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Fishing in the Gladstone Region and Banana Shire

The Gladstone Region and Banana Shire provides an absolute plethora of places to fish all year round for the novice, fishing enthusiast or professional angler. Some locals believe Gladstone is one of the best places to fish in Australia. Locals and visitors alike rave about the many types of fish on offer and the accessibility of fishing spots within the region. The assortment of fish found in the Gladstone Region is endless. Species vary from Sweetlip, Coral Trout, Tuna and Mackerel to Barramundi, Bream, Grunter, Trevally, Jewfish, Queenfish, Saratoga, Cod and Mudcrabs. 

It doesn't matter if you're a reef or estuary fishing enthusiast or want to fish from a creek, beach or island, the Gladstone region has many easily accessible spots to cater for your whim. The waters in and around Gladstone are a transitional zone where the warm waters of the tropical north meet the cool of the south. This means the area is a virtual seafood smorgasbord with the best species of the region taking centre stage!

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