Fishing

Wed 6 Jan 2021

FISHING REPORT: Recent rain stirs up mudcrabs

Premium Content FISHING REPORT: Recent rain stirs up mudcrabs

Best spots to drop a line around the Bundaberg region this week.

Tue 5 Jan 2021

Why Wide Bay fishers should download this zoning app

Premium Content Why Wide Bay fishers should download this zoning app

The free app works even when you’re out of mobile range and could save you heaps in unnecessary fines.

Fri 25 Dec 2020

Reel in $400,000 in prizes in the 2021 Boyne Tannum HookUp

Premium Content Reel in $400,000 in prizes in the 2021 Boyne Tannum HookUp

Since its inception in 1996, Australia’s biggest fishing competition has brought millions into the Gladstone region economy.

Thu 24 Dec 2020

Fisheries blitz on freshwater impoundments

Premium Content Fisheries blitz on freshwater impoundments

So far almost $10,000 in fines have been issued and the number of Central Queensland offenders might surprise you.

Wed 23 Dec 2020

Your fishing outlook for the Christmas weekend

Premium Content Your fishing outlook for the Christmas weekend

How conditions will be if you want to drop a line this Christmas.

Tue 22 Dec 2020

Hi-tech navy joins search for illegal fishers in QLD waters

Premium Content Hi-tech navy joins search for illegal fishers in QLD waters

The surveillance from Townsville down to the Fraser Coast included helicopters and radiation detection cameras

Mon 14 Dec 2020

AMAZING PICS: The biggest barra hooked at Lake Callide

Premium Content AMAZING PICS: The biggest barra hooked at Lake Callide

Recently a 125cm monster broke the biggest barra record at Lake Callide but here are photos of the other crackers caught at the popular waterway.

Mon 7 Dec 2020

‘I was just glad we didn’t sink to the bottom of the ocean’

Premium Content ‘I was just glad we didn’t sink to the bottom of the ocean’

A Mackay teenager's quick thinking has potentially saved three people from disaster at sea near Keswick Island.

Tue 1 Dec 2020

Duo dressed for success turns heads on Fraser Island

Premium Content Duo dressed for success turns heads on Fraser Island

Forget the waders, wearing a suit in the surf provides a fresh morning experience. Check out this true fishy tale.

Fri 27 Nov 2020

‘Mad keen’ Mackay ‘fisho’ lands front cover of magazine

Premium Content ‘Mad keen’ Mackay ‘fisho’ lands front cover of magazine

He has a penchant for catching barra larger than children. Plus your weekend weather, tides and coastal forecast

Wed 25 Nov 2020

FISHING REPORT: Fish-a-plenty around the region

Premium Content FISHING REPORT: Fish-a-plenty around the region

Find out where this fish are biting around the region this week.

Wed 11 Nov 2020

$1 million on the line in Sydney Harbour fish hunt

Premium Content $1 million on the line in Sydney Harbour fish hunt

In what will be the ultimate fishing tall tale, the person who catches a tagged kingfish in Sydney Harbour will win a whopping $1 million.

Fri 30 Oct 2020

Explosive and unexpected fishing, just no barra this trip

Premium Content Explosive and unexpected fishing, just no barra this trip

Incredible offshore predators without a targeted species in sight. It didn’t matter in this fishing mecca.

Thu 29 Oct 2020

Aerial patrols catch ‘illegal’ fishers off Gladstone

Premium Content Aerial patrols catch ‘illegal’ fishers off Gladstone

A recent surveillance flight detected 14 alleged recreational offences in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

Tue 20 Oct 2020

Watch: Fisherman catches angry croc on lure

Premium Content Watch: Fisherman catches angry croc on lure

An angry crocodile was the last thing a Townsville fisherman expected to see on the end of his line. Watch the scary moment he brings the angry reptile up.

Thu 8 Oct 2020

Is this Australia's unluckiest fisho?

Premium Content Is this Australia's unluckiest fisho?

ANDREW Veal may be the Territory’s unluckiest fisho, catching a $10,000 barra two weeks before the official competition started.

Fri 2 Oct 2020

‘Aggressive American’ pest fish netted in Mackay

Premium Content ‘Aggressive American’ pest fish netted in Mackay

Anglers’ warning after pest fish caught: ‘As we broke the neck, eggs started coming out’

Wed 30 Sep 2020

WATCH: Fisherman uses Ooshies to catch 100+ fish

Premium Content WATCH: Fisherman uses Ooshies to catch 100+ fish

A MACKAY fisherman has turned into the popular Disney Ooshies which were handed out by Woolworths into a secret bait.

Tue 29 Sep 2020

$96k to be won in virtual fishing comp

Premium Content $96k to be won in virtual fishing comp

One of the richest virtual fishing competitions in Queensland launches this Thursday.

Fri 25 Sep 2020

What you need to know about fishing near Bundy this weekend

Premium Content What you need to know about fishing near Bundy this weekend

“As we know, Lake Monduran can be a hard place to fish, that’s why doing your homework is the key”

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