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Great Week on the Gold Coast

If you are using Prawns just peel them and use the head and shell for burley, bread is another great option. Some land based options are the Paradise Point Jetty, Lands End Biggera Waters, Grand Hotel Jetty, Southport Bridge or Coomera River Bridge. In the boat try the Coomera River, Pimpama River, Tiger Mullet Channel, Jacobs Well, Short Island and …

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Strong Southerly on the Gold Coast

Customers have found a few nice Flathead during December fishing the edges of sandbanks and feeder creek mouths in the Broadwater and Jumpinpin, Prawns, White Pilchards, WA Pilchards, Mullet Fillet and Live Yabbies are great bait. Trolling Hard body lures or casting Plastics is a productive method and may also produce by catch like Trevally, Cod or Jacks. The Gold …

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Plenty On the Bite Around Coomera

It’s been a good week on the Gold Coast with light to moderate winds and plenty of different species on the bite both inshore and offshore. Offshore has seen more Spotty Mackerel on the local reefs off the Gold Coast this week and a few Spanish making an appearance.  Dolphin fish have been around in good numbers and are a …

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Pelagics, Bream, Whiting, Flathead (& More) Around Gold Coast

It has been good to see the local kids catching a few Bream, Flathead and Whiting off the bank next to our shop in the Coomera River. The Houseboat customers have found a few nice fish so far during School Holidays around Tipplers Passage, Dux, The Never Fail Islands, Tiger Mullet Channel, Bedrooms, Jacobs Well, North Arm of the Coomera …

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Quality Catches Around Coomera

If you have any great catches to report or fishing photos please email them to brett@coomerahouseboats.com.au    Good luck with the Fishing. Brett Coomera Bait & Tackle operates with Coomera Houseboat Holidays. We are open 7 days a week offering a great range of Fishing Tackle Gold Coast for our local area as well as bait & ice. We have the …

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Mangrove jack active on GC

Sand Crabs have been around in good numbers this week, try setting your pots on the edges of the main channel in the Broadwater, Tipplers Passage, Never Fail Islands, Jacobs Well and Tiger Mullet Channel. Mud Crabs are still hit and miss but still worth a go. At the time of writing my report the forecast for the weekend will …

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Trevally, Bream and Crabs around Coomera

Hopefully the S/SE change will help to bring the fish back on the bite after the Northerly’s during the week as we have a large number of vessels heading out on the water to try their luck. Trevally have been active during the first part of November, as the water warms up we will see more of these bruisers around. …

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Mud Crabs Around After Rain

This week has seen some heavy rain in some areas however mostly sunny days with what are typical summer storms arriving in the evenings. Some good spots to try will be around Paradise Point, South Arm of the Coomera River near Sanctuary Cove, Wave Break Island, Local Bridges that are light up at night and Canals are worth a go.  …

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Mangrove jack, flathead and whiting around Coomera

You may even be lucky enough to entice a Mangrove Jack to have a crack at your lure.   Don’t forget live bait is a  great option as that’s what the fish are feeding on,  so adding a cast net to your  fishing kit is a great idea.  Christmas is not far away, so perhaps that is an idea for Santa. …

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