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With our close location to the bay, daily communication with local anglers and our early opening times makes us the perfect information centre before leaving home to check conditions and best fishing spots. Being a family owned and run business we pride ourselves on being able to give one on one service to the beginner or seasoned angler.

Having the backing of major brands means we can offer competitive prices with first class service.

We also stock an extensive range of camping and snorkelling supplies.

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Every week you will receive weekly updates as to where to fish, what bait to use and what has been caught. From time to time the reports will also include current and upcoming specials.
Average Vote: 185.0/5

merv Ladlow
2016-07-10 20:20:08
Hi Craig
Can you tell me why squid bag is 10 whiting bag is 20 and squid population seems to be just as plentiful as the whiting ? Surely it needs to be lifted some times your bag of squid can be over in a hour or so .
Kind Regards
Phil Tranquille
2016-02-15 20:45:49

please include me on your weekly fishing reports.
2015-12-23 20:51:52
Hey Jim I dropped in last week to get my Daiwa reel repaired it had a broken spring in the bail, I just wanted to see if you had any luck fixing it?

I thought I would send a quick email as Im not sure what hours your open over chirstmas.

Thanks for the help.
David Goldsworthy
2015-07-15 07:17:43
Very wide range of useful gear (not shelves full of cheap crap)
High quality and practical stock
Difficult to find gear readily stocked
Very competitive prices
Great store hours
Friendly staff
Stephen kiely
2015-06-20 00:38:25
Recently moved to phillip Island, jims is the only place here for quality gear, service and advice, and great
Jeff Flound
2015-06-16 23:08:49
Went to the Island for Phillip Island for a holiday and went straight to Jims bait and Tackle, where I was helped with great advice and found very reasonable prices! Will deffinently go back next holiday
Amanda Keilar
2015-06-16 22:45:45
Great friendly service and tackle & bait at reasonable prices. Fantastic local knowledge & advice. Craig is always very helpful. Highly recommend to anyone fishing in the area to pop in and Craig will tell you whats been caught and where is worth a try.
Tony Smith
2015-06-16 18:11:13
Good Customer service, Always good to shop at a local store with local knowledge!
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