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Clara Cove Apartments

Outside your door awaits a shaded secluded lakeside beach, here you can read a book, frolic in the shallows or just relax on a towel or lounge. At dusk the sunsets are magic.

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Lazy Acre Log Cabins

Authentic log cabins in the heart of Lakes Entrance. Ideal stay for Fishing Trips and weekends away. Plenty of room to park your boat, cook your catch and relax in sheltered gardens.

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Gippsland Lakes Fishing Report - August 28

Lakes Entrance: Town jetties have plenty of juvenile fish about, taking prawn. The surf beach for Salmon on poppers and pilchards. Fraser Island for Trevally, Salmon, Tailor and Mackerel, best baits being prawn and pilchard. Offshore for Pinkies and Flathead on pilchard.

Lake Tyers: Blackfellows Arm, the channel markers and the Nowa Nowa Arm for Bream on prawn. Tailor and Salmon from the No.2 Boat Ramp and towards the entrance, taking prawn and lures.

Mitchell River: From Grassy Banks, The Bluff and into The Cut for Bream taking spider crabs and prawn.

Tambo River: Howletts Flat and onto Clues Bluff and heading towards the mouth of the Tambo River for Bream. Best baits are local prawn and soft plastics.

Nicholson: From the Highway Bridge and downstream from the jetties is producing good size Bream on worm and prawn.

Metung: The Marina and Boardwalk for Bream on prawn and plastics. Bancroft Bay and Chinamans Creek Jetty also good for Bream. Shaving Point and into Lake King for Mullet and Trevally. Try the shallow banks for Flathead.

Paynesville: McMillan Strait, the main wharf and jetties have Bream taking prawn. Salmon, Flathead and Luderick are also out and about, try soft plastics and worm.

Hollands Landing: At the mouth of the Strait and into Bull Bay for Bream, the bait of choice being prawn and pippies. Blonde Bay and towards Storm Point also worth a try.

Marlo: Around the Island for Bream and Mullet, taking sandworm. Luderick are around the rock groynes on weed and worm. The surf for Salmon and Tailor, taking poppers and pilchard. Offshore for Gummies and Flathead on squid, pilchard and fish fillets.

Tamboon Inlet: Pelican Point and down to the Rocks heading towards the entrance for Bream taking prawn. Shallow banks are worth a try for Flathead on plastics. The surf for Salmon and Tailor on poppers and pilchards.

Bemm River: Bream are cruising the lake taking peeled prawn and worm. The surf is still producing Salmon, metal lures as the bait of choice.

Mallacoota: The Top Lakes. Gypsy Point and the upper Rivers for Bream on yabbies. The surf for Salmon on poppers and pilchards. Luderick at the main wharf, taking weed. Offshore is also producing good size fish.

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Crabbing in Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance is renowned for it's excellent Crabbing spots. Throw in your net, cook em up as you go.

There are plenty of great Crabbing spots around Lakes Entrance. The favourite is off the jetties around Bullock Island. Please take care and exercise caution when throwing nets off the jetty.

Most accommodation providers do not allow Crabs to be cooked indoors. Please enquire with your Hosts, as many will provide you with outdoor cooking facilities.

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