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2011 Fishing Reports

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 30/11/2011

Noosa: Snapper to 2.5kg from North Reef. A rare catch of a 11.5kg cobia from Tewantin on soft plastics with 4lb line what a catch! Flathead from the Frying Pan. Mangrove jack and trevally from Webya creek during the early morning.

Maroochydore: Still a few Jewfish from Mudjimba beach at night. Bream and whiting from Chambers island during the incoming tide. Trevally and a few flathead from Godfrey’s road on the top of the tide. Mangrove jack and trevally from Coolum Creek on live bait and hard body lures.

Kawana: Trevally and bream from Mooloolaba rock wall on small soft plastics. Mangrove jack and bream in the upper reaches on live bait. Whiting, bream and trevally from La balsa park during the incoming tide. Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Caloundra: Mangrove jacks from Coochin Creek. Trevally and bream on small poppers and soft plastics up the back ends of Pelican waters canal system right on dusk. Flathead and whiting on the flats opposite Bells Creek mouth on nippers and live worms. Whiting, dart and bream along Golden Beach.

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Nick Pointing was fishing up at Dunethin Rock when he hooked up to this big 60cm flathead.

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 29/11/2011

Noosa: Dart and whiting from Teewah beach during the incoming tide. Bream in the deep water between Tewantin and Noosaville. Whiting and trevally from the frying pan on poppers. A Few Mud crabs in the upper reaches. Mangrove jacks in between the lakes.

Maroochydore: Big flathead and a few bream from Cotton tree. Jewfish from Mudjimba beach at night. Trevally and a few flathead from Godfrey’s road on the top of the tide. A 52cm mangrove jack was taken on mullet from Coolum Creek reach.

Kawana: Trevally and bream from Mooloolaba rock wall on small soft plastics. Dart and whiting from Kawana beach. Mangrove jack to 50cm on unweighed pillies in Kawana Waters. Mud crabs in the upper reaches. Big whiting, trevally and mangrove jacks in Mountain Creek.

Caloundra: Mangrove from Coochin Creek. Whiting throughout the lower reaches on live worms and nippers. Trevally, flathead and bream from Military jetty on live herring and in Pelican waters canals. Whiting, dart and bream along Golden Beach.

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Josh Anderson fished his regular spot at Kawana to catch this 1.5kg Mangrove jack on pilchards.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 28/11/2011

Noosa: Bream in the deep water between Tewantin and Noosaville. Bream, whiting and flathead from the river mouth. Trevally to 3kg in Woods bay on live bait, surface lures and plastics. A Few Mud crabs in the upper reaches. Mangrove jacks in between the lakes.

Maroochydore: Big flathead and a few bream from cotton tree. Jewfish to 96cm from Mudjimba beach at night. Plenty of flathead from Eudlo and Petrie Creek mouths. A 52cm mangrove jack was taken on mullet from Coolum Creek reach.

Kawana: Dart and whiting from Kawana beach. Mangrove jack to 50cm on unweighed pillies in Kawana Waters. Whiting and flathead from the upper reaches on live nippers. Mud crabs in the upper reaches. Big whiting, trevally and mangrove jacks in Mountain Creek.

Caloundra: Mangrove jacks and flathead from Coochin Creek and from the Boardwalk. Golden trevally and bream from Military jetty and in Pelican waters canals. Whiting and bream along Golden Beach.

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Harry Lillis was fishing from Maroochy River mouth with live sand worms at the river mouth when he caught this 38cm mangrove jack, much to his surprise.

Local Fishing Report: Sunday 27/11/2011

Noosa: Bream in the deep water between Tewantin and  Noosaville. Bream, whiting and flathead from the river mouth. Trevally to 3kg in Woods bay on live bait, surface lures and plastics. A Few Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: A remarkable catch of a 7.6kg cobia from the motor way bridge on a live herring. Jewfish to 96cm from Mudjimba beach at night. Plenty of flathead from Eudlo and Petrie Creek mouths. A 52cm mangrove jack was taken on mullet from Coolum Creek reach.

Kawana: Grass sweetlip top 3kg, cod and snapper from the gneerings. Dart and whiting from Kawana beach. Whiting and flathead from the upper reaches on live nippers.  Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Caloundra: Mangrove jacks and flathead from Coochin Creek and from the Boardwalk. Golden trevally and bream from Military jetty and in Pelican waters canals. Whiting and bream along Golden Beach.

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Brendan was fishing in the middle reaches of the Maroochy River using herring for bait when he caught this 45cm dusky flathead.

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 26/11/2011

Noosa: Flathead, grunter bream and trevally in Webya creek . Bream, whiting and flathead from the river mouth. Trevally to 3kg in Woods bay on live bait, surface lures and plastics. A Few Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: A remarkable catch of a 7.6kg cobia from the motor way bridge on a live herring. Jewfish to 96cm from Mudjimba beach at night. Trevally and whiting between the Cod hole and Chambers Island. Mangrove jacks from the upper reaches .

Kawana: Grass sweetlip top 3kg, cod and snapper from the gneerings. Dart and whiting from Kawana beach. Whiting and flathead from the upper reaches on live nippers.  Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Caloundra: Mangrove jacks and flathead from Coochin Creek and from the Boardwalk. Golden trevally and bream from Military jetty and in Pelican waters canals. Whiting and bream along Golden Beach.

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Wally and Jenny Miller with a rare catch of a 7.6kg Cobia which was caught in the Maroochy River on a live herring from the bank.


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