Papua Neuguinea

Fishing in Papua New Guinea



Spot profile:

Fishing in Papua New Guinea is special. It is only recently that popping and jigging enthusiasts have discovered that Papua New Guinea is teeming with isolated fishing grounds and untouched reef systems offering the some of the best fishing in the world. Thanks to its remoteness and areas which are difficult to reach the reefs are still intact and in pristine state. Whether you prefer popping, jigging or light-tackle, you always have to except trophy-sized fish. There is not better spot worldwide if you want to catch a Napoleon on topwater!

Recommended months: October+November; February+March

Fish species:


Coral Trout, various Trevallies, Snapper


Popping: Giant Trevally, Spanish Mackerel, Dogtooth Tuna, Napoleon

Jigging: Grouper, Snapper, Dogtooth Tuna

Casting: Mahi-Mahi, Bluefin Trevally, Wahoo

Recommended Lures

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