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Hook-A-Barra

Lot 3 Vixie's Rd, Wonga Beach, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Awesome Day

We took our son and a few friends for his 10th birthday and they had an absolutely brilliant time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GM_PortDouglas
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Port Douglas, Australia
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Awesome experience for the kids

Had a great day catching Barra and couldn't ask for a better person to help us with our experience... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
annaG9925CI
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Melbourne, Australia
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Nestled in the beautiful Daintree rainforest, Daintree Saltwater Barramundi Farm has been producing Australia's best hand-reared Barramundi for over a decade. Barramundi is a unique Australian delicacy, but it's also a fantastic sporting fish, beloved of anglers worldwide. Our Recreation Centre offers the challenge of Barramundi fishing to members of the public ! Come and test your angling skills against Australia's most iconic fish. Tackle & bait are provided, as is guidance from our expert staff !
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lot 3 Vixie's Rd, Wonga Beach, Queensland 4873, Australia

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our son and a few friends for his 10th birthday and they had an absolutely brilliant time! Such a great experience with knowledgeable and friendly staff on hand to assist. Highly recommend this activity!

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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Had a great day catching Barra and couldn't ask for a better person to help us with our experience than Jo. What a wonderful lady she really made sure the kids had a great time and will definitely come back again next time we are...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I spend a couple of hours at the Barra Farm. We only caught four Barra but had a blast regardless. When we were done we were taken into the aquarium and got to see a few of the colour variations and baby...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2017

We have been living in cairns for 2 1/2 years and picked up some tickets at the home show early this year, well today was the day. It was unbelievable, to see the fish just in front of you taking the bait. Could not recommend...More

Thank Bob R
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Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

But what a fantastic day! I went along to this because my husband wanted to catch a Barra. It was the last day of our holiday and I wasn’t really keen. How wrong I was! Jo is so great and so knowledgeable. She made this...More

Thank Joe C
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

This place looked a little boring when we arrived however, it was far from it!! Spent a couple of hours trying to hook a barra (some of us didn't have much luck lol) This is a fun fish to catch. Jo was absolutely awesome, she...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

We were not so interested in the fishing (although saw a couple caught while we were there) but stopped in to see if there were farm tours (we have an aquaculture background) were told that if we came on a Wednesday between 10 and 12...More

Thank Pannells
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Great place to go to catch some fish. Great friendly staff. Not a lot of shade on a very hot day. They supply you with fishing gear.

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

We popped in here to let our son try his hand at fishing and we were really impressed with the whole experience. The staff (Nada) were great and really went above and beyond to make sure our son caught a fish - even allowing us...More

Thank suzasteel
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

A great way to spend the day in Daintree! Jo was extremely attentive, friendly and unbelievably patient. She wouldn't let me stop or give up until I caught a barra. She gave tips on technique, changed lores & rods and overall was very involved in...More

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