About Us

Yknot Fishing Charters is located in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.
We specialise in Bluewater Fishing Charters which ranges from Reef To Game Fishing. Departing Most Days From Cullen Bay Jetty unless we are Fishing out of Dundee, We operate our Charters From Darwin Harbour to as far as the Tiwi Islands and even as far West as the Peron islands.

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About Us

Yknot Fishing Charters is located in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.
We specialize in Bluewater Fishing Charters which ranges from Reef To Game Fishing. Departing Most Days From Cullen Bay Jetty unless we are Fishing out of Dundee, We operate our Charters From Darwin Harbour to as far as the Tiwi Islands and even as far West as the Peron islands.


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Knot Guilty

Knot Guilty is a 7.5m Sailfish that can fish up to a maximum of 6 Guest comfortably. Powered by Twin 200hp Mercury sea pros, Which Gives us a cruising speed of 25 – 30 Knots & Top speed of 45 Knots making Knot Guilty the fastest charter boat in the Territory which Gives our clients less time travelling and more time Fishing.

Knot Guilty also has a full length canopy so you wont cook in the top end sun,

With Rod holders and stubby holders fitted all around the boat to keep our clients happy.

Knot Guilty has brand new top of the range
electronics Throughout the boat.

  • Raymarine 12 inch GPS, Sonar & Radar
  • HDS 12 Gen 3 Lowrance GPS,Sonar,Side Scan
  • JL Audio Sound System
  • Icom HF radio
  • Portable Toilet
  • 12 v deck wash
  • A 80 litre fridge freezer
  • Ziggy BBQ
  • Two live tanks
  • large 800 Litre esky

  • Gme UHF & VHF Radio
  • Brand new anchor winch
  • Led lights around the whole boat
  • Under water Blue LED lights
  • 24/12 v Fridge Freezer
  • 360 Litre Fuel Tank
  • 2 X 100 Litre Esky under both rear seats

Knot Stoppin

  • 9.7 Metre Preston Craft
  • Powered by twin 250hp Suzuki’s
  • Full length Canopy
  • Toilet
  • Two 210 Litre Yeti Eskies
  • 600 Litre fuel tank
  • In 2c and 3c AMSA survey
  • All safety gear

  • Electronics
  • 16” Simrad evo3nss
  • 12” Simrad eveo3nss
  • 24” Simrad Halo radar
  • HS75 Simrad compass
  • JL Audio stereo system
  • 87” 112lb 36v Minn Kota
  • 60 litre Engel fridge/freezer

Our Packages


Half Day

Max 8 people


per person


(4-5 Hours)

  • Darwin Harbour, Charles Point, Fenton Patches, South Gutter, Gilruth Point, Middle Reef
  • Bait, fuel, tackle, rods, ice, catering supplied
  • BYO Alcohol

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Full Day

Max 8 people


per person


(8 Hours)

  • The Pinnacles, Fenton Patches, Bass Reef, East Bass, Roach Reef, Fish Reef, South & North Gutter, Charles Point
  • Bait, fuel, tackle, rods, ice, catering supplied
  • BYO Alcohol

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Day Charter

Max 8 people


per person


(10 Hours)

  • Roach reef, Bass reef tiwi island and Pinnacles
  • Bait, fuel, tackle, rods, ice, catering supplied
  • BYO Alcohol

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Full Day

Max 6 people


per person


(8 Hours)

  • Bait, fuel, tackle, rods, ice, catering supplied
  • BYO Alcohol

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Extended Day

Max 6 people


per person


(10 Hours)

  • Bait, fuel, tackle, rods, ice, catering supplied
  • BYO Alcohol

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Accomadation Packages

Multi day

Max 6 people


(2, 3, 4, 5)

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Landmark @ Gateway is an exciting new all-in-one entertainment venue open until 3am 7 days offering vastly different experiences over three levels for all ages in a themed “natural environment setting” including both family and restaurant dining, 4 different bars, gaming, sporting and TAB facilities and a top class nightclub that will change your perception on a night out.

The theme of the entire venue is that of the natural environment particularly the National Parks “Kakadu” and “Litchfield” where stone, wood and greenery are the key features.

At Landmark, you are sure to have “good times on every level”.

Shimano offers the most innovative fishing reels, rods and accessories in Australia and throughout the world. With the leading engineering technologies since 1921, Shimano produces the highest quality fishing products on the market. With a product range including the most advanced reels, rods, accessories, apparel, lures and more, we provide professional and recreational fisherman with everything you need for a weekend fishing trip and beyond.
Shimano fishing rods and fishing reels come in a wide range of choices to suit any style of fishing and at any price budget. Shimano offers the best selection of the most durable fishing rods and reels on the market. Each model has been designed in Australia, by experienced Australian anglers, who know exactly what is required when targeting the local species.

  • star rating  I had a fantastic afternoon out fishing on Darwin Harbour with a couple of mates with Skipper Charles & Deckhand Jack who worked hard to successfully get us on some... read more


    star rating  Early start crew helpful with my two kids, travelled well out to find the right spots for all to catch some nice fish. Kids and I will definitely will do... read more


    star rating  We visited Darwin in July and had our charter booked, Charles & Zac were fantastic, friendly knowledgeable and easy to get on with, Charles had great experience and knowledge on... read more


    star rating  Charles and Zac took us out and their service was great! We caught a variety of fish and got to take home a nice big bag of fresh filleted fish.... read more

  • star rating  Complete package. Fish biting from first stop. Charles and Zac extremely helpful. Gear all supplied.


    star rating  Awesome day! Small group, clean boat, great staff, professional and fun! We did the 1/2 day trip which was perfect for me! Could not recommend highly enough! A definite must do!


    star rating  Awesome day out with Yknot charters.
    Everyone on the boat caught plenty of fish. The crew were very helpful.


    star rating  Catching so many fish and 4 sharks!!
    Charles and Zach were excellent teachers and very knowledgeable and made it fun.

  • star rating  Had a great day out with Charles and Zac yesterday. Didn't manage to hook any monsters... but that's fishing. Still managed plenty of tasty reef species to take home. ... read more


    star rating  Great team, great boat, great fishing, great day out on the water. Charlesy runs a professional and fun fishing charter. We had a great day out and caught loads of... read more


    star rating  This is a well run and oiled machine, had a great trip nothing to add here from every other 5 star rating! Just Do It


    star rating  Went out with Charlsey and Ben. These guys know what’s going on. Had a ball out wide from Dundee, didn’t need to lift a finger. Put us on some... read more

  • star rating  Had a full day charter out on the water with Charlesy and Ben. Caught plenty of fish and had a great time with all the boys. The skipper knows exactly... read more

    Jason P

    star rating  We went out with a group of mates today and the boys from YNot could not have been more accommodating. They clearly know what they are on about taking us... read more


    star rating  This experience will be locked and loaded in my memory bank forever. Awesome day fishing made even better by the helpful, experienced and engaging crew. Anyone wanting a great day... read more


    star rating  I went on this charter with my 12 year old son. Charles, and the crew made every effort to make sure we had a great day. My son says it's... read more

    Kate I
  • star rating  Our charter to Dundee for the day has definitely been the highlight of our year! Charles made sure that we were in all the right fishing spots and we got... read more


    star rating  Well what can I say,other than this was one of the most magical days on the water. Many different fish caught throughout the day, and how lucky were we, we... read more

    Brooke M

    star rating  The best fishing charter we have been on thanks to Charles and Ben for a great day on the water. Next time in Darwin a must do outing. Great boat... read more


    star rating  Recently had a girls trip and it was an absolute ripper day. They were professional but FUN - Yknot goes out of their way to make sure everyone’s catching fishing... read more

  • star rating  Top stuff from start to finish. The guys put on a great spread for lunch and snacks and the fishing was brilliant. Caught heaps of fish from jewfish to snapper... read more


    star rating  Charles and Hoffy run a first class charter - we worked our way through numerous marks in search of fish, with Charles not wasting time on spots that weren’t firing.... read more


    star rating  Went out for 2 days with Charlesy and Hoffy. Caught pretty much every species available - Coral Trout, Cobia, Red Emperor, Giant Trevally, Stripey’s, mud crabs, Shark, Tuna, Mackerel &... read more


    star rating  Had a fantastic extended day with Charlsey and Hoffy for the better halfs birthday. The fishing was outstanding and on from the first drop! The friendliness of the boys made... read more

    Jake L
  • star rating  Charles provided a great snack on board (barbeque) which was largely overlooked as we could not stop catching fish. The whole group were successful as Charles 'spared no fuel' to... read more

    Dale S

    star rating  These guys are a bunch of great blokes and our family had an epic day on the boat with them. They've got good banter and very hospitable. The boat is... read more


    star rating  A group of girlfriends and I promised each other to get outdoors more this dry season. OUR BEST OUTDOOR IDEA was organising YKnot Fishing Charters to take us out for... read more


    star rating  Had a fantastic day with Charlie and hoffy the fishing was outstanding with heaps being caught the friendliness of the boys made the day so much fun I highly... read more

    Gary A
  • star rating  What a weekend! Great blokes, great boat, great spots and great fish. Make some memories and get on yknot fishing charters!!! See you boys and Rach soon.More

    Nathan O

    star rating  We had a fantastic time, familys been on a few charters in our time YKnot charters would have to be the best, you will be hooked up to... read more

    Krissy R

    star rating  Had a ball with the guys from Yknot. Highly recommend, just like being out with your mates but they know where the fish are! Boat and set up was great,... read more

    Caine T

    star rating  My husband and I are Darwin locals but booked a full day charter with the fellas from Yknot Fishing Charters for yesterday - Sunday the 28th July 2019 and let... read more

  • star rating  Couldn’t have been happier with the Yknot fishing crew, boat and equipment. Had a great days fishing, with the skipper always putting us on the fish. BBQ lunch with fresh... read more


    star rating  Had an amazing day out with Yknot. The experienced, friendly staff made it a very memorable day. Went to 3 different fishing sites and caught a fish within 5 minutes... read more


    star rating  Can’t speak highly enough of these guys! Had an amazing time out on the boat, seriously loved every minute.


    star rating  Charles always goes to any length to ensure the day is great, really awesome crew and guy couldn't recommend more. Make sure you get him to organise somewhere to cook... read more

  • star rating  Went out for a day with Charles and Josh as a last minute outing and can't rate these guys highly enough!!! Plenty of fish was caught by all and some... read more


    star rating  By far the best part of our holiday, great fishing,great people, no point going on any other fishing charter!

    Shianne B

    star rating  This was by far the best fishing charter I've ever been on!!! The captain Charles and decky Hoffy were professional, entertaining and clearly passionate about what they do and provide... read more

    Adrian B

    star rating  Excellent time provided by Charlesy & Josh. Quick trip out to the fishing spot with fish straight away. Big variety of fish & entertainment provided by our hosts including some... read more