Noosa: A quality barra was caught and released in the lower Noosa river yesterday. Whiting, bream, flathead and cod in Weyba Creek. Flathead from the frying pan and Noosaville stretch. Trevally from Sheraton Bridge and jacks in the sound. Mangrove jacks between the lakes. Whiting along the Tewantin stretch. Threadfin salmon and jew along the ferry run.
Maroochydore: Good whiting and the odd bigger bream between Pin Cushion and Marcoola. A few tailor to 2kg from the river mouth over night. Whiting in Maroochy Waters Canals and a few to 30cm from Goat Island. Flathead from Bli Bli bridge and Petrie Creek mouth. Jacks to 40cm in Petrie Creek and to 55cm from Bli Bli. . Mud crabs in Eudlo Creek.
Kawana: Tusk fish, black spot wrasse and pearl perch from the banks. Cobia to 9.5kg from Murphy's Reef. Jew at night and a few whiting and dart during the day along the Kawana Stretch. Tailor, bream and flathead 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: Spotty mackerel from the NW fairway beacon and Spanish mackerel from the Caloundra 9 mile. Flathead from the drop offs between the bar and Bell's Creek entrance on drifted pilchards. Mangrove jack in Coochin Creek and the canals. Big whiting to 44cm from the mouths of Bell's Creek and opposite Golden beach. Flathead, trevally and bream from the boardwalk.
The Cobia have been chewing at Murphy's Reef this week with plenty of quality fish caught by the Top Catch Charters, including this 9.5kg specimen held by Andrew.