Spring Snapper with Shaun Furtiere

It’s that time of year where the seasonal run of snapper appear in our bays, so we thought we best host a talk night on all things Snapper! And who better to provide insight than Think Big Charters skipper Shaun Furtiere.
Shauns wealth of knowledge will see those in attendance go away with new found tips and tricks to aid your chances of landing more fish, and better quality fish more often.

No cost for members, $10 for general public. If you join on the night or pior, it is also no charge. And kids under 18, FREE!

BBQ provided prior with drinks at bar prices and a good raffle pot on offer, including a charter pass with Think Big!

Head over to www.fishingtalks.com.au to secure your seat today as places are limited!

Winter Gummy Shark Fishing with Gawaine Blake - 21/7/17

Gawaine is back again and this time it is all about the winter gummy shark fishing. Plenty on offer raffle prize wize including a 4 hour guide.

Pie and pot $10, pie and softie for a $5er.

Doors open from 5, with talk to commence from 7.

Be quick to secure your free seat at www.fishingtalks.com.au

Note- as of 25/6/17 over 60 seats have been taken.

Squid Tactics with Paul Carter

Come along to Mitcham Angling Club and hear Paul Carter present on all things Squid. Paul will discuss the tactics that can be employed to enhance your catch rate, including key locations, rigs and of course, jig selection in both the shallow and deep water.

Entry for the talk is free. To mix things up a bit this time we are running a pie and drink option for purchase.

Cost for a chunky steak pie, pot and door prize ticket is $10 for non members and $5 for members. Persons under 18 will be $5 with a pie, soft drink and door prize ticket. There will be a few door prizes for both the adults and under 18s on offer so please don’t be shy in bringing the kids along for what will be a really informative and family fun night!
Please advise for catering purposes if you are looking to purchase a pie and drink combo by selecting the appropriate option. Payment will be upon entry.

Vic Kingfish with Gawaine Blake and John Cahill


This is the 6th of our Stronger Fishing clubs talks hosted by the Mitcham Angling Club which sees Gawaine Blake and John Cahill discuss how to successfully target what is considered a prize catch in Victorian waters.

Entry is free but seats are limited. Please head to www.fishingtalks.com.au to secure your seat.

A big thanks to those sponsoring the night as we've got $1500 in prizes on offer for our major raffle as well as some door prizes. Details of these will be communicated in the coming weeks.

Memberships will be available on the night and if thinking of joining, then best to take advantage of doing so before our joining fee price rise kicks in. A membership also secures you priority entry to our talk nights before the remaining allocation is opened up to the public.

Last years talk sold out so get in early to avoid disappointment!

Please also note that our volunteers assisting with putting up the talk website and controlling the MAC social media feeds will not be in a position to respond to any issues between the 18/1/17 and 26/1/17 as they will be over in NZ fishing the 3 Kings - hopefully all is smooth sailing but best we let you know, especially if there are issues in regards to all tickets being secured.

King George Whiting with Gawaine Blake

We know many of you love catching whiting so we thought we'd make our 5th talk related to our stronger fishing club grant about it!

Head over to www.fishingtalks.com.au to secure your seat. BBQ prior, prizes galore and plenty of info to be learnt!

Supersized Cod with Rod Mackenzie

This is the 4th installment of our free special guest fishing seminars being held at the Mitcham Angling club thanks to our Stronger Fsihing club grant.

The Cod God is gracing the club to talk about all things to target big cod! Plenty of door and raffle prizes on offer thanks to those sponsoring the night, as well as a BBQ prior. Drinks at bar prices. Bookings essentail and can be made at www.fishingtalks.com.au

Snapper and Gummy tactics with Gawaine Blake - Thurs 28th Sept

This is the 3rd of our stronger fishing clubs talks. Gawine Blake is our guest and will be discussing all things Snapper and Gummies.
BBQ from 630 with talk to start from 700.
AND ENTRY IS FREE- BUT YOU NEED TO BOOK! Head to www.fishingtalks.com.au to secure your spot as capacity is limited!

We have the following sponsors on board with a door and raffle prize pool of about $1500. A 4 hour guide with Gawaine will be one of the prizes on offer.

- Regal Marine
- Samurai Rods
- Gamakatsu Hooks
- BCF Bayswater
- Atomic lures
- Sharkmen fishing charters
- AFN Fishing and outdoors

A big thanks to all of the above who have come on board to support the night!

Vic surf fishing with Jarrod Day. Thurs 4th August

As part of our stronger fishing clubs grant, we are holding a series of talks between now and early 2017. The 2nd one we are having is with well respected fishing journalist Jarrod Day on Thurs 4th August who will talk about all things surf fishing. BBQ served from 6-30 with talk to commence around 7pm.
Once again we have some great door and raffle prizes on offer with thanks to our event sponsors!
And the best bit is that it is FREE!
The only catch is we do have a capacity limit so if you wish to come along, then get in quick- head over to www.fishingtalks.com.au to grab your tickets.

Scott Gray- Vic freshwater Thurs 7th July

Scott Gray is one of the foremost and respected fishing journalists in Victoria. Some would say he is passionate, others obsessed with being on the water. In this talk, Scott will discuss all things freshwater, in particular the western region of Victoria and will cover:

•    Gear and terminal tackle setup
•    Lure fishing techniques in lakes and rivers
•    Downrigging lures for Chinook salmon & trout in the crater lakes
•    The mystery of the Lake Bullen Merri bass fishery


To book your spot head to www.fishingtalks.com.au

Getting the most out of your sounder and GPS 26/5/16

Don't miss this one! Email the club to book a spot.

A bit about Moose: Moose has always been in, on and around boats. Having a farther from the tiny island of Trinidad and Tobago, Moose was put on a boat before he could walk. His father ensured him to have a strong appreciation of the sea and of boats. Growing up in the boating capital of Victoria, the Gippsland lakes, Moose spent his youth in and out of all sized vessels, from small tinnys to large timber motor yachts. Moose spent several years working in the US ski boat market in Pennsylvania before returning home to Australia.   Since 2010 he has been making a name for himself in the Boating world as a go to expert in marine accessories. In particular marine electronics where he currently runs websites, produces magazine articles and Gives live presentations on the subject. Moose has won several awards in both Sales and service from major marine suppliers including Garmin, Fusion and BBB. Moose’s belief that boating should be fun and enjoyable has translated into an enthusiastic and exciting personality. 


Moose will be explaining the fundamentals of your sonar and gps units. 
how to interpret your fish finder

how to adjust settings.

will be taking brand specific questions.

Vic Kingfish 4/2/16

To say we are excited about this being our first 2016 talk is an understatement! Don't miss this one on Vic Kingfish with Aaron Habgood and Gawaine Blake.
Thanks to our event sponsors below, there will be some cracking door and raffle prizes on offer including two 4 hour guide trips worth close to $300 each. To book a spot send the club a message or email.

As of 17/1/16 we have reached our venue capacity for the night and can not offer any more tickets to the public for this event. We look forward to seeing all of you who have a spot booked on the 4th!

Cracking the snapper code: Thurs 8/10/15

Westernport and PPB snapper with Gawaine Blake. The major raffle prize for the night is a four hour guide with Gawaine worth close to $300. Gamakatsu, Regal Marine and Compleat Angler have also donated some door and raffle prizes. We also plan to have some snapper bait packs available on the night for purchase.

Seats for these nights will be capped at 60, and half of these seats are already taken by our members....so get in quick if you want to join in learning a thing or few!

Please send us a message, email or call the club to book a seat which will help with bbq catering as our last talk saw us run out of snags, as our rsvp's were not reflective of our final numbers and we want to make sure all of you get fed!

Marine safety with the coast guard and marine battery tips : Thurs 24/9/15


Get on board for our next talk with Frogleys Offshore angler Aaron Habgood who will discuss fishing the southern end of PPB on Thursday 9th July. Aaron has generously donated a 5 hour guide trip with him worth $350 as our major raffle prize!

If you are wishing to attend this night simply send a message to the Micham Angling club Facebook page or email us at mitchamangling@gmail.com as this will help with catering and setting up the clubrooms!

As we're feeling the love as well, we're giving 3 double passes away. To be in the running to win one of these simply like the Mitcham Angling Club Facebook page and the Reds Fishing Adventures Facebook page. Once you've done this, simply type 'Entered' under the post on the Mitcham Angling Club Facebook page. Winners will be drawn on Sunday 5th July.

Look forward to seeing you there!

GPS and Sounder talk with Moose from Regal Marine - 30/4/15

If wanting to know more about your sounder and GPS units and how to get more out of them, then come along! What Moose does'nt is not worth knowing!

Gummies in the Surf: Thursday 12th March 6-30 onwards

First talk for the year!
Surf fishing Gummy shark tactics, locations, hints, tips etc with Kosta Linardos, the editor of Hookedup magazine.
BBQ from 6-30 with talk to commence around 7-00.
Will be a door prize and raffle held.
Members free with non-members being asked for a gold coin donation.

RSVP to mitchamangling@gmail.com or by message on our clubs Facebook page!