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Western Port Fishing



Top Western Port Fishing Spots

  1. Cody Bank
    10/12/2016 8:07:40 PM - This bank has ledges to the north and south of this point.


  2. Hovell Ledge
    4/14/2017 5:39:42 PM - Hovell Ledge


  3. Flinders Bank
    10/12/2016 8:09:57 PM - Flinders Bank


  4. Mt Martha Reef
    10/15/2017 9:12:28 AM - Mt Martha Reef


  5. Govenor Ledge
    4/14/2017 3:37:12 PM - Govenor Ledge


  6. SEAFORD PIER
    3/6/2014 1:03:45 AM - SEAFORD PIER


  7. St Leonards Boat Ramp
    4/14/2017 2:21:42 PM - St Leonards Boat Ramp


  8. MORRISONS FAULT LINE
    3/6/2014 1:03:44 AM - MORRISONS FAULT LINE


  9. Rye Boat Ramp
    12/13/2017 12:12:47 AM -


  10. Carrum Artificial Reef
    1/2/2021 1:13:04 PM -



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Western Port Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Western Port, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Australasian Snapper

  2. Australasian Snapper

    There is a 35.46% catch rate for Australasian Snapper, based on 577 Australasian Snapper counted.

    Western Port Australasian Snapper Counts Chart
    Australasian

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT AUSTRALASIAN SNAPPER COUNTS CHART


  3. Australian Salmon

  4. Australian Salmon

    There is a 32.7% catch rate for Australian Salmon, based on 532 Australian Salmon counted.

    Western Port Australian Salmon Counts Chart
    Australian

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT AUSTRALIAN SALMON COUNTS CHART


  5. Redfin Perch

  6. Redfin Perch

    There is a 20.41% catch rate for Redfin Perch, based on 332 Redfin Perch counted.

    Western Port Redfin Perch Counts Chart
    Redfin

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT REDFIN PERCH COUNTS CHART


  7. Brown Trout

  8. Brown Trout

    There is a 4% catch rate for Brown Trout, based on 65 Brown Trout counted.

    Western Port Brown Trout Counts Chart
    Brown

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT BROWN TROUT COUNTS CHART


  9. Common Carp

  10. Common Carp

    There is a 2.34% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 38 Common Carp counted.

    Western Port Common Carp Counts Chart
    Common

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT COMMON CARP COUNTS CHART


  11. Gummy Shark

  12. Gummy Shark

    There is a 1.41% catch rate for Gummy Shark, based on 23 Gummy Shark counted.

    Western Port Gummy Shark Counts Chart
    Gummy

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT GUMMY SHARK COUNTS CHART


  13. Scaled Sardine

  14. Scaled Sardine

    There is a 1.04% catch rate for Scaled Sardine, based on 17 Scaled Sardine counted.

    Western Port Scaled Sardine Counts Chart
    Scaled

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT SCALED SARDINE COUNTS CHART


  15. Whiting

  16. Whiting

    There is a 0.61% catch rate for Whiting, based on 10 Whiting counted.

    Western Port Whiting Counts Chart
    Whiting

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT WHITING COUNTS CHART


  17. Bluefin Tuna

  18. Bluefin Tuna

    There is a 0.37% catch rate for Bluefin Tuna, based on 6 Bluefin Tuna counted.

    Western Port Bluefin Tuna Counts Chart
    Bluefin

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT BLUEFIN TUNA COUNTS CHART


  19. Black Bream

  20. Black Bream

    There is a 0.25% catch rate for Black Bream, based on 4 Black Bream counted.

    Western Port Black Bream Counts Chart
    Black

    ENLARGE WESTERN PORT BLACK BREAM COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 24 species of fish and 1627 fish counted for February around Western Port.

To date, there are 70 species of fish and a total of 11619 fish counted for Western Port and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1826 (197 years).

Last Update: 2/1/2023 1:06:28 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

View full Western Port Fishing Forecast to see all species and best lures and colors to use.

Latest Western Port Fishing Reports

  • Trying for tuna
    1/26/2023 3:20:30 PM - Acres of hard fighting tuna are just offshore and ready to catch! The post Trying for tuna appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Kingfish going crazy
    1/26/2023 8:13:55 AM - Mega kingfish have been on the chew both offshore and inside the bays - with some giants around! The post Kingfish going crazy appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Tasty garfish about
    1/25/2023 8:16:48 AM - Super tasty garfish are about - with plenty of fish around to get a nice feed together! The post Tasty garfish about appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Wonderful Whiting
    1/12/2023 8:31:04 AM - Plenty of tasty KGW are fishing great around Western Port at present! The post Wonderful Whiting appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Trout action
    12/8/2022 9:42:08 AM - The trout action has been great recently whether you're into lure or bait fishing! The post Trout action appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Port Phillip snapper going strong
    12/7/2022 6:29:46 AM - There's some great snapper fishing out in the bay at present! The post Port Phillip snapper going strong appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • WPB Whiting going well
    11/17/2022 7:39:41 AM - Plenty of whiting action out in Western Port at present! The post WPB Whiting going well appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Shore based Snapper success
    11/17/2022 6:58:52 AM - Plenty of snapper to be caught from the shores of the bay at present! The post Shore based Snapper success appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


  • Fishing Report November 2022
    11/13/2022 11:45:23 PM - The post Fishing Report November 2022 appeared first on Gone Fishin.


  • PPB Snapper just starting to go
    10/20/2022 9:58:38 AM - Port Phillip's run of snapper is almost ready to go! Get ready! The post PPB Snapper just starting to go appeared first on Fishing store Dandenong.


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Top Western Port Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Spot On Fishing Tackle Hastings
    We have a large selection of Fishing, Camping & Outdoor gear at each of our stores. Please come in and see one of our friendly staff at a store near you!

  2. Peninsula Compleat Angler
    The only specialist fishing tackle store stocking all the big brands on the southern Mornington Peninsula!

  3. Gone Fishin
    Your 1-Stop Fishing Shop

  4. Paul Worsteling's Tackle World Cranbourne


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Top Western Port Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Westernport Fishing Charters
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  2. Think Big Fishing
    Whether it be Gummies, Snapper, Mulloway, Kingfish, Whiting, Sharks, Tuna or Calamari. We apply the disciplines of patience, fresh bait collecting to give you the best possible chance of hooking and landing the fish of a lifetime. We cater for novic

  3. Ace Fishing Charters
    Our fishing trips in Western Port Bay are famous for the one-of-a-kind experience offered. Whether you are a novice or have experience, we are committed to offering a fishing trip that you will forever cherish. With our knowledge about the popular we

  4. Profishing Charters & Imports


  5. Classic Fishing Charters


  6. T-Cat Charters
    Helping people to learn about fishing and catching fish. Giving you the fun experience of fishing Western Port.

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Top Western Port Marinas

  1. Western Port Marina


  2. Marina View Van Village


  3. Patterson Lakes Marina


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