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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.

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Local Fishing Report: Friday 2013-05-03

Noosa: The winds are forecast to drop out this morning to 5-10 knots providing ideal offshore fishing conditions. Trout, tuna and Cobia on North reef. Spanish mackerel on North, Chardon and Sunshine Reef. Golden trevally in Woods bay. Tailor off the rock wall at the mouth. Flathead and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead, bream and whiting in the frying pan.

Maroochydore: Bream and big dart in the gutters between Mudjimba and Marcoola. Jew, queenfish, small gt's, bream to 36cm and tailor to 60cm in the cod hole. Tailor to 50cm from Chambers Island on the ebb tide. Flathead along the Bli Bli stretch. Flathead and bream from Godfrey's stretch.

Kawana: Snapper to 6.5kg Spangled emperor, Coral trout to 4kg and grass sweetlip on the gneerings. Dart, flathead and tailor along the southern beaches. Bream and trevally along the La Balsa Park reach of the Mooloolah River. A few sand crabs in the lower river.
Caloundra: Snapper, coral trout, moses perch, grass sweetlip and cod on the 12 mile. Spanish mackerel to 10kg and spotties to 3kg on the 5 mile. Grass sweetlip from Moffat head. Bream and flathead off the Shelly beach. Whiting from Golden Beach stretch. Plenty of good sized flathead and a few big mud carbs just south of Coochin Creek.

Clint Currimundi Jew

Clint was fishing from Currimundi Beach over night with fresh whole squid on Wednesday when he caught this solid jew fish.

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 2013-05-02

Noosa: Trout, tuna and Cobia on North reef. Spanish mackerel on North, Chardon and Sunshine Reef. Golden trevally in Woods bay. Tailor off the rock wall at the mouth. Flathead and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead, bream and whiting in the frying pan.

Maroochydore: Bream and big dart in the gutters between Mudjimba and Marcoola. Jew, queenfish, small gt's, bream to 36cm and tailor to 60cm in the cod hole. Tailor to 50cm from Chambers Island on the ebb tide. Flathead along the Bli Bli stretch. Flathead and bream from Godfrey's stretch.

Kawana: Snapper to 6.5kg Spangled emperor, Coral trout to 4kg and grass sweetlip on the gneerings. Dart, flathead and tailor along the southern beaches. Bream and trevally along the La Balsa Park reach of the Mooloolah River. A few sand crabs in the lower river.
Caloundra: Snapper, coral trout, moses perch, grass sweetlip and cod on the 12 mile. Spanish mackerel to 10kg and spotties to 3kg on the 5 mile. Grass sweetlip from Moffat head. Bream and flathead off the Shelly beach. Whiting from Golden Beach stretch. Plenty of good sized flathead and a few big mud carbs just south of Coochin Creek.

RickWebster65cmFlDonnybrook

Rick Webster for the Maroochy RSL fishing club was fishing south of Coochin Creek over the weekend when he landed this 65cm dusky flathead.

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 2013-05-01

Noosa: Coral trout on sunshine reef. Snapper, cod, spanish mack and tuskfish Jew from North Reef. Trevally in Woods bay and off Munna point. Flathead and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead, bream and whiting in the frying pan.

Maroochydore: Bream and tarwhine in the rocky gutters between Mudjimba and Marcoola. Jew, queenfish, small gt's, bream to 36cm and tailor to 60cm in the cod hole. Flathead along the Bli Bli stretch. Flathead and bream from Godfrey's stretch.

Kawana: Snapper to 6.5kg Spangled emperor, Coral trout to 4kg and grass sweetlip on the gneerings. Dart, flathead and tailor along the southern beaches. Bream and trevally along the La Balsa Park reach of the Mooloolah River. A few sand crabs in the lower river.

Caloundra: Snapper, coral trout, moses perch, grass sweetlip and cod on the 12 mile. Spanish mackerel to 10kg and spotties to 3kg on the 5 mile. Grass sweetlip from Moffat head. Bream and flathead off the Shelly beach. Heaps of good flathead in the Passage. A few good whiting from Golden Beach stretch. School jew along Roys Reach over night.

Wally GT Cod Hole

Wally from the Maroochy RSL fishing club used pilchards for burley at the cod hole to attract these pan sized GT's.

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 2013-04-30

Noosa: Strong winds to 30kn due on Friday so take advantage of the better conditions now! Good coral trout on sunshine reef. Snapper, cod, spanish mack and tuskfish Jew off the rocks north off Sunshine Beach. Trevally in Woods bay and off Munna point. Flathead and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead, bream and whiting in the frying pan.

Maroochydore: Long tail tuna and spotty mackerel between Maroochydore and Old Women Island. Jew, big queenfish and tailor to 60cm in the cod hole on the top of tide. Flathead to 61cm from the Bli Bli stretch. Grunter to 37cm from the mouth of Petrie Creek.

Kawana: Spotty mackerel off the coast from Point Cartwright to Warana. Spangled emperor, Coral trout to 4kg and grass sweetlip on the gneerings. Dart, flathead and tailor along the southern beaches. Bream and trevally along the La Balsa Park reach of the Mooloolah River. A few sand crabs on the big tides in the lower river.
Caloundra: Snapper, coral trout, moses perch, grass sweetlip and cod on the 12 mile. Spanish mackerel to 10kg and spotties to 3kg on the 5 mile. Small snapper and grass sweetlip off the Shelly beach. Heaps of good flathead in the Passage. Bream in the Blue Hole. A few good whiting from Golden Beach stretch. School jew along Roys Reach over night.

6kg coral trout caloundra 12 mile

The crews on Top Catch Charters have been fishing Caloundra 12 Mile with good results like this 6kg Coral Trout.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 2013-04-29

Noosa: Good coral trout on sunshine reef. Snapper, cod, spanish mack and tuskfish Jew off the rocks north off Sunshine Beach. Trevally in Woods bay and off Munna point. Flathead and bream in Weyba Creek. Flathead, bream and whiting in the frying pan.

Maroochydore: Long tail tuna and spotty mackerel between Maroochydore and Old Women Island. Jew, big queenfish and tailor to 60cm in the cod hole on the top of tide. Flathead to 61cm from the Bli Bli stretch. Grunter to 37cm from the mouth of Petrie Creek. Mud crabs in the middle river.

Kawana: Spotty mackerel off the coast from Point Cartwright to Warana. Spangled emperor, Coral trout to 4kg and grass sweetlip on the gneerings. Dart, flathead and tailor along the southern beaches. Bream and trevally along the La Balsa Park reach of the Mooloolah River. A few sand crabs on the big tides in the lower river.

Caloundra: Snapper, moses perch, grass sweetlip and cod on the 12 mile. Spanish mackerel to 10kg and spotties to 3kg on the 5 mile. Small snapper and grass sweetlip off the Shelly beach. Bream in the Blue Hole. A few good whiting from Golden Beach stretch. School jew along Roys Reach over night. Mud crabs and grunter bream along the Coochin Stretch.

Flathead Whiting Goat Island Jacobsen

Caught a few flathead and a good feed of whiting on the apartment side of goat island. textbook conditions at the moment. Had to go upriver for the crabs. Wade and Caleb Jacobsen

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