Tackleworld – Bundaberg

Cracking weekend ahead around Bundaberg

cracking weekend

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE Finally, the stable winter patterns have arrived for the Bundaberg area and it’s looking like another reasonable forecast for an offshore run.  If the fishing remains as good as it has been, it will be another cracking weekend!  Areas such as the gutters have been producing some big coral trout, mainly on live baits.  There is also plenty …

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Inshore reefs to fire up off Bundaberg

inshore reefs fire up bundaberg

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE The offshore forecast for the Bundaberg area for the weekend isn’t looking the best, although it looks like there might be a couple small windows.  Early morning Saturday and late Sunday afternoon are looking the best.  There’s been awesome numbers of cobia, snapper, and bar-cheeked trout caught offshore over the last couple weeks, so fingers crossed we can …

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Offshore forecast good around Bundy

offshore forecast bundy

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE For the first time in ages the offshore forecast for the Bundaberg area was pretty good last weekend. It was great to see so many larger boats get a chance to head offshore. By all reports most boats managed to land a quality mixed bag of reef fish, including coral trout, red emperor, parrot, grass sweetlip, hussar and …

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Good fishing forecast for Bundaberg


BUNDABERG OFFSHORE With the offshore forecast for the Bundaberg area not looking too flash for the weekend, it may be time to do some boat/trailer maintenance. If you were one of the fortunate ones who got offshore during the week, you would have done well. Good tides made for great fishing and plenty of quality fish were caught. Red emperor, …

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Burnett fishing fantastic during school hols

VMR FAMILY FISHING CLASSIC How good was last weekend’s VMR Family Fishing Classic?  It was fantastic to see that the number of nominations was more than last year’s event.  Even though the weather was a little bit ordinary, keen anglers still managed to weigh in some quality fish from both the estuaries and the blue water.   With the amount of …

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Fishing options around Bundaberg

fishing options bundaberg black jewfish

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE With the winds around the Bundaberg area being a little bit too strong for fishing well offshore, most of the fishing options have been coastal and out to the inner reefs.  The Cochrane Artificial Reef and the Two-Mile Reef both produced a few school mackerel, trevally, grass sweetlip and grunter.  There has been a few schools of mac …

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Anglers well rewarded off Bundaberg

grunter well rewarded

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE Last weekend quite a few anglers took advantage of the good conditions and by all reports the boats that headed out wide were very well rewarded.  Big coral trout, red emperor, sweetlip and cod were common catches.  Other catches included dolphin fish, spanish mackerel and black king (cobia) taken by floating either live or dead baits out behind …

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Offshore fishing awesome out of Bundaberg

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE How awesome was the offshore weather around the Bundaberg region during this past week?  This did allow plenty of boats to head well offshore, and everywhere from the gutter, to the islands and out to the shelf all fished really well.  Most of the gutters produced some quality parrot, grass sweetlip, cod and the odd trout.  Out around …

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Perfect time to wet a line at Bundaberg

wet a line bundaberg

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE Well the cooler weather has definitely hit the Bundaberg region this past week, and it’s looking like the south-easterlies should ease just in time to wet a line this weekend.  Quite a few boats opted to head offshore last weekend and were rewarded with some top catches.  Plenty of coral trout, big red emperor, sweetlip, hussar and parrot …

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Bundaberg rivers and offshore worth a look this weekend

bundaberg worth fishing

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE Well, it’s about time – the forecast for the Bundaberg area for this weekend is fantastic with light winds predicted all weekend.  Quite a few boats took advantage of the good conditions last week and, despite a lot of run in the tide with the full moon, that night most boats managed to land a quality mixed bag …

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