Sea angling reports

Sea fishing reports from shore and boat.

Bass regs update – daily bag limit of 2 fish a day to end...

BASS 2021 1 January to 28 February, only catch-and-release fishing 1 March to 31 July – 2 fish bag limit. A minimum size limit...

Good bass fishing in West Cork before Storm Ellen hit

David Norman reports on the West Cork Bass fishing... 19 August: More first time Silver, this time for Andy P who absorbed all the coaching...
Declan Collins finds his bass mojo !!!

New EU bass regulation may be tightened in Ireland

IFI is aware of the recent agreements at EU level which aim to introduce new bag limits etc for Bass angling. BASS 2020 Catch...

West Cork fleet catching up with Donegal Bay bluefin kings

For the first (but hopefully not the last) time this year we have had reports of four of our bluefin tuna fleet from the...
In a fish

Great fishing at Cork Harbour from shore and afloat

Richie Ryan is one of the many anglers fishing the shores of Cork Harbour who is enjoying the bass fishing at the moment. His...

Killybegs Anglers getting a great mix of fishing from the shore

Stefan Martin reports from Mullaghmore, where the Killybegs Mariners are getting a great mix of fishing from the shore... 22 January: Although lure fishing for...
Bluefin tuna

Wild Atlantic Angling for bluefin tuna on the Wild Atlantic Way

The first bluefin tuna caught in this year's scientific catch-tag-release fishery was taken by Michael Callaghan and crew aboard the LEAH-C at the weekend....

Lots of big fish for charter boat anglers out of Wicklow

Kit Dunne reports that the sea off Wicklow is full of good sized smoothhounds and tope… 18 June: Cracking Tope fishing here lately. We had...

Clare coast off the mark for Bluefin, Donegal Bay still fishing well

It's not easy for a skipper to switch from their 'bread and butter' fishing - be that wreck and reef fishing, targeting shark species...

Curiosities of Cobh caught in West Cork and District Anglers match

Terry O Donovan reports on the West Cork and District SAC match at Cobh on March 1st… The Westies were back out in force on...