Murray Cod

Species Information

Scientific Name:Maccullochella peelii
Environment:Lake, River
Ideal Temp:
Technique:Bottom Fishing, Casting, Fly, Jigging
Lure Type:Bottom Rig, Crankbaits, Flies, Jigs, Plugs, Soft Plastics, Spinnerbaits, Topwater
World Record:
Other Names:Murray Cod

Latest Murray Cod Fishing Reports and Spots

Adelaide Fishing Report - 2/27/2022 2:56:26 PM

In the last week we have been hearing reports of King George Whiting and Yellowfin Whiting. Garfish, Tommies, and Mulloway were also caught. J (View)


Freshwater targets for Easter - 3/25/2021 8:45:00 AM

Freshwater fishing is on the cards for many anglers getting away and relaxing over the Easter break. Many of the popular inland destinations are (View)


Eildon region worth the drive - 1/21/2020 7:37:00 AM

If you're after a place to head for the long weekend Eildon can cover a few of your bases. Being a reasonably short drive from the suburbs and b (View)


Summertime Murray cod going well - 1/24/2021 9:36:24 PM

The fishing for Murray cod and yellowbelly has been good in most of the northern waterways even with the increase in boat traffic. Places like L (View)


Mighty Murray cod on the chew - 2/29/2020 12:10:55 AM

The Murray cod fishing has been good on both bait and lures around the region - with some good fishing happening not far from Melbourne at all. (View)


Mighty murray cod on the go - 1/9/2020 1:21:02 PM

The fishing for cod has been good over the year's start. Many cod rivers are running clear and low at present which can make for some good fish (View)


Murray cod season up and swinging - 12/20/2019 9:35:56 AM

Some anglers are wasting no time with the 2019/2020 Murray cod season! While some are only just getting started anglers like Steve and Ryan hav (View)


Cod season apon us - 12/10/2019 8:06:03 AM

Murray cod season is back up and running around the state with all rivers and lakes open to fishing again. While there hasn't been much in the (View)


Video: Fly Fishing for Murray Cod in the Australian Outback with Jeremy Wade - 11/15/2019 7:25:52 AM

From the Discovery Channel: Jeremy Wade “Dark Waters” Series. (View)


Eildon region worth the drive - 10/10/2019 9:26:04 PM

If you're into trout cod or yellowbelly fishing at the moment then Eildon is the place for you. With the coming weeks the yellowbelly will real (View)