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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: Tuesday 2013-07-02

Noosa: Get ready to go fishing Thursday when conditions gradually improve! There's been good size good size tailor along the Noosaville and Tewantin reaches. There have been good catches of trevally, bream and flathead in Woods Bay. Bream, flathead at the river mouth and worth a try for luderick off the rock walls.

Maroochydore: Big flathead around 60cm in the middle river and Petrie Creek. Bream around 30 to 35cm from the Cod Hole, the deep channel out from the Cotton Tree Caravan Park and out from Picnic Point over night. Bream and tailor from the river mouth. Mud crabs still out from Chambers Island over night.

Kawana: Sand crabs in the lower river. Some good bream at night around McKenzie's Bridge. Big bream to 1kg overnight and a few golden trevally around La Balsa Park and the boat moorings.

Caloundra; Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally and a few tarpon in Pelican Waters. Big bream in the Blue Hole, the Military Jetty and off the boardwalk.

Bruce Warburton Dusky Flathead Picnic Point
Brice Warburton caught a nice dusky flathead around Picnic Point. Remember, dusky flathead size limit for keeping has to be between 40 and 75cm.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 2013-07-01

Noosa: Get ready to go fishing on Wednesday or Thursday when conditions gradually improve! There's been good size good size tailor along the Noosaville and Tewantin reaches. There have been good catches of trevally, bream and flathead in Woods Bay. Bream, flathead at the river mouth and worth a try for luderick off the rock walls.

Maroochydore: Big flathead in the middle river and Petrie Creek. Bream around 30 to 35cm from the Cod Hole, the deep channel out from the Cotton Tree Caravan Park and out from Picnic Point over night. Bream and tailor from the river mouth. Mud crabs out from Chambers Island over night.

Kawana: Sand crabs in the lower river. Some good bream at night around McKenzie's Bridge. Big bream to 1kg overnight and a few golden trevally around La Balsa Park and the boat moorings.

Caloundra; Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally and a few tarpon in Pelican Waters. Big bream in the Blue Hole, the Military Jetty and off the boardwalk.

Josh 44cm Chambers Drift  Zman 5Grub

Josh Tarrant fished off Chambers Island for a 44cm Dusky Flathead using a Zman GrubZ 5" Shimmer Pearl, soft plastic.

Local Fishing Report: Sunday 2013-06-30

Noosa: Good size tailor alon the Noosaville and Tewantin reaches, \There have been good catches of trevally, bream and flathead in Woods Bay. Good flathead opposite the yacht club. More good bream around 800gm from Munna Point. Bream, flathead at the river mouth and worth a try for luderick off the rock walls.

Maroochydore: Big flathead in the middle river and Petrie Creek. Smaller school sized flathead in the lower river. Bream around 30 to 35cm from the Cod Hole, the deep channel out from the Cotton Tree Caravan Park and out from Picnic Point over night. Bream and tailor from the river mouth. Sand crabs in the lower river and mud crabs out from Chambers Island over night.

Kawana: Sand crabs in the lower river. A few tailor along the beaches and off the headland. Some good bream at night around McKenzie's Bridge. Bream and tailor at dawn and dusk along the beaches and Pt Cartwright. Big bream to 1kg overnight and a few golden trevally around La Balsa Park and the boat moorings.

Caloundra: Tailor and bream off the tip of Bribie at dawn and dusk. Big whiting between Bells and Coochin Creeks. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally and a few tarpon in Pelican Waters. Big bream in the Blue Hole, the Military Jetty and off the boardwalk.

Lauchlan Rub Bream Chambers Island

Young Lauchlan Rub was fishing with his Dad off the Chambers Is Bridge for a few bream and this 42cm dusky flathead!

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 2013-06-29

Noosa: There have been good catches of trevally, bream and flathead in Woods Bay. Good flathead opposite the yacht club. More good bream around 800gm from Munna Point. Bream, flathead at the river mouth and worth a try for luderick off the rock walls.

Maroochydore: Big flathead in the middle river and Petrie Creek. Smaller school sized flathead in the lower river. Bream around 30 to 35cm from the Cod Hole, the deep channel out from the Cotton Tree Caravan Park and out from Picnic Point over night. Bream and tailor from the river mouth. Sand crabs in the lower river and mud crabs out from Chambers Island over night.

Kawana: Sand crabs in the lower river. Some good bream at night around McKenzie's Bridge. Bream and tailor at dawn and dusk along the beaches and Pt Cartwright. Big bream to 1kg overnight and a few golden trevally around La Balsa Park and the boat moorings.

Caloundra: Tailor and bream off the tip of Bribie at dawn and dusk. Big whiting between Bells and Coochin Creeks. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Big bream in the Blue Hole, the Military Jetty and off the boardwalk.

Storm Ludke Bream Cod Hole

Storm Ludke fished with his Nana Elaine, in the Cod Hole for several quality bream with this big one going 39cm.

Local Fishing Report: Friday 2013-06-28

Noosa: There have been good catches of trevally, bream and flathead in Woods Bay. Good flathead opposite the yacht club. More good bream around 800gm from Munna Point. Bream, flathead at the river mouth and worth a try for luderick off the rock walls.

Maroochydore: Big flathead in the middle river and Petrie Creek. Smaller school sized flathead in the lower river. Trevally, tailor, school jew, bream and flathead in cod hole. Bream to 40cmfrom Picnic Point over night. Bream and tailor from the river mouth. Sand crabs in the lower river and mud crabs out from Chambers Island over night.

Kawana: Sand crabs in the lower river. Bream and tailor at dawn and dusk along the beaches and Pt Cartwright. Big bream to 1kg overnight and a few golden trevally around La Balsa Park and the boat moorings.

Caloundra: Big whiting between Bells and Coochin Creeks. Flathead and tailor inside the bar and the tip of Bribie island. Trevally in Pelican Waters. Big bream in the Blue Hole and off the boardwalk.

StormElainLudkePetrie57and39cm

Yesterday the Ludke family from Gympie went out on a pontoon boat and Storm and his Nana Elaine, took some good quality bream to 39cm and flathead to 57cm, from Petrie Creek and the Cod Hole.

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