These are just some of the tried and tested Sunshine Coast fishing locations you could visit with Rent A Rod.
Military Jetty/power boat club
A hotspot for fishermen on the coast, a huge selection of species is on offer including Flathead, Bream, Mulloway, Trevally, Queenfish and more. There are numerous positions to take up on the jetty, the cove and around the bridge with many styles of fishing to be attempted here. Great place for the kids to explore and learn how to catch live bait, there are also restroom and change facilities centrally located.
Pelican waters/ canal
Often underestimated the canals can produce some fantastic fishing including around the loch. Bream and Luderick are prevalent and can provide beginners with the conditions to practice and hone their skills. A wide range of fishing techniques can be attempted including lures and soft plastics and most baits will produce quality fish. There are also freshwater options with many of the lakes stocking perch and mullet. Tilapia are also frequently sighted in these areas.
This 3km stretch has some perfect family fishing spots. There is ample room for the kids to explore and swim in a safe environment. With BBQ areas and restroom facilities in multiple sites the area is perfect for setting up comfortably for the day. Bream, Flathead, Trevally and more can all be targeted from the beach with the added bonus of schooling live bait many fishing techniques can be attempted.
This centrally located site is perfect for holiday makers staying within Caloundra itself. Just up from kings beach this renowned fishing spot can produce Mulloway, Trevally, Flathead, Queenfish and more! With ample seating and facilities it is one of the more comfortable fishing spots. A popular place to simply rent fishing equipment it offers easy access and gorgeous views.
Perfect for mobile fishing and frequently changing fishing spots/ techniques. With cemented trails following the creek it is both beautiful and relaxing. Species to target include Mangrove Jack, Flathead Bream, Moses, Perch, Grunter, Bream and more! This ‘wild fishing’ experience really gets you back to nature with abundant bird and lizard life to see. The hunting and stalking aspect of this trip makes it very popular with locals who are looking to expand their skills into soft plastics and lures.
Can be accessed at the end of Currimundi creek walk and could be easily fished on the same day. Perfect for families this lake is situated at Currimundi beach and can be fantastic if fished during the tide change. Bream, Trevally and Flathead are all targeted here.
Fantastic rock fishing spot, the ability to be based on the beach and have access to quality rock fishing is a popular choice for families. Mulloway, Tailor, Bream, Whiting and Flathead are all frequently caught here. Makes for a fantastic beach day with kids often catching their first surf bream here. Worms can also be caught here and used to produce quality whiting.
Fantastic beach fishing stretch with Tailor, Mulloway, Bream and Flathead available. These beaches provide a welcome break from activity at beaches like Moffat and Kings and is a perfect place to perfect your beach fishing skills.
A popular area that produces quality fish, there are endless spots to choose from. Starting at the mouth of the river to exciting bridge fishing further in stream the area is close to facilities and accommodation and makes it a perfect trip to plan close to your holiday dwelling. Flathead, Whiting and Bream are all found here which makes it popular for children and beginner anglers.