Tiwi Island Retreat is known as one of the Northern Territory’s best fishing, adventure and Indigenous arts and cultural hubs for a reason. These experiences can be added booked on arrival at the retreat.
Let one of our knowledgeable guides take you on a scenic drive along our breathtaking 5 Mile Beach, where you can spot incredible wildlife and soak in pristine landscapes. Stop for a picnic prepared by our wonderful chef and enjoy the serenity before you cruise back to the retreat (2 hours) $75/person.
Head out in one of our fishing boats with a guide to discover our secret fishing spots hidden down the estuaries. Dependant on tide times, you may also catch mud crabs or simply target the elusive Barramundi and Threadfin Salmon, amongst other local species, and we can cook some of your catch for you back at the retreat (allow 2 hours) $265/person.
Enjoy a helicopter journey above spectacular Tiwi Island landscapes and immerse yourself in Australia’s most idyllic remote waterhole at Ranku with a gourmet picnic hamper included. This is a truly unforgettable Tiwi experience (2.5 hours) $495/person (minimum 2 people).
This charter takes you to the most remote, pristine fishing environments in the Top End. Targeting popular tropical species including Blue Salmon, Thread-fin Salmon, Jewfish, Golden Snapper, Mangrove Jack and more. Our custom-built Catamaran, experienced skipper, fishing equipment and packed lunch, will guarantee an enjoyable time out on the water. This tour requires a minimum of 6 people to go ahead, we will advise at the time of booking whether minimum numbers have been met $480/person. *The half day version of this activity is included in the ‘For Fishos Package’.
Explore the beautiful Tiwi Islands from the sky! Fly over stunning turquoise coastlines, sandy beaches, and red cliffs, keeping your eyes peeled for local birdlife, wild brumbies, buffalo and crocodiles then stop for a swim at a local waterhole and enjoy a picnic lunch with refreshments. Access one of our favourite beach spots for some land based fishing or simply soak up your surrounds before heading back to the retreat (4 hours) $799/person (minimum 2 people).
Access the Tiwi Islands’ most secluded and hard to reach fishing spots. With high-quality fishing equipment and an experienced local guide/pilot the odds are in your favour to land a Barramundi. If you’re after an action-packed adventure, then this option is for you (4 hours) $1225/person (minimum 2 people).
Join the team at Tiwi By Design for a unique Indigenous arts and cultural experience at the local arts centre. Listen to the stories of life and culture on the Tiwi Islands before participating in an exclusive ‘behind-the-scenes’ screen printing workshop, where you can create your own tea towel or t-shirt souvenir. You will also be given a tour of the local museum and old church which are bursting with culture and history (2 hours) $480/person. This add-on is included in the ‘Tiwi By Design’ package.
This is an extension of the Tiwi Design Cultural Tour and involves time spent with Traditional owners of the land. You will learn about their ways of knowing, being and doing through an immersive experience around the Island with a simple sandwich lunch included. This option requires booking at least one week in advance (6 hours) $500/person. Subject to season availability and local community events.
If Indigenous culture and art are your passion and you’re left itching for more, then this is the tour for you. Get whisked away in a helicopter and transfered to Milikapiti on Melville Island where you can take in all things culture, art and history. One of the respected local artists will escort you on an exclusive tour of the Jilamara Art Centre and Muluwurri Museum. You will learn about art and culture from those who live it, as you soak in the beautiful views of Melville Island along the way. This is a once in a lifetime experience that will not disappoint. Price available on request.