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Victoria's Western Coast

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Victoria's Western Coast

Western coastline of Victoria is popular with its numerous inlets, rivers, bays and estuaries that provide the holiday fishermen with the opportunity and an exciting challenge of taking a huge variety of fish. The area is famous for big group of Australian salmon, superb snapper fishing and top game fishing for southern bluefin tuna, yellowtail kingfish and the sought-after white shark.


The coast at Ocean Grove, Collendina, Black Rock and Fisherman's Beach provides the surf angler miles of open surf to fish for jewfish, salmon, snapper and barracouta.

Barwon River and Bream Creek

Estuary fishing here will provide good yields of luderick, silver trevally, mullet, flathead, salmon and jewfish.

Point Addis

Is a sloping beach with deep gutters, having renowned for its large specimens of jewfish, salmon, snapper and gummy shark. This is one of the best surf fishing coastline in the region.


In the Point Roadknight region, surf fishing will produce snapper, salmon and gummy sharks. The Anglesea River is also a good spot to fish for southern bream and, a few kilometres on at Airey's Inlet, bream, luderick and mullet are the constant catches.

Fairhaven and Eastern View

The shoreline in this region at the start of the Great Ocean Road provides top surf fishing. The main catches include salmon, snapper, jewfish and gummy sharks.


The beaches, rocks and pier at Lorne are all famous holiday fishing locations. The regular catches here are salmon, flathead, snapper, barracouta, silver trevally and sweep. The large garfish are often productive in the winter and bream can be yielded from the estuary of the Erskine River.

Apollo Bay

Offers a superb breakwater, surf and pier fishing for bream, salmon, snapper, mullet, yellowtail , trevally, kingfish and barracouta. The local hot locations for good stock of bream are at the Barwon River and the beach at Marengo.

Cape Otway

This is an isolated region which offers a superb fishing for jewfish, gummy sharks, snapper and salmon in its dirt roads and bush tracks. Close to the Aire River provides good fishing for a number of estuary species including the southern bream.

Port Campbell

This spectacular hollow coastline is almost inaccessible. Good fishing for cod, snapper and salmon is done from high rock ledges. The coastline in the region are good spots for snapper and salmon while the estuary of the Sherbrooke River and pier fishing takes salmon and mullet.


Good fishing for estuary perch, salmon, southern bream and mullet is found in the estuary of the Curdles River.


Victoria's Fishing Spots

Eildon Pondage
Hopkins River
Lake Burrumbeet
Lake Eildon
Lakes Entrance
Lakes Entrance to Mallacoota
Merri River
Murray River
Port Phillip Bay
Portland to Barwon Heads
Victoria's Western Coast
Western District Lakes
Westernport Bay to Lake Entrance

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