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Fishing Report


Fishing Report June 22nd

Lakes Entrance Fishing Report

Lakes Entrance: Salmon at Eastern beach using metal lures. Town jetties are producing trevally, mullet and luderick on worm, weed and pilchard. Offshore on the Continental Shelf for swordfish, blue fin and striped tuna. Six Mile Reef for pinkies, rubberlip morwong and snotty nose trevally, using squid.

Lake Tyers: From Trident Arm and up to Nowa Nowa for bream on worm and prawn. Try shallow banks for flathead on prawn and lures. The upper reaches of Toorloo Arm for bream and flathead, using prawn and lures. The surf for salmon on pilchard and poppers.

Mitchell River: Best spots for bream are at Grassy Banks, Shadoof Lodge and the Backwaters. The Highway Bridge area and the mouth of the river for perch and luderick on plastics and hard bodied lures.

Tambo River: From Marshalls Flats and down to the river mouth for bream, best results using prawn and hard bodied lures.

Nicholson: Fishing is a bit patchy, but try the river mouth for bream. At the two bridges and up to Car Bodies for bream, using prawn for best results.

Metung: Best spots for bream being the town jetties, with prawn as the bait. Also the Boardwalk is worth a try.

Paynesville: Newlands Arm, the Straits for yellow eyed mullet with worm, mussels and shrimp as preferred bait.

Hollands Landing: Fishing is a bit quiet, but the Straits have mullet with worm as the bait. Try Seacombe Landing for mulloway with mullet and tailor as the best bait.

Marlo: The lakes and rivers are a bit quiet. The surf has Salmon on pilchard, poppers and lures. Offshore on the Shelf for pinkies, gummies, flathead and swordfish, best bait being squid.

Tamboon Inlet: Furnell Landing and the river mouth for bream. Trolling in the lake system will produce tailor chasing lures. The surf for salmon with pilchard, poppers and try lures as well.

Bemm River: The surf is producing salmon, taking pilchard and poppers. In the Channel trolling with lures for tailor. Bream and sand whiting are about, best results using peeled prawn and worm.

Mallacoota: The surf for salmon, taking pilchard, poppers and lures. In the Bottom Lake for bream on yabbies. Trevally and luderick at the Main Wharf and Fisheries. The Top Lake, passed The narrows and around Lawson’s Point using lures for flathead.

Omeo High Country: Closed Season.

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