Fish Species and Fishing Seasons in Sydney

Deep Sea Fishing in Sydney

The coastal beaches of Sydney offer a wide variety of fish for all types of anglers. Our skipper knows every inch of water from Sydney to Cronulla. You dont need to be an expert fisherman to land a fish. Our crew will provide all the right bait and tackle depending on the conditions and seasons. All you have to do is throw out the fishing line and reel in the fish. And, you get to keep what you catch.

Pink Snapper Fishing Seasons

Pink Snapper fishing in Sydney varies slightly throughout the year. High season is June to September. Low season is January to April. There is no closed season.Pink snapprer fishing season Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: 5 - 10 kg
  • Food Rating: Excellent
  • Territory: Reef, nearshore and offshore
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 Flathead Fishing Seasons

Flathead fishing in Sydney varies slightly throughout the year. High season is April to May and September to October. Low season is January to March, June to August and November to December. There is no closed season.
Flathead fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: 40 - 70cm
  • Food Rating: Good
  • Territory: Inshore and nearshore
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 Tuna Yellowfin Fishing Seasons

Tuna (Yellowfin) fishing in Sydney varies moderately throughout the year. High season is August to September. Low season is January to May and November to December. There is no closed season.
Tuna Yellowfin fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

 Tuna Bluefin Fishing Seasons

Tuna Bluefin fishing in Sydney varies moderately throughout the year. High season is July to August. June and September are considered to be good moths to catch Bluefin Tuna.  The low season is January to May and November to December. There is no closed season.

Bluefin Tuna fishing seasons Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: Up to 260 kg 2.4 metres in length
  • Food Rating: Good
  • Territory: Offshore to 500 metres
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 Tuna Albacore Fishing Seasons

Tuna Albacore fishing in Sydney varies moderately throughout the year. High season is July to August. Low season is January to April and November to December. There is no closed season.
Tuna Albacore fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

Mahi Mahi Fishing Seasons

Mahi Mahi fishing in Sydney varies moderately throughout the year. High season is January to February and December. Low season is May to August. There is no closed season.
Mahi mahi fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

Yellowtail Amberjack Fishing Seasons

Yellowtail Amberjack fishing in Sydney varies moderately throughout the year. High season is January to April. Low season is June to November. There is no closed season.
Yellowtail amberjack fishing Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: 7 - 12 kg
  • Food Rating: Good
  • Territory: Reef and offshore
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 Blue Marlin Fishing Seasons

Blue Marlin fishing in Sydney varies moderately throughout the year. High season is January to March. Low season is June to October. There is no closed season.
Blue Marlin fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

 Hapuka Fishing Seasons

Hapuka fishing season Vronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size:  Max 1.8m and 70kg
  • Food Rating: Excellent
  • Territory: Offshore
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 Salmon Fishing Seasons

Salmon fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: 6 kilograms Up to 90cm
  • Food Rating: Excellent
  • Territory: Offshore and inshore
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 Bull Shark Fishing Seasons

Bull shark fishing in Sydney runs from November through to April. The bull shark is 2 metres up to 3.5 metres. Generally, it is the large males and females that head down from Queensland to hunt.

Bull shark fishing season Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: Up to 230 kilograms Up to 3.5 metres
  • Food Rating: Good
  • Territory: Saltwater and freshwater. Ocean and rivers
Siver Trevally fishing Cronulla Sydney

Silver Trevally Fishing Seasons

The peak months for Silver Trevally fishing in Sydney are from May through to September. April and October are considered good months for fish trevally. The remaining months in the year are fair.

Siver Trevally fishing seasons Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: Up to 65 cm in length
  • Weight: Up to 4kg
  • Food Rating: Good
  • Territory: Saltwater and estuaries

Tailor Fishing Seasons

The best months for Tailor fishing in Sydney are from November through to February. March and April and September and October are considered good months to fish for Tailor. The remaining months from May to August are fair.

Tailor fishing seasons Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: Up to 120 cm in length
  • Weight: Up to 14kg
  • Food Rating: Good
  • Territory: Inshore waters and estuaries
Bass fishing Cronulla Sydney

Bass Fishing Seasons

The best months for Bass fishing in Sydney are from November through to April. May and October are considered good months to fish for Tailor. The remaining months from May to August are banned form fishing for bass.

 

Bass fishing seasons Cronulla Sydney

Fish Details

  • Size: 20 - 30 cm in length
  • Weight: Up to 1 kg
  • Food Rating: Average to Good
  • Territory: Primarily freshwater