Fishing the Shore

Shore fishing offers some great opportunities to whet your appetite before heading out to the islands or ‘break days’ when you want to explore/fish the coast. The small fishing town is situated in the middle of a 20km stretch of golden beach that offers some fantastic shore fishing, be it bait casting or strolling along the shoreline looking for Pompano, Bream, Queen Fish, Blue Fish to throw a lure/fly at.

There are huge amounts of bait fish that migrate along the coast here and you will often find bait balls pushed right up against the beach with some good fish in easy casting distance behind and in amongst them. On these not so ‘leisurely’ walks you will often come across a great selection of shells, whale/dolphin and turtle skeletons and what ever else the sea may wash up over night.

206856_10150157314255750_515215749_6422054_2012155_n 7633_141958292578_501062578_2596472_2445526_n b-f


At either end of the stretch of sand you are met by impressive mountains, drop offs and reef which offers the opportunity to extend that species collection with a number of the Trevally family, Grouper, Barracuda, Spangled Emperor (Shari) and other reef fish caught regularly. On the left side of the beach is a small and very basic rock wall where we launch the boat, this structure produces a huge amount of fish to those who fish it with some very big Queen fish often landed here.

208264_10150157313725750_515215749_6422045_5450433_n 230635_10150563730840244_576450243_18365475_3457315_n n645370528_2717905_2969


A few hours before sunset and the evening have produced the biggest fish landed on the shore at No Boundaries. Sand Shark and Rays 100kg plus are a regular sight as well as striped reels, broken rods and fishermen! There are some true monsters lurking in the surf here. In between the monster fish you may pick up some nice Grunter and Bream if they are able to get to your bait before the giants do.