14 year old Ben captures Mako shark off the coast of Union Hall

Tom Collins of "Jorree Jade" charters reports from Cork today that 14 year old Ben Healy landed a Mako shark.  He tells us: We have...
Cod fishing in Youghal

Good codling from south coast venues

There have been some good reports from Youghal and Cork Harbour recently where the winter codling fishing is well underway. Fish can be present...
Bass 8th July

July, a tough month for the South Coast Bass fisherman

Rockhunter writes: I haven't updated the blog for a few weeks, partly since I have been busy with work and partly as there was...
Golden Grey Mullet

Mullet on lures for the South Coast angler

31/03/12. I got up at 5.30 am to try lure fishing for bass given the calm conditions, my third attempt to get my first...

Success for Jim Hendricks Inaugural Saltwater Fly Fishing Primer

Many years ago, a former boss Alan McGurdy introduced me to the concept of the "ideas man" and I am absolutely sure that I...
5 lb bass

Bass and chubby cod by the light of the moon in Youghal

The full moon and the big tides didn't deter Peter Murphy aka Rockhunter from heading to Youghal Harbour.  By the light of the moon...
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Good fishing at the Slob Bank for West Cork and District SAC

Terry O Donovan reports on the West Cork and District SAC match at the Slob Bank on May 14th... 14 anglers made the trip east and...
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Carley wins Match but Kelly is Cod Champ

John Diamond was in touch to tell us that the The 5th Henry’s Tackleshop Irish Cod Championships were held by Sea Angling Ireland SAC on...
Biggest fish went to Danny O Riordan for a 72cm Painted Ray

West Cork anglers make most of the fishing at east Cork venue

Terry O Donovan reports on the West Cork and District SAC match at Ballinwilling on Saturday… First of all we would like to say a...
My wonderful 67cm bass on ruler

67 cm Bass weighing 6 lb. plucked from the sea before the storm

Our old friend Rock Hunter is back after a little break and he tells us that due to work commitments over the last few...