Fishing Archive

Around The Bay – Tuesday, January 18, 2022

JIM’S Bait and Tackle has a new home at Back Beach Road, San Remo, next to the library.

Around The Bay – 5-1-2021

IT WAS Christmas number 16 for us in the shop and to say the last two years have been the most challenging would be an understatement. Christmas holidays always brings many anglers to the area.

Have your say on Corner Inlet fishery plan

Pipis take cut from 5 to 2 litres COMMERCIAL, recreational and indigenous fishers, seafood consumers and the wider community can now provide feedback on the draft Corner Inlet Fishery Management Plan, which was released on Wednesday, December 29 for 60 days public consultation. Victorian

Around the Bay – Tuesday, December 21, 2021

THE rumours have started, and the usual small-town gossip has gone from fact to fiction.

Around the Bay – Tuesday, December 14, 2021

AS WE wind down or build up to Christmas, depending on your situation, it’s just around the corner and coming fast.

Around the Bay – Tuesday, November 23, 2021

WE MUST say a huge thanks to everyone that has been compliant with the new COVID restrictions, now that it is mandatory to be double vaccinated to enter non-essential businesses like ours. Customers have been very understanding which makes our job so much easier.

Island adventure giveaway

WITH regional Victoria now open and welcoming visitors once again, Destination Phillip Island has teamed up with Network 10’s iFish TV for a mammoth episode showcasing the adventure-mecca that is this south-coast travel destination, airing 5pm on November 21, 2021 on 10 Bold. A

Hook, line and sinker

WESTERN Port Bay holds a good population for snapper and the Corinella Boating and Angling Club wasn’t wasting any time in coming back together to celebrate the winners of its annual snapper competition. The club committee, run by president Murray Wannan, held the barbecue

Around the Bay – Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Over the last two months or so, it’s been our local customers that have allowed our business to remain open and now finally a little relief for them with the opening of the metro border this Friday night and the expected influx of those

Around the Bay – Tuesday, October 19, 2021

RESPONSIBILITY and etiquette!

Around the Bay – Tuesday, October 12, 2021

With Jim’s Bait and Tackle ANOTHER week in snapper season and plenty more snapper reported and double the amount of those not having any luck. There seems to have been a bit of a change and the reports we are getting now are almost

Around the Bay – Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Don’t let the stress of what’s happening around you get you down too much, do your bit and let others do what they see as right for them and let’s just get on with living.

Around The Bay – Tuesday, September 28, 2021

A QUESTION we get asked often in the shop is “where can we go to be guaranteed to catch a fish, we have been trying and no success so far”.