Saltwater – Fish

Local land based bread and butter

Saltwater – FishThe weather this week has been great for anglers, and with a few more days left of school holidays there are some great options to get the kids outside and enjoy some good fishing. The garfish fishing has been excellent with…


Gippsland Lakes bream

Saltwater – FishThe gippsland lakes have been fishing very well for quality bream at present, as there is still some fresh water feeding in from higher up in the feeder rivers. This fresh water puts some anglers off as it seems…


Southern squid and whiting

Saltwater – FishThe southern Mornington peninsula is again the place to be looking if you’re searching for squid and whiting – with some good quality squid at that. Even though the weather this week hasn’t been bad enough to…


Bread and Butter pier species

Saltwater – Fish Frankston and Seaford piers have been fishing well for gars. Staff member Don fished Frankston and Oliver’s Hill earlier in the week and caught a feed of garfish. Don found the usual fine…


Tuna still moving along West Coast

Saltwater – FishFor anglers planning on heading down along the West Coast when the next weather window allows, the tuna fishing has still been good. The main areas of interest have been out from Portland and Apollo Bay. Fishing out from…


Southern squid

Saltwater – FishPort Phillip’s southern end has been running hot and cold for squid this week, but last week many anglers reported excellent squid fishing. The region from Mt Martha through to Sorrento has been best, with plenty caught…


Peninsula producing salmon

Saltwater – FishSouth-East Melbourne’s ocean beaches have been fishing well for salmon over the past week as anglers have ventured further from home. St Andrews and Gunnamatta have been the pick of the lot, with the furthermost Eastern…


West coast barrels

Saltwater – FishBarrel tuna have been on everyone’s lips over the past week. Now that Melbourne’s COVID-imparted boundaries are gone, anglers are wasting not time and travelling down the West Coast in search of these monster tuna.…


Garfish galore

Saltwater – FishGarfish have been keeping many anglers busy during times of travel limited to 25km. Many anglers have found that fishing for garfish has kept them local to their home or work, and perfect – as the gars have been going…


Winter bream back on the bite

Saltwater – FishThere have been anglers making the most of their local 25km fishing options over the past week – but now that these boundaries have been dropped Gippsland is a worthy trip in search of the big winter bream. While the…