Where the fish are biting right now

SEAS might be rough, but the fish are still biting.

Beast of a barra takes Mackay fisherman for a swim

WHAT A CATCH: Israel Vogiatzis promises the only thing photoshopped in this pic is the background to keep his "secret spot" just that. His catch, a barramundi that cracked the 1m mark, was his biggest he's caught in Queensland.  Have you caught a big one recently? Email photos and the details of your catch to news@dailymercury.com.au

'How I landed the biggest barramundi yet'

Offshore fishing will be a bit rough, try closer to shore

Try fishing closer to shore over the next few days, surf conditions are going to be rough.

Find out where the fish are biting in your area

What's biting in our waters

Fraser Island - Surf Life Saving Queensland have conducted marine stinger drags on Fraser Island.  The drags were to look for Irukandji - Charter boats often drop off tourists for a swim, along the beaches to be monitored.

Try for whiting and tailor on Brunswick Heads beaches

Lost at sea survivor felt like "live bait"

Ross Chapman on his boat. He is lucky to be alive.

Ross Chapman describes what it's like to be lost at sea.

Heatwave knocks the fish about as well

The mackerel arer slowly kicking into gear.

Fish have also been feeling the pinch

Blake's ultimate catch as he reels in a $2500 prize

Blake Humphries who loves catching bass, was thrilled to win the Northern Star's Ultimate Fishing Giveaway which includes an Odyssey Charter fishing adventure for two on the Sunshine Coast with tackle, accommodation and travel costs included, plus a $1,000 BCF fishing voucher.

Catching a bass has just become a lot more fun for Blake

You have to see these luxurious 'glamping' safari tents

TRAVELLERS who enjoy glamorous getaways will fall in love with Murphy's Creek Hideaway's "glamping-style” luxurious safari tents.

Chile: Patagonia draws you in

A guanaco in front of the plains and mountains of the Torres del Paine hike.

You'll find it's no breeze, but it's well worth the hike

Camp cooking pasta with Roothy's LowRange crew

Roothy's cooking - it's enough to bowl you over.

Roothy's camp cooked lamb secrets

Roothy ready to get cooking on the campfire

John Rooth lets you in on some tasty tricks.

Roothy vs rissoles

John Rooth and the boys check out camp-cooked rhino rissoles and offer a challenge...

Adventures in Lorella Springs

Get way off the beaten track and discover the Lorella Springs Wilderness Park in...

Roothy's true love

4WD guru and camp cook John Rooth, of Roothy's LowRange fame, reveals his weakness...

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms

What was going on with the man behind WA head-on fatality

Capel car crash on Bussell Highway in WA's south west.

Man behind head-on fatality had been trying to "start over again"

Outrage after driver caught running over birds on beach

Non-breeding crested terns face into the wind. This species occurs from east Asia to Tasmania.

Birds were left injured and dying on the sand