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Noosa; Lighter winds today and tomorrow but with a bit of swell, so take care offshore. Worth a try for mackerel and cobia and sweetlip on local reefs. Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek. Whiting and golden trevally to 2kg in Woods bays. Mangrove jacks from Tewantin, and a few good muddies in the upper and middle reaches.
Maroochydore: Good dusky flathead caught and big ones released in the lower and middle reaches. Jacks to 2kg taken in the Creeks, from Bli Bli and the Bridge pylons. A few good grunter bream from Bli Bli and Petrie Creek. Mud crabs taken in the channels of the middle and upper reaches and up the creeks.
Kawana: The crews on Top Catch Charters fished Caloundra 12 Mile for Coral Trout to 5.5kg, nice sweetlip and gold spot wrass. A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Whiting and flathead to 70cm from Mountain Creek. Jack in Kawana Waters and around McKenzies Bridge, Mountain Creek area. Bream on soft plastics around the moorings.
Caloundra; There has been a few catches of big flathead golden trevally and tarpon in the top end of the passage. Trevally, jack and mud crabs in the Pelican Waters Canals and Coochin Creek. Good whiting and plenty of average flathead with quite a few quality fish to 60 and 70cm in the top end of the Passage.
Glenda Sternberg with a nice flathead taken on soft plastics in the Maroochy River on an Anglers Advantage Charter.