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2012 Fishing Reports

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 06/12/2012

Noosa: Snapper and mackerel from Sunshine Reef. Gold spot and Maori Cod from North Reef. Dolphin fish to 11kg from the northern end of the banks. Snapper and jew off the rocks at Double Island Point. Whiting and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead and whiting from the frying pan. Whiting and trevally in Woods bays.

Maroochydore: Spotty and Spanish mackerel around the 3-5kg on trolled pilchards between Murphy's and Old Women Island. Whiting to 40cm in Maroochy Waters Canals and a few to 35cm from the lower river. Flathead and bream from Bli Bli bridge and the Creeks. Jacks from the creeks, Bli Bli and Maroochy Waters.

Kawana: Tusk fish, snapper to 4kg, amberjack to 5kg and red throat from the Banks. A few whiting and dart along Kawana through to Currimundi. Bream, trevally and jacks from the rock walls. Jacks, cod and school jew from Parrearra channel. Jacks and whiting up Mountain Creek reach.

Caloundra: Spanish and spotty mackerel from the 5 mile. Mangrove Jack in the creeks and Currimundi Lake. Several trevally and queen fish in the Pelican Waters Canals. Queenfish, golden trevally and flathead in the channel south of Bells. Whiting between the bar and Bells on the sand bars.

Jordan Pask soft plastics Mooloolah River bream

Jordan Pask was working soft plastics around the boat mooring in the Mooloolah River when he hooked into this pan sized bream.

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 05/12/2012

Noosa: Snapper and mackerel from Sunshine Reef. Gold spot and Mauri Cod from North Reef. Dolphin fish to 11kg from the northern end of the banks. Snapper and jew off the rocks at Double Island Point. Whiting and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead and whiting from the frying pan. Whiting and trevally in Woods bays.

Maroochydore: Spotty and Spanish mackerel around the 3-5kg on trolled pilchards between Murphy's and Old Women Island. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canals and a few to 35cm from the lower river. Flathead and bream from Bli Bli bridge and the Creeks. Jacks from the creeks, Bli Bli and Maroochy Waters.

Kawana: Tusk fish, snapper to 4kg, amberjack to 5kg and red throat from the Banks. A few whiting and dart along Kawana through to Currimundi. Bream, trevally and jacks from the rock walls. Jacks, cod and school jew from Parrearra channel. Jacks and whiting up Mountain Creek reach.

Caloundra: Spanish and spotty mackerel from the 5 mile. Mangrove Jack in the creeks and Currimundi Lake. Several trevally and queen fish in the Pelican Waters Canals. Queenfish, golden trevally and flathead in the channel south of Bells. Whiting between the bar and Bells on the sand bars.

Anglers Advantage Fishing Charters Sunshine Coast-Rick Kamphlis-Flathead On Soft Plastics

Rick Kamphlis was using soft plastics aboard Anglers Advantage Charters in the Maroochy River when he hooked this solid dusky flathead.

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 04/12/2012

Noosa: Tusk fish, cod, pearl perch, and cobia from North Reef, snapper on the Coffees. Sweetlip, cobia and snapper on Jew Shoal. Quality dart and a few whiting on dusk off the beaches north of Peregian. Whiting and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead and tailor from the frying pan. Jacks in the sound and Eenie Creek Bridge. Bass and yellow belly in Lake MacDonald.

Maroochydore: Spotty and Spanish mackerel from Coolum Reef and Currimundi Reef. A few tailor and big jew taken from the river mouth Dawn and dusk and over night. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canals and a few to 30cm from Goat Island and Black Bank. Flathead and bream to 35cm from Bli Bli bridge. Flathead under the motorway bridge. Jacks spreading with catches throughout the Maroochy River and Petrie Creek. Mud crabs in Eudlo Creek.

Kawana: Snapper, Cobia and sweetlip from Wide Currimundi Reef. Cobia to 9.5kg, mackerel and snapper from Murphy's Reef. A few whiting and dart along the southern beaches. Bream and golden trevally from the rock walls. Golden trevally along La Balsa and Minyama Island. Jacks, cod and bream from Parrearra Weir. Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Caloundra: Mangrove Jack in the creeks from 40cm. Several trevally and queen fish in the Pelican Waters Canals. Quality flathead and whiting at Golden Beach. Spanish mackerel to 8kg and a few big 4kg spotty mackerel from the 5 mile. Flathead from the drop offs between the bar and Bell's Creek entrance. Mangrove jack in Coochin Creek and the canals. Whiting from the mouths of Bell's Creek and off the NW tip of Bribie.

JeffMangroveJackBliBli

A nice Mangrove Jack caught by Jeff at Bli Bli on his day off

Local Fishing Report: Sunday 02/12/2012

Noosa: Snapper on the Coffees, cobia, pearl perch, cod and tusk fish from North Reef. Snapper, sweetlip and cobia on Jew Shoal. Quality dart and a few whiting on dusk off the beaches north of Peregian. Whiting and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead and tailor from the frying pan. Jacks in the sound and Eenie Creek Bridge. Bass and yellow belly in Lake MacDonald.

Maroochydore: Spotty and Spanish mackerel from Coolum Reef and Currimundi Reef. A few tailor and big jew taken from the river mouth Dawn and dusk and over night. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canals and a few to 30cm from Goat Island and Black Bank. Flathead and bream to 35cm from Bli Bli bridge. Flathead under the motorway bridge. Jacks in Petrie Creek and from above Bli Bli bridge. Mud crabs in Eudlo Creek.

Kawana: Snapper, Cobia and sweetlip from Wide Currimundi Reef. Cobia to 9.5kg, mackerel and snapper from Murphy's Reef. A few whiting and dart along the southern beaches. Bream and golden trevally from the rock walls. Golden trevally along La Balsa and Minyama Island. Jacks, cod and bream from Parrearra Weir. Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Caloundra: Spanish mackerel to 8kg and a few big 4kg spotty mackerel from the 5 mile. Whiting, flathead and jacks in Currimundi Creek. Flathead from the drop offs between the bar and Bell's Creek entrance. Mangrove jack in Coochin Creek and the canals. Whiting from the mouths of Bell's Creek and opposite Golden beach and off the NW tip of Bribie.

Top Catch Snapper Currimundi Reef

The crews on Top Catch Charters have been doing OK with quality snapper taken on Currimundi Reef

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 01/12/2012

Noosa: Snapper on the Coffees, cobia, pearl perch, cod and tusk fish from North Reef. Snapper, sweetlip and cobia on Jew Shoal. Quality dart and a few whiting on dusk off the beaches north of Peregian. Whiting and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead and tailor from the frying pan. Jacks in the sound and Eenie Creek Bridge. Bass and yellow belly in Lake MacDonald.

Maroochydore: Spotty and Spanish mackerel from Coolum Reef and Currimundi Reef. A few tailor from the river mouth over night. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canals and a few to 30cm from Goat Island and Black Bank. Flathead and bream to 35cm from Bli Bli bridge. Flathead under the motorway bridge. Jacks in Petrie Creek and from above Bli Bli bridge. Mud crabs in Eudlo Creek.

Kawana: Snapper, Cobia and sweetlip from Wide Currimundi Reef. Cobia to 9.5kg, mackerel and snapper from Murphy's Reef. A few whiting and dart along the southern beaches. Bream and golden trevally from the rock walls. Golden trevally along La Balsa and Minyama Island. Jacks, cod and bream from Parrearra Weir. Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Caloundra: Spanish mackerel to 8kg and a few big 4kg spotty mackerel from the 5 mile. Whiting, flathead and jacks in Currimundi Creek. Flathead from the drop offs between the bar and Bell's Creek entrance. Mangrove jack in Coochin Creek and the canals. Whiting from the mouths of Bell's Creek and opposite Golden beach and off the NW tip of Bribie.

 jordan pask 68cm dusky

Jordan Pask was working a lime just jiggin soft plastic on 8lb line in Maroochy Waters Canal, when he hooked this 68cm dusky flathead.

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