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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula With last week’s strong north westerlies and choppy seas, Stuart Scott fished offshore from the Mountain View Quarries alone, and it wasn’t long before he hooked a good size snapper. Unfortunately though, it escaped when the hook … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula With Corio Bay’s water temperature rising a full degree since the end of July, our resident snapper are now on offer; in fact several have been caught already. The biggest I know of so far was taken … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula Fishing in front of the Mountain View Quarries on Wednesday night, Stuart Scott was hoping for a snapper when at around 7.30, one of his rods gave a half-hearted salute that could have been anything really. But … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Offshore Taking a run offshore from Torquay over the weekend, Kevin McLoughlin, along with Brian and Chris Nolan, and Jai Nolan 8, were not sure about Jai’s eagerness to grab a rod that had just sprung to life with a … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula Danny Morgan, whom we see little of these days with work commitments at King Island, was a renowned Corio Bay snapper fisherman, and his son Jordan, who’d just turned eleven, wanted to catch one himself; so they … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Offshore With reasonable weather, anglers fishing offshore have taken some good size gummy shark of late with 20 to 30 metres of water a good place to begin looking. Among those to do well were Kevin McLoughlin and Marcus Pearson … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Offshore With the previous weeks’ heavy swells gone, Aaron Habgood of Reds Fishing Adventures was quick to take advantage. And as usual, soon found a good patch of gummy shark off Port Phillip Heads in 24 metres of water, from … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

ng>Freshwater Wurdiboluc Reservoir is well known for producing magnificent fish, but catching them requires a good deal of persistence. However, Michael Evans usually gets the job done and sent in photos of yet another large brown trout and a similar … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Freshwater Justin Burns and Simon Williams, fished the Murray River near Echuca over the weekend, patiently casting lures into likely looking areas as they drifted downstream, a productive exercise as it turned out, for their catch included a 95 cm … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Australian salmon are probably the easiest catch from Corio Bay at present with shoals of fish to a kilogram or so in both the inner and outer harbours, their presence being betrayed by birds working overhead. Land based anglers have … Continue reading

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