Davo’s Tackleworld – Noosa

Strong Wind Makes it Tough Offshore

With the wind up for most of the week, the offshore scene was pretty much shut down. A little earlier in the week some of the larger boats did manage a trip to the reefs east of Double Island producing some good snapper pearl perch and teraglin jew. Down on North Reef there are a couple of lovely dolphin fish …

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Big Tailor off the Beach!

Heading up towards Double Island, the reefs up there have seen some cracker pearl perch, rosie job fish and some really nice red emperor. Chardon’s Reef is starting to fire up for billfish, trolling teasers with skip baits have been worked well. In the river; whiting are still in outstanding numbers with pretty much all the lower reaches of the …

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Spring has Sprung in Noosa

Quality numbers of whiting have been biting around the Noosa River mouth area for those using small surface lures like the Zipbait Skinny pops and Bassday Sugar Pens. Baits have also been proving success using live and cured worms, prawns, yabbies and pipis. We are still getting reports of flathead and bream being caught around the river mouth and Woods …

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Noosa a great school holiday fishing destination

With the unfavourable southerly gusts we have experienced over the last couple of weeks,  for school holiday fishing the Noosa River is still fishing exceptionally well in the wind protected areas like Weyba, River Mouth and the Frying Pan. Good numbers of quality elbow slapper summer whiting have been on the bite around the frying pan and weyba. Using live …

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Noosa: perfect for the school holiday break

The Noosa River has been performing exceptionally well over the last week with good numbers of quality whiting being taken on live worms and yabbies along Gympie Terrace and around the dog beach. Whiting have also been taken on surface lures like the River2sea Skinny Dogs in the 65mm size. The Frying Pan and the shallows of Weyber Creek are …

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Noosa River teeming with trevally!

The Noosa River has again come up with the goods with angler enjoying some great sessions on the trevally, Good numbers of GT’s golden and the odd diamond trevally have been taken around Woods Bays. Plastics like the Keitech Easy Shiners have worked well while the early morning and late afternoon has seen fish feeding on the surface so popper …

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Noosa was perfect for a Father’s Day fish

Noosa has again been a great place for a fish as the father’s Day crowds flocked to the river side to enjoy a perfect Sunday. Starting with Gympie Terrace, whiting in numbers along with bream and quality flathead, prawns, worms and live bloodworms have all been ideal baits. Good Schools of hungry golden trevally and giant trevally have been keeping …

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Fresh water great for the Noosa River

The Noosa River has had a bit of a flush out with the rain last week, couple this with the larger tides, and this in turn has brought some extra food down the river and provided some cover for fish as the water dirties slightly. Mangrove jack have started to turn up in with some quality fish taken around structure …

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Noosa River fires after rain

With the offshore scene a little on the rough side, angler tended to opt for the Noosa River with some great results. Starting at the Noosa River mouth and dog beach: there have been plenty of quality bream being landed off the rocks at the river mouth and around at the dog beach. Most anglers using fresh strips of mullet, …

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Noosa River fishing well

With the breeze up a little over the weekend only the larger craft ventured out, for those that did get out the reefs where really firing. There were good numbers of snapper being taken on Micro Jigs on North Reef. The 40 – 50g micro jigs like TT Vectors and Shimano Colt Snipers were doing the job. Some legal red …

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