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Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours

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Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
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Fantastic day with a fun crew of blokes

Had a fantastic day fishing for Barra and whatever else came our way. Caught my first (and second... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Graeham K
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3 mates and I flew up from Perth for a 4 day mix trip with Glenn. He was a fantastic host and... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Gary2910
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Barramundi, Bluewater and Fly Fishing Charters based in Darwin exploring the Northern Territory. Mothership, Helifish and Day Charters, we have you covered! Day and Extended, online bookings available.
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Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic day fishing for Barra and whatever else came our way. Caught my first (and second) Barra ever and plenty of other fish. Glenn is a great bloke and excellent guide. Every part of it was great. Met three mad blokes from Melbourne...More

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Glenn W, Owner at Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much Graeham, it was a pisser of a trip. Appreciate the kind words very much. Safe travels back south. Hope to see you again. GW

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

3 mates and I flew up from Perth for a 4 day mix trip with Glenn. He was a fantastic host and good company, as well as arranging for us to be fed and watered and slicing up perfect sashimi and numus, each day. He...More

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Glenn W, Owner at Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks so much Gary, loved seeing you again. Glad you had a good time. I’ve matched the amazing victory point wines you left with a sand palms steak and they are soo good. Don’t be too scared to bring the girls next year, they might...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Had an absolutely fantastic trip with a few mates. Glen was an awesome guide with a good sense of humour. Worked hard to put us on fish and his depth of knowledge and willingness to pass on tips was outstanding. I learnt a great deal...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great day with Watty and some other experienced guests, Pete, Trevor and Barry. I’m a novice and Watty was a very patient teacher and a great guide. The boys smashed some big dogs today. I would highly recommend this operation for a beginner...More

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Glenn W, Owner at Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thanks Kym, you did really well mate, glad you had fun. We found a good number of fish again today including a very nice 98cm barra!

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We were a couple travelling from north coast NSW to fish for three days with Barefoot Fishing Safaris out of Shady Camp on the Mary River with the one of the NT’s best guides Glenn Watt. Nothing was too much trouble for this fishing guru,...More

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Glenn W, General Manager at Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks Kerry and David! I had a blast with you guys as well. Love to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This tour operator is the bomb! Great service and outstanding knowledge of the local area. The half day tour crabbing charter leave early and you are back in Darwin for lunch. We were lucky to get 3 mud crabs, 7 blue swimmers and a cod....More

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Glenn W, Owner at Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Wow, thanks Damien. Glad you had fun mate, I'm sure the feed was good as well! See you next time. Watty

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Four friends travelled to the NT for a fishing adventure. Three of the four were not experienced fishers and were entering a new challenge. From the minute Glen picked us up from our hotel in Darwin we know we were in good hands. We had...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Glenn made us feel like old mates spending the day out on the water. We had a great time and he modified the trip based on our wants. He knew just where to find the fish and we had started pulling them in within an...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2016

Thank you for the day on the water Glen. We all worked hard all day head bashing those slippery suckers, got quite a few hits but no takers personally, unless I count the 2 catfish. Our good luck charm, Kerrie failed to deliver the goods....More

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Reviewed 2 March 2016

Spent 2 days on the water, first blue water then river. In a group of 3 with mixed fishing experience. Watty certainly has the skill to ensure that everyone is comfortable and are fishing to individual capabilities. Also handy that he actually knows where the...More

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Glenn W, Owner at Barefoot Fishing Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

Thanks Sam, I had a great time showing you boys around. The fishing was the icing on the cake. its going to be a great season so hopefully more happy clients to come. Watty

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