DFR Club Outing - Adelaide River / Goat Island

  • 22/05/2021
  • 07:00 - 16:00
  • Adelaide River / Goat Island

Registration is closed

Darwin Flyrodders are holding their next club outing on Saturday 22nd May on the Adelaide River.  

About the Outing

Launch from the Adelaide River Bridge boat ramp at your leisure. Tides are suitable all day.

o   HW – 07:12am 3.94m

o   LW- 01:26pm 2.27m

Fish upstream of the bridge.

Goat Island is about 24kms upstream of the bridge. Stay right in the main river.

Meet at Goat Island at 1:00pm for lunch and a couple of beers. 

We'll need to confirm numbers so please let us know if you'll be eating lunch at the venue. 

Stay at Goat Island accommodation or return to the boat ramp after lunch.

The lodge is only small.  Accommodation caters for a maximum of 12 guests in 3 rooms. Get in early or risk missing out.

o   2 Family Rooms with a Queen and 2 singles; and

o   1 Fishos’ Room with 4 singles.

o   $75 per head (not per room) BYO (book your own)

o   More informatio about Goat Island can be found here http://www.goatisland.com.au/food--accommodation.html

o   Phone: 08 8978 8803

o   Email: goatisland@bigpond.com


Tony O’Malley is the Event Coordinator.

Please register via the DFR event page &  let Tony know whether you’ll be staying overnight:

o   weighmaster@darwinflyrodders.org.au

o   0428 459 119

If you want to deviate from the group plan please let Tony know so we can account for you.

Email scoresheets to Tony. Remember every fish counts!!!


The Club does not support fishing other than from a boat…. It’s dangerous.

Be careful of a particularly nasty rock bar about 15km upstream of the island.

Remember to follow NT boating rules and practice safe boating.


Palmerston Game Fishing Club
28 Catalina Road
Marlow Lagoon NT 0830