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Northbound Charters

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Kununurra, Western Australia 6743, Australia
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Barramundi on Board

Spent a day on the Ord to land a Baramundi with skipper Matt - this trip will not disappoint you... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Trevor G
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Perth, Australia
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Better than Excellent!

I have been out with Northbound Charters twice now. First time was when my parents were visiting... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Landi B
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Kununurra, Australia
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Fishing Charters Bird watching Croc Spotting Photography Bask in the Kimberley sun while chasing that iconic Barramundi with Northbound Charters. Northbound welcomes you to explore the remote waterways of the East Kimberley on one of our action-packed adventures. The Kimberley is one of Australia’s premier fishing destinations, home of big Barramundi and a host of other wildlife. Northbound has something for everyone looking to explore & fish in the Kimberley and promises an authentic, unpretentious wilderness experience. If you’re looking for a fun, professional and safe adventure, come Northbound and experience the Kimberley with us… We live and breathe the Kimberley, and you as our guest are guaranteed a genuine and authentic Kimberley experience. Custom itineraries are available. Whether it is an early morning exploring and birdwatching, a photography tour to a remote location or an extended fishing charter... We will ensure you have a Kimberley experience you never forget
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Kununurra, Western Australia 6743, Australia
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Spent a day on the Ord to land a Baramundi with skipper Matt - this trip will not disappoint you - the boat, fishing gear, drinks & snacks met the standard. Yes we did catch a few (tag and release) but were amazed at the...More

Thank Trevor G
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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

So glad you enjoyed the day Trevor, we loved the opportunity to share this amazing part of our country with you. Travel safely!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I have been out with Northbound Charters twice now. First time was when my parents were visiting town and hadn't been on the lower Ord River yet. Coxy picked us all up at sunrise and we drove out the the boat ramp. We each caught...More

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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

A pleasure getting you out on the water each time Landi! More adventures to come 👍

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had a great extended half day tour down the Lower Ord as a Birthday present. The weather was amazing, we saw a lot of different wildlife, highlight being a 5m salt water croc. I caught my first ever Barra, and we had a great...More

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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks for choosing to come Northbound with us Claire, was a pleasure having you guys on the boat. And good job on the first barramundi 👍

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

We had a great day fishing from the bank on the Pentecost river near El Questro. There was 13 of us travelling together including 6 kids and all different experience levels and Matty was so helpful putting a special trip together where we could all...More

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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks Nicola! Glad we could help your tribe to wet a line whilst here in the Kimberley 🎣. Let's hope we get you out on the boat next trip!

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We had such a good day fishing the Lower Ord. Matt was incredibly helpful and made sure my parents and myself could all land our first barra (and decent size too!) The other thing we loved was checking out some crocs and some awesome bird...More

1  Thank Luke F
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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks Luke! We loved having you and your family out on the boat... and the ripper photos you took on the day 🐊🐊

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

we fished the lower ord river with Matt from North Bound Charters , What a fantastic trip apart from the excellent fishing and advice the scenery and wildlife would have made the trip alone. I would highly recommend this trip even if your are not...More

1  Thank Peter H
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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks for choosing to come Northbound with us Peter! Great to hear you loved the scenery as much as we do. 👍

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Having returned home after our Kimberley Adventures, we have reflected on the highlights of our trip. Barra fishing with Northbound Charters was such an amazing day reeling in Barra & cruising the Ord in all of its natural beauty. Matts knowledge & experience & Courtneys...More

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CourtsCox, Owner at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

We loved the chance to take you and your family out on the water Jane. Thanks for a great day - and hope to get you out again next time you visit! 🐟

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had a cracking day. Northbound was super organised, professional and the food was clean and fresh. A fantastic day fishing and sight seeing. The kids had a blast and Matt went to a lot of effort to make the day fun for everyone. The...More

Thank Ben H
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CourtsCox, Manager at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thanks for coming Northbound Ben, was great to be able to take your family out 🐟

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Absolute ripper of a fishing charter!! Excellent guide, plenty of Barra and it's amazing to see how many big Crocs are in the Ord River! Highly recommend Northbound for the best day out fishing you can have!

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CourtsCox, Manager at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

We loved having you onboard guys - and look forward to doing it again soon! 👍🐟

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Had a marvellous day trip with Matt from Northbound Charters during mid May. There were three of us with Matt on the boat and we bagged our limit of Barra while catching and releasing quite a number more. Matt showed himself to be knowledgeable and...More

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CourtsCox, Manager at Northbound Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Chris It was our pleasure to take you out! We love showing our guests this awesome part of Australia and everyone deserves the chance to land a Barra! Look forward to getting you back onboard again in the future.

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