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…

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…

Camping Fees 2018

Members Camping Powered Powered (2 people) $153.00 Powered (1 person) $143.00 XP (per day) $15.50 Unpowered Genny Flats $65.00 XP (per day) $8.50 KAB East and Sunset Boulevarde $50.00 XP (per day) $4.00 Non Members Camping Powered Powered( Weekly) $196.00…

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.…

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…

Borroloola Region

While fishing is the main reason people come to King Ash Bay, the region has much more to offer.   Considered a lawless frontier town when first gazetted in 1885, Borroloola is now the commercial centre of the region and…

The King Ash Bay Easter Classic

Easter Week-End each year This is one of the best known fishing competitions in the Northern Territory and has been run for many years.  Held on Easter Saturday and Sunday each year, this competition has categories and prizes which give…