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Coomera River Producing the Goods

Considering the forecast we had the weather this week turned out to be quite good. The big tides as we lead up to the full moon this Friday have made fishing a bit tougher than normal. Anglers who put in the time and effort were rewarded with a few fish and crabs. With the big rise and fall in the …

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Crabs, Mackerel and Wahoo at the Gold Coast

We had a nice weekend and start to the week on the Gold Coast, the Southerly change moved through mid-week and brought a few showers with it, a bit of rain just might help to stir things up a bit. Thomas sent us a great photo of a spanish mackerel his Grandfather caught off the Gold Coast last week, he …

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Prawns, Mud Crabs and Wahoo on Gold Coast

The weather gods have been smiling on the Gold Coast this week for school holidays, with conditions perfect for having fun outdoors.  Let’s have a look at what’s been biting. Houseboat customers have been catching a few quality Mud Crabs, with the New Moon this week the tides have been larger than normal and this tends to make the Mud …

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Queensland Weekender featuring Bush ‘n Beach Fishing Magazine

A RECENT Queensland Weekender episode ‘Broadwater fishing adventure’ featured our January cover image. On the cover of Bush ‘n Beach in January was Samantha O’Brien with a 40cm-plus whiting taken while filming the Queensland Weekender episode and fishing with Brett from Coomera Houseboat Holidays. Fishing the Pimpama River, it didn’t take long for local guru Brett to put the team onto the fish, with …

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Mud Crabs, Mackerel and More on Gold Coast

Easter turned on some fantastic weather for us on the Gold Coast, it’s was great to see everyone out and about enjoying our awesome waterways. With Easter over and school holidays in full swing let’s have a look at what’s been happening this week. With School Holidays under way it’s a great time to get the kids out of the …

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Great Fishing off Gold Coast

We’ve been blessed with some great weather this week on the Gold Coast, with Easter on the way the forecast is looking fantastic to get outdoors and enjoy the holidays. I fished the Pirtek Fishing Challenge with my kids last Sunday, it’s a great day out with over 9000 anglers taking part Australia wide and all the monies raised go …

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Spanish Mackerel Biting off the Gold Coast

We’ve had another mixed bag of weather on the Gold Coast this week, at bit of wind and rain at times but also some nice days in between making sneaking offshore for a look an option that paid off for some lucky customers. It’s been a while between trips offshore lately due to the mixed weather conditions, Thomas sent us a …

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Bream, whiting, crabs and jewfish on the Gold Coast

Light to moderate South to South Easterly winds and showers have been the normal this week on the Gold Coast with a bit of extra rain during the night. The fresh water flush is just what the area needs to get the bait fish and mud crabs on the move. Our customers have landed some quality whiting this week on …

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Gold Coast Seaway Producing Quality Fish

It seems like so long since we’ve had light winds on the Gold Coast but this week has been good because both the swell and wind have eased, giving us fishos a chance to get out and have some fun. Fishing the Gold Coast Seaway has been productive this week with some nice Jewfish, Yellow Tail Kingfish, Trevally, Squire and Bream …

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Sheltered Gold Coast Rivers the Best Bet

We’ve seen another mixed bag of weather on the Gold Coast this week, the strong Southerly wind eased towards the end of the week but will be back for the weekend at this stage. Finding a spot out of the wind for the next few days will be important if you want to go fishing. Given the strong South/South Easterly change …

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