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Report 17/8/17

Post by subeditor » Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:25 am

Lakes Entrance
The town jetties are fishing well for Luderick, Trevally and Tailor with weed, pilchard and white bait. The surf beaches are producing Salmon with lures as bait. Offshore at Six and Eight Mile Reef for Pinkies taking pilchard and squid.

Lake Tyers
Blackfellow’s Arm and Crystal Bay for Bream on worm and prawn. From Trident Arm to the top of the Nowa Nowa Arm is worth a try for Bream. The surf for Salmon on lures.

Mitchell River
From Gassy Banks to Shadoof Lodge for Bream and at the Highway Bridge for Garfish. The Backwaters are producing Bream with the best results from prawn, spider crab, worm and soft plastics.

Tambo River
From The Whelans and all the way up to The Cliffs for Bream taking worm and prawn.

Best spots for Bream are from the Highway Bridge to The Car Bodies, Strait Six and up to The Poplars, on worm and prawn.

The town jetties and the hotel jetty for Tailor taking lures. The Nungurner Jetty is also worth a try for Whiting on worm. The Boardwalk and Chinaman’s Creek for Bream and Mullet.

McMillan Strait is producing plenty of Mullet. Bream are also about. Lake King has Garfish on worm and prawn.

Holland’s Landing
Plover Point at the entrance of the strait for Mullet and Bream. From the Wood Pile to Griffin Point, Tom’s Creek and Blonde Bay for Black Bream, best baits worm, prawn and soft shell.

The rivers and lake system are producing Bream, Luderick and Mullet on worm and bass yabbies. Salmon from the beach on pilchard, poppers and lures. Offshore for Gummies, Pinkies, Flathead and out wide for Swordfish.

Bemm River
Water levels are high at Fingerling Jetty and the Ramp. Bream at Pelican Point, Sand Flats and the river mouth, best bait is lures. Whiting are chasing vibes, worm and pippi. The surf for Salmon on lures.

Tamboon Inlet
Fisherman’s Landing, Peartree Creek and Funnel Landing for Bream on cut crab and prawn

The surf for Salmon on pilchard and poppers. Harrison Channel for 6lb Salmon and Tailor on lures. Fisheries Wharf also has Tailor on lures. The Bottom Lake for Bream on yabbies.

Omeo High Country
Closed Season

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