11 May 2015 - 21 May 2016

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Enjoy the thrill and fight of hooking a Barramundi on the unspoilt Daly River, with just 45 fishermen battling for the prestigious 'Barra on a Stick'.

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Enjoy the thrill and fight when you've hook a barramundi.

Traditionally held in May, the Darwin Game Fishing Club hosts its annual Barra Classic at Banyan Farm, on the famous Daly River. Over the years the Barramundi Classic reputation has grown throughout Australia, with fisherman travelling thousands of kilometres to compete. The Barramundi Classic is an invitation-only tournament and the 45 places are hotly contested. The fish caught are measured, tagged and released under the guidance of the Northern Territory Fisheries.

Entertainment, fantastic food, a licensed bar and excellent company are all included.

Event date:
11 May 2015 - 21 May 2016
Opening times:
7am to 5pm
Event type:
  • Sporting Events
Entry cost:
Entry costs apply