Report 8/10/15

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Report 8/10/15

Post by Nicole Penfold » Thu Oct 08, 2015 1:25 pm

Lakes Entrance
Plenty of Tailor, Trevally and Mullet are around the town jetties late afternoon, with the bait of choice being worm. Surf beaches are a bit quiet, but the on the left hand side of the Bluff at Lakes Tyers Beach people are getting good sized Salmon. Offshore at Six Mile Reef, Pinkies, Rubber Lip Murwong and Leather Jackets have returned. Best bait is pilchard and squid.

Lake Tyers
Producing a mixed bag of fish. Flathead are about the Fisherman’s Arm taking lures. Bream are around the islands, taking live prawn. Whiting are also about the channel markers taking worm.

Mitchell River
From the Butter Factory, down to the cut and two bells there are Bream taking crab, plastics, worm and prawn. Try backwaters for Perch and Mullet at highway bridge.

Tambo River
The boat ramp and the river mouth are still the best spots for Bream. The best bait is fresh shrimp and prawn. Try Marshall Flats and Rough Road.

Pear Tree, the little cliffs and down to Thumb Point are the spots to try for Bream on prawn and soft plastics.

Bream are about the little jetty at Shaving Point taking prawn and sandworm. Chinamen’s Creek and the boardwalk also have Bream, with the bait of choice being prawn and worm.

The Yacht Club Wharf and Fisherman’s Wharf have Bream on prawn. Flathead are around in the shallows taking prawn and some school prawn. At Ocean Grange, Gummies and Seven Gilled Shark have been taking squid and fish fillets. You'll get your best results at night.

Holland’s Landing
McLennan Straits are producing good size Bream around 38-39 cm mark. Best baits are prawn and worm.

Luderick and Mullet are about taking worm. The Snowy and all rivers have Perch, taking prawn and worm. Bream are taking crab, prawn and worm. The surf has Salmon and Tailor taking poppers and pilchard. Off shore, Flathead and Gummies are taking pilchard and squid.

Bemm River
Fishing is good with a mixed bag of fish available. Bream are about taking worm and peeled prawn. Sand Whiting are taking worm. Flathead are smacking prawn and vibes. In the surf, Gummies are taking squid and fish fillets.

Tamboon Inlet
Pelican Point, Old Man Point and down to the Shallow Lagoon for Bream. Flathead in the shallow areas taking prawn and soft plastic. Try surf for Salmon and Tailor on poppers and pilchard.

In the surf, Salmon and Tailor are taking pilchards, poppers and silver lures. Luderick at Fisheries and main wharf on local weed. Bream and Flathead in Top Lake, taking bass yabbies and prawn. Trevally at main wharf. Offshore there are kingfish, with the best results on lures.

Omeo High Country
Dr. Mitchell Shield is on this weekend. Entries are at Omeo Angling Club. Mitta Mitta, Angler’s Rest and Bundara are good spots for Trout, bait of choice being earth worm and Celtas. Try drifting worm, no float.

Report compiled by Lakes Entrance Visitor Information Centre. For information for your holiday conference or event, freecall 1800 637 060, email or visit Both the Lakes Entrance and Bairnsdale Visitor Information Centres supply Recreational Fishing Licenses.

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