Tackleworld – Bundaberg

Find somewhere out of the wind

BUNDABERG INSHORE The weather forecast for this weekend for the Bundaberg area isn’t looking the best with the wind starting to blow from Thursday onwards.  It might be time to get the light gear out and hit the river systems.  As always, make sure you check the latest forecast before heading out. BURNETT RIVER With the warmer weather here the …

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Barra bite as the wind blows

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE The weather for the Bundaberg area over the next few days isn’t looking best for offshore anglers.  It’s time to dust off the smaller tinnies and move into the river systems. Always check your local forecast before heading out. BURNETT RIVER Spring is here, with the weather feeling like winter one day and summer the next. Put the …

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Stay inshore for fish galore

Firstly, we hope all the Dad’s out there were spoilt rotten and had a fantastic Father’s Day last weekend.  Unfortunately, the weather forecast for the Bundaberg area for this coming weekend isn’t the best, which will restrict most of the fishing action back into the local rivers and impoundments.  Remember to always check the latest forecast before going to throw …

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The best time in Bundaberg

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE We are heading into my favourite time of year for chasing the big red emperor!  Big flesh baits and live baits are definitely the key to get them.  Also, the trout fishing has been pretty amazing even in the closer patches like the Fifteen Mile and the Eighteen Mile.  I’ve seen plenty caught over that magic 6.5kg mark.  …

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Action on offer inshore

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE With the weather forecast looking a bit ordinary for this weekend, it’s time to do a little bit of boat and trailer maintenance.  Change those bearings and grease the trailer, fix any electrical problems on the boat and just give the boat a good tidy-up.  Also, check to see if your rods and reels need any maintenance.  If …

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Warmer days bring bigger bites

ISN’T it great that the daylight hours are starting to get longer and the temperatures are just starting to rise? This is always a magic time of the year to get out and explore what the Bundaberg region has to offer. BUNDABERG OFFSHORE The anglers who were lucky enough to have some time off earlier in the week and venture …

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Weather set to improve for the weekend

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE FOR the boaters who took the opportunity to get offshore from Bundaberg over the past week, there has been really good reports of red emperor, coral trout, parrot and heaps of grass sweetlip being caught out wide.  This weekend looks like it’s shaping up to be another good one for those boats wanting to chase a few red …

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Sharks taking it easy in Bundy

BUNDABERG OFFSHORE The fishing offshore from Bundaberg has been red hot!  With the sharks calming down people have had a chance to get the trophy fish up.  Some of the sizes of the coral trout that have been caught around the Fifteen Mile area has been crazy.  We are coming into my favourite time of the year for chasing red …

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Plenty of impressive reef fish to be hooked around Bundaberg

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BUNDABERG OFFSHORE Once again there might be some small windows of opportunity to get out and wet a line off Bundaberg this weekend. The few boats that headed out last weekend, though it was a little rougher than the forecast, managed to land plenty of impressive reef fish, including coral trout, green jobfish, red emperor, grass sweetlip and parrot. Let’s …

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Reports of quality red emperor off Bundaberg

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BUNDABERG OFFSHORE For those who didn’t manage to get out over the last weekend certainly missed out – with the weather being so good the smaller boats had a chance to head a bit further offshore.  There were reports of quality red emperor, coral trout, redthroat sweetlip and parrot being common catches.  The weather around the Bundaberg area for this …

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