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Local Fishing Report: Saturday 2019-12-21

Offshore: Good conditions with winds northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly in the evening. Light winds inshore in the early morning, with seas below 1 metre. While tomorrow will be similar with winds becoming choppy in the afternoon with winds north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly in the middle of the day, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Maroochydore in the afternoon. Light northwesterly winds inshore in the early morning and seas around 1 metre. Eric Frei went to the Barwon Banks on Thursday and took home a 92cm snapper for his effort also there have been good Mahi Mahi, cobia, tusk fish, moses perch, pearl perch, Maori cod and mackerel on the reef. Sunshine Reef has had Spanish mackerel, spotty mackerel, cobia, mac tuna, big yellow fin tuna and snapper. Cougar One skipper fished North Reef for big grass sweetlip, Maori Cod, mosese perch, gold spot cod and small snapper. Spotty and spanish mackerel, cobia, sweetlip and snapper from Caloundra 12 mile reef. Spotty mackerel to 90cm from Caloundra 5 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Queenfish, giant trevally and flathead in Weyba Creek. Diamond and tea leaf trevally and flathead from the current line between the river mouth and Woods Bays. Big flathead and queenfish from Tewantin Reach. A few good jacks from between the lakes. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point.

Maroochydore: Quality tailor to 48cm in the Cod Hole yesterday. Queenfish and flathead from Bli Bli reach. Whiting around Chambers Island and Twin Waters. Big flathead in Eudlo Creek. Flathead and mangrove jack in the creeks. Trevally, mangrove jack and flathead in Maroochy Waters canal.

Mooloolaba: Dart off the beach at Warana. Diamond and giant trevally in the Kawana Waters canals. Flathead, mangrove jack and giant trevally in the Mooloolaba canals. Bream and cod around the moorings. Mangrove jack from the Twin bridges and rocky areas of the middle river.

Caloundra: Dart off the beach at Currimundi. Whiting in Currimundi lake and mangrove jack in Currimundi Creek. Whiting and some big flathead from Golden Beach. Bream and trevally in Pelican Waters.

Paige Donald 48cmTrolcraftRedWhite 

Paige Donald from out at Charleville, with her 48cm tailor taken yesterday near the Cod Hole on a Trollcraft red head silver body lure from instore @swanboathire.

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