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- Wed May 24, 2017 3:56 am
- Forum: New South Wales
- Topic: A SIGN OF HOPE FOR MACCAS
- Replies: 0
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A Macca stocking project in the Retreat River in NSW has shown a rare sign of hope for Maccas with the stocked fish now breeding naturally for the first time - see http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-22/macquarie-perch-conservation-project-a-success/8547470 Lets hope that the Ovens River Macca stocki...
- Fri May 12, 2017 8:50 pm
- Forum: Tasmania
- Topic: Trout fishing stats.. 2000-2017
- Replies: 12
- Views: 260
Many thanks for the impressive stats and the many very enjoyable articles on your outings plus, of course, some really great photos along the way. You have really worked out how to regularly catch the trout in the areas you fish and that is a lesson many anglers never seem to learn. Thanks again and...
We have caught plenty of Mako's off Bermagui. If we were just shark fishing well we would just get a tub of fish heads, frames and guts from the fish cleaning tables and put them through a burley bin with a masher. This worked very well and you do not need a heavy trail - if it is a bit choppy you d...
- Thu May 04, 2017 2:57 pm
- Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
- Topic: Shimano TLD 50 2-speed
- Replies: 6
- Views: 186
When we started game fishing we had a very motley collection of gear such as Penn Senators 6/0 and 8/0 and various stray rods but we managed some good fish on that gear so your TLD 50 with 1,000 m of line should do fine. We then gradually built up a collection of much better rods and reels - some be...
- Tue May 02, 2017 2:59 pm
- Forum: Tasmania
- Topic: Eleven wild brown trout & the 600th for the season..
- Replies: 7
- Views: 159
Congratulations on the 600 th trout and more! Some very pretty wild Browns there and it is interesting to see the different markings.
I hope members will accept this post in the spirit it is intended. When we go game fishing we often spend very large amounts of money - boats, motors, electronics, fuel, accommodation, travel costs, etc etc. Every so often we hook up that "fish of a lifetime" and while sometimes fate is ag...
- Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:10 pm
- Forum: Game Fishing
- Topic: BERMAGUI MARLIN FISHING OFF THE CHART
- Replies: 1
- Views: 174
The past 2 days has seen amazing Marlin fishing off Bermagui with several boats tagging more than 5 a day and one boat going 11 11 9 - truly world class Striped Marlin fishing. There have been bait balls along the 12 mile reef and crazy action for most boats.