Can you fish at Cronulla?

Boating and fishing-enthusiasts rejoice! Fishing in the Port Hacking River and along the Cronulla Coast is a popular pastime for locals and visitors alike and can produce a variety of tasty catch from flathead to whiting and bream.

Can you fish on Cronulla Beach?

Botany Bay, Port Hacking, Cronulla Beach and surrounding waterways provide a wide range of fishing opportunities from beach or jetty fishing to the more adventurous rock and boat fishing.

Where can I fish in Cronulla?

Gunnamatta Park, Nicholson Parade, Cronulla

Locals say it’s because the fish are attracted to the nets of the baths and the boats moored in the area – provides plenty of fish food.


Location Fish Facilities
Como Pleasure Grounds Whiting Flathead Bream Toilets, carpark, bbqs and picnic shelters & playground

Is fishing allowed on Bondi beach?

A number of fishing restrictions exist in the Sydney South area including Botany Bay, Port Hacking and beaches, rivers and streams from Bondi to Garie Beach. … Possession of any fishing gear in, on or adjacent to waters closed to fishing is prohibited.

What is Shire fishing?

Shore Fishing. … You can fish from the banks of rivers and streams, the shorelines of lakes and ponds, and in the surf on the coasts. You can also fish from manmade structures such as piers, jetties, walkways, and bridges.

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Is gunnamatta Bay closed?

Open: Open all year except during scheduled maintenance.

Can you spear fish in Gordons Bay?

You can enjoy many marine activities such as snorkelling, scuba diving, swimming, boating and fishing. A 500 m underwater nature trail in Gordons Bay takes divers past rocky reefs, sandflats and kelp forests. … You can spearfish, but not in Clovelly Bay, Gordons Bay and surrounding waters (see map).

Where can I fish in Bronte?

Fishing is permitted:

On Bronte Creek north of the Rebecca Street bridge, at Petro Canada Park and other creek access points. On the outside of the west pier at Bronte Harbour, (on the lake-side, not harbour-side).

Can you fish at La Perouse?

When it comes to fishing at La Perouse, you can fish from Bare Island into fairly deep water, but you will need to make sure that you take care when fishing here, as the swell can pump in here and it’s not a place that I would suggest that you take the kids to.

What is the best bait for shore fishing?

Shrimp. Shrimp are one of the most popular baits to use when fishing in shore or from the beach, bridges and other coastal areas. Using dead, frozen and live shrimp are common among fishermen.

What is the best time to fish from shore?

Best time to shore fish

Dawn and dusk are usually pretty good all round times, with dawn being the better of the two (I can hear your groans from here at the thought of you getting up before dawn hehehe). For daytime fishing a rising tide and high tide are usually the best times for most fish.

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What’s the best rig for saltwater fishing?


A Carolina rig is one of the best saltwater fishing rigs because it can be used with both artificial or natural saltwater bait. It is probably the best fishing rigs for keeping bait close to the bottom while preventing it from getting hung up on the bottom.

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