Port Albert is a great access point for boaters, and the local jetties can be fished on the run-in-out tide for most species such as snapper, flathead, gummy shark, squid, and whiting.
The area is famous for its expansive sheltered fishing and easy access to Bass Strait through its all-tide entrance.
Fishing at Port Albert
Port Albert offers many opportunities for anglers of all types.
For adventurous & experienced boaties willing to take a trip through the entrance will be rewarded with some good seasonal catches of Gummy Shark, Snapper, Kingfish, and sometimes Tuna.
The inshore waterways within the confines of the local islands are a safe option for those looking for a more relaxed day on the water with quantities of Flathead, Whiting, Squid, Snapper, Pinkies and Gummy Shark.
Use our new 4 berth boat ramp, floating pontoons to support all sized boats and kayaks all supported by a large trailor parking area with boat wash down facilities and fish filleting stations.
Land based anglers can enjoy the serenity of the jetties while watching the world go by. The catch can vary, but you can add Garfish & Leatherjackets to the catch list.
With the 90 mile beach only a 30 mins drive, a spot of surf fishing could also be considered with easy access from Woodside Beach.
And if the fish don't bite, you can grab Gippsland's best food and coffee from that varied local food stores while the kids play in the local playground.
Fishing is great at Port Albert as it provides a great access point for boaters, and the local jetties can also be fished on the run-in tide for most species.
Ask the locals for tips on top fishing locations that include, The Entrance, Blue Hole, Snake Channel, Basket Beacon, Kearneys, and the upper Albert River. It's mouth, called Old Port, produces snapper, with flathead and whiting the usual catch.
The easy access, all tide entrance to the sea ensures keen fisherman fast access to open waters of Bass Strait for larger game fish.
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Port Albert Fishin Charters
We promise to expose you to the best fishing in our local water, the spots we go and the gear we use and the time we share...
Port Albert Fishin' Charters operate charters in Port Albert and Bass Strait to target the likes of King fish, Whiting and Snapper.
You'll soon learn there's no other way to fish.
Port Albert Fishin' Charters also offer private scenic charters
Wyldside Fishing Charters
Corner Inlet & Bass Strait fishing and Scenic Charters.
Fishing Charters for great Port Albert Fishing or just Fishing in Gippsland in general.
Call us on 0427 891352
Port Albert Eco Tours & Charters
Port Albert Eco Tours & Charters provide customised private fishing charters and tours of the Port Albert inlet including Nooramunga Marine and Coastal Park.
Our custom built Northbank 600C has been fully optioned with all the extras to provide you with comfort and safety as you explore the pristine waters of Port Albert inlet.
Quality fishing gear and tackle is provided to ensure the best fishing experience. The perfect option for small groups of 1 to 3 people.
Port Albert Fishing Report
Visit to the Port Albert Fishing Report by Alessandro Marino and stay up to date with weekly fishing results, updates and important information about fishing in the area.