Australian Sportfishing Charters

Australian Sportfishing Charters is owned and operated by Capt Dan Bergamo. His genuine passion for fishing and a strong desire to seek out the untouched pristine waters that Australia has to offer for instance..


Australian Sportfishing Charters offer sportfishing in remote East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory for the iconic Barramundi and or Lizard Island to Cairns in Far North Queensland for the Majestic Giant Black Marlin.


Imagine emerging yourself in the vast, untouched beauty of Arnhem Land and fishing in rivers that support abundant life throughout the food chain. Or trolling the cobalt deep waters of the "Great Barrier Reef" on the hunt for Giant Black Marlin. Welcome aboard the "Iron Lady" and/or the "Wild Turkey" who's ever so passionate skipper is the knows of the waters-ways and reefs. Capt Dan can take you places which will captivate your senses with an experience of a life time.


Barramundi, the iconic Australian sport fish, will be hooking up onto your soft plastic lure in no time. Or having an adrenaline rush as a Majestic Giant Black Marlin leaps out of the water beside the boat testing your endurance and technique. We fish from sun up to sun down and be rewarded with a hot shower, delightful food, and a crispy cold beverage at the end of the day.


During your stay experienced crew of professional fishing guides, and catering staff will see to your requirements. While our chef will attend to your hunger pangs with mouth watering menus. Fresh fish prepared so many different ways that you will not know which is your favourite dish!!!

Five Star service, good wholesome meals, luxury live aboard accommodation, purposed built sportfishing vessels, lots of laughs and camaraderie with crew and other anglers.

You will not be disappointed.


September and October will see the Iron Lady in East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory for the continuation of the Barramundi season.

November and December, will see the Wild Turkey join the fleet at Lizard Island for the Heavy Tackle Marlin Season throughout Far North Queensland.

In 2020, Australian Sportfishing Charters will be celebrating our 25th year of operation proving our long term sustainability, expert knowledge, and quality service provision within the charter fishing industry.


This family run business is like no other, two sportfishing charter vessel business in Australia. With 25 years of experience you will be casting lures or testing and amazing yourself as you connect with the surrounding unique wilderness.

We pride ourselves on being 100% family owned and operated and with a genuine passion for fishing and a strong desire to seek out the untouched pristine waters that Australia has to offer. We know the best of the best fishing locations for Barramundi and Giant Black Marlin in the Northern part of Australia.

We cater for clients locally, nationally and internationally and treat everyone on board like the family they become. Our network has grown from strength to strength and it is a real reward to see the same faces on board year after year. From 9 year old juniors to 80 year old seniors, our regulars to our new comers, experienced to amateur, we would love to see you on board our next charter to catch the fish you have always dreamed of....

See you soon !!!!!!

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