Any Fisho can reel in the mill.

Season Seven starts in 12 days, 6 hours, and 38 minutes



Fish & Win

There are multiple ways to win big with Million Dollar Fish! You could take home huge cash prizes of up to a million bucks.

Fish & Win

Lucky Prize Pool

By simply registering, you’ll also go into our Lucky Prize Pool draw, where every month we’ll be giving away epic prizes from our partners!

Lucky Prize Pool

Reel Stories

Read about what happened during previous seasons of Australia’s richest fishing competition, Million Dollar Fish.


10% off with Britz

Keen to get out and explore the NT? Our mates at Britz are offering 10% with the discount code BRITZNT10. Valid til 30 Sept 21.


From Our Socials.


Check this out! Our mates at Britz Campervans are offering all Million Dollar Fish registered fishos 10% off daily vehicle rates.

To take up this great offer from Britz Darwin, book using the discount code ‘BRITZ10’ before Thursday, 30 September. 

To book, head to the link in our bio.
For all you fishos down south, we've spotted some epic flight deals on @webjet_au 👀

You can save up to $200 on flights to the NT when travelling before 30th June 2022. 

Book your Top End holiday and start chasing that million dollar barra! The sale ends Thursday.

The link to book is in our bio.
We want to see your catch! 🎣 Million Dollar Fish Season 7 kicks off next month, and it's time to start bragging about your bagged Barra.

If you've got a catch to share or just a great pic of you and your mates on the water, tag us or use the hashtag #MillionDollarFish for the chance to score a FREE Million Dollar Fish season 7 official shirt. We'll draw a new winner every month until the end of March!

Thanks to @rowan_rowdy_sutton who is now in the running 👌

#milliondollarfish #ntaustralia #fishingaustralia #darwinnt
Alright, let's talk about some of the epic prizes you can go in to win just by registering for Million Dollar Fish Season 7!

Our top-valued prize includes two spots on the @greatnorthern_aus Breakaway trip with @mattwright himself.

Valued at over $10,000, this once in a lifetime experience is a four day, three night trip to the Tiwi Islands in the NT. The winners will enjoy heli-fishing, air boating, deep sea fishing and a scenic chopper flight by day, followed by fresh caught-and-cooked fish with a couple of cold Great Northerns by night.

Heck yes! Did we mention it's FREE to register? Get your name on the list today (the link is in our bio)!
Happy Father's Day to all the Million Dollar Dads out there! Who's spending Sunday on the water? 🎣

The Million Dollar Fish Season 7 merch is looking schmick! 👌

Check out the full range on our website including shirts, fish headz and stubby coolers. 

And how's this for a deal: register for Season 7 and you'll receive an exclusive discount code giving you 40% off the official shirt.

Get on it fishos, the link to register is in our bio!
Mates! Regos are now open for SportsBet Million Dollar Fish Season 7!

With over 100 prize-tagged barra released across the Top End from October 1, it's time to start planning your Top End adventure.

There's more! Sign up and you're automatically entered into the Lucky Prize Pool to be in with the chance of winning over $60,000 worth of prizes.

What are you waiting for? Jump on and register at the link in our bio.
We recently caught up with Arthur Chapman, who won the Million Dollar Fish Season 6 NT Now Helifishing Adventure!

When Arthur Chapman found out he’d won the ultimate fishing trip to the Territory, the first person he told (apart from his wife) was his best mate.

Arthur said choosing his best mate of 46 years and fellow mad keen fisho Keith Gitsham was a no brainer.

“I had a few mates who were angling to join me, but I’ve known Keith since we were kids. Almost every fond memory I have as a kid growing up has me and Keith holding a fishing rod,” Arthur said.

“We’ve been fishing all over Queensland and just a little in the NT, and he was the perfect person to share this trip of a lifetime for flying, fishing and fun in the Territory.”

Check out the full story on our website (link in bio).
Fishos, we've got some rippa news to share with you! 🎣 

The results from Million Dollar Fish Season 6 are in, and we're stoked to reveal the comp generated an economic benefit (new money 💰) of $11 million to the Top End, and an economic stimulus of $41.3 million for the Territory. You little beauty! 👌 

Thanks to everyone registered for Season 6 (close to 29,000 of you!) and around 25,000 fishos who wet a line in the Top End to hook a tagged barra.

Million Dollar Fish Season 7 returns on 1 October 2021, with regos opening later this year. Stay tuned for more details!

For more info about the Season 6 research, check out this link:
George Voukolus is no stranger to catching red-tagged barra! The Darwin-based fisho recently caught his FOURTH red tag at Cahills Crossing – the most tagged fish anyone has ever caught in the history of Million Dollar Fish! 

While the Cahills Crossing barra didn’t have a prize attached to it, the Territorian has managed to reel in two other eligible $10,000 fish in 2016 and 2017. And the following year, the mad-keen fisho hooked another out-of-season fish in 2018. How’s that for luck?! Or should we say skill… 

We caught up with George (AKA the barra-nator) recently to find out his top tips for catching red tags in the Top End!

🎣 Watch out for crocs! Especially when land-based fishing at night time.
🎣 Keep changing your lure – if you’re not having any luck after five or ten minutes, try a different one.
🎣 If you hear barra boofing, whack a fizzer or popper on.
🎣 Make sure you register for Million Dollar Fish in case you catch a prize-tagged barra.

Subscribe for Million Dollar Fish updates at (link in bio) and make sure you register for the competition once entries open on 1 September 2021.
Now is the time to start planning that Top End fishing adventure! @jetstaraustralia is offering flights to Darwin from just $89 one way.

Book your flight at

Sale ends 11:59pm Monday, 24th May (unless sold out prior).
The Barra Nationals are back in 2021, kicking off next Wednesday, 28th April.

To sweeten the winnings this year, we're paying $1000 to the first angler to catch a Million Dollar Fish tagged Barra during the comp! 🤑

We can't wait to see who will take home the title and reel in the extra cash.

For more information about the tournament, visit their profile: @barra_nationals

Good luck out there fishos!

That's a wrap, Million Dollar Fish Season 6 is officially complete! 🎣

And what a season it was:

〰️ 11 lucky fishos reeled in a winning red tag
〰️ $115,000 was won in prize money
〰️ 44 prize pool giveaways were drawn
〰️ $7500 was donated to charity

And of course, countless hours were spent on the water with mates.

Although Season 6 has ended, remember all seven $1 million tagged fish remain active year-round. Good luck out there and see you in Season 7, kicking off on 1st October, 2021!

Well, what a season! We have to say a huge thank you to our awesome partners that make this comp the BEST and richest fishing competition in the world!

Give them a follow and share the fisho love. 🙌👇

Major Partners: @sportsbetcomau @ntaustralia

We may be just DAYS out from Season 6 ending but did you know that the 𝗠𝗜𝗟𝗟𝗜𝗢𝗡 𝗗𝗢𝗟𝗟𝗔𝗥 𝗙𝗜𝗦𝗛 remains active throughout the year?! 😍

That's right, KEEP FISHING (hello run-off), there are 7 x million dollar fish out there in our Top End waterways! 🎣

Season 7 starts October 1st 2021 🤑 


📷 : @charlotteklose
They don't get much bigger than this. 😳

The Territory is home to HUGE barra and HUGE crocs... We know which one we'd prefer to pull into the boat. 🤣

📷 @jumpingcrocodilecruises
#becrocwise #milliondollarfish

Season 6 of MDF comes to an end next Wednesday and @sportsbetcomau are itching to make some lucky fisho a million dollars richer! 🤑

It's your LAST chance to register and hit the water to WIN the big bucks 👉 LINK IN BIO

Wetting a line one day, holding a big a** cheque the next! 😍 🙌 
Taking a look back at our Season 6 winners 👇 

𝐍𝐚𝐦𝐞? Brian Ahrens
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐝𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐡𝐨𝐦𝐞? Humpty Doo
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞/𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐝𝐢𝐝 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐜𝐡 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐳𝐞-𝐭𝐚𝐠𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐟𝐢𝐬𝐡? Fought off a croc to bag the barra at Bridge Lagoon. 
𝐋𝐞𝐧𝐠𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐛𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐚? 68cm fish worth $10,000
𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐬𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐡 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐜𝐚𝐬𝐡? Pay off the mortgage or go on a helicopter fishing tour. 
𝐃𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐰𝐡𝐞𝐧 𝐢𝐭 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐛𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐚 𝐟𝐢𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠? I used my lucky lure, The Jackall. The day before and that morning I caught the red tag, I rubbed the belly of a Buddha that sits in my bedroom. An ornament that was given to me 30 years ago. About time some luck came from it. 

What better way to celebrate  #InternationalDayofHappiness than to hit the water (and become a millionaire?) 😏 🙌

Have a great day everyone, may your smiles be big and your lines be tight. 🎣

Let's take it back and recap to another one of our ripper Season 6 WINNERS 💰👇

𝐍𝐚𝐦𝐞? Kaitlyn Ahfat
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐝𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐡𝐨𝐦𝐞? Daly River Community 
𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞/𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐝𝐢𝐝 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐜𝐡 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐳𝐞-𝐭𝐚𝐠𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐟𝐢𝐬𝐡? I was out fishing with about 10 mates at the Daly River old crossing when I caught the red tag. Everyone was jumping up and down, we were so excited. 
𝐋𝐞𝐧𝐠𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐛𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐚? 63cm fish worth $10,000
𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐬𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐡 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐜𝐚𝐬𝐡? Our house is getting renovated, so the cash will go towards buying some furniture.

Remember with MARCH MADNESS you can DOUBLE your LOOT. Register now and hit the water: 

☘️ Feeling like you've got the luck of the Irish today for St Pat's Day?

There's SEVEN prize tagged barra out there RIGHT NOW swimming around worth $1,000,000!

Want a slice of that pie? (Actually, the whole thing?) Register today and hit the water. 

📷 : @darwintrailerboatclub
Sian is definitely a prime example of our '𝗟𝗨𝗖𝗞𝗬 𝗙𝗜𝗦𝗛𝗢'. 🎣

She landed this 68cm just out from East Arm and it's her FIRST time fishing, EVER!

Well done Sian - bet you have caught the fisho bug we all know and love now. 🐟 🐟 🐟

#milliondollarfish #luckyfisho
There's NO beating that 𝗳𝗶𝗿𝘀𝘁 𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘄𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗿 feeling. 😍

@ntaustralia doesn't only have some of the BEST fishing in the world, you better believe our sunrises are second to none.

📷 : @amandapern06

#ntaustralia #milliondollarfish
Planning a last minute fishing trip to the #TopEnd to chase those red tags before Season 6 ends?

Head on over to @webjet_au 72 hour sale offering $100 off any flight to Darwin with your airline of choice! ✈️

HURRY - sale ends 12 March
May the ladies slay! 🎣

Celebrating all the fab female fishos today for #internationalwomensday

Register for the final month of Million Dollar Fish Season 6 and hit the water with the gals! 👉 LINK IN BIO.

#IWD2021 #milliondollarfish

Ready to begin your adventure?

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