Fish & Colours – by Dr. David Ross

I came across this article recently. Although it primarily relates to choosing colours for fly fishing, it is an excellent scientific explanation of how fish view colour. I thought I would share it just to give everyone another excuse to buy some different coloured lures! Fish Eyesight: Does Color Matter? by David Ross Read thisContinue reading “Fish & Colours – by Dr. David Ross”

1770 – Flat Rock – Slatey Bream, Dart & Stripy Perch – 6 April 2015

Monday I managed to persuade the family that my beloved 1770 would be a good place to spend some of the Easter school holidays. Fishing was strictly rationed, but I did get a few sessions in. We drove up from Brisbane and passed through some monster storms on Sunday. We visited Cooks Monument and walkedContinue reading “1770 – Flat Rock – Slatey Bream, Dart & Stripy Perch – 6 April 2015”

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 75cm flathead – March 29, 2015

Sunday March 29, 2015 I had the bit between my teeth now, so I woke up early on Sunday and drove up to fish the run out tide, on the flats beside the old oyster jetty on the mainland side of the Pumicestone Passage, beside the Bribie Island Bridge. Last year, March had been aContinue reading “Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 75cm flathead – March 29, 2015”

Fingal Head – Moses Perch, Tailor, Bream & Dart – 26 March 2015

Landangler and Cousin Joe find a few fish and get very wet at Fingal Head