The Sunshine Coast is renowned for its glorious and sunny beaches, and what better way is there to spend your time on the coastline than fishing on the sand or even offshore. From Caloundra to Noosa, there is an abundance of locations for fishing Sunshine Coast locals and tourists love to visit and we know exactly where they are.
Whether you’re looking for Pelagic Fish, Bream, Jewfish or something harder to catch, we’ve got the best fishing Sunshine Coast locations for you to enjoy on the beach and offshore.
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Best Fishing Sunshine Coast
Mooloolah River Mouth
The Mooloolah River Mouth is a brilliant fishing spot for people who predominantly enjoy catching Bream and Pelagic Fish. These schools of fish are better caught during the summer months, with Jewfish becoming more prevalent in cooler climates and can be caught more towards the western rock wall and the south as well. Make sure you know which lures and bait to take as this will determine the fish you will catch!
For the best beach fishing Sunshine Coast wide, head via Point Cartwright Drive off Nicklin Way. This generous stretch of beach offers a variety of fish for you to enjoy such as Flathead, Bream, Dart, Jewfish, and Tuna. There have even been reports of Wahoo being caught in this fishing location, but it all depends on the type of lure and bait that you’re using.
Whether you prefer fishing on the sand or off the edge of a boardwalk, Golden Beach in Caloundra offers a beautiful stretch of beach fishing Sunshine Coast tourists are known to love. Offering fish such as Whiting, Bream and Flathead, this is a great fishing location for families with young children. There are no rocks to worry about, the water is shallow and there is plenty of grass for the kids to run around on; not to mention… There are some awesome cafés and restaurants around.
Mudjimba Island – Offshore Fishing Mooloolaba
For offshore fishing Mooloolaba is the place to be. Here, you can get to most of the local offshore fishing destinations via the Mooloolah River, but Mudjimba Island is at the top of our list. Also known as Old Woman Island, you can fish anything from Mackerel and Tuna here during the summer months, to Mulloway and Snapper during the winter season.
Mooloolaba – Deep Sea Fishing Sunshine Coast
If you’re in search of some deep sea fishing Sunshine Coast wide, there are plenty of charter boats on offer that can tailor a trip just for you whether it’s with family and friends or an event with a group of colleagues or clients. If you’re close to Mooloolaba, this is the best place to book your charter boat and get out on the water for a day of fishing filled
If you’re on The Coast and need a place to revitalise and relax, our Mooloolaba luxury holiday homes are nearby the best fishing Sunshine Coast spots and are the perfect home away from home to get your fishing adventure started. If you’re ready to book the fishing trip of a lifetime, contact us today and our friendly staff will take care of the rest.