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by meppstas
Thu Feb 22, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Rain & a rise in river level brings on the trout...
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Rain & a rise in river level brings on the trout...

** This is the report of the trip when the little ghost brown lure broke,, Rain & a rise in river level brings the trout on.. Mersey River, Liena.. 5652 (Medium).JPG Checked the BOM site after we had a decent day of rain in the upper reaches of the Mersey River above Lake Rowallan a few days ago...
by meppstas
Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Trout lure breaks in half..
Replies: 15
Views: 300

Re: Trout lure breaks in half..

purple5ive wrote:you could try and superglue it together and see if it holds up?


I thought of that but worried what may happen if I get onto a decent trout.. Would hate to have it part ways and lose a decent fish.. :(
I still have a dozen or so of these lures left.. :-D

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Tue Feb 20, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Northern Victoria Fishing Reports
Topic: Two Nights Chasing Cod
Replies: 17
Views: 364

Re: Two Nights Chasing Cod

Always nice to do a bit of night fishing that's for sure, good company too..
few nice fish taken on the first night and a real challenge on the second, but that's what fishing is all about, that's why we love the challenge...
great report & pic's.. :thumbsup:

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Phillip Island
Topic: Weekend report
Replies: 15
Views: 328

Re: Weekend report

They're very solid Salmon you picked up, well done.. great fighters too..

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Mornington To Dromana
Topic: Weekend Report 3
Replies: 10
Views: 307

Re: Weekend Report 3

Few nice feeds there P5, snapper & flathead very nice eating, quality fish for sure, well done..

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Two days with Russlleh in the rivers for little reward..
Replies: 11
Views: 139

Re: Two days with Russlleh in the rivers for little reward..

Brownie wrote:Seriously beautiful water. What a trout fishing Paradise.


That it is, very peaceful & scenic in the rivers down here.. never get tired off it at all.. :thumbsup:

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Trout lure breaks in half..
Replies: 15
Views: 300

Re: Trout lure breaks in half..

i have seen lures break like that before but not personally happened to me. have you been throwing them against trees/rocks? i think it did pretty well catching 60 trout and even on the same trebles I was pretty happy with the lure, lasting as long as it did with bottom bouncing in the rivers and t...
by meppstas
Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Two days with Russlleh in the rivers for little reward..
Replies: 11
Views: 139

Re: Two days with Russlleh in the rivers for little reward..

Thanks guys, the trout fishing in the rivers should be on the improve by the time you get down here too BM.. :thumbsup:
by meppstas
Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Other Species
Topic: Rod selection
Replies: 8
Views: 198

Re: Rod selection

I just picked this up on AMAZON USA.. cost me AU$77-80 delivered to Australia, ($159-00 at MO-Tackle).. they're on special at the moment.. I already have three 6'6'' Presso's & four 6' Presso's, a great light weight trout rod that's for sure.. this is what they're selling for in the US, $51.19 +...
by meppstas
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Two days with Russlleh in the rivers for little reward..
Replies: 11
Views: 139

Two days with Russlleh in the rivers for little reward..

Two days spent in the rivers for very little reward.. 12 & 13 Feb 2018 ** Day 1: Meander River 12/2/18.... We had Russell and his partner Lesley over from Victoria (from the fishingvictoria site) for a few days and took Russell for two early morning spin sessions on the Meander & Mersey Rive...

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