Estuary, Fishing stories, Photos, Think like a fish- fishing techniques

Fishing Bermagui River – key locations and what to target

For many anglers, Bermagui is synonymous with big game fish like tuna and marlin. However, there is a beautiful little river that flows into the marina that holds good numbers of many estuary species. It’s also quite picturesque, with a classically idyllic harbour, solid breakwall, mussel-encrusted bridge, tidal channel and forested bay all being key locations. In this article I’ll discuss these key locations…

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Fishing in China

I recently spent two weeks in China for a work trip. While I got a chance to see some of the main attractions like the Great Wall, Tiannanmen Square, Summer Palace, Forbidden City, Confuciuous’s temple etc, it was experiencing the food, drinking and fishing culture that was the highlight for me. Unfortunately I didn’t get to go fishing while I…

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Fishing stories, Trout

Open season: Cotter River Report

October long weekend If you’re fair dinkum, the October long weekend is in your diary for the footy finals. And yes footy is great (a little less great when your team bowed out of the competition weeks ago). If you’re a fishing tragic and you live in NSW or ACT, the October long weekend means the opening of the trout…

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