​Fishing for Jewfish on the NT's Cobourg Peninsula

​Fishing for Jewfish on the NT's Cobourg Peninsula

Posted on 24 October, 2019 in Jewfish

Black Jewfish (Protonibea diacanthus) once commonly found throughout South East Asia have become rare in all but the seas around northern Australia. A prize catch for Aussie anglers, they can grow up to 150cm and weigh up to 45kg. Recently we took out Paul Worsteling from Channel 10’s iFish to show him how we catch a Jewie up here in the Top End of Australia. Black Jewfish can be found...

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