Hervey Bay Queensland Fishing


There are so many great fishing spots in Australia and one of the most well known is Hervey Bay Queensland. Hervey Bay has many sheltered waterways that have some of the best fishing. There are rivers, creeks and inlets with some really good fishing spots and plenty of room to handle all anglers. Deep sea fishing for Marlin is available for the fisherman that wants a bit of a fight while reeling in their catch or maybe beach fishing is the adventure that you are looking for. There is estuary and freshwater fishing for the fly fisherman.

There are species that anglers are always looking for such as Golden Trevally, Northern Bluefin, Mackerel Tuna, Broad Bar and Queenfish. October to March is the best time to catch Golden Trevally but they can be caught any time of the year. This species can measure up to 15 kilos or 30 pounds. Wouldn’t you like to go home bragging about that catch? WOW!

There are species of fish that swim in beautiful waters near Lenthalls dam. There are Lilly pads that the fish hide under with endless quiet bays that show off the wilderness of the Australian Bush and its diverse wild life. Here there are the native Australian Bass that is great for fly-fishing that get to a size of 50cm and larger. So if you’re looking for a great variety of freshwater fish species to go fishing for this is the place for you.

There are guides available to help you decide where and what you would like to fish for. There are many different choices you have and these guides can help you with tackle for the species of fish you are wanting to fish for. Guides will help with locations also such as Mary, Isis, and Burrum Rivers, Lakes Monduran and Lenthalls for freshwater. Reef, game and deep sea fishing is also guided fishing trips.


So what are you waiting for? Get busy and make your choices then book that great fishing adventure along Hervey Bay!