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Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 2020-02-12

Offshore: Pretty good conditions today particularly early with winds northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly in the late morning and afternoon and seas are around 1 metre. Tomorrow's looking okay but could be a bit choppy with winds north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning. inshore winds tending southeasterly in the morning and seas around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning. It will be worth fishing along the line where the dirty water from the estuaries meets the clean ocean waters, where the fish could be feeding. Spanish mackerel, yellowfin tuna, sweetlip and maori cod from Sunshine Reef. Hall's Reefs have been producing spotty and spanish mackerel. Spanish mackerel from Currimundi Reef. Spotty and spanish mackerel from Coolum. A few good reef fish including the odd coral trout, snapper and sweetlip along with spotty and Spanish mackerel from the Gneerings, Caloundra 5 and 12 mile. Small snapper and grass sweetlip around Brays Rock.

The full moon Sunday is giving us some of the biggest tides of the year, this will definitely have the mud crabs on the move throughout the coasts rivers, creeks and canals.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack and flathead from Tewantin. Trevally and mangrove jack in Woods Bays. A few good jacks and grunter bream from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting throughout the lower river. Mud crabs on the move throughout the river..

Maroochydore: Trevally feeding in the lower river around Twin Waters. Whiting from Chambers Island and Twin Waters in numbers. A few Mangrove jack in the structured/snaggy areas throughout the river. Grunter bream from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs throughout the system.

Mooloolaba: Whiting and grunter bream in Mountain creek and Kawana Canals. Mangrove jack around the bridges and jetties of the lower river. Bream from the moorings and rock wall. Mud crabs in the canals and moving .

Caloundra: Bream, Mangrove jack and trevally in Pelican Waters. Flathead and bream inside the bar. Flathead form the mouth of Bells Creek. Mud crabs throughout the passage. Quality whiting on the banks out from Golden Beach.

Mark Horton Stephens Bass Borumba 

Marc Horton-Stephens, caught this bass early morning on Lake Borumba with his son while fishing the lake’s sunken trees, sinking Berkley Gulp Minnow grubs and winding them up quickly. After a cracking battle, this beast was boat side and measured 48cm to the tail. Released to grow bigger!" see, www.fishingnoosa.com.au 

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 2020-02-11

Offshore: Pretty good conditions today particularly early with winds northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly during the morning. Winds inshore northwesterly about 10 knots in the morning and seas are around 1 metre. Tomorrow's looking great with winds northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly during the morning and seas around 1 metre. It will be worth fishing along the line where the dirty water from the estuaries meets the clean ocean waters, where the fish could be feeding. Spanish mackerel, yellowfin tuna, sweetlip and maori cod from Sunshine Reef. Hall's Reefs have been producing spotty and spanish mackerel. Spanish mackerel from Currimundi Reef. Spotty and spanish mackerel from Coolum. A few good reef fish including the odd coral trout, snapper and sweetlip along with spotty and Spanish mackerel from the Gneerings, Caloundra 5 and 12 mile. Small snapper and grass sweetlip around Brays Rock.

 

The full moon Sunday is giving us some of the biggest tides of the year, this will definitely have the mud crabs on the move throughout the coasts rivers, creeks and canals.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack and flathead from Tewantin. Trevally and mangrove jack in Woods Bays. A few good jacks and grunter bream from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting throughout the lower river. Mud crabs on the move throughout the river..

Maroochydore: Whiting from Chambers Island and Twin Waters in numbers. A few Mangrove jack in the structured/snaggy areas throughout the river. Grunter bream from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs throughout the system.

Mooloolaba: Whiting and grunter bream in Mountain creek and Kawana Canals. Mangrove jack around the bridges and jetties of the lower river. Bream from the moorings and rock wall. Mud crabs in the canals and moving .

Caloundra: Bream, Mangrove jack and trevally in Pelican Waters. Flathead and bream inside the bar. Flathead form the mouth of Bells Creek. Mud crabs throughout the passage. Quality whiting on the banks out from Golden Beach.

DeepEndFCMooloolaba3kgTrout 

Recently the crews on Deep End Fishing Charters out of Mooloolaba, got into some good reef fish including this quality Coral Trout.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 2020-02-10

Offshore:Winds are easing to 10 to 15 knots Northerlies today, with lighter inshore northwesterlies at about 10 knots in the morning, tending northeasterly from late morning. Seas are around the 1 meter mark, but the Easterly swell is still up at around 1.5-2.5m in open waters. Spanish mackerel, yellowfin tuna, sweetlip and maori cod from Sunshine Reef. Hall's Reefs have been producing spotty and spanish mackerel. Spanish mackerel from Currimundi Reef. Spotty and spanish mackerel from Coolum. Spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 mile. Small snapper and grass sweetlip around Brays Rock.

With the full moon last night we are currently experiencing some of the biggest tides of the year, this will definitely have the mud crabs on the move throughout the coasts rivers, creeks and canals.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack and flathead from Tewantin. Trevally, tailor and mangrove jack in Woods Bays. A few good jacks and grunter bream from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting throughout the lower river. Mud crabs on the move throughout the river..

Maroochydore: Whiting from Chambers Island and Twin Waters in numbers. Cod, flathead and school jew in the cod hole. A few quality jacks have been caught in the middle river. Grunter bream from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs throughout the system.

Mooloolaba: Whiting and grunter bream in Mountain creek and Kawana Canals. Mangrove jack around the bridges and jetties of the lower river. Bream from the moorings and rock wall. Mud crabs in the canals.

Caloundra: Bream, Mangrove jack and trevally in Pelican Waters. Flathead and bream inside the bar. Flathead form the mouth of Bells Creek. Mud crabs throughout the passage. Quality whiting on the banks out from Golden Beach.

KimMaas31cmWhiting 

Kim Maas from the Maroochy RSL Fishing Club fished off Chambers Island on sunday using green prawns for this 31cm whiting.

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 2020-02-08

Offshore: With the Full Moon on Sunday the fish should be on the bite! Reasonable conditions for most of the day today with winds north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn then becoming southeast to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon. Northeasterly winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening, seas below 1 metre, but keep your eye on the swells easterly 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore. Tomorrow should have choppy conditions but hopefully mostly okay with winds northeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Inshore winds 10 to 15 knots during the morning. and seas 1 to 1.5 metres. So be ready to go! Cougar One skipper Nat Turner, we fished Double Island Point recently and caught quality red emperor, gold spot wrasse, some of the biggest hussar we’ve ever seen, lots of venus tusk fish and Maori cod to name a few. fishingnoosa.com. au. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Hall's Reef and Jew Shoal is where the action was hot for spotty mackerel and longtail tuna . There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum and around Mudjimba Island. Snapper, Mahi mahi (dolphin fish), grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Sundays Full Moon will have the fish on the bite. Plenty of fresh water in the river system so best to fish the lower river. Trevally and queenfish in the lower river system. A few good jacks and grunter bream from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point. Few mud crabs on the move in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: There is plenty of fresh flood runoff in the river with many water hyacinth floating rafts and other debris so take extra care when boating. Best to fish the lower river for whiting, flathead particularly on the incoming tide. bream and Flathead to 66cm from Petrie Creek and 78cm released in the Cod Hole. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs and the odd sandcrab throughout the system.

Mooloolaba: Try for a few whiting, bream and grunter bream in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain creek, as well as mangrove jack, flathead and trevally from the Twin Bridges area. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park. Worth a try for a few muddies throughout.

Caloundra: A few dart, bream and whiting in the gutters, Bream Mangrove jack, grunter bream, flathead and mud crabs throughout the Passage and in the creeks. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal.

Jack Robinson Released 78cm Dusky 

Jack Robinson with a 78cm flathead released in the Cod Hole and caught on a Holt Production lure.

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 2020-02-06

Offshore: Looks like much better conditions for today and calming down even further tomorrow with winds easterly 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots inshore in the morning and seas 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning. Tomorrow will have reasonable conditions with winds east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. and seas 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. As conditions improve be ready to go! Cougar One skipper Nat Turner, we fished Double Island Point last Sunday’s nine hour charter. Conditions were great however a strong current from the north forced us to drift most of the day which turned out to be successful. We caught quality red emperor, gold spot wrasse, some of the biggest hussar we’ve ever seen, lots of venus tusk fish and Maori cod to name a few. fishingnoosa.com. au. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Hall's Reef and Jew Shoal is where the action was hot for spotty mackerel and longtail tuna . There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum and around Mudjimba Island. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Trevally and the quality queenfish in the lower river system. A few good jacks and grunter bream from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point. Few mud crabs on the move in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: Try for golden and giant trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower reaches of the river and the Cod Hole. Flathead to 66cm from Petrie Creek. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: Try for a few whiting, bream and grunter bream in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain creek, as well as mangrove jack, flathead and trevally from the Twin Bridges area. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park. Worth a try for a few muddies

Caloundra: A few dart in the gutters, bream and grass sweetlip from Shelly Beach. Mangrove jack, grunter bream, flathead and mud crabs throughout the Passage and in the creeks. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal.

Chrissie Bell Spotted Grunter Toorbul 

Chrissie Bell from the Maroochy RSL Fishing Club with a couple of good, Grunter Bream, caught around Toorbul in the Pumicestone Passage over the weekend.

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 2020-02-05

Offshore: Strong Wind Warning again for today in Sunshine Coast Waters. Looks like rough conditions to continue for today and calming down tomorrow with winds east to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Noosa Heads during the day and seas 1 to 2 metres. Tomorrow will easing back with choppy conditions with winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots and seas around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore. Best to stay in more sheltered waters today! When conditions improve be ready to go as Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Hall's Reef has had Spaniard mackerel to 7kg. Double Island Point has had nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum and around Mudjimba Island. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Trevally and the quality queenfish in the lower river system. A few good jacks from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point. Few mud crabs on the move in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: Try for golden and giant trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower reaches of the river and the Cod Hole. Flathead to 66cm from Petrie Creek. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: Try for a few whiting, bream and grunter bream in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain creek, as well as mangrove jack, flathead and trevally from the Twin Bridges area. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park. Worth a try for a few muddies

Caloundra: A few dart in the gutters, bream and grass sweetlip from Shelly Beach. Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal.

Jason Milne Viking Kayaks Yellowfin Tuna 

Check out Jason Milne from Viking Kayaks with a hard fighting yellowfin tuna caught recently off our beautiful Sunny Coast.

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 2020-02-04

Offshore: Strong Wind Warning for today in Sunshine Coast Waters. Looks like choppy to rough conditions for the next few days with winds northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening and seas 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 2 to 3 metres around midday. Tomorrow will ease back with choppy/rough conditions with winds easterly 15 to 20 knots and seas 1 to 1.5 metres. Best to stay in more sheltered waters today! Recently Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Hall's Reef has had Spaniard mackerel to 7kg. Double Island Point has had nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and Tuna from Old Women Island. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Trevally and the quality queenfish in the lower river system. Big flathead and Gt's from Tewantin. A few good jacks from between the lakes and upper river system. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point. Few mud crabs on the move in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: Golden and giant trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower reaches and Cod Hole this week. Flathead from Petrie Creek. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: A few whiting, bream and grunter bream in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain Creek reach. Mangrove jack, trevally and cod from the Twin Bridges. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park. Worth a try for a few muddies

Caloundra: Bream and grass sweetlip from Shelly Beach. Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal.

WillRobins31and36cmwhitingTwinWatersRamp 

Check out will Robins with a couple of nice whiting to 36cm from near the Twin Waters Boat Ramp.

Local Fishing Report: Monday 2020-02-03

Offshore: The calm winds will be replaced with choppy to rough conditions for the next few days with winds northerly 15 to 20 knots tending northwesterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the morning. Winds reaching 20 to 25 knots inshore in the late evening and seas 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon. Tomorrow will be similar with choppy/rough conditions with winds Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting southeasterly 20 to 25 knots behind a trough in the morning with seas 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore south of Maroochydore. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Hall's Reef has had Spaniard mackerel to 7kg . Double Island Point has had nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and Tuna from Old Women Island. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack, trevally and the quality queenfish in the lower river system. Big flathead and Gt's from Tewantin. A few good jacks from between the lakes. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point. Few mud crabs on the move in the upper reaches.

Maroochydore: Golden and giant trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower reaches and Cod Hole this week. Flathead from Petrie Creek. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: A few whiting, bream and grunter bream in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain Creek reach. Mangrove jack, trevally and cod from the Twin Bridges. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park. Worth a try for a few muddies

Caloundra: Bream and grass sweetlip from Shelly Beach. Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal.

kate McCurley 

A great day on the Mighty Maroochy River for Kate McCurley and her family. They went out for some good times, a bbq and some fishing and crabbing. @swanboathire

Local Fishing Report: Saturday 2020-02-01

Offshore: Great conditions for fishing today with winds east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots with seas below 1 metre. Tomorrow will also be good with winds north to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and seas around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Maroochydore in the evening. Spotty mackerel in Laguna Bay and big Spanish mackerel up to 130cm and small a small sailfish out from Teewah Beach. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Hall's Reef has had Spaniard mackerel to 7kg . Cougar One skipper Nat Turner fished Sunshine Reef started off trolling but only landed a mack tuna for our efforts. Once anchored up it didn’t take long for a few spotted mackerel to find the berley trail though. We got a couple to the boat and got bitten off by a few more. On the bottom we caught squire, venus tusk fish and, to round the trip off, a quality coral trout. Double Island Point has had nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and Tuna from Old Women Island. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack, trevally and the quality queenfish in the lower river system. Flathead and bream from Dog Beach. Big flathead and Gt's from Tewantin. A few good jacks from between the lakes. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point.

Maroochydore: Whiting from Twin Waters and the banks out from Picnic Point. Queen fish, golden and giant trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower reaches and Cod Hole this week. Flathead from Petrie Creek. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: A few whiting, bream, grunter bream and the odd good buck mud crabs in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain Creek reach. Mangrove jack, trevally and cod from the Twin Bridges. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park.

Caloundra: Bream and grass sweetlip from Shelly Beach. Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal. Whiting and some big flathead from Golden Beach.

Jack Robinson trevcod hole Holt Production Lure 

Jack Robinson, with a nice GT caught and released on a Holt Production prawn lure over the long weekend in the Cod Hole. @swanboathire

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 2020-01-30

Offshore: Wind will be East to northeasterly below 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning, with seas and swell below 1m. Spotty mackerel in Laguna Bay and big Spanish mackerel up to 130cm and small a small sailfish out from Teewah Beach. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Sunshine Reef's had grass sweetlip, venus tusk fish, moses perch, snapper, pearl perch and a large mouth nannygai. Double Island Point has had nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and Tuna from Old Women Island. Spotty mackerel and mac tuna out from Coolum. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack, trevally and the odd queenfish in the lower river system. Flathead from Dog Beach. Big flathead and Gt's from Tewantin. A few good jacks from between the lakes. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point.

Maroochydore: Whiting from Twin Waters and the banks out from Picnic Point. Queen fish trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower. Flathead from Petrie Creek. Grunter and whiting from Bli Bli. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: A few whiting and the odd good buck mud crabs in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain Creek reach. Grunter, and flathead along Brightwater reach. Mangrove jack, trevally and cod from the Twin Bridges. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park.

Caloundra: Bream and grass sweetlip from Shelly Beach. Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal. Whiting and some big flathead from Golden Beach.

JoshFountain38cmsmallspottedgruntermiddleMooloolahRiver 

Josh Fountain fished the Mooloolah River over the weekend for this 38cm small spotted javelin fish (also know as a grunter bream).

Local Fishing Report: Wednesday 2020-01-29

Offshore: Great conditions today with winds east to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day with seas below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon. Tomorrow will be similar with winds east to northeasterly about 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early morning and seas around 1 metre. Try Hall's Reef, casting 25gm metal slug lures at the boils, for some quality spotted mackerel. Spotty mackerel in Luguna Bay and big Spanish mackerel up to 130cm off Teewah Beach. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Sunshine Reef's had grass sweetlip, venus tusk fish, moses perch, snapper, pearl perch and a large mouth nannygai. Double Island Point has had nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.Try North reef for cobia, moses perch, gold spot cod, venus tusk fish, tuna and grass sweetlip. There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and Tuna from Old Women Island. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Mangrove jack, trevally and the odd queenfish in the lower river system. Flathead from Dog Beach. Big flathead and Gt's from Tewantin. A few good jacks from between the lakes. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point.

Maroochydore: Try for good whiting on the sand banks throughout the lower river. Queen fish trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod lower and middle reaches of the river, particularly around the Cod Hole Mangrove jack in the creeks. A few mud crabs in the creek and canals.

Mooloolaba: A few whiting and the odd good buck mud crabs in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain Creek reach. Mangrove jack trevally and cod from the Twin Bridges. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park.

Caloundra: Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal. Whiting and some big flathead from Golden Beach.

JarvisHenricksmid60squeenfishupperriver 

Mad keen angler, Jarvis Henricks having a great time fishing in the Maroochy River catching these feisty Queenfish on Monday.

Local Fishing Report: Tuesday 2020-01-28

Offshore: Pretty good conditions today with winds east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots with seas around 1 metre. Tomorrow will be similar with winds east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots and below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre in the afternoon. Try Hall's Reef, casting 25gm metal slug lures at the boils, for some quality spotted mackerel. Spotty mackerel in Luguna Bay and big Spanish mackerel up to 130cm off Teewah Beach. Chardon's Reef has had Spanish and spotted mackerel as well as plenty of tuna. Sunshine Reef's had grass sweetlip, venus tusk fish, moses perch, snapper, pearl perch and a large mouth nannygai. Trekka 2 skipper Mitch Bertacchini, did a nine hour trip up to Double Island Point. We caught nannygai, tusk fish, amberjack, squire, sweetlip, cobia, mahi mahi, grass emperor, tuna, moses perch and pearl perch.Try North reef for cobia, moses perch, gold spot cod, venus tusk fish, tuna and grass sweetlip. There's been Spanish and Spotty mackerel, yellowfin and bluefin tuna from the Gneerings. Spotty mackerel and Tuna from Old Women Island. Snapper, Grass sweetlip, good spotty and Spanish mackerel from Caloundra 5 and 12 mile.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: Noosa River Fishing Safaris charter caught and released, 56cm jack and a 49cm jack and a mid 50's flathead further up in Weyba. Flathead from Dog Beach. Big flathead and Gt's from Tewantin. A few good jacks from between the lakes. Whiting from the frying pan and Munna Point.

Maroochydore: Try for good whiting on the sand banks throughout the lower river. Trevally, mangrove jack, bream and cod from the motorway bridge. Mangrove jack in the creeks. A few mud crabs in the creeks, middle river and canals.

Mooloolaba: A few whiting and the odd good buck mud crabs in the Mooloolah canals and from Mountain Creek reach. Mangrove jack and cod from the Twin Bridges. Bream and flathead from La Balsa Park.

Caloundra: Mangrove jack, flathead and mud crabs in Coochin Creek. GT's, mangrove jack, queenfish and and few quality bream in Pelican Waters Canal. Whiting and some big flathead from Golden Beach.

Cameron Sullivan GT Motorway Bridge 

Cameron Sullivan went fishing while he should have been working for me on the boats where he caught and released a nice GT off the Motorway Bridge pylons.

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