fishing

Lifelong fisherman shares his passion

Laurie Sweet of Gwandalan is the dictionary definition of a fishing fanatic, spending much of his time casting lines in the waters of Lake Macquarie. His passion for the hobby…


Five pelicans trapped by fishing line

The Peninsula’s ‘Pelican Lady’ is calling on residents to dispose of their fishing equipment and rubbish appropriately after five pelicans were recently found trapped. Locals are being asked to not…


Fishers excited with latest FAD

FISHING – Central Coast fishers will soon be bream-ing with excitement, with a Fish Aggregating Device (FAD) recently deployed to ocean waters near Terrigal. Parliamentary Secretary for the Central Coast…


Please look after our pelicans

Ahead of a busy summer season out on the water, Wendy Gillespie aka The Pelican Lady is calling on Peninsula residents to help prevent an influx of sick and injured…



Fishers warned to play by the rules

Central Coast fishers are being urged to abide by the rules this summer as the NSW Fisheries ramps up patrols. Minister for Agriculture, Adam Marshall, joined Parliamentary Secretary for the…