Tag Archives: snapper

Snapper

When it comes to fishing in Australia, snapper are easily of the most popular and readily accessible saltwater species. When the end of July is marked off on the calendar, we begin to see posts on social media of keen anglers holding up beautiful winter reds at their favourite pier, rock platform or breakwall. Snapper […]

Stony Point Pier

Stony Point Pier can be challenging to fish, but it is a rewarding location and many highly rated species can be caught here, including squid, whiting,  flathead, snapper, and gummy shark. This pier is interesting as it is very seasonal, available catches seem to vary depending on the time of year, it is worth trying […]

Mordialloc

There is a reason this location profile is titled ‘Mordialloc’ rather than ‘Mordialloc Pier’, Mordialloc as a location offers three main fishing locations, with the pier being just one of them. Anglers often frequently fish the pier, beach and creek with different species available in each location. As usual, I will be splitting this guide […]

Brighton Pier

HOFF’S LOCATION PROFILES: BRIGHTON PIER Brighton Pier is best known for landbased snapper, although it is also a great pier for squid fishing at times, around the year, other fish such as flathead, salmon and whiting can come and go as they follow weather patterns and tide movements. LOCATION: Brighton MAIN SPECIES: Snapper, Squid, Whiting […]

Tenby Point

Featured in one of the earlier episodes of Oz Fish TV, this location is a favourite of ours with its unique landscape and good accessibility, it offers excellent landbased fishing for gummy shark, snapper and elephant fish. Other species can be caught here but those 3 are the main targets for most fishermen, if you […]

Corinella Pier

A wonderful fishing pier with nice amenities and a good range of available species, the terrain varies here between weedy, drop offs and structure, this combination encourages many species to the area, the pier has benches on the right hand side but it is a popular spot, make sure you get there well before prime […]

Mornington Pier

A beautiful pier with many regulars, Mornington Pier offers season fishing for species such as salmon, snapper, garfish and trevally, squid can be caught at the pier all year round. LOCATION: Mornington MAIN SPECIES: Squid, Snapper, Salmon, Garfish, Trevally GENERAL FISHING If you want to head down to Mornington pier for a casual fishing session, […]