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Sunshine Coast Fishing Reports

The Weekly Fishing Feature will be updated by THURSDAY along with the top fish photos of the week.

The daily Fishing Report and Catch of the Day photo will be updated DAILY, this is the same information which features in the sports section of the Sunshine Coast Daily.

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Local Fishing Report: Thursday 2013-05-30

Noosa: Don't forget to get your entries in for the Noosa River to Reef Fishing Classic this weekend. Snub nosed dart and whiting off the north shore. Flathead opposite the yacht club. A few good bream around 35cm from Munna Point.

Maroochydore: Bream to 35cm and several good tailor to 70cm were caught in the river mouth. Trevally and the odd tailor throughout the river. Trevally and school jew around the motorway bridge pylons. Sand crabs in the channel above the motorway bridge.

Kawana: Bream and Tarwhine up to 1kg along Kawana Beach. Good bream and a few golden trevally around the boats moorings. Around McKenzie's Bridge Bream and flathead.
Caloundra: Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Bream in the Blue Hole and off the boardwalk. Whiting to 39cm between Golden beach and Bells Creek. Sand crabs in the northern passage.

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Tyson Fitzgerald was fishing at Redcliffe on a recent family fishing trip when he caught his first snapper, good work Tyson.

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 2013-05-29

Noosa: Looks like the wind is going to stay up today and ease back Friday and Saturday with great conditions forecast for Sunday, so be ready to go when it abates. Try for tailor along the beaches and the lower river at Dawn and Dusk. In Woods bay and the Tewantin stretch there have been good catches of Trevally. Flathead from the mouth and Tewantin stretch. A few good bream around 35cm form the mouth and Munna Bridge.

Maroochydore: Bream to 35cm and several good tailor to 70cm were caught in the river mouth. Trevally and the odd tailor throughout the river. Trevally and school jew around the motorway bridge pylons. Sand crabs in the channel above the motorway bridge.

Kawana: When the wind eases back for the weekend it will be worth chasing a few snapper, jew and mackerel. Bream and Tarwhine up to 1kg along Kawana Beach. Good bream and a few golden trevally around the boats moorings. Around McKenzie's Bridge Bream and flathead.

Caloundra: Spotty mackerel on the 5 Mile reef. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Bream in the Blue Hole and off the boardwalk. Whiting to 39cm between Golden beach and Bells Creek. Try for sand crabs in the northern passage.

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Andy Gunn with a 113cm Jew taken a few nights ago out near the Blinker.

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 2013-05-28

Noosa: Looks like the wind is going to stay up for a few more days around 20kn mark, so be ready to go when it abates. Try for tailor along the beaches and the lower river at Dawn and Dusk. In Woods bay and the Tewantin stretch there have been good catches of Trevally. Flathead from the mouth and Tewantin stretch. A few good bream around 35cm form the mouth and Munna Bridge.

Maroochydore: Bream to 35cm and several good tailor to 70cm were caught in the river mouth. Trevally and the odd tailor throughout the river. Trevally and school jew around the motorway bridge pylons. Sand crabs in the channel above the motorway bridge.

Kawana: When the wind eases back in a couple of days it will be worth chasing a few snapper and mackerel in close in shore waters. Bream and Tarwhine up to 1kg along Kawana Beach. Good bream and a few golden trevally around the boats moorings. Around McKenzie's Bridge Bream and flathead.

Caloundra: Spotty mackerel on the 5 Mile reef. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Bream in the Blue Hole and off the boardwalk. Whiting to 39cm between Golden beach and Bells Creek. Try for sand crabs in the northern passage.

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Check out Sam Sun's 3kg green back tailor taken near the Maroochy River Mouth last week.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 2013-05-27

Noosa: Looks like the wind is going to stay up for a few more days around 20kn mark. Try for tailor along the beaches at Dawn and Dusk. In Woods bay and the Tewantin stretch there have been good catches of Trevally. Flathead from the mouth and Tewantin stretch. A few good bream around 35cm form the mouth and Munna Bridge.

Maroochydore: Bream to 35cm and several good tailor to 70cm were caught in the river mouth. Trevally and the odd tailor throughout the river. Trevally and school jew around the motorway bridge pylons. Sand crabs in the channel above the motorway bridge.

Kawana: When the wind eases back in a couple of days it will be worth chasing a few snapper and mackerel in close in shore waters. Bream and Tarwhine up to 1kg along Kawana Beach. Good bream and a few golden trevally around the boats moorings. Around McKenzie's Bridge Bream and flathead.

Caloundra: Spotty mackerel on the 5 Mile reef. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Bream in the Blue Hole and off the boardwalk. Whiting to 39cm between Golden beach and Bells Creek. Try for sand crabs in the northern passage.

Trent 5kg Snapper at Caloundra 9 mile

Trent on a Top Catch Charters did well at Caloundra 5 Mile last week for this 5kg snapper.

Local Fishing Report: Sunday 2013-05-26

Noosa: Sweetlip and mackerel on little Halls Reef. From Woods bay and the Tewantin stretch catches of Trevally. Flathead from the mouth and Tewantin stretch. A few good bream around 30cm form the mouth and Munna Bridge.

Maroochydore: Queenfish, bream to 35cm and several good tailor were caught in the river mouth. Trevally and tailor throughout the river. Trevally and school jew around the motorway bridge pylons. Sand crabs in the channel above the motorway bridge.

Kawana: Bream and Tarwhine up to 1kg along Kawana Beach. Good bream and a few golden trevally around the boats moorings. Around McKenzie's Bridge Bream and flathead.

Caloundra: Spotty mackerel on the 5 Mile reef. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Bream in the Blue Hole and off the boardwalk. Whiting to 39cm between Golden beach and Bells Creek. Plenty of sand crabs in the northern passage.

Oddassy Barwon Banks Pearl Perch

The crew aboard Odyssey Charters have had a few good sessions at the Barwon Banks this week with a few solid pearl perch.

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