Located on the North West Cape of Western Australia, Exmouth is a remote coastal town laden with palm trees, beautiful blue waters and offers some amazing sport fishing action.


Exmouth provides a spectacular location for land, beach and deep sea boat fishing. Surrounded by the Indian ocean, close to the continental shelf and within close proximity to Ningaloo Reef, there is an abundance of fish life that provides diverse fishing grounds. Explore the rugged coastline and crystal clear waters to challenge Giant Trevally, Sailfish and up to 6 types of Australian billfish. Whether you are looking for an ultimate fishing experience or a relaxed unique place to throw out a line you won’t be disappointed. Exmouth is slowly becoming one of the best fishing destinations in the world.

Top Fish Species

  • Blue, black and striped marlin
  • Billfish
  • Sailfish
  • Yellowfin tuna
  • Giant Trevally
  • Golden Trevally
  • Coral Trout
  • Mahi mahi
  • Wahoo
  • Spanish Mackeral

Best time to Fish

Varies according to targeted fish species.

Other Activities

  • Swimming with Whale Sharks
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Ningaloo Reef

Getting there

Exmouth is 1,270km north of Perth in Western Australia. Flying into Exmouth from Perth will take approximately 1 hour 54 minutes or if you choose to drive it will take 12-14 hours.


Exmouth has a variety of accommodation options.