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Local Fishing Report: Friday 2014-11-07

Offshore

Looking good today, but with a bit of easterly chop, winds to be east to southeasterly about 10 knots. Swell and seas easterly around 1 metre.  Mahi mahi, yellowtail king fish, wahoo and amberjack from Caloundra 12 mile.  Yellowtail king fish, mahi mahi and pearl perch from the Barwon Banks. Rat yellowtail king and school mackerel on Currimundi Reef. Grass sweetlip and small snapper on the gneerings.

Estuaries

Noosa: Yesterdays Full Moon phase will have fish feeding. Flathead and trevally on the current line at dawn and dusk near the river mouth and in the Sound. Whiting in the frying pan and opposite munna Point. Tailor and trevally in Woods Bay on sun set. Jacks and trevally in Weyba Creek. A few jacks and school jew in between the lakes.

Maroochydore: The water is exceptionally clear and clean at present, so fish light, cast out wide and fish dawn, dusk and at night for best results. Yesterday there were big schools of herring bait fish around Chambers Island. There's been Flathead, bream and jacks from Dunethin Rock. The odd queenfish, flathead and bream from around the Twin Waters area. Estuary cod, bream, flathead and trevally in the Cod Hole. Whiting in the lower river. Flathead and trevally from Bli Bli Islands. Mud crabs in the upper reaches.

Kawana: Dart and whiting at first light along the Kawana-Wurtulla stretch of beach in the gutters. Whiting, jack and grunter bream in Currimundi Lake. Flathead and mangrove jack in Kawana Canals and in Mountain Creek. Golden trevally around Minyama island. Giant trevally and School jew around McKenzies Bridge. Plenty of bream from the moorings.

Caloundra: Flathead, whiting and trevally near the entrance to Currimundi Lake. Whiting on the NE tip of Bribie Island and along Golden Beach. Flathead opposite the power boat club and the mouth of Bells Creek. Mangrove jack and trevally in Pelican Waters. Jacks and flathead in Bells and Coochin Creeks.

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lots of flathead in the 50-60cm range

Trent Sammon from Top Catch Charters having a bit of 'rest and recreation' for a few flathead in the Mooloola River.

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