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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula Snapper are still on offer in Corio Bay, something that Steven Lee could relate after picking up a beauty of 9.5 kg on Sunday night on a pilchard. Anchored some distance offshore from the Mountain View Quarries, … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Despite rough and windy weather, some anglers have caught snapper in Corio Bay, both from the inner and outer harbors; among them Daniel Johnson, who – along with different companions – has caught snapper on each of his last five … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Freshwater With the promise of great fishing, local anglers Trevor Holmes, Ben Young and Michael Evans hired the services of professional fishing guide Graham Edridge to fish for rainbow trout in the Twizel Canals on New Zealand’s South Island. Their … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula Making an early start on Corio Bay last week, Graham Bate of Lara was soon soaking pilchards offshore from the Mountain View Quarries, hopeful of catching a snapper: No problem there, and at 9.7 kg it was … Continue reading

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Geoff’s Fishing Report

Corio Bay/Bellarine Peninsula On Sunday, with the smell of snapper in the air, Andrew Johnson, along with Dennis and Brodie Bell, headed out west of Wilson Spit where their sounder readings provided some encouragement. Despite the cold easterly breeze, things … Continue reading

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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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