Category: ABOUT KING ASH BAY

King Ash Bay Fishing Club, Northern Territory – Welcome!

Right in the heart of Borroloola fishing country, on the banks of the McArthur River With 500 acres of land (under lease from the NT Government) right on the bank of the McArthur River, there is space for many camping…

August Points Fishing Competition 2015

Recently our August Points Fishing Competition was held. Fish are not judged on their length or weight like our other competitions where fish are weighed-in. Anglers simply present their fish to the judges and are are awarded points depending on…

2017 EASTER FISHING CLASSIC

  DATES – 14, 15, 16 April 2017 King Ash Bay Easter Fishing Classic 2017 START PLANNING YOUR TRIP NOW – BOOKINGS ARE NOT NECESSARY FOR POWERED AND UNPOWERED CAMPING SITES. ENTER THE COMP AT THE BAR OR CARETAKER’S OFFICE WHEN…

Club Membership

Interested in becoming a member of King Ash Bay Fishing Club? Unlike many other clubs, we do not actively seek new members and approval of new applications is not automatic. We accept applications for new membership and approve new members…

PREPARING FOR YOUR TRIP TO KING ASH BAY

At King Ash Bay we are very remote. We are 700km from the nearest traffic lights and 1,000km from the nearest shopping centre. With that being said, we are very well setup here. Many first time visitors are amazed at…

FISHING AT KING ASH BAY

With a two lane boat ramp, hundreds of km of sheltered, mangrove lined rivers and creeks and easy access to the Sir Edward Pellew Islands and surrounding waters in the Gulf of Carpentaria, the range of fishing opportunities is enormous.…

Camping Fees

Members Camping Powered Powered (2 people) $150.00 Powered (1 person) $140.00 XP (per day) $15.00 Unpowered Genny Flats $64.00 XP (per day) $8.00 KAB East and Sunset Boulevarde $49.00 XP (per day) $4.00 Non Members Camping Powered Powered( Weekly) $192.00…

Fishing Competitions

VIEW A VIDEO PRESENTATION FROM THE 2013 FISHING CLASSIC Click this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSHUT6vsI_Y 2013 King Ash Bay Fishing Classic Results Event held on May Day long weekend due to postponement with approximately 375ml rain prior to Easter. There were 161…

Sponsors

  We acknowledge the support of the many generous sponsors who supported the 2013 King Ash Bay Fishing Classic.  The success of the competition is due in large part to our sponsors.  Thank you. The following is a list of…

Wildlife and Flora

The McArthur Region is a tough environment for flora and fauna.  A long dry season, with long days of searing sun, cool nights and almost no moisture is followed by the hot, humid rainy and sometimes cyclonic wet season.  The…