Coffs Harbour Beach and Rock Fishing
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A.  Boambee Beach: Good catches of tailer, bream, whiting and school jew along the length of the beach. Plentiful supply of beach worms. Vehicle access to full length of beach. Main access near Coffs Harbour boat ramp

B.  Bream Hole: Excellent for bream, tailer and blackfish (luderick). Some good sized jew have been taken from here.

C.  Southern Headland: Many good spots on these rocks tailer, bream,  blackfish and a number of other species. Care needs to be taken.

D.  Eastern Wall: This breakwall provides a good spot for a variety of species including spanish mackerel and jewfish on the seaward side. Bream, whiting and flathead can be taken on the harbourside of this wall. A path extends along the length of the wall. A good hole is found at the start of the wall where it meets the     Southern Headland. The wall is dangerous in heavy seas.

E. Harbour area: Variety of species can be taken from this safe port. Harbour used by sailing boats, power boats and wind surfers.
     While divers are not allowed to use the port without permission, care should be taken when driving a boat in the harbour area. Divers can suddenly surface without warning. Whiting and bream from Jetty Beach, the Jetty itself and the rocks on the southern side of the harbour.
    Some good hauls of mullet are also taken from the harbour. Yellowtail can be taken from the Jetty and the Marina area. Excellent boat ramp and parking facilities are available at the southern end of the harbour.
    The Fishing Club, located west of the ramp, provides the only harbour  cleaning facilities. Fish must not be cleaned in the ramp area or along the foreshores.
    Visitors are welcome to use the facilities at the Fishing Club.

F.  Mutton Bird island: This island is linked to the land by a road along the northern breakwall. This island contains some of the best rock fishing areas in the Coffs Harbour district. Spanish mackerel, big snapper, tailer and tuna are often taken, especially on the eastern side.
     A path runs across the top of the island. Mutton Birds nest all over the island during spring and summer and care must be taken if you move off the path. The whole island is a wild life protected area. Dogs are not allowed.

G.  North Wall: Cement blocks along the length of this wall provide good sites from which to fish. Bream, tailer and groper are often taken. Beware of cars travelling along the wall.

H.  Little Mutton Bird Island:  Access from Park Beach at low tide or swim at other times. Good catches of big snapper, spanish mackerel and tailer can be made.

I.  Park Beach:  This is the main surfing beach. Ideal gutters form along the beach which provide good hauls of whiting, bream, school jew, tailer and dart. Occasional large fish are taken. Vehicles and dogs are not allowed on the beach.

J.  Macauley Headland: Good rock fishing spot for variety of species. Care needed at all times. Access road at end of Park Beach or at Diggers Beach (turn at Big Banana).

K.  Diggers Beach: Popular surf board beach. Bream, tailer, whiting and dart are main species landed. Good snapper are taken from the headlands.

L.  Coffs Creek: Flathead, whiting and blackfish.

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