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Port Hughes

Spencer Gulf

A lot of people on vacation and wanting to fish have found Yorke Peninsula to be rewarding. It has a lot of town to get a good catch. Spencer Gulf stretched from Port Broughton to Port Victoria. Port Broughton is a good place to start. A boat will be needed to go along its sheltered channels and angle for whiting or garfish or go trolling for snook. While a good spot to go jetty fishing is Wallaroo with two jetties, a long and a short one, with the long jetty being grainy and the short is old. Wallaroo is near Kadina, tommyruff, small snappers, whiting and mullet are abundant in this area.

Port Hughes is a Satellite town of Moonta, also a place known for fishing. Cabins and villas are available to spend the day after a rewarding day with the marine life. Port Hughes is known as an exciting place to fish offshore where whiting and snapper are plentiful. Squid can also be found in Port Hughes along with mullet, whiting and garfish.

On a high tide in Port Victoria, and almost everyday, tons of tommyruff are caught. Garfish, snook, small snapper ans squid are also taken in large numbers here. Port Victoria, which also has a good jetty, is a launching point for boats to Wardang Island. Wardang Islandís waters are rich thus boat operators fish here every year.

There are other places in the Yorke Peninsula that are famous fishing spots as well, for example, Stansbury, Price, Port Vincent, Androssan and Port Giles. Port Gilesí jetty is the longest which extended into the deep, blue water harbor. Any species of fish can be found in this jetty but the common ones are blue mackerel,garfish, snook, barracouta, red mullet, whiting, salmon and squid.


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