Report 18/5/17

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Report 18/5/17

Post by Nicole Penfold » Thu May 18, 2017 3:18 pm

Lakes Entrance
Eastern Beach for Salmon with lures and blue bait for best results. Post Office jetty for Yellow Eyed Mullet on worm. Town jetties for Luderick and Myer Street jetty for Trevally on blue or white bait. North Arm for Garfish taking worm. Offshore, the Continental Shelf is fishing well for Sword Fish, Trevally and Ling. Best results using squid and barracouta fillets.

Lake Tyers
Bream are about as well as some Flathead up past the islands and around Devil’s Hole biting on white bait and worm. “Pinkies” are cruising, taking all baits. Crystal Bay, Long Point and Blackfellow’s Arm also have Bream taking all baits.

Mitchell River
The highway bridge for Mullet, Perch and Flathead taking all baits presented to them. Bream are taking shrimp and prawn from Grassy Banks up to Shadoof Lodge.

Tambo River
At the cliffs for Flathead taking peeled prawn. Down at the river mouth for Bream biting on prawn and worm.

The pear tree and swimming hole for Bream and Mullet taking drifting prawn and worm or under a float.

Mosquito Point and Silver Shot jetty for Flathead biting on prawn and soft plastics as preferred bait. The reliable boardwalk is also worth a look for Bream and Mullet taking prawn and worm.

The Straits is producing Bream with best results using soft plastics. Tailor are cruising Newlands Arm, using a paravain with silver lures.

Holland’s Landing
Seacombe Landing, the wood pile, Holland’s Landing and into Bull Bay are best spots for Bream, Mullet and Flathead using white bait prawn and worm.

The Snowy River platforms are producing Bream, Mullet, Trevally, Tailor and Luderick with worm as preferred bait. Surf for Salmon and Tailor taking popper and pilchard. Offshore for Flathead, “Gummies” and King Fish. The Continental Shelf for Sword Fish and Marlin.

Bemm River
The lake is producing good Bream with prawn and plastics as preferred bait. The Entrance is at a point where it may be opening soon.

Tamboon Inlet
Bream as well as Luderick are on the move and heading up to Furnell Landing taking prawn and worm. The mouth of river is producing Bream taking prawn. The surf beach for Salmon taking blue bait and silver lures.

Flathead are to be found at Karbethong. Bait of choice being lures. Bream at the main wharf and in the Bottom Lake taking prawn. Fisheries jetty, main wharf and slipways for Trevally on pilchard. The main wharf for Luderick on weed.

Omeo High Country
The Big River bridge, Angler’s Rest, Livingstone and Cobungra Rivers are all worth a look with worm and lures for best results.

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