Latest News

/Latest News

Only 1 month left to land the millon dollar fish

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

There is only 1 month left to book that last-minute flight to the NT if you're keen to try your hand at catching the Million Dollar Fish. Season Two of the Million Dollar Fish competition closes on 28 February. That means there’s still 4 weeks left to hook a winning barra. It’s a great excuse [...]

Only 1 month left to land the millon dollar fish 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Hazelwood Pondage: Community Fishing Weekend

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Anthony Forster with a Victorian Hazelwood Pondage Barra. A community fishing weekend will be held at Hazelwood Pondage on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 February, 2017. Permits to fish from boats at Hazelwood will not be required that weekend, nor beyond 1 March 2017, which will simplify access and provide more people with [...]

Hazelwood Pondage: Community Fishing Weekend 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Million Dollar Fish Update: First $10,000 fish of 2017

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Benjamin Kaart with his prize-tagged barra The first barramundi for 2017 has been caught in the NT Government’s Season 2 Million Dollar Fish competition, in Darwin River. The 55 centimetre fish is the seventh prize-tagged barramundi worth $10,000 which was hooked by Palmerston resident Benjamin Kaart last night. “Congratulations to Benjamin on this [...]

Million Dollar Fish Update: First $10,000 fish of 2017 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Warren Carter wins 2016 Mercury Cup

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Mercury cup winner Warren Carter Tournament veteran Warren Carter has beaten the best bream fishers in Australia to win the 2016 Mercury Cup and collect a cheque for $1,000. “I came second last year so it’s definitely nice to go one better, and it was a surprise because it was so close,” Warren [...]

Warren Carter wins 2016 Mercury Cup 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

AFN Bi-Weekly report 12/12/16

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Bill McGuire with two of the three bream he managed in our bag of five while fishing in the WSBB Skins event in Botany Bay and the Georges River. By Gary Brown. I fished the Western Sydney Bream & Bass Skins event on Sunday in Botany Bay and the Georges River. There were [...]

AFN Bi-Weekly report 12/12/16 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

AFN Bi-Weekly report 28/11/16

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Joe Crust with his 48cm bass caught on a spinnerbait in half a metre of water By Gary Brown. Over the past couple of weeks, I have had a number of reports come in from a number of readers of my columns about what they have caught lately. Peter Shaw of Caringbah managed [...]

AFN Bi-Weekly report 28/11/16 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

AFN Bi-Weekly report 14/11/16

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

A nice tailor caught while fishing in the Port Hacking River on a ZMan 3 inch MinnowZ by Andrew Humphries. By Gary Brown. November is a great month to get out on the water. The days have grown longer and most of the mornings are not as chilly. This extra daylight will give [...]

AFN Bi-Weekly report 14/11/16 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Burrinjuck Fishing and Lake Report for the 9th November 2016

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

  Some of the entrants from the Canberra Fishing Club, Burrinjuck Convention Burrinjuck Fishing & Lake Report:  09/11/16                                 Current discharge: 3570 ML per day. Water level 08/11/16:  96.4 % Current inflow: 2300 ML per day. Water level 26/10/16:  98.9 % Water visibility:  100 cm Forecast Weather: Temps are finally starting to resemble [...]

Burrinjuck Fishing and Lake Report for the 9th November 2016 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

AFN Bi-Weekly report 17/10/16

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Ross Clarke from the Sutherland Shire area managed a nice flathead while working soft plastics in the Port Hacking River. By Gary Brown. Over the next couple of weeks you will find that the dusky flathead numbers will start to increase slightly as the bigger females start to move about looking to start [...]

AFN Bi-Weekly report 17/10/16 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Million Dollar Fish: Two $10k barra hooked

2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00

Kelli Carroll and her lucky $10,000 catch in the Million Dollar Fish competition. Two lucky Top End residents have each reeled in a $10,000 prize-tagged barramundi, just four days into Tourism NT’s iconic five-month Million Dollar Fish campaign, Season Two. Kicking off with a splash, the competition has seen NT residents Kelli Carroll [...]

Million Dollar Fish: Two $10k barra hooked 2017-11-21T12:22:33+00:00