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With an abundant of places to fish in Shellharbour you will never be short of a place to find a good catch throughout the year.  Whether you prefer rock fishing, deep sea fishing or fishing off our beautiful beaches or a jetty we have it all.  

You can also experience Shellharbour from the water by taking advantage of our five public boat ramps or enjoy a day with a fishing charter company. Bring home your catch of the day from a fishing or prawning outing on Lake Illawarra.  Download our Southern Illawarra Fishing Guide for some great locations.

Tide Predictions can be found by clicking here (Note: Select Port Kembla which is the closest location 13km north of Shellharbour)

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Southern Illawarra Fishing Guide 

Windang Dive & Spearfishing

Windang Dive & Spearfishing

Location: 235 Windang Road, Windang

Located in Windang, close to Scuba diving locations at Shellharbour, Bass Point, Wollongong and Port Kembla, Windang Dive & Spearfishing (Illawarra Aqua Centre) provides all your needs for Scuba diving and spear fishing in one central location. Read more

Lake Illawarra Boat Hire

Lake Illawarra Boat Hire

Location: Lake Illawarra, Reddall Parade, Lake Illawarra NSW 2528

BOATS for hire from only $110! Boat sizes range from 3.3 to 4.5 metres. No Licence required. Perfect for a day on the lake with friends or family. Great for fishing trips. Carries up to 5 people. Boat will be organised from Windang boat ramp. Read more

Shellharbour Game Fishing Club

Shellharbour Game Fishing Club

The Shellharbour Game Fishing Club meets on a regular basis and also hosts the annual Shellharbour Game Fishing Tournament in February of each year. Read more

Shellharbour Fishing Charters

Shellharbour Fishing Charters

Location: Shellharbour Harbour, Towns Street, Shellharbour Village NSW 2529

Fish the pristine waters off Bass point and the surrounding area aboard Shellharbour Fishing Charters' vessell the 'ARGUS'. ARGUS is a fully equipped 34ft Steber fly bridge sports fisher. With a large rear deck and plenty of seating inside for your comfort. Catering for... Read more


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