Big Barramundi Hooked in the Top End

Time for big Barramundi in the Top End reported by Matt Flynn in his regular Hooked Up segment on fishing in the Northern Territory.

Hooked Up Fishing ReportThis week Fishing and Outdoor World's Warren Smith said now was the time to target big barra.

Darwins Barra Base Guide Allan Beale reported outstanding fishing from the Mary River freshwater this week. This picture is from a trip with Greg and Glenda Oaten from Sydney and John Siemienowicz from Mornington,Victoria last week. Allan said the group caught 29 Barra, with 13 over legal size and 9 of the legal fish were returned to the water. "the biggest Barra was 75 cm, and we also caught a 71, 70 and two at 68, two at 65 and two at 63, among others", he said.

Amanda Reynolds top scored on her day at Shady camp billabong , landing this 84cm fish and a total of nine out of 22 for the day.shady camp fish

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Increased Limit of 3 Barra per person per day for the Mary River, including Shady Camp, has been announced.
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