Handline records

PLEASE NOTE:- All fish weights and /or line classes are measured in Kilograms “Kg”

Handline Species Line Weight Angler Location Date
ALBACORE 3 4.400 D RAWLINGS BOTANY BAY WIDE NSW 8/09/1989
ALBACORE 8 8.600 Bob Irvine Narooma Wide NSW 21/04/1996
ALBACORE 10 10.000 Barry Preston Jervis Bay Canyons NSW 23/05/1998
AMBERJACK 6 4.200 T ANDERSON COFFS HARBOUR NSW 31/03/1988
BARRAMUNDI 6 10.450 I ALEXANDER ROSS CREEK QLD 28/10/1983
BATFISH ROUND FACED 3 5.000 David Rawlings Dunk Island QLD 14/03/1998
BATFISH ROUND FACED 6 6.500 David Rawlings Dunk Island QLD 16/03/1998
BLACKFISH ROCK 3 2.240 Wayne Colling Fish Rock NSW 9/06/1997
BONITO AUSTRALIAN 3 2.900 D RAWLINGS PORT HACKING NSW 6/05/1988
CARP EUROPEAN 3 12.600 Barry Preston Shoalhaven River NSW 2/07/2000
CARP EUROPEAN 4 6.630 John Rupic Murray River NSW 16/01/2002
CATFISH FORKTAIL (BLUE) 4 3.500 Mary Worsley Macleay River NSW 2/12/2006
COBIA 6 11.600 G CLARKE HAT HEAD NSW 30/03/1983
COBIA 8 11.375 Wayne Colling Laggers Point NSW 17/02/2001
COBIA 10 7.900 W HARVEY LAGGERS POINT NSW 16/05/1983
COBIA 15 13.200 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 17/12/1985
COD ESTUARY 10 13.500 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 8/03/1987
COD ESTUARY 15 19.400 B DRIVER ROSS’S REEF QLD 29/02/1980
DOLPHINFISH 3 5.100 Chris Stolk Wollongong Wide NSW 12/03/2005
DOLPHINFISH 4 5.050 Jason Green Laggers Point NSW 14/11/1998
DOLPHINFISH 6 7.625 Wayne Colling Smokey Cape NSW 15/09/2001
DRUMMER SILVER 6 7.800 J BROOKS JERVIS BAY NSW 16/05/1981
FLATHEAD DUSKY 3 6.430 J TUIMAN WOY WOY NSW 20/11/1979
GROPER BLUE/RED 3 6.690 P.Oberg Currarong NSW 24/06/2012
GROPER BLUE/RED 10 7.500 G FROUD ULLADULLA NSW 20/09/1982
JEWFISH BLACK 15 34.500 W HINSCHEN PROSERPINE RIVER QLD 5/11/1984
JOBFISH GREEN 6 4.300 A KING CAPE MORETON QLD 19/12/1985
KINGFISH YELLOWTAIL 3 9.630 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 21/10/1985
KINGFISH YELLOWTAIL 6 8.380 T FERGUSON JIBBON NSW 26/03/1977
KINGFISH YELLOWTAIL 10 11.800 J BENETT THE PEAK NSW 18/07/1982
KINGFISH YELLOWTAIL 15 10.550 M STODDART HAT HEAD NSW 20/12/1982
LONGTOM STOUT 3 3.000 B HARVEY PORT HEDLAND WA 26/01/1988
MACKEREL NARROW BARRED 3 13.950 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 10/05/1986
MACKEREL NARROW BARRED 4 10.300 PETER GOODENOUGH WOOLGOOLGA NSW 3/05/1995
MACKEREL NARROW BARRED 6 17.520 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 4/05/1986
MACKEREL NARROW BARRED 8 12.000 PETER GOODENOUGH WOOLGOOLGA NSW 3/05/1995
MACKEREL NARROW BARRED 10 15.500 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 29/12/1985
MACKEREL QUEENSLAND SCHOOL 3 4.500 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 17/05/1986
MACKEREL SHARK 3 3.600 Wayne Colling Black Rocks NSW 22/03/1997
MACKEREL SPOTTED 3 5.600 G COOK COFFS HARBOUR NSW 14/04/1990
MACKEREL SPOTTED 4 6.100 Mary Worsley Grassy Head NSW 1/05/2005
MACKEREL SPOTTED 6 7.250 BILL HARVEY GRASSY HEAD NSW 16/05/1981
MACKEREL SPOTTED 8 8.450 PETER GOODENOUGH WOOLGOOLGA NSW 2/04/1995
MARLIN BLACK 10 23.000 Wayne Colling Korogoro Point NSW 17/12/1998
MARLIN BLACK 15 53.000 Peter Webster The Banks (greenwell Point) NSW 6/02/1998
MARLIN STRIPED 24 73.000 Peter Webster The Banks NSW 17/02/2001
MULLOWAY 3 8.200 BARRY WELLS WAGONGA INLET NAROOMA NSW 5/10/1995
MULLOWAY 4 10.000 STEVE PAPAROULAS KURNELL LIGHTHOUSE NSW 9/01/1995
MULLOWAY 6 12.500 Mary Worsley Macleay River NSW 30/04/2007
MULLOWAY 8 17.900 MARY WORSLEY Macleay River NSW 2/05/2010
MULLOWAY 10 28.600 M BONNICI PORT STEPHENS NSW 28/02/1979
MULLOWAY 15 28.500 M MILLER EMERALD HEADLAND NSW 10/08/1989
PERCH GOLDEN 2 3.000 Grant Evans Lake Windamere 2/01/2012
PERCH GOLDEN 3 3.836 John Rupic Murray River NSW 16/01/2002
RAY BLACK STINGAREE 15 30.500 D BATE SHELLHARBOUR NSW 27/01/1983
RAY BROWN (ESTUARY) 8 20.440 Robert Sewell Burnett River QLD 11/08/2007
RAY COMMON SHOVELNOSE 3 3.520 R CHOWN CLYDE RIVER NSW 25/04/1980
RAY EAGLE 3 7.200 L COLLESS CALLALA BAY NSW 6/11/1982
RAY EAGLE 6 34.500 N WITHERS BATEMANS BAY NSW 2/03/1980
RAY WHIPTAIL 3 6.200 P HAYWARD OCEAN CREEK QLD 19/05/1979
RAY WHITE SPOT S’NOSE 3 6.600 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 23/01/1987
RAY WHITE SPOT S’NOSE 6 15.200 P HAYWARD BURDEKIN RIVER QLD 20/09/1980
SAILFISH 10 23.500 B HARVEY KARRATHA WA 4/09/1988
SALMON AUSTRALIAN 3 3.520 MARY WORSLEY CROOKHAVEN BIGHT NSW 11/02/1994
SALMON AUSTRALIAN 4 4.385 David Stone Boat Harbour NSW 1/11/1997
SAMSON FISH 10 6.980 P FOOKS FLINDERS REEF QLD 23/10/1979
SAMSON FISH 15 14.000 R MCKENZIE KINGSCLIFF WIDE NSW 14/11/1984
SHARK BLUE 10 47.800 Travis Anderson Shellharbour NSW 29/10/1996
SHARK HAMMERHEAD 6 10.430 H JENKINS JERVIS BAY NSW 13/02/1972
SHARK HAMMERHEAD 10 31.200 Wayne Colling Laggers Point NSW 1/01/2000
SHARK MAKO 3 13.700 T ANDERSON WOOLLONGONG WIDE NSW 10/09/1988
SHARK WHALER (ALL) 3 6.300 D RAWLINGS LORD HOWE ISLAND NSW 21/04/1988
SNAPPER 3 3.720 PETER GOODENOUGH S/W SOLITARY ISLAND NSW 17/09/1995
SNAPPER 4 4.050 Peter Goodenough Woolgoolga NSW 18/09/1998
SNAPPER 6 7.480 P KIDD LONG REEF NSW 20/01/1973
SWEETLIPS PAINTED 3 5.200 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 10/05/1986
TREVALLY GOLD SPOT (TURRUM) 3 3.150 B MOSS HERVEY BAY QLD 10/05/1986
TREVALLY GOLDEN 3 4.700 D RAWLINGS DUNK ISLAND QLD 24/03/1991
TREVALLY GOLDEN 10 10.900 M SPIEGELHAUER CAPE CLEVELAND QLD 16/05/1987
TREVALLY SILVER 3 2.800 K CARR PORT STEPHENS NSW 18/10/1982
TUNA MACKEREL 3 3.580 Wayne Colling Fish Rock NSW 4/07/1998
TUNA MACKEREL 4 5.960 Mary Worsley Trial Bay NSW 7/05/2000
TUNA MACKEREL 6 6.880 Wayne Colling Fish Rock NSW 20/04/2002
TUNA NORTHERN BLUEFIN 6 5.700 G KERR HERVEY BAY QLD 13/04/1986
TUNA NORTHERN BLUEFIN 10 13.000 Peter Goodenough Arrawarra NSW 14/03/1999
TUNA STRIPED 3 5.300 D RAWLINGS THE PEAK NSW 27/03/1987
TUNA STRIPED 4 3.880 Wayne Colling Smokey Cape NSW 17/02/1999
TUNA STRIPED 6 5.500 D RAWLINGS THE PEAK NSW 3/04/1987
TUNA YELLOWFIN 6 14.730 K HAWKINS CROWDY HEAD NSW 1/10/1977
TUNA YELLOWFIN 10 16.000 Peter Goodenough 30kms East Coffs Harbour NSW 25/08/1996
TUNA YELLOWFIN 15 26.000 M MCKINNIREY BELLAMBI NSW 13/05/1988