Snapper

Summer snapper make a comeback

SnapperThe snapper have just recently kicked back into gear in both bays, with the reaches from Frankston – Mt Martha providing most of the action, while in Westernport there have been fish spread out from Corinella through to both entrances.…


Port Phillip Snapper success

SnapperWhile the Melbourne weather really hasn’t been very fishing-friendly at all for most of the snapper season, there have still been some keen anglers getting out and amongst the fish. The rough and wetter than normal conditions have…


Shore based snapper and salmon

SnapperWith some pretty average weather on it’s way over the weekend, it’s time to get out the long rods and be in search of some local shore based action. The piers and local beaches and rock platforms will be a hit with anglers in…


Autumn Snapper

SnapperThere have been some lovely snapper caught over the past week, with both bays producing quality fish to 5kg or so. A growing portion of anglers putting in the effort to target them year round are finding that they can be found and caught well…


WPB Gummies and Snapper

SnapperNow is a great time of year to be fishing locally, especially in Western Port. The large gummies on offer around the Western entrance and inside the port are excellent with some seriously-sized females moving in to pup. Fishing fresh baits…


RED hot snapper action

SnapperPort Phillip’s autumn snapper bite continues with fish to nearly 8kg being landed by persistent anglers. The fish have been a bit more widespread this autumn, as they were over the spring period but there are enough about to be…


Worth having a bait in the water!

SnapperWhile you’ve got a bait in the water you’ve got a shot! Customer Aujin was fishing the river near the first floodgate in search of bream when he landed a nice pinkie snapper of 57cm. Fishing small baits of prawn he got the shock…