The Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre of the mighty barramundi
The Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre
Discover the amazing secrets of the mighty barramundi at The Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre, the only hatchery in the world to breed the Southern Gulf strain of this iconic fish! Watch an amazing short film in their theatre – about Barramundi, the fishing industry and the wonderful community of Karumba and hear stories from the Commercial fishermen who catch them
From #humble beginnings with a second hand, #donated #equipment the Centre was started by a group of professional fishermen who set out to restock the local waterways with fingerlings to ensure a #sustainable fishing future for years to come. They became known as the #Barramundi #Restocking #Association.
The brand new interactive and state of the art Interpretive Centre provides the history stories
The brand new interactive and state of the art #Interpretive #Centre provides the history, stories, lifecycle and habits of these sought-after fish. Discover the wetlands and mangroves and learn about the incredible birdlife and stunning southern Gulf flora.
Watch an amazing short film in our #theatre – about Barramundi, the fishing industry and our wonderful community of Karumba, and hear stories from the #Commercial #fishermen who catch them.
Enjoy views over the #saltwater #lagoon, displaying #flora and #fauna straight from the Norman River.
Enjoy a quality coffee or scrumptious meal overlooking the beautiful lagoon at the Wild Fish Cafe!
for October, November, and December. You may also do advanced booking for January, February, and March.
Postal Address: Karumba Point Sunset Caravan Park, PO Box 61 Karumba Queensland 4891
Tel: (07) 4745 9277
Fax (07) 4745 9480