Dunsborough Cape Naturaliste – Western Australia – May 2018

I had a quick trip to Western Australia in mid-May. Fortunately I was bunking at the Bunker Bay Resort which is perfectly located to explore and fish the rocky headlands of Cape Naturaliste & Dunsborough in the Margaret River region. I managed to arrive in the calm before the storm and had 4 days ofContinue reading “Dunsborough Cape Naturaliste – Western Australia – May 2018”

Coffin Bay – Point Avoid and the Ledge – 5 September 2016

Monday On Monday the wind dropped back a bit and the weather warmed up considerably. Everything was blooming and the flies had started buzzing. I drove out to Point Avoid and after catching a few small salmon around dawn, I moved north around the point to fish in the shallow pools, close to shore. TheContinue reading “Coffin Bay – Point Avoid and the Ledge – 5 September 2016”

Coffin Bay – Point Avoid/ Boat Ramp – 3/4 September 2016

Saturday/Sunday Saturday morning was cold and grey and the low that had passed through the week before had left a big swell behind it. It would be low tide near dawn and although it was cold, it was not raining so I drove back down into the Coffin Bay National Park and round to fishContinue reading “Coffin Bay – Point Avoid/ Boat Ramp – 3/4 September 2016”

Coffin Bay – Kellidie Bay & Point Avoid – 1/2 September 2016

Thursday Work brought me to the Eyre Peninsula again in early September. I was keen to get back down to Coffin Bay as I have heard there is a run of big kingfish at this time of year. I arrived on Thursday afternoon and took a cabin at the caravan park for the weekend. SpringContinue reading “Coffin Bay – Kellidie Bay & Point Avoid – 1/2 September 2016”

Coffin Bay – Point Avoid – 11 June 2016

Saturday Having caught plenty of salmon trout inside Coffin Bay it was time to get out on to the surf beaches and find some bigger models. On Saturday morning I was up at 5.45 am and drove into the Coffin Bay National Park. I drove long the winding track out to the west side. ItContinue reading “Coffin Bay – Point Avoid – 11 June 2016”

Perth -Fremantle – Australian Salmon – 20 April 2016

Wednesday/ Thursday On a Wednesday morning in April, I found myself up early (as always) and in Perth. I was here for a week and although I would not get to Ningaloo Reef or the more glamorous WA fishing spots, I would have time for a few early morning sessions near Perth. I checked theContinue reading “Perth -Fremantle – Australian Salmon – 20 April 2016”

Iluka – Frazers Reef Tailor – 13 August 2010

Friday brought a slightly warmer morning so I headed back to Frazer’s Reef at Iluka to see if there were anymore Jewfish to be had. I was fishing with a mate who is yet to land one and expectations were high. The conditions were still very good but the wind had turned around to aContinue reading “Iluka – Frazers Reef Tailor – 13 August 2010”