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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

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

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


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