Sharpes Beach, Ballina and North Head, New Brighton – July 2019

July provides plenty of variety – fishing fishing from the shore in northern New South Wales

Brunswick Heads, Skennars Head and Broken Head – May 2018

Plenty of bream and dart with a few small tailor thrown in

Skennars Head, Brunswick River – Flathead, Dart, Bream and Tailor – January 2018

The Brunswick River turned into a water park for January with kayaks, canoes, tinnies, paddle boards and anything else that floats, ploughing up and down from dawn until  dusk. I caught a few flathead and dart at Northhead and out on the beach but fishing was tough On my explorations of the northern New SouthContinue reading “Skennars Head, Brunswick River – Flathead, Dart, Bream and Tailor – January 2018”

New Brighton, South Golden Beach, Bribie – Bream – August 2017

In August the bream where still around in numbers at Bribie and I also started to explore the beaches near the mouth of the Brunswick River in New South Wales. I am planning a move in that direction, so I need to get to know where to fish. Sticking with mainly Gulp soft plastics, IContinue reading “New Brighton, South Golden Beach, Bribie – Bream – August 2017”

Iluka – Shark Bay – Tailor – 18 March 2016

Friday. It was Friday and although the wind and swell was forecast to drop off slightly in the morning – it would soon pick up again. I stuck with Shark Bay and arrived at about 5.45am. The skies were the clearest they had been all week and I was treated to a magnificent sunrise. IContinue reading “Iluka – Shark Bay – Tailor – 18 March 2016”

Bribie Island – White Patch – 11 December 2015

The weather was wild and the fishing was tough on Bribie Island at Whitepatch – but they are still there

Hat Head – Korogoro Creek – 28 September 2015

Monday On Monday I did not have time for the walk out to the headland so I decided to see what the monster, full moon morning high tide would push up Korogoro Creek. On the low tide the day before the water had looked like gravy, as the tannin stained water drained off the surroundingContinue reading “Hat Head – Korogoro Creek – 28 September 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”

1770 – Wreck Rock – 2 December 2014

Tuesday Once again I apologize for not writing up my fishing reports sooner but Christmas got in the way.  This one and the few that I will publish over the next few days, are from early December 2014 – better late than never. I managed to get a few days off in Gladstone in earlyContinue reading “1770 – Wreck Rock – 2 December 2014”

Iluka – Woody Head – 27 November 2014

Landangler finds a great mixture of species on another successful morning fishing at Woody Head, Iluka, NSW

1770 – Flat Rock at Baffle Creek and Wreck Rock – 23 October 2014

Landangler loses his dinner to some local predators