Report 5/1/17

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Report 5/1/17

Post by Nicole Penfold » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:58 pm

Lakes Entrance
Bunga Beach and Eastern Beach for Salmon taking silver lures and pilchards. The town jetties have Mackerel and Trevally on pilchard. Plenty of Whiting are being taken at the Barrier and up to Nungurner Jetty. Best bait being pippis. Offshore Snapper around 6kg. Gummies in close to the beaches and Flathead have returned. Best bait pilchard and squid.

Lake Tyers
Bream are taking peeled prawn. From the islands and up to Devil’s Hole, Flathead are cruising the shallow banks taking prawn and lures. Also try Blackfellows Arm and Crystal Bay. The surf for Salmon on pilchard and poppers.

Mitchell River
Bream are still at Eagle Point taking prawn. The Backwater and further upstream for Perch, Bass and Trout are to be found in deeper water. Best baits are worm, hard bodied lures and vibes.

Tambo River
From Punthouse Point and all the way to the river mouth for Bream on fresh prawn, worm and shrimp.

Pear Tree, The Little Cliffs and down to Thumb Point are the best spots for Bream on local peeled prawn, shrimp and worm.

The town jetties, Shaving Point and around Lake King Jetty for Bream and Flathead. Bancroft Bay, Box’s Creek and head towards Nungurner Jetty for Whiting, Bream and Flathead. Best Baits are prawn, sandworm and pippis.

Tailor are cruising in Lake Victoria and Sperm Whale Head, taking lures. Ocean Grange and Steamers Landing for Gummies taking pilchard and squid. The town jetties for Bream on berley and bread.

Holland’s Landing
Try The Wood Pile, Griffin Point and either side of the entrance for Bream and Mullet using worm, white bait and cut pilchard.

Plenty of Flathead in The Narrows taking lures and prawn. The surf for Salmon and Tailor on pilchard and poppers. Bream and Mullet are also about. Offshore for big Flathead, Squid and Gummies. Best baits are blue bait and squid.

Bemm River
Good Bream are on The Flats using hard bodied lures. Big Flathead and Tailor are in The Channel taking prawns. Try the surf for Salmon on pilchard and poppers.

Tamboon Inlet
Plenty of Luderick and Perch on the jetty taking sandworm. Bream are at Pelican Point, Egans Bank for Flathead and Perch, using yabbies and lures.

Plenty of Barracouta and Flathead offshore on lures. The surf for Salmon on pilchard and poppers. Harrison Channel for Flathead and Perch, best bait yabbies and lures. Bream are in the Bottom Lake on yabbies. Trolling with lures for Salmon and Tailor in the Bottom Lake.

Omeo High Country
Cobunga, Gibbo, Mitta Mitta Rivers, and Anglers Rest are the best for Trout using worm, lures and fly patterns.

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