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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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Flathead and more around Jumpinpin

At the time of writing my report the forecast for the weekend will be strong SE winds on Friday then easing on Saturday.My pick off the days will be Sunday to get out amongst the fish. 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 …

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What’s Biting Around Coomera

Mud Crabs are still a bit hit and miss but the good news is we are seeing numbers of Sand Crabs being caught. Place your pots on the edges of most of the main channels in the Broadwater and Jumpinpin and I’m sure you will find a feed. At the time of writing my report the forecast looks great with …

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Fishing for Flathead on the Gold Coast

Our Houseboat customers caught some good sized Whiting and Bream off the sandbanks east of Cobby Passage over the long weekend, Tiger Mullet Channel, Green Bank, Tipplers Passage, Jacobs Well and the Coomera River also fished well. Some nice Jew Fish and Trevally have been caught in the Pin Bar and on the pipeline in the Seaway this week.  You …

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Great Week on Gold Coast

With warmer weather upon us our customers have been catching some solid Whiting this week on worms and small yabbies.  I recommend using a long trace up to 1m long of 6lb fluro carbon and a small size 6 hook to increase the hook up rate, make sure you have a large enough sinker to stay in touch with the …

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Mixed Bag Around Coomera

Once the Southerly drops it will be worth a look around the local bridges, rock walls, pontoons and canals for a Mangrove Jack, Estuary Cod and Trevally on the Gold Coast. At the time of writing my report it looks like the strong Southerly wind will persist over the weekend with a few showers on the cards.  The wind will ease …

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Lots of fishing options on Gold Coast

Flathead have also been found in the deeper channels throughout the Broadwater, look for bait schools they will be feeding on and try your luck. The Gold Coast Seaway has also been a good spot to find some big Flathead. Large plastics on heavy jig heads are working well, the new Zerek Fish Trap vibes and TTSwitchblades are also a …

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