Westernport Bay

Quality calamari numbers

Westernport BayThe squid fishing has been great for anglers spending the time out on both bays in search of them. While both bays have been fishing well for squid, Southern Port Phillip has been more productive for the anglers fishing from…


Autumn Snapper

Westernport BayThere 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…


Westernport's Winter Squid

Westernport BayWesternport has been experiencing a good early Winter or larger squid as they come to spawn. While many anglers go in search of large squid later during the year, the onset of cooler weather and water temps prompts some big models to…


King George Whiting

Westernport BayThe whiting fishing continues to provide anglers with quality fishing, with both bays producing fish. The lower regions of both bays have held consistency while cooler top end waters are starting to slow down more. There have still…


Westernport Bay Elephants still about

Westernport BayWhile the ‘normal’ Autumn weather slipped away from us recently – it should be back and with it most of the usual Autumn target species. In Westernport Bay the most well known Autumn appearance is the elephant fish.…


Southern Shore Based Squid

Westernport 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

Westernport 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 have…


Offshore

Westernport BayDuring the spell of quality weather we have been having locally, there have many who have ventured offshore in search of gamefish such as tuna, kingfish and sharks. While the kingfish action has been hit and miss of late, the bluefin…


WPB Gummies and Snapper

Westernport BayNow 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…


Wonderful Whiting

Westernport 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…