Noosa: Coral trout and sweetlip from North Reef. Mangrove jacks from the lakes and in Noosa Sound on live bait. Whiting from the mouth and the Frying Pan on live worms and nippers. Flathead and trevally around the river mouth and Woods bay on soft plastics.
Maroochydore: Mangrove jacks from Coolum creek on mullet strips and live bait. Whiting and dart along Mudjimba beach on worms and pipis. A rare catch of Barramundi on surface lures in the upper reaches. Flathead around 50cm between Eudlo creek mouth and the Bli Bli bridge.
Kawana: Green job fish, pearl perch, sweetlip from the Barwon Banks. Still a few Spanish mackerel and school mackerel from Coolum, Inner gneerings and the Blinker. Whiting, dart and flathead from Kawana beach. Whiting and bream from Kawana lakes. Sand crabs around the lower reaches.
Caloundra: Snapper, grassy sweetlip and cobia from Caloundra 12 mile. Mangrove jacks from Coochin creek and from the Boardwalk on live bait. Whiting at the mouth of Bells and out from the powerboat club on live worms and nippers.
Max Radner landed this 2.5kg spangled emperor while fishing at North Reef.