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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: Sunday 13/01/2013

Noosa: Big flathead and mangrove jack in the Frying Pan. Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek and in Woods Bay. Mangrove jack and trevally in Noosa Sound. Muddies in the upper and middle reaches. School jew, flathead and jacks between the lakes.

Maroochydore: Mangrove jack in the Creeks, from Bli Bli and the Cod Hole. Trevally to 2kg from Twin Waters Weir and to 1kg from Chambers Island. Bream from Bli Bli and the motorway bridge. Whiting between Chambers Island and the mouth to 38cm. Mud crabs in the middle and upper reaches of the river.

Kawana: A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Plenty of jacks to 2kg in Kawana Waters and from the bank along Kawana Way. Bream and small jack and trevally from the moorings. Mangrove Jack and tea leaf Trevally in Parrearra Channel. Whiting and flathead to 70cm from Mountain Creek.

Caloundra: Bream and jew from Shelly & Moffat Beaches over night. Flathead on the drop offs inside the bar on plastics and pilchards. Trevally and mangrove jack in the Pelican Waters Canals. Jacks and whiting in Lake Currimundi. Bream off the boardwalk.

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Bruch Henricks has been at it again fishing the Mooloolah River for nice mangrove Jack!

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 12/01/2013

Noosa: Spanish Mackerel, grass sweetlip and cobia at Sunshine reef. Cobia and spotty mackerel from North Reef. Big flathead in the Frying Pan. Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek and in Woods Bay. Mangrove jack to 2.1kg in Noosa Sound. Muddies in the upper and middle reaches. School jew, flathead and jacks between the lakes.

Maroochydore: Mangrove jack in the Creeks, from Bli Bli and the Cod Hole. Trevally to 2kg from Twin Waters Weir and to 1kg from Chambers Island. Bream to 35cm from Bli Bli and the motorway bridge. Whiting between Chambers Island and the mouth to 38cm. Mud crabs in the middle and upper reaches of the river.

Kawana: A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Plenty of jacks to 2kg in Kawana Waters and from the bank along Kawana Way. Bream to 1kg and small jacks from the moorings. Mangrove Jack and tea leaf Trevally in Parrearra Channel. Whiting and flathead to 70cm from Mountain Creek.

Caloundra: Bream and jew from Shelly & moffat Beaches over night. Flathead on the drop offs inside the bar on plastics and pilchards. Trevally and mangrove jack in the Pelican Waters Canals. Jacks and whiting in Lake Currimundi. Bream off the boardwalk.

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Luke McCombe was fishing from the bank in the middle reaches of the Maroochy River when he caught this dusky flathead on Zman minnowZ.

Local Fishing Report: Friday 11/01/2013

Noosa: Spanish Mackerel, grass sweetlip and cobia at Sunshine reef. Cobia and spotty mackerel from North Reef. Big flathead in the Frying Pan. Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek and in Woods Bay. Mangrove jack to 2.1kg in Noosa Sound. Muddies in the upper and middle reaches. School jew, flathead and jacks between the lakes.

Maroochydore: Mangrove jack in the Creeks, from Bli Bli and the Cod Hole. Trevally to 2kg from Twin Waters Weir and to 1kg from Chambers Island. Bream to 35cm from Bli Bli and the motorway bridge. Whiting between Chambers Island and the mouth to 38cm. Mud crabs in the middle and upper reaches of the river.

Kawana: A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Plenty of jacks to 2kg in Kawana Waters. Bream to 1kg and small jacks from the moorings. Mangrove Jack and tea leaf Trevally in Parrearra Channel. Whiting and flathead to 70cm from Mountain Creek.

Caloundra: Bream and jew from Shelly & moffat Beaches over night. Flathead on the drop offs inside the bar on plastics and pilchards. Trevally and mangrove jack in the Pelican Waters Canals. Jacks and whiting in Lake Currimundi. Bream off the boardwalk.

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William Smith was fishing with live herring from the Kawana Waters Weir when he hooked into this 1kg giant Trevally.

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 10/01/2013

Noosa: Spanish Mackerel, grass sweetlip and cobia at Sunshine reef. Cobia and spotty mackerel from North Reef. Big flathead in the Frying Pan. Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek and in Woods Bay. Mangrove jack to 2.1kg in Noosa Sound. Muddies in the upper and middle reaches. School jew, flathead and jacks between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Mangrove jack in the Creeks, from Bli Bli and the Cod Hole. Trevally to 2kg from Twin Waters Weir and to 1kg from Chambers Island. Bream to 35cm from Bli Bli and the motorway bridge. Whiting between Chambers Island and the mouth to 38cm. Mud crabs in the middle and upper reaches of the river.
Kawana: A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Plenty of jacks to 2kg in Kawana Waters. Bream to 1kg and small jacks from the moorings. Mangrove Jack and tea leaf Trevally in Parrearra Channel. Whiting and flathead to 70cm from Mountain Creek.
Caloundra: Bream and jew from Shelly Beach. Flathead and bream on the drift between the bar and the entrance to Bells Creek. Trevally and mangrove jack in the Pelican Waters Canals and Coochin Creek. Sand crabs along The Skids. Whiting from Golden Beach and at the mouth of Bells Creek.

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Bruce and Jarvis Henricks were fishing along Bli Bli Reach with mullet when they caught several pan sized jack and yellow fin bream this week.

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 09/01/2013

Noosa: Spanish Mackerel and cobia at Sunshine reef. Big flathead in the Frying Pan. Whiting, flathead and trevally in Weyba Creek and in Woods Bay. Mangrove jack to 2.1kg in Noosa Sound. Muddies in the upper and middle reaches. School jew, flathead and jacks between the lakes.
Maroochydore: Mangrove jack in the Creeks, from Bli Bli and the Cod Hole. Trevally to 2kg from Twin Waters Weir and the south channel of the Maroochy. Whiting between Chambers Island and the mouth to 38cm. Mud crabs taken in the channels of the middle and upper reaches and up the creeks. Schools jew in Maroochy Waters canal and Dunethin Rock.
Kawana: A few whiting and dart along Kawana Beach. Bream to 1kg taken in morning from the moorings and rock walls. Mangrove Jack and tea leaf Trevally in Parrearra Channel. Whiting and flathead to 70cm from Mountain Creek.
Caloundra: Flathead and bream on the drift between the bar and the entrance to Bells Creek. Trevally and mangrove jack in the Pelican Waters Canals and Coochin Creek. Sand crabs along The Skids. Whiting from Golden Beach and at the mouth of Bells Creek.

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Daniel Vogler was fishing with his family over night in the lower Maroochy River with yabbies when he caught a solid tray of whiting.

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