Brunswick River, Richmond River – flathead and bream – October 2017

A few flathead and bream from the Richmond River mouth

Bribie – Bongaree and the old oyster jetty flats – 26 August 2016

  On Friday I decided to fish on Bribie Island itself, at Bongaree. This ever changing stretch of sandy shore runs along a coffee rock ledge and is a good fishing spot. The winds were light and low tide would be at 9.35 am.  The water was very clear and the northerlies had blown aContinue reading “Bribie – Bongaree and the old oyster jetty flats – 26 August 2016”

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 7 March 2016

Monday The wind and wild weather persists. A look back at my fishing reports suggest that the run up to the full and new moons around February, March, April have produced the most consistent catches of flathead. The latter half of the run out tide also appears to be a good time to get atContinue reading “Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 7 March 2016”

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 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

Bribie – a bagful of flathead – 2 June 2015

Landangler fills a bag of with flathead fishing with soft plastics at Bribie

Iluka – Middle Bluff – 30 September 2014

Another great day fishing the rocks and river at Iluka – mulloway in the morning and flathead at dusk

Bribie Island – The old oyster jetty flats – 11 August 2014

Monday After a disappointing outing on Friday I was up earlier on Monday.  It was full moon. In fact, it was a super moon. That is probably why I could not sleep. I did not have much time, so I drove up to Bribie Island for a quick morning session. The fish are always outContinue reading “Bribie Island – The old oyster jetty flats – 11 August 2014”

Bribie Island – the old oyster jetty flats – 20 June 2014

Another update from late June at Bribie – cold but still fishy

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 8 April 2014

Landangler finds the fishing tough at Bribie after the big storm – but there are still a few fish out there

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats and the Seaside Museum drain – 1 April 2014

Landangler finds five keeper size flathead at Bribie Island – but the fish are getting harder to find

Bribie – the old oyster jetty flats – 22 March 2014

The weather gets stormy and the fish get fired up at Bribie

Bribie – the oyster jetty flats – 10 March 2013

Soft plastics and hard bodies – big and small – are all catching flathead at Bribie Island this week.