Quality sun protection, we’re talking hat, polaroid sunglasses, long shirts and pants, wet shoes and spray jackets. Your camera and your best fishing smile!
Barramundi, threadfin, mangrove jack, fingermark, mackerel, grunter, GTs, bluefin tuna and marlin. This is just the beginning, there’s too many fish to mention.
March through to December. Time of year might influence the type of fish you’re likely to encounter, so contact Lee to talk about your favourite species 0431 427 129.
Weipa Sports Fishing is pleased to provide advice on Weipa fishing accommodation. We’re more than happy to arrange fishing and accommodation packages for you, just call Lee on 0431 427 129.
Weipa fishing is awesome! Weipa is widely regarded as one of the best sports fishing destinations in Australia. Its variety of fishing opportunities is unmatched. Mangrove estuaries, coastal rivers and blue water beauty is home to more fish than you can imagine.
You can do it all right here. Sports fishing, fly fishing and lure fishing. Weipa is quite simply the best fishing! Weipa Sports Fishing has the best boats, guides, equipment and local knowledge to provide you with the Weipa fishing trip of a lifetime.
Weipa fishing is suitable for people of all skill and experience levels. If you’ve never fished before, no problem, we’re pleased to provide as much tuition and guidance as required.
The fisheries that surround Weipa can provide a variety of fishing experiences such as lure, fly and live bait fishing. Lee’s extensive knowledge and comprehensive experience in all of these areas, will ensure that before long you’ll be fishing with confidence.
You’re welcome to bring your own tackle; we’re also happy to supply it. NB: We use high quality tackle, so anything lost, damaged or broken will need to be replaced at your expense.
Can you bring beer? Yes, you can! We provide eskys and ice on all our boats, so feel free to bring your beverages of choice.
For your safety, we carry basic medical kits on board all boats. We’re in VHF radio contact at most times and if needed, an SES rescue service operates out of Weipa.
Please note that Telstra is the only available network in Weipa.
Weipa Sports Fishing provide pretty much everything you need for the ultimate fishing adventure, we’ll even tailor a package to suit your interests and budget.
Weipa Sports Fishing deliver a first-class operation and service, using custom-built boats, top quality tackle and experienced guides.
We’re committed to making ours the best fishing trip of your life! Depending on the type of fish you want to catch, we might be fishing from the boat, the beach or kilometers offshore.
Our boats are stable and comfortable, perfectly suited to traverse Weipa’s reefs and river systems. Make sure you bring wet shoes, in case we venture on to land for a cast.
We tailor each of our Weipa fishing trips to meet your needs, interests, itinerary and budget. Most fishing enthusiasts book for 4-7 days at a time. During their stay we can fish the Embley River, Hey River, Nomanade River, Pine River, Mission River, inshore coastal reefs or more than 30 nautical miles of coastline.
Your day will usually commence at 7.15am and end at 5pm. Times can vary if the fish won’t quit, or you’re ready for a beer. We work around you.
You’re welcome to eat as much fish as you wish during your trip. We do encourage catch and release, to ensure the quality of future fishing trips.
NB: The fisheries are full of dangerous marine life (we’re talking crocs) but your highly-experienced guides will ensure a high standard of safety is met at all times.