Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 25 January 2016

Monday Low tide had proved productive on Friday and Monday would be full moon, so I just had to get out fishing again. The wind was forecast to build up into a very strong south-easterly by mid-morning. I arrived at the Bribie Bridge at 4.30 am, well before first light. Low tide had passed atContinue reading “Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 25 January 2016”

Bribie – Whitepatch and the old oyster jetty flats – 22 January 2016

Thursday’s fishing had not been that great but when I woke up on Friday I was confident that the fish would be there. The moon was virtually full and it would be a big high tide at about 8.30 am. More importantly the wind had dropped off considerably. I decided to fish the first halfContinue reading “Bribie – Whitepatch and the old oyster jetty flats – 22 January 2016”

Bribie – the Sandstone Point flats – 21 January 2016

Warm and windy but Landangler catches dinner on a big tide

Muscat, Oman – Al Ghubra beach – 15 January 2016

Friday Friday would be my last chance to fish the beach in Muscat, Oman. I woke well before dawn and pulled on my back pack. It is always difficult to know what types of lures and leaders to bring to a previously unknown fishing spot. I brought a packet of mixed GULP 3” Minnow softContinue reading “Muscat, Oman – Al Ghubra beach – 15 January 2016”

Muscat, Oman – Al Ghubra beach – 12 January 2016

Tuesday Jetlag and the call to prayer had me up early again on Tuesday.  I rigged up the travel rod and headed out on to the beach in front of the resort. I was staying at the Chedi Hotel – http://www.ghmhotels.com/en/muscat/ . There is not much you can say about this place – it isContinue reading “Muscat, Oman – Al Ghubra beach – 12 January 2016”

Muscat, Oman- fishing in the Middle East – 9 January, 2016

Landangler catches a few, fishing from the shore in the Sultanate of Oman