Snapper (Pink) Fishing in Sydney New South Wales

Snapper (Pink) Fishing in Sydney New South Wales

Snapper fishing in Sydney is not prolific due to the lack of nearshore bottom structure, which these fish love for the abundance of food they offer.

That said, the best spots will be Bate Bay and Bottany Bay to the south, and the reefs between Palm Beach and Mona Vale to the north. Snapper come closer inshore around May to spawn and will generally be scarce by January. They rarely go over 7kg in these waters.

Avalon Sportfishing offers excellent inland charters for Snapper.

Seasonality:
Snapper (Pink) fishing in Sydney New South Wales varies slightly throughout the year. High season is May to December. Low season is January to April. There is no closed season.
Fishing Techniques: