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Melville Island | Tiwi Islands, 0822, Australia
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Johnson River Camp is about as remote as it gets on Melville Island. But it lacks none of the facilities for a comfortable stay while giving access to fishing the pristine Johnson River. The rooms are comfortable and air conditioned. The meals are excellent and...More

1  Thank George Z
Reviewed November 3, 2017

The Camp is under excellent management with Guide Paul and his Partner/Chef Kanna. Our party of 3 caught 440 fish in 6 days from feisty Mangrove Jacks though large Threadies. and big shiny Barras plus plenty of other species. Paul was on a par with...More

2  Thank Rambo16
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Johnson River camp is extremely comfortable and the guides Johno and Ben have incredible local knowledge if the river system and where the fish. Food and hospitality is excellent in a beautiful setting. Fishing and boats are all in top condition. Cannot be faulted.More

Thank Patrick E
Response from Nigel B, General Manager at Johnson River CampResponded October 4, 2015

Patrick, thanks for the very kind words and i'll ensure it's passed on to Johno and Ben. They try very hard to give top quality service and succeed every time. You may not know Patrick but our boats are made to our own design and...More

Reviewed July 12, 2015

just returned from 4 days fishing at the Johnson river camp. It was a truly unique experience ranging from river and creek fishing to 5klm offshore shoal fishing. the fishing was truly fantastic with plenty of fish each day ranging from barra , mangrove jack...More

Thank Darron M
Response from Nigel B, General Manager at Johnson River CampResponded July 22, 2015

Hi Darron, thanks for taking the time to post your comments. It sounds like you had a great trip and the Jono and Ben work very hard to try and ensure it all works seamlessly. Darron, we get fisherman of all experiences at our lodges...More

Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

The crew at the Johnson River Camp were fantastic! Very knowledgeable on fishing, friendly, always up for a laugh, willing to bend over backwards for any requests and at the end of the day would dish up some incredible food! An area of Australia still...More

Thank SVR26
Response from Nigel B, General Manager at Johnson River CampResponded July 22, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments from your last fishing trip. Your spot on when you talked about the untouched beauty of the Tiwi Islands. It's more how Australia used to be without the crowds. My wife, Janie and i had...More

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"all rooms equally good"
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Aug. 31, 2015
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