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by BIG GAV
Sun Jun 11, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Melbourne Land Based Fishing
Topic: Yarra River fishing near Eltham
Replies: 2
Views: 159

Re: Yarra River fishing near Eltham

Sweeneys lane is good walk updtream around the bend n fish the next pool upstream shrimp are great bait! Anywhere from heidelberg up past wonga park is a great area for fishing the problem is limited bank access, ive always had better sessions the further ive had to walk! As mentioned if fishing in ...
by BIG GAV
Sun Jun 04, 2017 2:14 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: 4x4 cape york trip
Replies: 6
Views: 358

Re: 4x4 cape york trip

Thanks for the replies fellas as much as id like to take a boat its not gonna happen :( spending al my coin on the car for the trip taking mrs to daintree cape tribulation gonna go to the tip via the ott can anyone reccomend any land based spots worth a shot? Definately gonna b doin some fishing can...
by BIG GAV
Fri Jun 02, 2017 11:41 pm
Forum: General Fresh Water Fishing
Topic: Majors Creek Reserve Campground
Replies: 2
Views: 312

Re: Majors Creek Reserve Campground

Fished it in march, has a boat ramp bid muddy but all terrains will do just fine, area has alot of snags great for casting n moving up n down the banks, navigate with care as there is alot of submerged timber, copper blades n purple n green spinner baits have proven effective, other than that its a ...
by BIG GAV
Fri Jun 02, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: 4x4 cape york trip
Replies: 6
Views: 358

4x4 cape york trip

Hey guys havent been on in quite a while, working too much -.- but planning a holiday with mrs big gav in august seotember to the tip! Having said that ive been spending alot just getting the car to a capable standard new suspension snorkel tyres etc Was hoping id find a fellow member who has done i...
by BIG GAV
Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: Other Species
Topic: Does anglers killing carp make any difference?
Replies: 90
Views: 1917

Re: Does anglers killing carp make any difference?

This thread is drifting off topic.. can all introduced fish I say!! If we wanna fish trout there should be designated lakes not rivers n streams.. carp are great fun to catch it's a shame having to kill big breeders of any species but natives get top priority with me any day of the week! One angler ...
by BIG GAV
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: General Fresh Water Fishing
Topic: FISHING SPOT
Replies: 4
Views: 357

Re: FISHING SPOT

Hit the Yarra mate anywhere with scrubbies! Your a shoe in for at least eels n carp. Running sinker rig is fine smallest weight u can get away with will do ya fine
by BIG GAV
Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Yarra Valley and surrounds
Topic: Reddies on lure from the Yarra this afternoon
Replies: 12
Views: 569

Re: Reddies on lure from the Yarra this afternoon

Went out this afternoon, minus bait, in order to force myself to use lures...... You used to be so cool. I may have changed my target species lately, but I wouldn't be caught dead using a lure* *May or may not be trying to get my first Bream on a lure Funny u say this I had the first hookup to a ca...
by BIG GAV
Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Soft Plastics & Lures
Topic: Which Surface lure to Get?
Replies: 15
Views: 612

Re: Which Surface lure to Get?

Black double jointed jitterbug is the only surface lure I could reccomend at bcf.. I'm sure they have some good options tho.. I got a ballista LED surface lure n it's proven thus far to be sh*t
by BIG GAV
Mon Feb 27, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Yarra Valley and surrounds
Topic: The legendary Yarra yella
Replies: 19
Views: 867

Re: The legendary Yarra yella

It's mainly the color of the fins n lack of white in the eye that's making me say yellowbelly.. but the size of its mouth makes me think Macca..
by BIG GAV
Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Show us your purchases
Topic: Show us your purchases!
Replies: 3406
Views: 118003

Re: Show us your purchases!

New reel for chasing Murray Cod. This will be getting spooled with some 30lb Tasline when I get home :banana: I almost bought the tatula hlc but got a td sol instead. The only difference wAs $100 and the sol had corrosion resistant bearings.. not that it'd see salt anyway Great buy tho! Paired it w...

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