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Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 2018-06-05


Conditions will become a bit choppy today with winds will be south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the early morning and sea round 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning. Tomorrow similar choppy conditions early and easing back in the afternoon with winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the day and seas 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.  Sunshine and North Reef have had coral trout, Spanish mackerel, yellow tail kingfish, snapper and grass sweetlip and also a few cobia. Snapper, pearl perch, nice tusk fish and cod from Caloundra 12 Mile. Snapper and sweetlip from Caloundra 5 mile. Jew and sweetlip from Currimundi. has had good snapper and cobia showing up. Spanish mackerel, cod, grass sweetlip, cobia and big tusk fish from the Barwon Banks.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Flathead around Munna Pt and good golden trevally around the sand bags. Chopper tailor, whiting a few quality bream and trevally from the River mouth. Tailor, trevally and bream inWoods Bays. School jew, threadfin salmon and good mud crabs in between the lakes.

Maroochydore: River water is becoming clear and clean again after last weeks rain! Plenty of school jew in the middle river with a few big fish taken in the Cod Hole. Quality flathead caught and released in the lower reaches over the weekend. Dart, Morwong and bream from Mudjimba Beach. Mud crabs in the middle river.

Mooloolaba: Dart in the gutter between Kawana and Wurtulla. Grass sweetlip and big bream off the rocks at Point Cartwright. Gar in the lower river. Quality bream feeding around the rocks walls and Jetties in the lower river. Golden and giant trevally in the middle river and canals. Its worth trying for some sand crabs around the high tide.

Caloundra: Bream off the rocks outcrops and headland between Dicky and Shelly Beaches. Tailor and bream for the NE tip of Bribie. Whiting, bream and flathead along the golden beach stretch. A few nice jew in the deeper holes throughout the passage.

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Josh Roy 82cm flatty goat island released nice and healthy

Over the weekend, Josh Roy with his 82cm Dusky flathead from near Goat Island caught and released nice and healthy.

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