Located on Bribie Island Road, Ningi, we have all your fishing and camping needs covered from permits, bait, hooks and reels to drinks, snacks and hot food.
Gateway Bait and Tackle is a shop specialising in providing bait to the saltwater fishing community of Ningi and Bribie Island. Located on Bribie Island Road, it is very easily accessible to boating customers and to cars and pedestrians alike.
Frozen bait is provided by Seaqueen Premium Bait and live beachworms are dug locally on a regular basis and proved the fisherman/fisherwoman that extra special experience. We are also one of only a few shops selling live wrigglers which are available every day (currently growing available next winter). Local fresh prawns and mullet are also availbale at certain times during the year (most weekends). Any other special requests can usually be met.
Gateway Bait and Tackle also carries an extensive range of tackle. Hooks, lines and sinkers are the basics for everyone's tackle box. Quality fishing rods and reels are also available. Other accessories include crab posts, soft plastics, lures, cast nets and services such as boat hires for those who wish to experience the true Pumicestone Passage.
We are also excited to now be selling beach camping andvehicle permits for Bribie Island, Moreton Island, Fraser Island and Cooloola National Park. Along with this selling permits, Cheryl and Neville now also offer a 4WD Beach & Off Road Recovery service for Bribie Island and Glass House Mountain.
Come in and experience the friendly service of Cheryl and Neville. Bring us your stories and big fish for a weigh-in and we can even take your photo for our brag page with your permission.
Neville has worked in retail for 35 years and brings a love of fishing to the Gateway Bait and Tackle shop, which benefits the customers, as he can answer most questions with experience.
With 25 years experience in retail, Cheryl is well equiped to handle the demands of the Gateway Bait and Tackle shop. Cheryl has lived on Bribie Island for the last 6 years and has knowledge of local fishing areas. She has also conducted beach and 4WD recovery for two years and also has the same knowledge of the ocean beach.
Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri: 5.30am - 5.00pm Wed: 5.30am - 2.00pm
Saturday: 4.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 4.30am - 3.00pm
Mon to Fri: 6.00am - 4.30pm
Saturday: 6.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 6,30am - 3.00pm
4.30am - 6.00pm