About FishingMad & it's community


FishingMad was founded in 2016 by Alan Bonnici a mad fisherman with a growing following around Melbourne and Victoria. Alan has featured in fishing documentaries, and local fishing campaigns. He is an author for the Fishing Monthly Magazine and proudly sponsored by Savage Gear Australia who manufactures a great range of rods, reels, lures, & accessories. Alan is heavily involved in kids fishing programs, family fishing clinics and charities across Victoria. FishingMad is a way of following Alan's fishing adventures, getting some expert fishing tips and connecting with other local anglers within the FishingMad community.


FishingMad inspires other to go fishing whilst helping anglers improve their fishing skills, by providing expert tips, frequently updated fishing reports covering Melbourne and Victoria, road-testing the latest rods, reels, and accessories, & providing instructional multimedia in a friendly community based atmosphere. Our audience weekend anglers, beginners, mums & dads, kids through to serious anglers.


FishingMad is growing welcoming 200,000 website visitors, 2,600 Facebook followers, 90,000 YouTube views, 950 YouTube subscribers & 1,100 Instagram followers and we have only just begun. So please get behind us. We connect people through the joy of fishing and welcome you to participate in our events, competitions & to provide your own reports, product reviews, multimedia, and content to be shared with others on the website and social media pages.


Thanks to the following people who have contributed to FishingMad.......


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FishingMad, a friendly fishing community providing expert tips, fishing reports covering Melbourne & Victoria, fishing location options, product reviews, instructional videos & more.


Founded by Alan Bonnici a mad fisherman with a local following. Alan is proudly sponsored by Savage Gear Aus and a writer for the Fishing Monthly Magazine. A local ambassador of fishing programs & charities across Victoria.







Share your fishing experiences with the FishingMad community. Send your reports, pictures, videos and product reviews to reports@fishingmad.com.au


We will have them posted on the FishingMad website and social media pages to share with other FishingMad community members.














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