Fishing

Wed 16 May 2018

Everton sack manager Allardyce

Everton sack manager Allardyce

EVERTON have sacked manager Sam Allardyce despite the former England boss guiding them away from the relegation zone to a mid-table finish.

Wed 2 May 2018

Pro angler pinched for meddling with crab pots

premium_icon Pro angler pinched for meddling with crab pots

FISHERIES has made an example of a commercial crabber snapped interfering with gear during a surveillance operation involving strategically placed bait pots.

Sun 29 Apr 2018

Fishers, you'll have to let these ones go

Fishers, you'll have to let these ones go

THE annual zero bag limit closure for Australian Bass and Estuary Perch begins soon.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Local anglers show knowledge is power

Local anglers show knowledge is power

TWO encouraging items have appeared on the fishing scene during the past week - big bream are on the bite and more blackfish are making their appearance.

Wed 21 Mar 2018

FISHING TAILS: Oh dear, he has no rear!

FISHING TAILS: Oh dear, he has no rear!

Little Aussie battler defied nature as it used it's second soft fin and it's anal fin to swim in lieu of a tail.

Wed 14 Mar 2018

Couple of lizards put Goodbar on top of the table

Couple of lizards put Goodbar on top of the table

Winners and losers from the Copmanhurst Rest Point Hotel Social Fishing Club's weigh-in for March.

Wed 7 Mar 2018

Recent rain's great for anglers

Recent rain's great for anglers

What's biting this week and where from our local fishing experts.

Thu 1 Mar 2018

Wild weather has fishers staying dry

Wild weather has fishers staying dry

Activity for the rock hoppers was restricted by big seas, but those who ventured to the white water in the sheltered corners of the headlands managed to score

Thu 22 Feb 2018

Beating men's mental health disorder one cast at a time

Beating men's mental health disorder one cast at a time

THE barriers surrounding men's mental health are being broken down one cast of a fishing line at a time thanks to a government funded program.

FISHING: Plenty of catch in the safer estuary

FISHING: Plenty of catch in the safer estuary

Wild conditions stop snapper catches over the weekend

Mon 19 Feb 2018

Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

Decapitated and left to rot in the heat, 15 sharks found dead at Fingal Head

Man knocked off kayak by huge shark

Man knocked off kayak by huge shark

A FISHERMAN has had a terrifyingly close encounter with a shark after the three-metre long animal knocked him from his kayak.

Thu 15 Feb 2018

DEX Fishing prize for the one that didn't get away

DEX Fishing prize for the one that didn't get away

WINNING CATCH: Harwood fisherman Brendon Cotterill drew the winning ticket in the 2017 Daily Examiner Fishing Competition.

Heat slows down fishing weigh-ins

Heat slows down fishing weigh-ins

Fish also showing a reluctance to bite in hot weather

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Reel women line up for Coast fishing competition

Reel women line up for Coast fishing competition

THE thrill of reeling in her best fish is something Christie Turner hopes more women can experience.

Thu 8 Feb 2018

1.35M MONSTER: The massive barra lurking in Coast waterways

1.35M MONSTER: The massive barra lurking in Coast waterways

WATCH THE VIDEO: Sunshine Coast anglers have landed some impressive barramundi in recent days, including a 1.35m monster.

Whiting continue to dominate late-Summer catches

Whiting continue to dominate late-Summer catches

Biggest whiting was taken by Kieran Vane of Yamba who made the catch - 462g - on a yabbie bait in the Crystal Waters area.

Thu 1 Feb 2018

Fish come out for one last chance

Fish come out for one last chance

Barracuda tops the weights on final week of competition

Thu 25 Jan 2018

Club gives back to local rescue services

Club gives back to local rescue services

Club shows continuing effort to give back to community

Yamba's perfect spot for flathead

Yamba's perfect spot for flathead

Mangrove jack catches reported in bays and channels

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