Fishing

Thu 11 Jul 2019

Time for the Gympie region to put its best foot forward

premium_icon Time for the Gympie region to put its best foot forward

It is great to see the region hosting major events that inject "outside” money into the local economy and market our many attributes to the rest of the country

Wed 10 Jul 2019

Big numbers predicted for Rainbow Beach Fishing Classic

premium_icon Big numbers predicted for Rainbow Beach Fishing Classic

Event organisers are hoping for bigger numbers at the annual Rainbow Beach Family Fishing Classic, which starts next Friday.

Fri 5 Jul 2019

How to miss the big swell to hook a monster

premium_icon How to miss the big swell to hook a monster

With some pretty average conditions last weekend the offshore crews were stuck in dry dock.

Tino and 5 other legendary stories from Gympie sport

Tino and 5 other legendary stories from Gympie sport

Our local boy Tino Fa'Asuamaleaui finally made his NRL debut.

Thu 27 Jun 2019

NEW LAWS: Where and when you can catch this endangered fish

premium_icon NEW LAWS: Where and when you can catch this endangered fish

Year-round open season in some spots, closures planned for others

Wed 26 Jun 2019

WATCH: Shark steals fisherman's feed on pier

premium_icon WATCH: Shark steals fisherman's feed on pier

He shared the footage to the Facebook page of his business and it already has more than 5400 views.

Mon 24 Jun 2019

Gympie angler in fight of life against monster mackerel

premium_icon Gympie angler in fight of life against monster mackerel

Anglers can spend their entire lives hoping to hook onto a monster but one keen angler got his 'fish of a lifetime' last week.

Fri 14 Jun 2019

How to land a sizeable coral trout this weekend

premium_icon How to land a sizeable coral trout this weekend

Snapper and sweet lip some of the fish on the chew near Fraser Island.

Wed 12 Jun 2019

The search is on for Gympie's Athlete of the Year

premium_icon The search is on for Gympie's Athlete of the Year

Every week we are going to celebrate our best, and at the end of the year we will celebrate the best of the best

Fri 7 Jun 2019

How anglers can make the most of the perfect conditions

premium_icon How anglers can make the most of the perfect conditions

THE weather we have seen over the last couple of weeks would have to have be some of the best we have seen this year for anglers.

Fri 31 May 2019

Gympie region reefs that are firing due to ideal conditions

premium_icon Gympie region reefs that are firing due to ideal conditions

Big snapper should start to arrive with the odd larger knobby already landed over the weekend.

Tue 28 May 2019

‘F**ken hell that’s bigger than a metery …"

premium_icon ‘F**ken hell that’s bigger than a metery …"

A clapped-out tinny, a couple a beers, shitty eggbeater bream outfits and being massively outgunned by an unexpected barra horse... WATCH THE VIDEO

Mon 27 May 2019

Monster 90cm barra snared by Coolum fishing guru

premium_icon Monster 90cm barra snared by Coolum fishing guru

A Sunshine Coast woman has made her mark chasing monster barramundi in the Northern Territory.

Barra Bash 'turned it on' for Honey Badger

premium_icon Barra Bash 'turned it on' for Honey Badger

Nick Cummins fell in love with the Rockhampton region over weekend.

Sun 26 May 2019

Barra Bash: Craig and Karim reel in 7.7 metres of fish

premium_icon Barra Bash: Craig and Karim reel in 7.7 metres of fish

Experienced anglers won the 2019 Barra Bash fishing tournament.

Fri 24 May 2019

The bests spots to hook onto a giant snapper

premium_icon The bests spots to hook onto a giant snapper

WITH the weather not knowing what it is doing, plenty of anglers headed for the river systems to get their fishing fix.

Fri 10 May 2019

Where to haul in your next epic catch around Gympie

premium_icon Where to haul in your next epic catch around Gympie

With some good conditions and the new moon over last weekend, anglers were out in force.

Sat 4 May 2019

WHAT A CATCH: Wedded couple who 'hooked up at the HookUp'

premium_icon WHAT A CATCH: Wedded couple who 'hooked up at the HookUp'

Find out how this couple snagged a beautiful romance at the Boyne Tannum HookUp

Fri 3 May 2019

Where to snag your next monster catch around Gympie

premium_icon Where to snag your next monster catch around Gympie

Plenty on offer in the reefs off Double Island Point.

Fri 26 Apr 2019

The best spots to hunt a monster tuna

premium_icon The best spots to hunt a monster tuna

Mackerel are also around and some lucky anglers have also been able to pin a few in the bay.

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