Trolling in the bay's

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Re: Trolling in the bay's

Post by Nude up » Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:10 pm

purple5ive wrote:downriggers are probably the best option to go deep.
bm and nudeup what sort of fish are you guys getting trolling in PPB??
As mick said snapper, kingies and flathead when using the downrigger or deep divers, salmon and pike with top water lures in the bay, one of my most memorable was kgw on a very small popper in swan bay.

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Re: Trolling in the bay's

Post by purple5ive » Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:13 pm

thanks lads.
KGW on popper would definitely be a memorable one for anyone id say
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Re: Trolling in the bay's

Post by cobby » Wed Sep 13, 2017 9:40 pm

Bream, Bass (not the bays obviously), Eps, Trevally, Flathead, Salmon, Pike, Couta, Mullet, Snapper, Kingfish, KGW (only twice and both undersized), Squid, Cuttlefish, bearded rock Cod and other undesirable species all on the troll in Victoria. best session was a small bream sized hardbody on the very edge of the channel in Anderson's inlet. Literally a fish every 10 metres of just about everything listed above

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Re: Trolling in the bay's

Post by cheaterparts » Thu Sep 14, 2017 6:41 pm

I'm temped to try a dead bait rig this year for snapper - we use a fairly successful dead bait rig on our trips north while chasing Spanish macks - long tail and other species
this would be basicly a full pilly on a wire rig that swims the bait upright - most of the time just paddling from one mark to another we are moving at a good trolling pase anyway
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Re: Trolling in the bay's

Post by yepi'mon » Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:10 pm

Cheers guys, all sound like good ways of doing it and I'm definitely gonna give it a try!

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