Fill in the form below, call us on 0417 457 135 or email us at bec@cannoncharters.com.au

We look forward to having you with us on our next Cannon charter!