Boat Hire

Shady Camp boat hire gives you the opportunity to discover the wetlands and floodplains of the Mary River at your own leisure.

Boats are delivered to the waters edge for your convenience.
Available for 1 to 9 hours use, between 7.30am & 5pm daily.

Bookings are essential. Contact us at Point Stuart Wilderness Lodge

All boats are surveyed for 3 people and include fuel and safety equipment.


4.1 metre Polycrafts

- 40 HP  2 stroke Yamaha outboard
- Casting deck
- Storage compartments
- Stable / comfortable construction

Cost - $195

Tackle Hire

Various fishing rod and tackle hire is also available from the lodge.
Ice, bait and refreshment can be purchased for your days adventure.

Experience Shady Camps amazing sunsets, abundant bird life, crocodiles and excellent Barramundi fishing.

Point Stuart’s staff will help you get on to some barra with local fishing info on where and how to catch them.