Category: ABOUT KING ASH BAY

JUNE 2022 CATCH & RELEASE FISHING COMPETITION

Catch & Release Fishing Competition Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th June 2022 $500 prize money for Longest of each Nominated Species $300 prize money for 2nd Longest of each Nominated Species Barramundi Mangrove Jack Fingermark / Golden Snapper Jew Fish…

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…

FISHING AT KING ASH BAY

With a two lane boat ramp, hundreds of kms 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.…

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…

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…

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…