Spotted mackerel

Spotted mackerel 

Scientific name

Scomberorus munroi.

Where they live

Spotted mackerel are found more commonly in offshore, open waters away from reefs and shoals.

They form large schools which move close inshore.

Size and age

Spotted mackerel can grow to 104cm and weigh up to 10kg

Fishing tips

Trawling lures or bait.

Last updated: 14 November 2017