Batemans Bay is a popular holiday resort town and fishing destination surrounded by nature - National Parks, Mountains, the Clyde River and its easily navigable estuaries, the Bay itself and the open Sea. Batemans Bay is in the Eurobodalla Shire of the South Coast NSW Australia and is famous for its all year round great fishing.
Located just 2 hours from Canberra in the ACT and approximately 4 hours south of Sydney NSW Australia. Whether you come for a day, a week or longer - you will always want to stay on.
Local Batemans Bay amenities include great shopping, restaurants, entertainment and tourism attractions of all varieties.
From Durras in the North to Tomago River in the south, Batemans Bay Fishing covers some of the best fishing grounds to be found on the South Coast of New South Wales Australia including the famous marlin grounds on the edge of the continental shelf. Well protected from heavy seas, Batemans Bay is a safe and comfortable environment with unsurpassed scenic beauty.
As the season change, the species of fish caught also change to some degree. The colder months see cod, leatherjacket, redfish and the fun to catch sergeant baker more active. As the water temperature rises the warmer currents bring on the kingfish, marlin, tuna and sharks. Snapper, morwong, wrasse and flathead are 'year round' fish so no matter what time of the year, your chance of bringing home a fine table fish is always present.
You can choose to either embark on a fishing charter to try your hand at either game or deep sea fishing or maybe you would just like to throw in a line or two from the shoreline. Many of the beaches fringing Batemans Bay offer some excellent fishing experience for everyone to enjoy!
There are also estuary cruises that you can book onto all year round that will take you some quality spots that will have you reeling in some great catches that you can slap on the BBQ that night for dinner. The South Coast of NSW is well known widely for its excellent fishing grounds and Batemans Bay is a popular tourist destination with plenty to do and see when not at sea.
So come and experience the excellent fishing that is to be had while you are holidaying in Batemans Bay... and once you get here you will never want to leave!