Fishing

Tue 26 Mar 2019

CATCH OF THE WEEK: Brothers see double with massive catches

premium_icon CATCH OF THE WEEK: Brothers see double with massive catches

Find out how they managed to achieve their fishing feat

Mon 25 Mar 2019

Fisherman loses finger out at sea off Central Qld coast

premium_icon Fisherman loses finger out at sea off Central Qld coast

Coast guard and QAS respond to calls for help

Thu 21 Mar 2019

PHOTOS: Double Is angler nabs super rare monster fish

premium_icon PHOTOS: Double Is angler nabs super rare monster fish

'This is the biggest one I and everyone I know has ever seen caught.'

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Spike in ‘black market’ activity triggers ban

premium_icon Spike in ‘black market’ activity triggers ban

A SPIKE in ‘black market’ activity has sparked a Moreton Bay-wide ban on the collection of certain shellfish - and harsher penalties.

Fri 8 Mar 2019

VMR Fishing Classic reeling in the big catches this year

premium_icon VMR Fishing Classic reeling in the big catches this year

PREPARATIONS are well underway for this year's VMR Family Fishing Classic and the major prizes have just had their first test run.

Thu 28 Feb 2019

Rescuer wants tougher angler laws after bird deaths

premium_icon Rescuer wants tougher angler laws after bird deaths

A prominent wildlife rescuer has called for tougher restrictions on fishermen after a spate of bird deaths.

Fri 8 Feb 2019

Angler lands barra of a lifetime

premium_icon Angler lands barra of a lifetime

Landing a decent fish takes skill and concentration but reeling in a fish this size on a 6lb (2.7kg) whiting rod also takes some good luck.

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Underdogs lead All-Star Mile voting

premium_icon Underdogs lead All-Star Mile voting

Racing Victoria has been inundated by votes after the All-Star Mile ballot opened on Monday with a pair of unheralded contenders taking the early lead.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Boaties beware: rescue services 'not good enough'

premium_icon Boaties beware: rescue services 'not good enough'

Management concerns and ignorance on the water compound risks for Cooloola Coast boaties

Wed 2 Jan 2019

Five sharks caught in tourist spot

Five sharks caught in tourist spot

A FISHERMAN has caught five “hungry” sharks on a small stretch of river at a popular tourist area on the NSW mid-north coast.

Fri 28 Dec 2018

The best spots to fish as weather proves a challenge

premium_icon The best spots to fish as weather proves a challenge

WITH some crazy weather over the past week the fishing has been a little hard to judge.

Sat 22 Dec 2018

Living for fishing and fishing for a living

premium_icon Living for fishing and fishing for a living

The crew of the reef fishing boat Maharani have a job many people would envy.

Fri 21 Dec 2018

Fishing retrospective: 2018 was a real fishing frenzy

Fishing retrospective: 2018 was a real fishing frenzy

"Now it's time to catch a Chrissy feast."

Murky waters as tides rise in Mackay

premium_icon Murky waters as tides rise in Mackay

Anglers of Mackay can expected a fruitful experience on the waters this weekend.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Terrific family locations to enjoy great holiday action

Terrific family locations to enjoy great holiday action

Within a short drive of Ipswich, there are a lot of great children friendly fishing and camping options.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

FISHING WITH DAZ: Good fishing in Gladstone

premium_icon FISHING WITH DAZ: Good fishing in Gladstone

Looking back at year of highlights on the water.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

New kayak hotspot offers cast and retrieve excitement

New kayak hotspot offers cast and retrieve excitement

NORTH Pine Dam on Brisbane's north side has opened a new section of the dam to kayak anglers and the reports have been great.

Wed 12 Dec 2018

There is one advantage to low dam storage levels

premium_icon There is one advantage to low dam storage levels

LESLIE Dam is at 8.5 per cent capacity. This bad news for most people, but every low-lying lake has a silver lining.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Mooring bad decision by drunk fisherman

premium_icon Mooring bad decision by drunk fisherman

He had three choices and the one he picked landed him in court

Mon 10 Dec 2018

'The boat had been painted silver and it was still wet'

premium_icon 'The boat had been painted silver and it was still wet'

A MOTHER of three who took to using drugs after a long-term relationship break down was busted trying to sell a stolen boat and trailer on Facebook.

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