Ardcavan Strand

Ardcavan Strand is located on the Eastern side of the Harbour adjacent to the Bird Sanctuary and due South of Castlebridge. Fresh Water which, crosses the Beach here from a Sluice, encourages numbers of Flounder, Eels and Occasional Bass to frequent the area.

Ferrybank / Wexford Bridge

Ferrybank,
Co. Wexford
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Ferrybank is located on the Eastern side of Wexford Bridge and fishing into the channel produces similar species to the Marina. A slipway which is accessible at high water affords launching facilities for small boats. Anglers should note that this is a commercial fishing facility and vehicles and trailers must be parked in the designated…

Katts Strand

Katts Strand which lies to the east of the R741 is a popular match fishing venue. Flounder are the most popular quarry with eels and bass also present. Bags of over thirty fish have been recorded during tournaments at this venue. Specimen bass to over 10lbs have also been taken.

Courtown

Courtown,
Gorey,
Co. Wexford
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Courtown Harbour is a well known mullet fishing venue with fish to over specimen size of 5lbs recorded. Bread is the most productive bait. Bass and flounder can be taken on the beach adjacent to the Owenavarragh river mouth. There is also excellent fishing for smooth hound, ray and dogfish in springtime, with night fishing…

Ferrycarrig Bridge

Ferrycarrig Bridge,
Co. Wexford
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Ferrycarrig Bridge is located on the N11 east of Wexford town. South of the Bridge the R730 runs parallel with the River Slaney for some distance. This is a popular fishing location and flounder, mullet and bass are regularly taken here. Best times are the last hour of the flood tide and the first two…

Pollshone

Wexford
Ireland
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Pollshone lies just south of Courtown. The best fishing is to be found from the rocks on the southern side of the beach. Bass flounder, eels, dogfish and an occasional smoothound are among the species to be found. Night fishing produces the best results with dusk providing excellent sport on occasion. South of Pollshone lies…

The New Marina

The New Marina gives access to the deeper water of the main river channel. Here flounder, bass, eels, coalfish and codling can be taken with two hours either side of high water being the best period. Charter boat services are available from the quay. Anglers can expect to fish over the reefs around the Tuskar…

Cahore Point

Cahore Point,
Co. Wexford.
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Cahore which can be accessed off the R742 Gorey to Wexford Road at Ballygarret, is an increasingly popular small boat fishing centre. The local slipway can be very busy in summertime but it enables small boats to reach quality fishing for tope, smoothhound, spurdog, and various species of ray. Bass fishing in this area can…

Burrow Shore and Rosslare Strand

Rosslare Strand,
Co. Wexford
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Rosslare Strand (which includes the Burrow Shore) is located between Rosslare Point and Rosslare Harbour. To reach the Point drive straight through the village of Rosslare until the vast expanse of Wexford Harbour is seen. Road conditions will deteriorate and care should be taken with cars especially when fishing a spring tide. Drive towards the…

Morriscastle Strand

Morriscastle, Kilmuckridge, Co. Wexford Website

Morriscastle Strand lies 2.5kms south of Cahore Point and is accessed off the R742 at Kilmuckridge village. This is an extremely popular venue with shore anglers and is regularly used for competitions. One of the reasons for this venue’s popularity is its ability to produce specimen sized fish. Species encountered include bass, tope, smoothound, bullhuss,…