Bribie Island – Flathead and Pike – July 2018

A July session back on the flats at Bribie

Bribie – The oyster jetty flats – 25 June 2016

Saturday I was back in Brisbane again and drove up to Bribie to fish the flats. A cold 10 to 15 knot south westerly had been blowing overnight but by dawn the wind had dropped. It was 14 degrees as I walked out under the bridge in my waders. It was 5 days after fullContinue reading “Bribie – The oyster jetty flats – 25 June 2016”

1770 – Flat Rock – Dart, Perch, Flathead – 15 May 2016

Sunday Sunday was my second morning at 1770 and the weather looked like it was going to be pretty good. The wind was forecast at about a 7 knot southerly on dawn and would pick up a little later on. The moon was 67% full in its waxing gibbous phase. Low tide would be atContinue reading “1770 – Flat Rock – Dart, Perch, Flathead – 15 May 2016”

Bribie – the Sandstone Point flats – 21 January 2016

Warm and windy but Landangler catches dinner on a big tide

Bribie – The old oyster jetty flats – 2 January 2016

Saturday With Christmas done and dusted and the New Year underway. It was time to find an interesting activity other than eating and drinking. When your waders are getting tight you know you are in trouble. I needed to get moving and a morning fishing session is a great way of doing that. The weatherContinue reading “Bribie – The old oyster jetty flats – 2 January 2016”

Bribie – the oyster jetty flats – 9 September 2015

Wednesday On Wednesday the forecast was for light winds and a clear day. I could not resist another spell at Bribie on the sand/ mud flats, on the mainland side of the Pumicestone Passage. Low tide would be in the middle of the day at 12.36pm. The wind had dropped off significantly from the dayContinue reading “Bribie – the oyster jetty flats – 9 September 2015”

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – A bagful of flathead – 28 July 2015

Landangler fills another bag with flathead in cool clear water at Bribie

Bribie Island – the oyster jetty flats – 27 April 2015

Monday Another big gap between fishing sessions but by the end of April I was back in Brisbane for a few days and the weather was calm, cool and bright. As soon as I had time, I drove up to Bribie Island to see if the flathead where around. March and April always seem toContinue reading “Bribie Island – the oyster jetty flats – 27 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”

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 18 November 2014

Back on home turf – Landangler checks the fish are still there at Bribie

Bribie – The old oyster jetty flats – 31 October 2014

Landangler is back on home turf and finds a few flathead at Bribie Island

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

Landangler loses his dinner to some local predators

1770 – Baffle Creek – Flat Rock – 22 October 2014

Wind stops play on the beach so Landangler heads for Baffle Creek

1770 Round Hill Creek – 20 October 2014

Winds stops play on the rocks, so Landangler puts in a sunset session in the creek

Iluka – Middle Bluff – 29 September 2104

Landangler finds more fish in perfect conditions, fishing on the rocks and in the Clarence River, in Iluka

Bribie Island – The old oyster jetty flats – 4 September 2014

Thursday By Thursday I had time for a morning fishing session. I have been hoping to get down to Fingal Head or Iluka to chase some bream, tailor and mulloway. But I just cannot seem to carve out the time at present, so it was back up to Bribie. It was another mid-morning low tideContinue reading “Bribie Island – The old oyster jetty flats – 4 September 2014”