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by laneends
Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Warneet To San Remo
Topic: Giant stingray fishing
Replies: 22
Views: 667

Re: Giant stingray fishing

Even more fun on a kayak.

What size line where you using?
by laneends
Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Complete beginner fishing the yarra
Replies: 10
Views: 385

Re: Complete beginner fishing the yarra

Late arvo to dusk is the best time and when the macquarie perch come on the chew. Locations; Griffith park Sweeneys lane Below rapids down the end of Reynolds lane and through the bush Couple of spots upstream of Fitzsimonds rd bridge Generally just wander up and down the river side trails looking f...
by laneends
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Northern Victoria Fishing Reports
Topic: Eppalock: The perfect stom
Replies: 11
Views: 347

Re: Eppalock: The perfect stom

Hope you tent has a steel roof and a raised floor, and held down with concrete blocks. Wouldn't be camping under any trees too...

..in fact wouldn't be camping this weekend
by laneends
Sat Nov 25, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Williamstown to Werribee
Topic: PPB swell - please explain
Replies: 9
Views: 615

Re: PPB swell - please explain

That "bay swell" can be produced by conditions further out in the bay and often sometime earlier, even if local wind is minimal. So if there is a gentle onshore breeze but been blowing badly out in the middle it can be surprisingly bumpy. If you then get a localised wide blowing in a diffe...
by laneends
Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: personal locator beacon
Replies: 6
Views: 163

Re: personal locator beacon

Must haves for kayakers as being separated from kayak is a big risk, especially in high tide flow areas.
by laneends
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Evaporate cooler
Replies: 73
Views: 1151

Re: Evaporate cooler

Keep in mind the "cool" air coming out the vents is not that cool, there is just a lot of it. It is the air movement like a sea breeze that is refreshing rather than substantial temperature drop.
by laneends
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Need a new phone, so many choices. Suggestions?
Replies: 29
Views: 555

Re: Need a new phone, so many choices. Suggestions?

Get a bullet proof case for it, not only will it reduce chance of breaking but if it does fail the phone case will still be mint and make it harder for them to reneg on warranty due to "user damage"
by laneends
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Phillip Island
Topic: Newhaven jetty during day
Replies: 11
Views: 514

Re: Newhaven jetty during day

Agree with mingle tide runs hard and the weed build up will drive you nuts. I was down that way earlier in the week and the salmon were biting of the beach on the newhaven side adjacent to caravan park. Managed a nice feisty 56cm model on high tide. Needs to be high tide as it gets shallow/ comes ou...
by laneends
Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Western Port Bay Fishing Reports
Topic: Bronze whaler in WP
Replies: 13
Views: 637

Re: Bronze whaler in WP

If you were bust off by one of these would it feel/behave differently than a big ray?
by laneends
Fri Nov 10, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Kayak Fishing
Topic: Kayak Recommendations
Replies: 19
Views: 570

Re: Kayak Recommendations

You would probably be better off asking the question on http://www.vyak.net/forum/ Lots of fishermen on the site as well. TY, I have only 5 days before departure, so time is important for me to find smth suitable. Not a lot have experience with inflatables. The best of the lot are the hobie pedal d...

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