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Fishing in the Mackerel Islands

Episode: 5
Title: Fishing in the Mackerel Islands
Broadcast: August 27th
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Trevor shows you one of the best ocean fishing spots WA has to offer, right here at the Mackerel Islands.

  • Thevenard Island, which is the larger of the two accommodation islands here, offers a fishing charter trip that takes you out onto the ocean where you can catch some of the best eating fish WA’s pristine waters has to offer.
  • Skipper Chris Saunders shows Trevor how to catch Red Emperor, Coral Trout, and Rankin Cod, using a unique hook setup.
  • Your skipper will show you where the best fishing spots are, so you’re guaranteed to catch something.
  • After an exhilarating day, out on the open waters, it’s easy to understand how you can become addicted to fishing, particularly in a place like the Mackerel Islands.

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