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2012 Fishing Reports

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 27/12/2012

Noosa; As the wind eases back tomorrow and Saturday try for snapper, spotty and spanish mackerel and cobia on local reefs like Sunshine and North Reef. Whiting and dart off Teewah Beach 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 between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Good dusky flathead caught and released on the Maroochy North Shore to 80cm and 50cm in the Bli Bli area. Jack in Petrie, Paynters Creek and around the motorway Bridge pylons. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canal, Twin Waters stretch. Been some good mud crabs taken in the middle and upper reaches, remember female crabs must be returned.
Kawana: As the wind eases back have a go for mackerel and cobia on local reefs. A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Whiting from Mountain Creek. Whiting and flathead in the basin. 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 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.

Anglers Advantage Fishing Charters Sunshine Coast-Tarpon on Soft Plastics-Gordon Allen

Gordon Allen part of the crew on Anglers Advantage have been catching and releasing Tarpon on soft plastics in the Maroochy River.

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 26/12/2012

Noosa; Try for snapper, spotty and spanish mackerel and cobia on local reefs like Sunshine and a few big Cobia was taken on North Reef. Whiting and dart off Teewah Beach Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek. Whiting and trevally to 2kg in Woods bays. Mangrove jacks from Tewantin, and a few good muddies between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Good dusky flathead taken in the Bli Bli area. Jack in Petrie and around the motorway Bridge pylons. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canal, Twin Waters stretch. Bream to 650g and jacks to 45cm on mullet over night. Been some good mud crabs taken in the middle and upper reaches, remember female crabs must be returned.
Kawana: Mackerel and cobia on local reefs. A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Whiting from Mountain Creek. Whiting and flathead in the basin. 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 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.

Anglers Advantage Fishing Charters Sunshine Coast-Bream-Guy Bridson

Guy Bridson part of the crew on Anglers Advantage have been catching good bream in the upper Maroochy.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 24/12/2012

Noosa; Get out early ahead of the increasing winds with the southerly change, Try for snapper, spotty and spanish mackerel and cobia on local reefs like Sunshine, a 13kg Cobia was taken on North Reef the other day. Whiting and dart off Teewah Beach Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek. Whiting and a few grunter and trevally to 2kg in Woods bays. Mangrove jacks from Tewantin, and a few good muddies between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Good quality dusky flathead taken in the Bli Bli area. Jack in Petrie and around the motorway Bridge pylons. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canal, Twin Waters stretch and off the beach at Mudjimba. Bream to 650g and jacks to 45cm on mullet over night. Been some good mud crabs taken in the middle and upper reaches.
Kawana: Mackerel and cobia on local reefs. A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. A hairtail was caught in the canal system. Whiting and giant herring from Mountain Creek. Whiting and flathead in the basin. Jack in Kawana Waters and around McKenzies Bridge, Mountain Creek area. Big bream on soft plastics around the moorings.
Caloundra; There has been a few catches of 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. Sand crabs in the channel between the bar and Golden Beach.

Anglers Advantage Fishing Charters Sunshine Coast-Golden Trevally-Red

The crew on Anglers Advantage have been catching good trevally in the upper Maroochy.

Local Fishing Report: Sunday 23/12/2012

Noosa; Looks like fantastic boating conditions for the next couple of days, so get out for a few snapper, mackerel and cobia on local reefs like Sunshine, early morning, yesterday a 13kg Cobia was taken on North Reef. Whiting and dart off Teewah Beach Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek. Whiting and a few grunter and trevally to 2kg in Woods bays. Mangrove jacks from Tewantin,and a few good muddies between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Good quality dusky flathead taken in the Bli Bli area. Jack in Petrie and around the motorway Bridge pylons. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canal, Twin Waters stretch and off the beach at Mudjimba. Bream to 650g and jacks to 45cm on mullet over night. Been some good mud crabs taken in the middle and upper reaches.
Kawana: Mackerel and cobia and a few spangled emperor from Currimundi and Coolum Reef. A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. A hairtail was caught in the canal system.Whiting, jacks and giant herring from Mountain Creek. Whiting and flathead in the basin. Jacks from the rock walls, Kawana Waters and McKenzies Bridge. Big bream on soft plastics around the moorings.
Caloundra; There has been a few catches of golden trevally and tarpon in the top end of the passage.Ttrevally and jack in the Pelican Waters Canals. Good whiting and plenty of average flathead with quite a few quality fish to 60 and 70cm in the top end of the Passage. Sand crabs in the channel between the bar and Golden Beach. Jacks and mud crabs in Coochin Creek.

67cm dusky flathead i caught in the moth of the pumicestone passage. i Tim Erwin

Tim Irwin caught this 67cm dusky flathead around the bar near the entrance to the Pumicestone Passage on a baby pilchard.

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 22/12/2012

Noosa: A few snapper, mackerel and cobia taken on local reefs like Sunshine, early morning. Whiting and dart off Teewah Beach Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek. Whiting and a few grunter and trevally to 2kg in Woods bays. Mangrove jacks from Tewantin,and a few good muddies between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Good quality dusky flathead taken in the Bli Bli area. Jack in Petrie and around the motorway Bridge pylons. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canal, Twin Waters stretch and off the beach at Mudjimba. Bream to 650g and jacks to 45cm on mullet over night. Been some good mud crabs taken in the middle and upper reaches.
Kawana: Mackerel and cobia and a few spangled emperor from Currimundi and Coolum Reef. A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Whiting, jacks and giant herring from Mountain Creek. Whiting and flathead in the basin. Jacks from the rock walls, Kawana Waters and McKenzies Bridge. Big bream on soft plastics around the moorings.
Caloundra; Try for trevally and jack in the Pelican Waters Canals. Good whiting and plenty of average flathead with quite a few quality fish to 60 and 70cm in the top end of the Passage. Sand crabs in the channel between the bar and Golden Beach. Jacks and mud crabs in Coochin Creek.

TyPearlies

Ty fished on Flat Do for his work Christmas party and bagged a couple of solid pearlies for his efforts.

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