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Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby pgoldsmith » Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:10 pm

Hi all,

Currently staying in Jan Juc and wondering what the beach is like to fish? I’ve got surf rods and some friends visiting from the uk, any suggestions of marks in and around Jan Juc/Torquay/GOR would be appreciated.

Thanks

Paul



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Re: Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby Lightningx » Wed Jan 09, 2019 5:56 pm

I’ve had good success with the salmons with metals on the left hand side of the beach in the past.

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Re: Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby 4liters » Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:10 pm

The wind might not be all that favourable for fishing down that way but see how you go.
2015/16 Species comp total: 289cm
Brown Trout: 37cm
Flathead: 51cm; Squid: 36cm; Australian Salmon: 51cm; Snapper 46cm; Silver Trevally 23cm; KGW: 45cm

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Re: Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby pgoldsmith » Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:46 pm

Thanks chaps

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Re: Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby Hectic habbib » Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:21 pm

Flick a metal slug around the beaches and you should be ok

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Re: Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby Kenle » Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:46 am

If all fails, stick with bait fishing. Double drop rig with big star sinker. Squid or half pilchard on a size 3/0 hook will snag salmon, pinkies and or even gummys. Be sure to fish a rising tide and not a dropping one, difference between very little success and bagging out sometimes. Goodluck mate



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Re: Jan Juc/Torquay

Postby smile0784 » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:15 am

Kenle wrote:If all fails, stick with bait fishing. Double drop rig with big star sinker. Squid or half pilchard on a size 3/0 hook will snag salmon, pinkies and or even gummys. Be sure to fish a rising tide and not a dropping one, difference between very little success and bagging out sometimes. Goodluck mate


Great advice


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