Port Phillip Bay

Bread and butter

Port Phillip BayThe Winter run of garfish has been anticipated by many since last year and there have been numbers of gars around at present. Weather conditions have favoured them with no really rough onshore winds to move them off or bring in the…


Local bream warming up

Port Phillip Bay Young gun Fisherman Mike has been targeting the bream around his local bayside estuaries. With the water cooling off the bigger bream have become more active and are a worthy prize for persistence.…


Southern Shore Based Squid

Port Phillip BayEven though rough weather has discoloured many land based squid options, many more are on the mend and fishing well. Southern Port Phillip has held the most consistent fishing for squid at present, with anywhere south of Mt Martha…


King George Whiting consistency

Port Phillip BayThe Rough weather that we have received the past fortnight or so has kept most anglers off most waterways, but the keen few have been making the most of the small windows amongst the weather to target a feed of whiting. Both bays…


Land Based Squid

Port Phillip BayThe squid fishing has been good around the bays over the past week or so. Both bays have been producing squid for anglers fishing from the shore, with Stony Point and Flinders proving to be productive. Stony Point has produced…


King George Whiting

Port Phillip BayThe whiting fishing continues to kick on well into Autumn. Both bays are fishing well for KGW, with a growing number of year-round whiting aficionados following the fish about throughout the seasons. At present the fish are still…


Tuna time

Port Phillip BayEven though conditions haven’t been ideal for many during the week, there have been some keen anglers making the most of the decreased boat traffic offshore and tangling with some good size bluefin tuna. With some better…


Wonderful Whiting

Port Phillip BayThe whiting reports from both Westernport and Port Phillip have continued to be excellent. While the height of Summer can provide numbers of smaller fish, there have still been some excellent fish caught if you can weed through the…


RED hot snapper action

Port Phillip BayPort 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…


Local land based results

Port Phillip BayThe northern end of the bay has been fishing well for good table sized flathead and whiting. The shallows have been producing sand flathead to 50cm around any rockfall, gutter or reef ledge. Fishing soft plastics has been the most…