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2011 Fishing Reports

Local Fishing Report: Monday 31/10/2011

Noosa: Big schools of trevally and tailor around the Frying Pan and in Woods Bays at night. Jacks between the lakes and near the Sheraton and up around the lakes. Flathead in Weyba Creek and between the lakes.

Maroochydore:  Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches, from the Cod Hole and in the South Channel of the Maroochy River. Trevally and bream from Dunethin Rock. Tailor on in the evening around the sand bags and cod hole. Crabs in the canals. Flathead between Eudlo Creek mouth and Bli Bli.

Kawana: Whiting in Kawana Waters canal and from the sand basin near the mouth. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches on live bait at night. Giant and golden trevally along La Balsa wall. Whiting and dart along Kawana Beach.  

Caloundra: Jew off the from the rocks at Happy Valley.  Whiting, sand crabs and tailor from the bar on the incoming tide. Whiting on the flats just out from the Power boat club.  Trevally on soft plastics in Pelican Waters. Jacks in the creeks and canals around structure.    

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Robert Whiting went out with a high on his last day fishing the Maroochy River of his annual trip with three solid GT’s up to 2kg in weight.

Local Fishing Report: Sunday 30/10/2011

Noosa: Pearl perch and snapper from North Reef. Big schools of trevally and tailor around the Frying Pan and in Woods Bays at night. Jacks between the lakes and near the Sheraton and up around the lakes. Flathead in Weyba Creek and between the lakes.

Maroochydore:  Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches, from the Cod Hole and in the South Channel of the Maroochy River. Trevally and bream from Dunethin Rock. Tailor on in the evening around the sand bags and cod hole. Crabs in the canals. Flathead between Eudlo Creek mouth and Bli Bli.

Kawana: School mackerel at Caloundra 5 mile. Mixed reef fish, cobia and amberjack from the 12 mile. Whiting in Kawana Waters canal and from the sand basin near the mouth. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches on live bait at night. Giant and golden trevally along La Balsa wall. Whiting and dart along Kawana Beach.  

Caloundra: Jew off the from the rocks at Happy Valley.  Whiting, sand crabs and tailor from the bar on the incoming tide. Whiting on the flats just out from the Power boat club.  Trevally on soft plastics in Pelican Waters. Jacks in the creeks and canals around structure.    

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Karl Brennen was fishing with mullet from the Banyanda Tower jetty in the southern channel when he laid into this 57cm (2.6kg) mangrove jack.


Local Fishing Report: Saturday 29/10/2011

Noosa: Pearl perch and snapper from North Reef. Big schools of trevally and tailor around the Frying Pan and in Woods Bays at night. Jacks between the lakes and near the Sheraton and up around the lakes on hardy body lures. Flathead in Weyba Creek and between the lakes. Trevally on herring in the Tewantin channel.

Maroochydore:  Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches, from the Cod Hole and a 2.3kg fish was taken Friday night off the Banyanda Towers jetty in the South Channel of the Maroochy River. Whiting on yabbies and worms from the entrance of Maroochy waters canals and around the dredge and around Goat and Channel Island. Tarpon and trevally to 2kg from Dunethin Rock. Trevally on trolled Rapala Crankin raps between Bli Bli bridge and the wetland reserve on the high tide.

Kawana: Cobia to 7.5kg, snapper and Maori cod to 2.6kg from the 12 mile. Coral trout to 4.6kg from the Blinker. Whiting in Kawana Waters canal and from the sand basin near the mouth. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches on live bait at night. Giant and golden trevally along La Balsa wall. Whiting and dart along Kawana Beach.  

Caloundra: Snapper, pearl perch and cobia from Caloundra 12 mile. Whiting, sand crabs and tailor from the bar on the incoming tide. Whiting on poppers and live worms on the flats just out from the Power boat club.  Trevally on soft plastics in Pelican Waters. Jacks in the creeks and canals around structure.     

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Diesel and Levi were fishing with their family on the North Shore on Saturday morning when they caught a few nice whiting on live worms.


Local Fishing Report: Friday 28/10/2011

Noosa: Pearl perch and snapper from North Reef. Big schools of trevally and tailor around the Frying Pan and in Woods Bays at night. Jacks between the lakes and near the Sheraton and up around the lakes on hardy body lures. Flathead in Weyba Creek and between the lakes. Trevally on herring in the Tewantin channel.

Maroochydore: Good numbers of bream from the Cod Hole and on the Corner of Yinni street on live herring and prawns. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches and from the Cod Hole. Whiting on nippers and worms from the entrance of Maroochy waters canals and around the dredge. Tarpon and trevally from Dunethin Rock. Trevally on trolled Rapala Crankin raps between Bli Bli bridge and the wetland reserve on the high tide.

Kawana: Cobia to 7.5kg, snapper and Maori cod to 2.6kg from the 12 mile. Coral trout to 4.6kg from the Blinker. Whiting in Kawana Waters canal and from the sand basin near the mouth. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches on live bait at night. Giant and golden trevally along La Balsa wall. Flathead from the banks above McKenzies bridge.

Caloundra: Snapper, pearl perch and cobia from Caloundra 12 mile. Whiting and tailor from the bar on the incoming tide. Whiting on poppers and live worms on the flats just out from the Power boat club.

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Dustin Skewes was fishing from Dunethin Rock using live bait when he hooked this pan sized trevally.

Local Fishing Report: Thursday 27/10/2011

Noosa: Pearl perch and snapper from North Reef. Big schools of trevally and tailor around the Frying Pan at night. Jacks between the lakes and near the Sheraton and up around the lakes on hardy body lures.

Maroochydore: Good numbers of bream from the Cod Hole and on the Corner of Yinni street on live herring and prawns. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches and from the Cod Hole on live bait. Whiting on nippers and worms from the entrance of Maroochy waters canals and around the dredge.

Kawana: Cobia to 7.5kg, snapper and Maori cod to 2.6kg from the 12 mile. Coral trout to 4.6kg from the Blinker. Whiting in Kawana Waters canal and from the sand basin near the mouth. Mangrove jacks in the upper reaches on live bait at night.

Caloundra: Whiting and tailor from the bar on the incoming tide. Flathead and bream from the boardwalk. Bream and mangrove jack in the back ends of Pelican Waters. Whiting and bream in the middle reaches of Bells creek on poppers and small soft plastics and on the flats just out from the Power boat club.

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Tommy Harvey with quality golden trevally which took a 5inch gulp jerk shad rigged on a weedless hook.

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