TRIP REPORTS

FISHING NEWS AT ITS BEST!

Hervey Bay Fly and Sportfishing Charters shares what we’ve been up to during each month via our trip reports. From some of our best catches through to products we’re loving and even a weather report! Subscribe to get these updates straight to your Inbox using the form below and once you finished that check out our latest trip reports below!

snapper - a welcome catch - September 2020 fishing report

September 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

September was a cracking month for us here at HBFSF. Reasonable conditions throughout the month let our guides fish throughout the bay with ease. Species like snapper were high on the agenda when tides suited and we pulled some excellent specimens on board. 

August - September 2020 fishing newsletter - hervey bay queensland

August 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

I hope that spring will see some better days ahead in these modern times. We have been busy here on the Fraser Coast, and are looking forward to borders opening soon so that our NSW guests can get up here and enjoy some fishing. August can be a tricky month but the wider grounds can generally give us some great fishing…

man holding a golden trevally caught on fly in Hervey Bay, Qld Australia

June & July 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

Well..with borders open through June and July, the curve flattened and people’s sense of adventure reignited!  We enjoyed the busiest June and July on record!  A HUGE thank you from the team at HBFS to everyone who booked with us over the past couple of months.  We hope you had a memorable trip with us!

trip report may 2020 - easing covid-19 restrictions in hervey bay

May 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

Covid-19 has provided a challenge for small business right across the globe and we are certainly no different. Now with more clarity and restrictions eased, we are back guiding again full time. Our bookings have taken off and we are almost back to pre-Covid levels, which has been very welcomed.

april 2020 fishing news and trip report - hervey bay fly and sportfishing

April 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

April has certainly been a tough month for all of us. We wish everyone all the best and hope you are staying safe and healthy. With restrictions in place, we put a stop to guiding through most of the month particularly in the early weeks….

march 2020 fishing news and trip report - hervey bay fly and sportfishing

March 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

March 2020 was a great month for fishing as it always is. We had a ball with species such as golden trevally, queenfish, mackerel, cobia, mac and longtail tuna.  Some big longtails have appeared and tested anglers skills and gear…. 

march 2020 fishing news and trip report - hervey bay fly and sportfishing

February 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

Overall, we enjoyed some great conditions in February with just a few days or so of heavy rain. Other areas just to the south got a lot more rain then we did. The fresh still made its way through the river systems giving the straits and bay a much needed push of fresh water.  

january 2020 fishing news and trip report - hervey bay fly and sportfishing

January 2020 Fishing Report & Newsletter

The start to 2020 was a cracker with some glass out conditions through January. There were some good numbers of golden trevally spotted, with lure and fly anglers enjoying the golden action.

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