News

POLICE have located the owner of a kayak that was found by a passing boat in Western Port on Sunday morning. The angler had been tipped out of his craft after hooking a shark.

ARE you a user of the Patterson River at Carrum, Victoria? If so, the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning wants to hear from you!

IN good news for Victorian anglers, recent surveys of the Mitchell River have shown up big Aussie bass up to 32 cm in length.

THE Office of Emergency Management is seeking feedback from the community on the implementation of the new Rock Fishing Safety Act. Please complete this on-line survey...but be quick because it closes this Friday, February 16.

The second round of the Berkley B.A.S.S. Australia Nation Series event at Lake Glenbawn has been run and won. We have details of who won what on the site.

SAPPHIRE Cove is a new master-planned residential development at picturesque Bermagui. Keen anglers take note!

VERY high numbers of baby King George whiting in Port Phillip Bay point to sensational fishing ahead.

LAST year, the Victorian Fisheries Authority teamed up with the Australian Trout Foundation and recreational anglers to trial in-stream trout egg incubators in selected streams.

LUCKY Top End angler Dallas who recently caught an 80 cm barramundi in a bunker at his local golf course!

WE announce the winner of Club Marine's massive Boatloads of Fun competition.

GRANT Ashwell recently landed an incredible five marlin from his kayak in a single day, helping him reach his goal of 50 billfish from his ’yak.

TAKE a sneak peek at what's inside the March edition of Fishing World.

MARIJUANA trees flying through the air are the last thing you expect to see when bass fishing...but that is exactly what fishing guide Simon Fitzpatrick observed on a recent bass fishing trip.

THE temporary fishing closure for commercial and recreational fishers around the kingfish farms at Providence Bay in Port Stephens has been extended.

A FISHING program that aims to give renewed hope to men suffering from mental health disorders, such as depression and anxiety, will receive a $41,000 boost from the NSW Government.