PHOTOS: The NSW South East Fish Files

Catch of the Day (April 28): Avon Rollason of Bega sent us this photo of her 30cm bream caught in the Bega River on Sunday.
Catch of the Day (April 28): Avon Rollason of Bega sent us this photo of her 30cm bream caught in the Bega River on Sunday.
NEIL’S WIFE: Neil's wife from Melbourne went fishing with Charter Fish Narooma getting into the kings on Monday. The boat bagged out by 8.30am. If you are Neil's wife, sorry they guys didn't get your name - let us know what it is and ps great fish! (9/4/14)

NEIL’S WIFE: Neil's wife from Melbourne went fishing with Charter Fish Narooma getting into the kings on Monday. The boat bagged out by 8.30am. If you are Neil's wife, sorry they guys didn't get your name - let us know what it is and ps great fish! (9/4/14)

SHALLOW KING: Roy with a solid Montague Island kingfish caught with Wazza and Lighthouse Charters last week, it's the biggest fish he has ever caught and they got it in only 14m of water - well done Roy and Waz! (9/4/14)

SHALLOW KING: Roy with a solid Montague Island kingfish caught with Wazza and Lighthouse Charters last week, it's the biggest fish he has ever caught and they got it in only 14m of water - well done Roy and Waz! (9/4/14)

EDITOR’S CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got out for some kayak fishing on Corunna Lake on Sunday and lost count of the mostly small dusky flathead he caught on soft plastics. (9/4/14)

EDITOR’S CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got out for some kayak fishing on Corunna Lake on Sunday and lost count of the mostly small dusky flathead he caught on soft plastics. (9/4/14)

NEIL’S WIFE: Neil's wife from Melbourne went fishing with Charter Fish Narooma getting into the kings on Monday. The boat bagged out by 8.30am. If you are Neil's wife, sorry they guys didn't get your name - let us know what it is and ps great fish! (9/4/14)

NEIL’S WIFE: Neil's wife from Melbourne went fishing with Charter Fish Narooma getting into the kings on Monday. The boat bagged out by 8.30am. If you are Neil's wife, sorry they guys didn't get your name - let us know what it is and ps great fish! (9/4/14)

NEIL’S KINGFISH: Neil and his wife from Melbourne went fishing with Charter Fish Narooma getting into the kings on Monday. The boat bagged out by 8.30am. (9/4/14)

NEIL’S KINGFISH: Neil and his wife from Melbourne went fishing with Charter Fish Narooma getting into the kings on Monday. The boat bagged out by 8.30am. (9/4/14)

COMMERCIAL BAG: Bermagui commercial fisherman Jason Moyce reported on his Facebook catching an incredible 1200kg of kingfish in two days at Montague Island. (9/4/14)

COMMERCIAL BAG: Bermagui commercial fisherman Jason Moyce reported on his Facebook catching an incredible 1200kg of kingfish in two days at Montague Island. (9/4/14)

NAROOMA CHARTERS: Chris Dass with his king caught on Sunday with Narooma Charters. (9/4/14)

NAROOMA CHARTERS: Chris Dass with his king caught on Sunday with Narooma Charters. (9/4/14)

RAINY KINGS: The Lindsay Higgins bucks day boys with some of the nice kings caught on Saturday with Narooma Charters braving the wind and rain can provide dividends. John Stevens is pictured in foreground right with his 87cm king. (9/4/14)

RAINY KINGS: The Lindsay Higgins bucks day boys with some of the nice kings caught on Saturday with Narooma Charters braving the wind and rain can provide dividends. John Stevens is pictured in foreground right with his 87cm king. (9/4/14)

COL'S KING: Wazza, and his crew including brother Col Stubbs of Narooma who was out for a play day killed it again on Tuesday with some hefty kingfish at Montague Island. (9/4/14)

COL'S KING: Wazza, and his crew including brother Col Stubbs of Narooma who was out for a play day killed it again on Tuesday with some hefty kingfish at Montague Island. (9/4/14)

LIGHTHOUSE KINGS: Lighthouse Charters on Tuesday experienced the great run of kingfish currently on at Montague Island off Narooma. (9/4/14)

LIGHTHOUSE KINGS: Lighthouse Charters on Tuesday experienced the great run of kingfish currently on at Montague Island off Narooma. (9/4/14)

KING: ACTION: Clients on Lighthouse Charters on Tuesday experiencing the great run of kingfish currently on at Montague Island off Narooma. (9/4/14)

KING: ACTION: Clients on Lighthouse Charters on Tuesday experiencing the great run of kingfish currently on at Montague Island off Narooma. (9/4/14)

ZAC KING: Zac from Noosa went out on Lighthouse Charters on Tuesday experiencing the great run of kingfish currently on at Montague Island off Narooma.(9/4/14)

ZAC KING: Zac from Noosa went out on Lighthouse Charters on Tuesday experiencing the great run of kingfish currently on at Montague Island off Narooma.(9/4/14)

NICE KING: Punters Keith and the boys from Sydney aboard Lighthouse Charters with Wazza got a nice mixed bag at Montague Island on Sunday. (2/4/14)

NICE KING: Punters Keith and the boys from Sydney aboard Lighthouse Charters with Wazza got a nice mixed bag at Montague Island on Sunday. (2/4/14)

SYDNEY COPS: This group of Sydney policemen got stuck into some kingies on Playstation managing eight legals and a couple bonito last Thursday. (2/4/14)

SYDNEY COPS: This group of Sydney policemen got stuck into some kingies on Playstation managing eight legals and a couple bonito last Thursday. (2/4/14)

NICK FLATHEAD: Nick Cowley got out in the muddy water in Wagonga Inlet getting a few descent fish, including this flathead. (2/4/14)

NICK FLATHEAD: Nick Cowley got out in the muddy water in Wagonga Inlet getting a few descent fish, including this flathead. (2/4/14)

LITTLE YELLOWFIN: Gus Patmore and his little yellowfin caught on Brett McDonald’s boat on Sunday afternoon off Bermagui. (2/4/14)

LITTLE YELLOWFIN: Gus Patmore and his little yellowfin caught on Brett McDonald’s boat on Sunday afternoon off Bermagui. (2/4/14)

LIGHTHOUSE KINGS: Perry, a commercial fisherman on holidays from Victoria, went out with Wazza on Lighthouse Charters getting some nice kingfish and also some nice snapper on live bait! (2/4/14)

LIGHTHOUSE KINGS: Perry, a commercial fisherman on holidays from Victoria, went out with Wazza on Lighthouse Charters getting some nice kingfish and also some nice snapper on live bait! (2/4/14)

DESCENT SNAPPER: Matt from Sydney with a great snapper around 4kg caught on Nitro with Charter Fish Narooma on Saturday, and it was one of 20! (2/4/14)

DESCENT SNAPPER: Matt from Sydney with a great snapper around 4kg caught on Nitro with Charter Fish Narooma on Saturday, and it was one of 20! (2/4/14)

BLUE PAIR: Luke Cathor and Brett McDonald with a 10kg and 12kg blue eye cod. (2/4/14)

BLUE PAIR: Luke Cathor and Brett McDonald with a 10kg and 12kg blue eye cod. (2/4/14)

BIG SALMON: A very proud and excited Ruben, 10, with his 70cm salmon caught Sunday night fishing with his dad Toni Colom. “One very happy boy with very sore arms this morning!” Mum says. (2/4/14)

BIG SALMON: A very proud and excited Ruben, 10, with his 70cm salmon caught Sunday night fishing with his dad Toni Colom. “One very happy boy with very sore arms this morning!” Mum says. (2/4/14)

BIG BLUE: Hunter McDonald and his 12kg blue eye cod caught at the Bunga Canyons last week. (2/4/14)

BIG BLUE: Hunter McDonald and his 12kg blue eye cod caught at the Bunga Canyons last week. (2/4/14)

ALEX TAILOR: Alex Krantz got out in the muddy water in Wagonga Inlet getting a few descent fish, including this nice tailor. (2/4/14)

ALEX TAILOR: Alex Krantz got out in the muddy water in Wagonga Inlet getting a few descent fish, including this nice tailor. (2/4/14)

HUGE NZ KING: Barry Donnan with a nice New Zealand kingfish caught at the Coromandel, New Zealand. (26/3/14)

HUGE NZ KING: Barry Donnan with a nice New Zealand kingfish caught at the Coromandel, New Zealand. (26/3/14)

MONDAY KINGS: Terry and Sam from Leeton, and Joe and Tony from Canberra with a few of their 17 kingfish caught on Monday aboard 'Aquanaut' from Narooma Fishing Charters. (26/3/14)

MONDAY KINGS: Terry and Sam from Leeton, and Joe and Tony from Canberra with a few of their 17 kingfish caught on Monday aboard 'Aquanaut' from Narooma Fishing Charters. (26/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton got into the surface kingfish action last week using a Gulp soft plastic, finally getting a keeper! (26/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton got into the surface kingfish action last week using a Gulp soft plastic, finally getting a keeper! (26/3/14)

DEREK’S PERCH: Derek “Paffoh” Steel with a fine brace of Clyde River Estuary Perch. (26/3/14)

DEREK’S PERCH: Derek “Paffoh” Steel with a fine brace of Clyde River Estuary Perch. (26/3/14)

KING GROUP: Playstation had 23 fish and Nitro with 20 on Friday along with releasing many nice fish, these boys from Sydney were stoked!! (19/3/14)

KING GROUP: Playstation had 23 fish and Nitro with 20 on Friday along with releasing many nice fish, these boys from Sydney were stoked!! (19/3/14)

BIGGEST SALMON: Dave Moran with his thumper 2.98kg salmon weighed in at the Narooma Sport and Game Fishing Club ANSA tournament. (14/3/14)

BIGGEST SALMON: Dave Moran with his thumper 2.98kg salmon weighed in at the Narooma Sport and Game Fishing Club ANSA tournament. (14/3/14)

MUM’S CATCH: Faye Hanson from the Nowra Sports Fishing Club with her tailor the biggest 0.58kg caught on 1kg line in Wagonga Inlet on Saturday. (14/3/14)

MUM’S CATCH: Faye Hanson from the Nowra Sports Fishing Club with her tailor the biggest 0.58kg caught on 1kg line in Wagonga Inlet on Saturday. (14/3/14)

SALMON BOYS: Paul Cooper from South Sydney and James Knight from the Burwood RSL fishing club with the salmon they caught off the Mystery Bay rocks.

SALMON BOYS: Paul Cooper from South Sydney and James Knight from the Burwood RSL fishing club with the salmon they caught off the Mystery Bay rocks.

PROUD HENRY: Henry Durnan, aged 3, enjoyed a morning of fishing with his dad. He was particularly proud of his flathead. . 14/3/14

PROUD HENRY: Henry Durnan, aged 3, enjoyed a morning of fishing with his dad. He was particularly proud of his flathead. . 14/3/14


PLAYSTATION KINGS: Ryan, Nat, Angus, Margaret and Chris Cambel from Cooma with 11 legal kingies and a nice feed of reef fish caught on the Playstation on Sunday. 14/3/14

PLAYSTATION KINGS: Ryan, Nat, Angus, Margaret and Chris Cambel from Cooma with 11 legal kingies and a nice feed of reef fish caught on the Playstation on Sunday. 14/3/14

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this great snapper at Montague Island last week on a Gulp Jerkshad soft plastic in Pink Shine! (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this great snapper at Montague Island last week on a Gulp Jerkshad soft plastic in Pink Shine! (5/3/14)

GIRL CATCH: Imagine, Bec, Effie and Vanessa from Canberra on a girls weekend away proved that the boys don’t have all the fun enjoying a great kingfish bite last Sunday with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters. (5/3/2014)

GIRL CATCH: Imagine, Bec, Effie and Vanessa from Canberra on a girls weekend away proved that the boys don’t have all the fun enjoying a great kingfish bite last Sunday with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters. (5/3/2014)

DIGGER PB: Digger Cowie jagged a PB 80cm flattie on a vibe in Wagonga Inlet - pity he didn't get it during last week’s Narooma Flathead Classic comp! (5/3/2014)

DIGGER PB: Digger Cowie jagged a PB 80cm flattie on a vibe in Wagonga Inlet - pity he didn't get it during last week’s Narooma Flathead Classic comp! (5/3/2014)

BUTCHER’S MARLIN: Local Narooma butcher Dave White with his striped marlin – well done to Whitey. (5/3/2014)

BUTCHER’S MARLIN: Local Narooma butcher Dave White with his striped marlin – well done to Whitey. (5/3/2014)

ANOTHER AMBERJACK: Ian Jamieson hooked an amberjack in the Clyde River last week – this follows a couple being hooked in Wagonga Inlet. (5/3/2014)

ANOTHER AMBERJACK: Ian Jamieson hooked an amberjack in the Clyde River last week – this follows a couple being hooked in Wagonga Inlet. (5/3/2014)

SECRET SNAPPER: With the no tide at the island on the weekend, Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters decided to head north to a secret snapper location and put smiles on the punters faces with some nice Reddies!
Pictured is Johno of Canberra with his catch. (5/3/2014)

SECRET SNAPPER: With the no tide at the island on the weekend, Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters decided to head north to a secret snapper location and put smiles on the punters faces with some nice Reddies! Pictured is Johno of Canberra with his catch. (5/3/2014)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this leatherjacket on a jig at Montague Island last week - see the story on leatherjackets in the news section of this website! (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this leatherjacket on a jig at Montague Island last week - see the story on leatherjackets in the news section of this website! (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this Australian bass in a Narooma dam last week. (5/2/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this Australian bass in a Narooma dam last week. (5/2/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this nice bream on the Bega River last week. (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this nice bream on the Bega River last week. (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got some amazing shots of seals feeding on leatherjackets. See the story in the news section of this website... (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got some amazing shots of seals feeding on leatherjackets. See the story in the news section of this website... (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this colourful bream on the Tuross River last week. (5/2/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this colourful bream on the Tuross River last week. (5/2/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this dusky flathead on the Bega River. (5/3/14)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got this dusky flathead on the Bega River. (5/3/14)

DOZEN KINGS:  Boys from Wagga managed a dozen legal kings out at Montague Island today on Playstation. (16/2/2014)

DOZEN KINGS: Boys from Wagga managed a dozen legal kings out at Montague Island today on Playstation. (16/2/2014)

WAGONGA BREAM: Nick Cowley on his day off from skipper on Playstation fished Wagonga last week getting a nice bream on a hard-body lure. (13/2/2014).

WAGONGA BREAM: Nick Cowley on his day off from skipper on Playstation fished Wagonga last week getting a nice bream on a hard-body lure. (13/2/2014).

INLET SNAPPER: Alex Krantz with a decent Wagonga Inlet snapper taken on a small 80mm bloodworm wriggler. (13/2/2014).

INLET SNAPPER: Alex Krantz with a decent Wagonga Inlet snapper taken on a small 80mm bloodworm wriggler. (13/2/2014).

WAGONGA FLATHEAD: Nick Cowley on his day off from skipper on Playstation fished Wagonga last week getting a nice dusky flathead. (13/2/2014).

WAGONGA FLATHEAD: Nick Cowley on his day off from skipper on Playstation fished Wagonga last week getting a nice dusky flathead. (13/2/2014).

GOOD DAY: Nathan and Archie Stoll, Ben and Fergus Howard from Wagga managed 10 legal kingfish (between 6 and 7kg) on the Playsation on Thursday at Montague Island where the water colour and temp had improved - mostly taken on jigs. (15/2/2014)

GOOD DAY: Nathan and Archie Stoll, Ben and Fergus Howard from Wagga managed 10 legal kingfish (between 6 and 7kg) on the Playsation on Thursday at Montague Island where the water colour and temp had improved - mostly taken on jigs. (15/2/2014)

GOOD DAY: Nathan and Archie Stoll, Ben and Fergus Howard from Wagga managed 10 legal kingfish (between 6 and 7kg) on the Playsation on Thursday at Montague Island where the water colour and temp had improved - mostly taken on jigs. (15/2/2014)

GOOD DAY: Nathan and Archie Stoll, Ben and Fergus Howard from Wagga managed 10 legal kingfish (between 6 and 7kg) on the Playsation on Thursday at Montague Island where the water colour and temp had improved - mostly taken on jigs. (15/2/2014)

NICE KING: Nathan Stoll and his nice kingfish caught on Narooma charter boat Playstation on a jig at Montague Island. (15/2/2014)

NICE KING: Nathan Stoll and his nice kingfish caught on Narooma charter boat Playstation on a jig at Montague Island. (15/2/2014)

KINGIE BOYS: Boys from Canberra and Wagga managed five legal kingfish fishing on Playstation on Saturday with seals taking a few better size fish. (16/2/2014)

KINGIE BOYS: Boys from Canberra and Wagga managed five legal kingfish fishing on Playstation on Saturday with seals taking a few better size fish. (16/2/2014)

CLUB MORWONG: Phil Boneham at the Tuross fishing club with a very pleasing brace of Morwong. (12/2/14)

CLUB MORWONG: Phil Boneham at the Tuross fishing club with a very pleasing brace of Morwong. (12/2/14)

FIRST SNAPPER: Young Benjamin on his very first fishing trip showed everyone how it was done with a catch of snapper, mowies, kingfish and flathead while on Lighthouse Charters, well done Ben! (5/2/14)

FIRST SNAPPER: Young Benjamin on his very first fishing trip showed everyone how it was done with a catch of snapper, mowies, kingfish and flathead while on Lighthouse Charters, well done Ben! (5/2/14)

BERMI FLATHEAD: John Moore of Shepparton, Vic caught this big flathead on the Bermagui River on live bait. Catch and release as all should do with fish of this size, he says. We have been coming to Bermi for many years and love the South Coast. (5/2/14)

BERMI FLATHEAD: John Moore of Shepparton, Vic caught this big flathead on the Bermagui River on live bait. Catch and release as all should do with fish of this size, he says. We have been coming to Bermi for many years and love the South Coast. (5/2/14)

BIG SANDY: Local Bill Davis with a big 55cm sand flathead. If anyone catches an exceptionally large tiger flathead, please send a photo to the paper. (5/2/14)

BIG SANDY: Local Bill Davis with a big 55cm sand flathead. If anyone catches an exceptionally large tiger flathead, please send a photo to the paper. (5/2/14)

BOWLO CREW: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club members Col Armstrong, Paul Naylor and John King with snapper, up to almost 2kg, and flathead taken on board Narooma Fishing Charters. (5/2/14)

BOWLO CREW: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club members Col Armstrong, Paul Naylor and John King with snapper, up to almost 2kg, and flathead taken on board Narooma Fishing Charters. (5/2/14)

WALLAGA BREAM: A big bream on soft plastics, like this ripper caught at Wallaga Lake by Lee Georgeson, is a milestone for any angler. (5/2/14)

WALLAGA BREAM: A big bream on soft plastics, like this ripper caught at Wallaga Lake by Lee Georgeson, is a milestone for any angler. (5/2/14)

FISHING DOG: Check out Bella the fishing dog, Max Castle and Bruno Fabbo in their boat at Lavender Bay on Tuross Lake. We’re not sure if they caught anything. (5/2/14)

FISHING DOG: Check out Bella the fishing dog, Max Castle and Bruno Fabbo in their boat at Lavender Bay on Tuross Lake. We’re not sure if they caught anything. (5/2/14)

LIGHTHOUSE KING: Duncan from Sydney had a top morning on the kingfish on the north end of Montague Island with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters with six keeper kingies and over 40 kingfish released on yet another hot bite on Monday. Jigs and live slimies proved to be the best. (5/2/14)

LIGHTHOUSE KING: Duncan from Sydney had a top morning on the kingfish on the north end of Montague Island with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters with six keeper kingies and over 40 kingfish released on yet another hot bite on Monday. Jigs and live slimies proved to be the best. (5/2/14)

BOWLO CREW: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club members Col Armstrong, Paul Naylor and John King with snapper, up to almost 2kg, and flathead taken on board Narooma Fishing Charters. (5/2/14)

BOWLO CREW: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club members Col Armstrong, Paul Naylor and John King with snapper, up to almost 2kg, and flathead taken on board Narooma Fishing Charters. (5/2/14)

LIGHTHOUSE CHARTER: Skipper Warren "Wazza" Atkinson and his happy clients at Montague Island on Saturday morning with their kingfish haul.  (5/2/14)

LIGHTHOUSE CHARTER: Skipper Warren "Wazza" Atkinson and his happy clients at Montague Island on Saturday morning with their kingfish haul. (5/2/14)

BAIT BALL; Check out this bait ball that Capt. Andy on The Sheriff encountered off Tuross the other day! 29/1/14

BAIT BALL; Check out this bait ball that Capt. Andy on The Sheriff encountered off Tuross the other day! 29/1/14

LIGHTHOUSE KINGFISH: Sammy Jeffery from Junee with a cracker kingfish the biggest of five caught at Montague last Wednesday with Wazza & Simon of Lighthouse Charters. The punters enjoyed a great morning of rod bending action releasing over 40 fish on a hot bite on the north end of the island. 29/1/14

LIGHTHOUSE KINGFISH: Sammy Jeffery from Junee with a cracker kingfish the biggest of five caught at Montague last Wednesday with Wazza & Simon of Lighthouse Charters. The punters enjoyed a great morning of rod bending action releasing over 40 fish on a hot bite on the north end of the island. 29/1/14

HARRY FISH: Narooma fisherman Harry de Haas with a very colourful butterfly gurnard he caught along with an Esky full of flathead on Australia Day. 29/1/14

HARRY FISH: Narooma fisherman Harry de Haas with a very colourful butterfly gurnard he caught along with an Esky full of flathead on Australia Day. 29/1/14

POPPER BASS: Weather kept Playstation skipper Nick Cowley off the water on Friday afternoon, so he snuck out to the Tuross River to get this nice bass on a Sigler popper in the rain. 24/1/14

POPPER BASS: Weather kept Playstation skipper Nick Cowley off the water on Friday afternoon, so he snuck out to the Tuross River to get this nice bass on a Sigler popper in the rain. 24/1/14

TONY KINGFISH: Tony from inland NSW on Charter Fish Narooma’s Playstation on Thursday with his nice keeper kingfish. The boys managed to get two fish up to 90cm past the seals. 24/1/14

TONY KINGFISH: Tony from inland NSW on Charter Fish Narooma’s Playstation on Thursday with his nice keeper kingfish. The boys managed to get two fish up to 90cm past the seals. 24/1/14

LAURIE BASS: Laurie from Bermagui not only caught his first ever bass, he also got the biggest fish of the day on Brogo Dam, just over 40cm, on Thursday fishing TT Spinnerbaits at the bank. 24/1/14

LAURIE BASS: Laurie from Bermagui not only caught his first ever bass, he also got the biggest fish of the day on Brogo Dam, just over 40cm, on Thursday fishing TT Spinnerbaits at the bank. 24/1/14

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton with his best bass from a session on Brogo Dam on Thursday afternoon fishing TT Spinnerbaits at the bank. 24/1/14

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton with his best bass from a session on Brogo Dam on Thursday afternoon fishing TT Spinnerbaits at the bank. 24/1/14

SHERIFF SNAPPER: Steve and Kane from Victoria got into the snapper off Tuross on Saturday fishing with Capt. Andy on The Sheriff. Capt. Andy and his guests had another great day on Monday getting 11 snapper and lots of other fish. 29/1/14

SHERIFF SNAPPER: Steve and Kane from Victoria got into the snapper off Tuross on Saturday fishing with Capt. Andy on The Sheriff. Capt. Andy and his guests had another great day on Monday getting 11 snapper and lots of other fish. 29/1/14

Lalit Prasad proudly displays the Australia Day Catch! A great mornings fishing with Wazza & Simon of Lighthouse Charters Narooma. Looks like fish for dinner! 29/1/14

Lalit Prasad proudly displays the Australia Day Catch! A great mornings fishing with Wazza & Simon of Lighthouse Charters Narooma. Looks like fish for dinner! 29/1/14

MIXED CATCH: What a day at Montague Island on board The Sheriff with Capt. Andy Legg. Alex and family from Canberra got 14 long fin perch, 68 mowie, five flathead, six leatherjackets, 30+ Bernard perch and 11 snapper! 29/1/14

MIXED CATCH: What a day at Montague Island on board The Sheriff with Capt. Andy Legg. Alex and family from Canberra got 14 long fin perch, 68 mowie, five flathead, six leatherjackets, 30+ Bernard perch and 11 snapper! 29/1/14

DAVE KINGFISH: Dave from Young, NSW on Charter Fish Narooma’s Playstation on Thursday with his nice keeper kingfish. The boys managed to get two fish up to 90cm past the seals. 24/1/14

DAVE KINGFISH: Dave from Young, NSW on Charter Fish Narooma’s Playstation on Thursday with his nice keeper kingfish. The boys managed to get two fish up to 90cm past the seals. 24/1/14

JOSH BASS: Josh Mccue from Bermagui with another nice bass from a session on Brogo Dam on Thursday afternoon fishing TT Spinnerbaits at the bank. 24/1/14

JOSH BASS: Josh Mccue from Bermagui with another nice bass from a session on Brogo Dam on Thursday afternoon fishing TT Spinnerbaits at the bank. 24/1/14

From the streams and lakes around the Snowy Mountains to the estuaries and offshore waters of the NSW South Coast, our region is full of fishing hot-spots.

Click through the photos above to check out our constantly updated file of fish photos from recent weeks, which will hopefully give you the inspiration to get out there and wet a line! Remember to fish responsibly, take only what you need!

HOOKED: Nicole, Craig, Alison and Terry Juilien from Albury enjoyed a great mornings fishing with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters with a top catch of flatties, mowies and trevally making up the fish box.  22/1/14

HOOKED: Nicole, Craig, Alison and Terry Juilien from Albury enjoyed a great mornings fishing with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters with a top catch of flatties, mowies and trevally making up the fish box. 22/1/14

SHERIFF GIRLS: Elizabeth, Cathy, Kirstyn and Jessica from Bega with a nice mix bag of snapper, morwong and flathead. It was a great day to have a 25th birthday for the girls on the charter boat The Sheriff with Capt. Andy Legg.22/1/14

SHERIFF GIRLS: Elizabeth, Cathy, Kirstyn and Jessica from Bega with a nice mix bag of snapper, morwong and flathead. It was a great day to have a 25th birthday for the girls on the charter boat The Sheriff with Capt. Andy Legg.22/1/14

BEN’S FLATHEAD: 10-year-old Ben McFarlane went fishing with his dad Darren and got this nice flathead off Tomakin. 22/1/14

BEN’S FLATHEAD: 10-year-old Ben McFarlane went fishing with his dad Darren and got this nice flathead off Tomakin. 22/1/14

BAY SNAPPER: Jack Martin got this great snapper fishing in the Batemans Bay region last Saturday.  22/1/14

BAY SNAPPER: Jack Martin got this great snapper fishing in the Batemans Bay region last Saturday. 22/1/14

BIG FLATHEAD: South Coast visitor Stuart Smith with a superb big, female flathead, which was carefully handled and replaced to make more little flathead. 22/1/14

BIG FLATHEAD: South Coast visitor Stuart Smith with a superb big, female flathead, which was carefully handled and replaced to make more little flathead. 22/1/14

MUM’S BIG BASS: Josh Mccue and his family went bass fishing at Brogo and his wife Tania got biggest Brogo bass he's seen or heard of, measuring in at 42.5cm and caught on a Purple TT Lures Vortex spinnerbait.  22/1/14

MUM’S BIG BASS: Josh Mccue and his family went bass fishing at Brogo and his wife Tania got biggest Brogo bass he's seen or heard of, measuring in at 42.5cm and caught on a Purple TT Lures Vortex spinnerbait. 22/1/14

FIRST BASS: Little Noah Mccue of Bermagui with his first bass that he caught with his family on Brogo Dam on the weekend. Well done Noah!  22/1/14

FIRST BASS: Little Noah Mccue of Bermagui with his first bass that he caught with his family on Brogo Dam on the weekend. Well done Noah! 22/1/14

GEORGIA DOLPHIN: Georgia Poyner also got into the dolphinfish while trolling for marlin on Monday. 15/1/2104

GEORGIA DOLPHIN: Georgia Poyner also got into the dolphinfish while trolling for marlin on Monday. 15/1/2104

DOLPHINS APLENTY: Boats going out for marlin are encountering lots of small mahi mahi or dolphinfish around structure on the shelf. 15/1/2014

DOLPHINS APLENTY: Boats going out for marlin are encountering lots of small mahi mahi or dolphinfish around structure on the shelf. 15/1/2014

PLAY DAY: Nick Cowley and Benny Boulton from Charter Fish Narooma had a “play day” on Pete Davies’ boat on Sunday with Nick getting this nice striped marlin around 75kg. 15/1/2014

PLAY DAY: Nick Cowley and Benny Boulton from Charter Fish Narooma had a “play day” on Pete Davies’ boat on Sunday with Nick getting this nice striped marlin around 75kg. 15/1/2014

MARLIN RELEASED: This striped marlin around 90kg caught by Narooma local Pete Davies is released after being tagged on Saturday.15/1/2014

MARLIN RELEASED: This striped marlin around 90kg caught by Narooma local Pete Davies is released after being tagged on Saturday.15/1/2014

THE SHERIFF: Captain Andy Legg aka The Sheriff “shows the boys how it's done” bringing home snapper from Tuross on Saturday. 15/1/2014

THE SHERIFF: Captain Andy Legg aka The Sheriff “shows the boys how it's done” bringing home snapper from Tuross on Saturday. 15/1/2014

GUMMY SHARK Charter Fish Narooma client Liam Cook from Wagga with a gummy shark caught up off Tuross on Monday.15/1/2014

GUMMY SHARK Charter Fish Narooma client Liam Cook from Wagga with a gummy shark caught up off Tuross on Monday.15/1/2014

SHERIFF GUMMY: Steve from Victoria with another gummy shark caught off Tuross with the Sheriff on Saturday. 15/1/2014

SHERIFF GUMMY: Steve from Victoria with another gummy shark caught off Tuross with the Sheriff on Saturday. 15/1/2014

GUMMY COUPLE: Kathleen and David from Canberra went out off Tuross with the Sheriff on Saturday bringing a couple of gummy shark. 15/1/2014

GUMMY COUPLE: Kathleen and David from Canberra went out off Tuross with the Sheriff on Saturday bringing a couple of gummy shark. 15/1/2014

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor braved the heat and waterskiers to get a few flathead on a creek off the Tuross River on Saturday. 15/1/2014

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor braved the heat and waterskiers to get a few flathead on a creek off the Tuross River on Saturday. 15/1/2014

PB SNAPPER: Isaak Miller of Tahmoor with a personal best snapper caught with Narooma Fishing Charters on the weekend. 15/1/2104

PB SNAPPER: Isaak Miller of Tahmoor with a personal best snapper caught with Narooma Fishing Charters on the weekend. 15/1/2104

TUROSS BAG: Sheriff skipper Andy Leg reports that Tuross fished very well on Saturday well with 28 snapper, six of which reached 3kg, as well as 17 mowies and another 56 fish in a mixed bag for his clients. 5/1/2014

TUROSS BAG: Sheriff skipper Andy Leg reports that Tuross fished very well on Saturday well with 28 snapper, six of which reached 3kg, as well as 17 mowies and another 56 fish in a mixed bag for his clients. 5/1/2014

PLAYSTATION CATCH: Anthony Waterson from Temora, NSW on Playstation with one of the better snapper and kingfish from Sunday arvo, ended up with two legal kings, 15 snapper and assorted others. (5/2/14)

PLAYSTATION CATCH: Anthony Waterson from Temora, NSW on Playstation with one of the better snapper and kingfish from Sunday arvo, ended up with two legal kings, 15 snapper and assorted others. (5/2/14)

LYNNE SNAPPER: Lynne from Canberra and some nice snapper and a morwong caught on the Sheriff at Tuross on Saturday. 5/1/2014

LYNNE SNAPPER: Lynne from Canberra and some nice snapper and a morwong caught on the Sheriff at Tuross on Saturday. 5/1/2014

SNAPPER CATCH: Mark from Canberra and two of his nice snapper caught on the Sheriff at Tuross on Saturday. 5/1/2014

SNAPPER CATCH: Mark from Canberra and two of his nice snapper caught on the Sheriff at Tuross on Saturday. 5/1/2014

ISLAND KING: Justin from Sydney and his kingie caught on Playstation today. Skipper Nick Cowley reports lots of undersize kingfish but they got his nice legal and also mowies in deep water.  5/1/2104

ISLAND KING: Justin from Sydney and his kingie caught on Playstation today. Skipper Nick Cowley reports lots of undersize kingfish but they got his nice legal and also mowies in deep water. 5/1/2104

ISLAND FLATHEAD: Tim Watson on Charter Fish Narooma’s Playstation with a nice kingfish caught at Montague Island on Sunday.  (24/12/2013)

ISLAND FLATHEAD: Tim Watson on Charter Fish Narooma’s Playstation with a nice kingfish caught at Montague Island on Sunday. (24/12/2013)

FLATHEAD OPTION: Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters Narooma’s plan B. A cracking box of flaties…never fails to a smile on the fisho’s faces. (24/12/2013)

FLATHEAD OPTION: Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters Narooma’s plan B. A cracking box of flaties…never fails to a smile on the fisho’s faces. (24/12/2013)

BANK FLATHEAD: Brian Brown with a nice 62cm flathead caught and released off the bank from his backyard. (24/12/2013)

BANK FLATHEAD: Brian Brown with a nice 62cm flathead caught and released off the bank from his backyard. (24/12/2013)

ANOTHER KING: Aaron from Canberra with a 68cm kingfish caught with Narooma Fishing Charters on Sunday at Montague Island. (24/12/2013)

ANOTHER KING: Aaron from Canberra with a 68cm kingfish caught with Narooma Fishing Charters on Sunday at Montague Island. (24/12/2013)

AT IT AGAIN: Fishing duo Nick Cowley, pictured with a whiting, and Alex Krantz were at it again getting nice bream and flathead on plastics and poppers on the Wagonga Inlet flats this week. 18/12/2013

AT IT AGAIN: Fishing duo Nick Cowley, pictured with a whiting, and Alex Krantz were at it again getting nice bream and flathead on plastics and poppers on the Wagonga Inlet flats this week. 18/12/2013

NICE KING: Georgia Poyner outfished older and experienced anglers getting five legal kings at Montague Island on Sunday. 18/12/2013

NICE KING: Georgia Poyner outfished older and experienced anglers getting five legal kings at Montague Island on Sunday. 18/12/2013

AT IT AGAIN: Fishing duo Nick Cowley and Alex Krantz, pictured with a bream, were at it again getting nice bream and flathead on plastics and poppers on the Wagonga Inlet flats this week. 18/12/2013

AT IT AGAIN: Fishing duo Nick Cowley and Alex Krantz, pictured with a bream, were at it again getting nice bream and flathead on plastics and poppers on the Wagonga Inlet flats this week. 18/12/2013

ISLAND SNAPPER: Dan Corrie from Canberra with a 4kg snapper caught at Montague Island last Saturday with Narooma Fishing Charters. 18/12/2013

ISLAND SNAPPER: Dan Corrie from Canberra with a 4kg snapper caught at Montague Island last Saturday with Narooma Fishing Charters. 18/12/2013

BUCKS FISHING: Fishing Saturday Morning with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters Narooma is Liam “Jacko” Jackson from Canberra with a nice kingie taken on a minnow at Montague Island. The boys had an awesome morning Bucks Day fishing, congratulations to Pete all the best for the wedding. 18/12/2013

BUCKS FISHING: Fishing Saturday Morning with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters Narooma is Liam “Jacko” Jackson from Canberra with a nice kingie taken on a minnow at Montague Island. The boys had an awesome morning Bucks Day fishing, congratulations to Pete all the best for the wedding. 18/12/2013

CLUB SALMON: Jill Johnston of Narooma Sport and Gamefishing Club with a nice salmon caught off Carter's Beach on a pilchard tail while fishing in the club's December competition on Saturday morning. 18/12/2013

CLUB SALMON: Jill Johnston of Narooma Sport and Gamefishing Club with a nice salmon caught off Carter's Beach on a pilchard tail while fishing in the club's December competition on Saturday morning. 18/12/2013

SHERIFF KING: Ralph Yam with his kingfish and friends on board The Sheriff at Montague Island on Sunday. 18/12/2013

SHERIFF KING: Ralph Yam with his kingfish and friends on board The Sheriff at Montague Island on Sunday. 18/12/2013

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton went out after tiger flathead on the weekend. 18/12/2013

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton went out after tiger flathead on the weekend. 18/12/2013

TROPHY FISH: Matt Owen with his trophy winning largest fish (370mm) of the competition, and the fish were released unharmed immediately after the photo was taken. 18/12/2013

TROPHY FISH: Matt Owen with his trophy winning largest fish (370mm) of the competition, and the fish were released unharmed immediately after the photo was taken. 18/12/2013

LEGAL KINGS: Greg and his mates from Wagga Wagga fished on Charter Fish Narooma’s “Playstation” last Tuesday getting a few legal kingfish. 11/12/2103

LEGAL KINGS: Greg and his mates from Wagga Wagga fished on Charter Fish Narooma’s “Playstation” last Tuesday getting a few legal kingfish. 11/12/2103

LEGAL KINGS: Greg and his mates from Wagga Wagga fished on Charter Fish Narooma’s “Playstation” last Tuesday getting a few legal kingfish. 11/12/2013

LEGAL KINGS: Greg and his mates from Wagga Wagga fished on Charter Fish Narooma’s “Playstation” last Tuesday getting a few legal kingfish. 11/12/2013

NICK’S WHITING: Nick Cowley with one of his very nice whiting caught on the Wagonga Inlet flats over the weekend. 11/12/2103

NICK’S WHITING: Nick Cowley with one of his very nice whiting caught on the Wagonga Inlet flats over the weekend. 11/12/2103

NICK’S WHITING: Nick Cowley with one of his very nice whiting caught on the Wagonga Inlet flats over the weekend. 11/12/2103

NICK’S WHITING: Nick Cowley with one of his very nice whiting caught on the Wagonga Inlet flats over the weekend. 11/12/2103

ARVO SESSION: Alexander Krantz had an arvo session on Wagonga Inlet with Nick Cowley getting many flatties, bream, whiting and tailor – with this being one of the better flathead. 11/12/2103

ARVO SESSION: Alexander Krantz had an arvo session on Wagonga Inlet with Nick Cowley getting many flatties, bream, whiting and tailor – with this being one of the better flathead. 11/12/2103

CRACKER FLATHEAD: Rebecca Cooper went out with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters getting some some cracker flathead. 11/12/2103

CRACKER FLATHEAD: Rebecca Cooper went out with Wazza and Simon of Lighthouse Charters getting some some cracker flathead. 11/12/2103

BIGGER JEWIE: Scott Thornton also got this magnificent 15kg, 118cm jewfish last week in the Clyde River on a soft plastic. Both caught during the day. Photo by Claudine Thornton (27/11/2013)

BIGGER JEWIE: Scott Thornton also got this magnificent 15kg, 118cm jewfish last week in the Clyde River on a soft plastic. Both caught during the day. Photo by Claudine Thornton (27/11/2013)

CLYDE JEWIE: Scott Thornton of the Bay has been targeting jewfish in the Clyde River over recent weeks perfecting the moon phase timing etc. He got this great 92cm fish on Tuesday on a Gulp plastic. Photo by Claudine Thornton (27/11/2013)

CLYDE JEWIE: Scott Thornton of the Bay has been targeting jewfish in the Clyde River over recent weeks perfecting the moon phase timing etc. He got this great 92cm fish on Tuesday on a Gulp plastic. Photo by Claudine Thornton (27/11/2013)

TUROSS FLATHEAD: Jeffro Martin from Canberra caught this flathead at Tuross Lake last Sunday. (27/11/2013)

TUROSS FLATHEAD: Jeffro Martin from Canberra caught this flathead at Tuross Lake last Sunday. (27/11/2013)

FIRST KING: Steve Barber from Canberra caught his first kingfish on board Aquanaut fishing with Narooma Fishing Charters. (27/11/2013)

FIRST KING: Steve Barber from Canberra caught his first kingfish on board Aquanaut fishing with Narooma Fishing Charters. (27/11/2013)

SNAPPER TIME: Michael from Sydney fished with Lighthouse Charters and got this nice snapper. (27/11/2013)

SNAPPER TIME: Michael from Sydney fished with Lighthouse Charters and got this nice snapper. (27/11/2013)

BYE FOR NOW: Rob Waves “bye for now” with his recent PB jewfish caught in SA. (27/11/2013)

BYE FOR NOW: Rob Waves “bye for now” with his recent PB jewfish caught in SA. (27/11/2013)

BLUE EYE: These clients on Charter Fish Narooma's “Playstation” were stoked with their deep-drop blue eye. (19/11/2103)

BLUE EYE: These clients on Charter Fish Narooma's “Playstation” were stoked with their deep-drop blue eye. (19/11/2103)

CLYDE JEWIE: Jacko Commons and his Clyde jewfish caught last week with guide Stuart Hindson. (19/11/2103)

CLYDE JEWIE: Jacko Commons and his Clyde jewfish caught last week with guide Stuart Hindson. (19/11/2103)

LITTLE FISHO: Jackson Williams, 8 months old, says “Come on Dad lets go to the island – I’ve got the hang of it now!” Jackson’s parents have a house at Bermagui and plans lots of fishing. (19/11/2103)

LITTLE FISHO: Jackson Williams, 8 months old, says “Come on Dad lets go to the island – I’ve got the hang of it now!” Jackson’s parents have a house at Bermagui and plans lots of fishing. (19/11/2103)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got into the double figures on the dusky flathead at his local lake this morning. (15/11/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton got into the double figures on the dusky flathead at his local lake this morning. (15/11/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: The biggest of the morning for editor Stan Gorton went around 48cm – all fish were released. (15/11/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: The biggest of the morning for editor Stan Gorton went around 48cm – all fish were released. (15/11/2013)

CHARTER SNAPPER: Rob and Dale of New Zealand went out on Narooma Fishing Charters for these snapper. (13/11/2013)

CHARTER SNAPPER: Rob and Dale of New Zealand went out on Narooma Fishing Charters for these snapper. (13/11/2013)

BLACK BREAM: Anthony Hicks from Narooma and the four nice black bream he caught in Wallaga Lake last week on mullet gut. The biggest went 44cm. (13/11/2013)

BLACK BREAM: Anthony Hicks from Narooma and the four nice black bream he caught in Wallaga Lake last week on mullet gut. The biggest went 44cm. (13/11/2013)

TUNA TIME: Nigel Hack got this yellowfin tuna at the Tathra Canyons on the weekend. (6/11/2013)

TUNA TIME: Nigel Hack got this yellowfin tuna at the Tathra Canyons on the weekend. (6/11/2013)

MIXED BAG: Col Armstrong of Narooma with a pigfish and Roland Archer and Aleasha May of Wollongong with snapper caught on Narooma Fishing Charters. (6/11/2013)

MIXED BAG: Col Armstrong of Narooma with a pigfish and Roland Archer and Aleasha May of Wollongong with snapper caught on Narooma Fishing Charters. (6/11/2013)

FIRST SNAPPER: Leanne from South Carolina (USA) kissing her first ever Australian snapper caught with Narooma Fishing Charters. (6/11/2013)

FIRST SNAPPER: Leanne from South Carolina (USA) kissing her first ever Australian snapper caught with Narooma Fishing Charters. (6/11/2013)

LITTLE FISHER: Olivia from Narooma caught this 45cm flathead on bait in Dalmeny Lake on Sunday despite being only age 3. She loves spending time on the boat with dad. (6/11/2013)

LITTLE FISHER: Olivia from Narooma caught this 45cm flathead on bait in Dalmeny Lake on Sunday despite being only age 3. She loves spending time on the boat with dad. (6/11/2013)

WALLAGA CATCH: Sean Burke got this nice bream at Wallaga Lake. He can’t get any poddy mullet at the moment so Vanamai prawns it was. He also got a nice flounder and a flathead too. (6/11/2013)

WALLAGA CATCH: Sean Burke got this nice bream at Wallaga Lake. He can’t get any poddy mullet at the moment so Vanamai prawns it was. He also got a nice flounder and a flathead too. (6/11/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton and compiler of these files finally managed a salmon off the Tathra Wharf after what must have been a thousand casts over the last couple months! (5/11/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Narooma News editor Stan Gorton and compiler of these files finally managed a salmon off the Tathra Wharf after what must have been a thousand casts over the last couple months! (5/11/2013)

CHOICE FLATHEAD: Brett Murray from Sydney fished a local lake south of Narooma with Calm Water Charters on Monday getting heaps of flathead, including this 76cm model on a Zman plastic. (30/10/2013)

CHOICE FLATHEAD: Brett Murray from Sydney fished a local lake south of Narooma with Calm Water Charters on Monday getting heaps of flathead, including this 76cm model on a Zman plastic. (30/10/2013)

WITH SCOTTY: Happy customers fishing with Scotty from Fishbermi.com are Laurie, Jim and James who last Thursday got into the snapper, morwong and tiger flathead off Goalen Head bringing home around 20 snapper. (30/10/2013)

WITH SCOTTY: Happy customers fishing with Scotty from Fishbermi.com are Laurie, Jim and James who last Thursday got into the snapper, morwong and tiger flathead off Goalen Head bringing home around 20 snapper. (30/10/2013)

FISHBERMI CHARTER: Happy customers fishing on the Fishbermi.com charter boat on Saturday were Bernie Anderson of Cobargo, Danny and Ben Kaye from Bemboka and Paul Sliwinski from Queanbeyan. (30/10/2013)

FISHBERMI CHARTER: Happy customers fishing on the Fishbermi.com charter boat on Saturday were Bernie Anderson of Cobargo, Danny and Ben Kaye from Bemboka and Paul Sliwinski from Queanbeyan. (30/10/2013)

BIG SNAPPER: Bermi local Noel Brady got this beaut 5.7kg snapper also on last Friday south of Bermagui. (30/10/2013)

BIG SNAPPER: Bermi local Noel Brady got this beaut 5.7kg snapper also on last Friday south of Bermagui. (30/10/2013)

PB FLATHEAD: Young Digger Cowie of Narooma managed to outfish his dad “Hoots” again this time with a PB 76cm flathead caught in the Narooma area over the weekend on a small silver vibe lure on 6lb leader and was released unharmed. Well done Digger!! (28/10/2013)

PB FLATHEAD: Young Digger Cowie of Narooma managed to outfish his dad “Hoots” again this time with a PB 76cm flathead caught in the Narooma area over the weekend on a small silver vibe lure on 6lb leader and was released unharmed. Well done Digger!! (28/10/2013)

DAM BASS: There are bass around for those who know where to find them as editor Stan Gorton did on Friday evening. (28/10/2013)

DAM BASS: There are bass around for those who know where to find them as editor Stan Gorton did on Friday evening. (28/10/2013)

COUTA: German backpacker Linda with one of several barracouta caught at Narooma. (24/10/2013)

COUTA: German backpacker Linda with one of several barracouta caught at Narooma. (24/10/2013)

LUDERICK: German backpacker Andreas Wintraken has been using his fly rod to target luderick in Wagonga Inlet at Narooma. (24/10/2013)

LUDERICK: German backpacker Andreas Wintraken has been using his fly rod to target luderick in Wagonga Inlet at Narooma. (24/10/2013)

GIANT FLATHEAD: Now this is a flathead! Caught by Ashleigh Clarke in the Narooma inlet last week fishing a pink Squidgy plastic and successfully released by Adam Babidge. They didn't measure it just wanted to get it back in the water. (22/10/2013)

GIANT FLATHEAD: Now this is a flathead! Caught by Ashleigh Clarke in the Narooma inlet last week fishing a pink Squidgy plastic and successfully released by Adam Babidge. They didn't measure it just wanted to get it back in the water. (22/10/2013)

GIANT FLATHEAD: Now this is a flathead! Caught by Ashleigh Clarke in the Narooma inlet last week fishing a pink Squidgy plastic and successfully released by Adam Babidge. They didn't measure it just wanted to get it back in the water. (22/10/2013)

GIANT FLATHEAD: Now this is a flathead! Caught by Ashleigh Clarke in the Narooma inlet last week fishing a pink Squidgy plastic and successfully released by Adam Babidge. They didn't measure it just wanted to get it back in the water. (22/10/2013)

FRESH SALMON: Editor Stan Gorton was surprised to catch a salmon this far up into the fresh of the Bega River... Perhaps it was confused and was trying to swim upstream like its Pacific and Atlantic namesakes to spawn in the gravel beds! (17/10/2013)

FRESH SALMON: Editor Stan Gorton was surprised to catch a salmon this far up into the fresh of the Bega River... Perhaps it was confused and was trying to swim upstream like its Pacific and Atlantic namesakes to spawn in the gravel beds! (17/10/2013)

BEGA FLATHEAD: Editor Stan Gorton fished the upper Bega River with Josh Mccue going for Australian bass and estuary perch, while they didn't encounter any - weather might have had something to do with it – they did get a nice flathead each, a salmon and a few tailor. They fished plastics, hard-bodies and vibes. (17/10/2013)

BEGA FLATHEAD: Editor Stan Gorton fished the upper Bega River with Josh Mccue going for Australian bass and estuary perch, while they didn't encounter any - weather might have had something to do with it – they did get a nice flathead each, a salmon and a few tailor. They fished plastics, hard-bodies and vibes. (17/10/2013)

DAL FLATHEAD: Colleen Pearce from Yarram, Victoria got this beaut 70cm dusky flathead on a Z-man soft plastic fishing in Mummaga Lake, Dalmeny with local Narooma guide Bill from Calm Water Charters. The fish was released. (16/10/2013)

DAL FLATHEAD: Colleen Pearce from Yarram, Victoria got this beaut 70cm dusky flathead on a Z-man soft plastic fishing in Mummaga Lake, Dalmeny with local Narooma guide Bill from Calm Water Charters. The fish was released. (16/10/2013)

DIGGER SALMON: Digger with a nice salmon caught in Wagonga Inlet at Narooma last week using a metal slice - put up a great fight on light gear. (22/10/2013)

DIGGER SALMON: Digger with a nice salmon caught in Wagonga Inlet at Narooma last week using a metal slice - put up a great fight on light gear. (22/10/2013)

MIXED BAG: Graham Sawyer weighed in eight species in Club Dalmeny's October fishing competition last Sunday including a nice dusky flathead and snapper. (22/10/2013)

MIXED BAG: Graham Sawyer weighed in eight species in Club Dalmeny's October fishing competition last Sunday including a nice dusky flathead and snapper. (22/10/2013)

THOMMO MOWIE: Club Dalmeny fisho Andrew Thomas with his 1.1kg morwong caught in last Sunday's October meet. (22/10/2013)

THOMMO MOWIE: Club Dalmeny fisho Andrew Thomas with his 1.1kg morwong caught in last Sunday's October meet. (22/10/2013)

NAROOMA MULLOWAY: Cody Bond from the Narooma Ocean Hut with his mulloway caught at night on Wagonga Inlet.  (16/10/2013)

NAROOMA MULLOWAY: Cody Bond from the Narooma Ocean Hut with his mulloway caught at night on Wagonga Inlet. (16/10/2013)

BERMI SNAPPER: Bermi Bait & Tackle customer Graham “Darlo” Darlington with a very nice deep-reef snapper from last week. (16/10/2013)

BERMI SNAPPER: Bermi Bait & Tackle customer Graham “Darlo” Darlington with a very nice deep-reef snapper from last week. (16/10/2013)

CHARTER SNAPPER: Lee Townsend of BCF Fyshwick with a snapper caught on board Narooma Fishing Charters. (16/10/2013)

CHARTER SNAPPER: Lee Townsend of BCF Fyshwick with a snapper caught on board Narooma Fishing Charters. (16/10/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Estuaries are firing as editor Stan Gorton discovered with the flathead chasing lures up to the kayak. (16/10/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Estuaries are firing as editor Stan Gorton discovered with the flathead chasing lures up to the kayak. (16/10/2013)

DECENT SNAPPER: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club member Bill Davis with a decent morwong and snapper.  (16/10/2013)

DECENT SNAPPER: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club member Bill Davis with a decent morwong and snapper. (16/10/2013)

BREAM BOYS: Max Favelle and Mick Kavic with a pair of nice bream. (16/10/2013)

BREAM BOYS: Max Favelle and Mick Kavic with a pair of nice bream. (16/10/2013)

FISHING COUPLE: Randall and Brenda Setzer with a pair of nice drummer. (16/10/2013)

FISHING COUPLE: Randall and Brenda Setzer with a pair of nice drummer. (16/10/2013)

ROBYN’S CATCH: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club member Robyn Babidge with her snapper and trevally. (16/10/2013)

ROBYN’S CATCH: NSSC Bowlo Fishing Club member Robyn Babidge with her snapper and trevally. (16/10/2013)

SNAPPER CATCH: Abel went out with the FishBermi charter boat and ended up with two 40cm snapper. (9/10/2013)

SNAPPER CATCH: Abel went out with the FishBermi charter boat and ended up with two 40cm snapper. (9/10/2013)

HUGE GUMMY: Deckhand Nick Cowley with a great gummy caught on Benny Bolton’s Charter Fish Narooma north of Narooma yesterday.  (9/10/2013)

HUGE GUMMY: Deckhand Nick Cowley with a great gummy caught on Benny Bolton’s Charter Fish Narooma north of Narooma yesterday. (9/10/2013)

TIGER TARGET: Some nice snapper and good numbers tiger flathead off the eastern edge of the 12 Mile last week, the crew on 'No Worries' had a great day out. (9/10/2013)

TIGER TARGET: Some nice snapper and good numbers tiger flathead off the eastern edge of the 12 Mile last week, the crew on 'No Worries' had a great day out. (9/10/2013)

HARLEY FLATTY: Bermagui junior angler Harley got into the dusky flathead on Monday, as well as a few good size tailor all on plastics. With the water temp up a degree or two, the Bermi River is starting to fish well! (9/10/2013)

HARLEY FLATTY: Bermagui junior angler Harley got into the dusky flathead on Monday, as well as a few good size tailor all on plastics. With the water temp up a degree or two, the Bermi River is starting to fish well! (9/10/2013)

BIG FLATHEAD: Mummaga Lake is still fishing well for flathead as Les Geoffrey found out scoring this nice 70cm model on Sunday using a Z-man minnow. (9/10/2013)

BIG FLATHEAD: Mummaga Lake is still fishing well for flathead as Les Geoffrey found out scoring this nice 70cm model on Sunday using a Z-man minnow. (9/10/2013)

Tom Cargill at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Tom Cargill at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

James Ewens at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

James Ewens at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Mitch Kennedy at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Mitch Kennedy at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Jessica Gowing at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Jessica Gowing at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

John O’Neill at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

John O’Neill at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Caleb Bartholomew at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Caleb Bartholomew at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Tim Stewart and Andrew Turner at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Tim Stewart and Andrew Turner at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Scott Rigby at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Scott Rigby at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club Fishing Club's Bonanza competition. (6/10/2013)

Scott Rigby was the junior cock-o-the-walk at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club's October competition.

Scott Rigby was the junior cock-o-the-walk at the Tomakin Sports and Social Club's October competition.

EVANS' EFFORT: Dale Evans with a sample of her catch of bream and blackfish.

EVANS' EFFORT: Dale Evans with a sample of her catch of bream and blackfish.

SHARK TALE: Hugh Johnson with his great seven-gill shark.

SHARK TALE: Hugh Johnson with his great seven-gill shark.

PAUL'S HAUL: Paul Wright with some great morwong.

PAUL'S HAUL: Paul Wright with some great morwong.

MAGNIFICENT SEVEN: Brendan Winnell with his great seven-gill shark.

MAGNIFICENT SEVEN: Brendan Winnell with his great seven-gill shark.

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton went for an early-morning pre-work fish with Josh McCue from Bermagui Bait and Tackle getting three nice trevally on a 2.5-inch Z-man Grub. (3/10/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton went for an early-morning pre-work fish with Josh McCue from Bermagui Bait and Tackle getting three nice trevally on a 2.5-inch Z-man Grub. (3/10/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton went for an early-morning pre-work fish with Josh McCue from Bermagui Bait and Tackle getting several nice tailor on a 2.5-inch Z-man Grub. (3/10/2013)

EDITOR CATCH: Editor Stan Gorton went for an early-morning pre-work fish with Josh McCue from Bermagui Bait and Tackle getting several nice tailor on a 2.5-inch Z-man Grub. (3/10/2013)

WAGONGA FLATTIE: Brad Garland from Batemans Bay with a 65cm dusky flathead caught out on Wagonga Inlet on Wednesday. Tailor were going off on bait balls all throughout the day with flathead and trevally also underneath and even maybe a jewfish! (3/10/2013)

WAGONGA FLATTIE: Brad Garland from Batemans Bay with a 65cm dusky flathead caught out on Wagonga Inlet on Wednesday. Tailor were going off on bait balls all throughout the day with flathead and trevally also underneath and even maybe a jewfish! (3/10/2013)

TOP JOB: Riley Bowater of Narooma with his first jewfish caught on Wagonga Inlet under schools of feeding tailor using a metal lure.

TOP JOB: Riley Bowater of Narooma with his first jewfish caught on Wagonga Inlet under schools of feeding tailor using a metal lure.

FIRST SNAPPER: Patrick Richardson of Newborough, Victoria with his first ever snapper caught on board Narooma Fishing Charters at Montague Island.

FIRST SNAPPER: Patrick Richardson of Newborough, Victoria with his first ever snapper caught on board Narooma Fishing Charters at Montague Island.

DOUBLE HOOK-UP: Riley Bowater was scoring double hook-ups of salmon and tailor off the beach on metals last week.

DOUBLE HOOK-UP: Riley Bowater was scoring double hook-ups of salmon and tailor off the beach on metals last week.

LAKE SNAPPER: Darren “Dash” Bowater with a nice snapper for Wagonga Lake caught on a prawn-shaped plastic.

LAKE SNAPPER: Darren “Dash” Bowater with a nice snapper for Wagonga Lake caught on a prawn-shaped plastic.

FEEDING FRENZY: Shearwaters and terns feed on tiny baitfish or krill off Montague Island on the weekend being brought up by other baitfish.

FEEDING FRENZY: Shearwaters and terns feed on tiny baitfish or krill off Montague Island on the weekend being brought up by other baitfish.

WAGOMGA FLATHEAD: Riley Bowater with a flathead from Wagonga Lake at Narooma.

WAGOMGA FLATHEAD: Riley Bowater with a flathead from Wagonga Lake at Narooma.

DOUBLE HOOK-UP: Riley Bowater was scoring double hook-ups of salmon and tailor off the beach on metals last week.

DOUBLE HOOK-UP: Riley Bowater was scoring double hook-ups of salmon and tailor off the beach on metals last week.

GUMMY TIME: Melbourne visitor Sumit with one of the eight gummies caught by the Poyner fishing party.

GUMMY TIME: Melbourne visitor Sumit with one of the eight gummies caught by the Poyner fishing party.

Steve Hudson and crew had a great session on the gummies and landed a good number of fish at anchor north of Camel Rock in 25m of water.

Steve Hudson and crew had a great session on the gummies and landed a good number of fish at anchor north of Camel Rock in 25m of water.

NIGHT SALMON: Melbourne visitor Rocky got this salmon fishing with local Jon Poyner at Dalmeny.

NIGHT SALMON: Melbourne visitor Rocky got this salmon fishing with local Jon Poyner at Dalmeny.

WHOPPER SALMON: Ben and his whopper salmon caught at Narooma’s surf beach.

WHOPPER SALMON: Ben and his whopper salmon caught at Narooma’s surf beach.

STUD PERCH: Darren "Cookie" Cooke with his new PB Estuary Perch from the muddy waters of Tuross. At 39cm that's one nice perch cookie!

STUD PERCH: Darren "Cookie" Cooke with his new PB Estuary Perch from the muddy waters of Tuross. At 39cm that's one nice perch cookie!

BIG SMILE: Hai Yan with her great catch!

BIG SMILE: Hai Yan with her great catch!

BREAM TIME: Narooma News Editor Stan Gorton got in a few days kayak fishing on his favourite lake.

BREAM TIME: Narooma News Editor Stan Gorton got in a few days kayak fishing on his favourite lake.

DUSKY: Narooma News Editor Stan Gorton got in a few days kayak fishing on his favourite lake.

DUSKY: Narooma News Editor Stan Gorton got in a few days kayak fishing on his favourite lake.

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