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Fishing Report


Weekly Fishing Report Aug 18

Lakes Entrance Fishing Report

Lakes Entrance: The town jetties for Mullet, Trevally and Tailor with worm and pilchards. Surf beaches for Salmon with lures, pilchards and poppers. Nungurner jetty for Whiting on worm. Offshore is quite windy but if you are going six and eight mile Reef for Pinkies taking squid and pilchards.

Lake Tyers: The top of the Nowa Nowa Arm behind the café is the best spot for Bream. The afternoon seems to be the best time using worm at Cameron and Trident Arms. Black Snake Island worth a look. Surf for Salmon on Pilchard popper and lures.

Mitchell River: Back waters still producing Bream. Garfish at High Way Bridge from the cut to the barrier have good size Bream. Bait of choice being prawn, spider crab, worm and soft plastics.

Tambo River: Best spots for Bream is from the cliffs and down to the power lines. Best bait worm and prawn.

Nicholson: From the little cliffs and heading up to the poplars for Bream. Best bait being worm and prawn.

Metung: Nungurner Jetty and surrounding areas are producing King George Whiting and Silver Whiting on worm also try Boole Boole Peninsula.

Paynesville: The McMillan Strait is best for Bream and Mullet. Also try town Jetties. Best bait Prawn and Worm and the River Mouth running into Lake King.

Hollands Landing: Bull Bay, Toms Creek, Red Bluff and up to Pelican Bay for Bream and Mullet. Best baits worm, prawn and mussles.

Marlo: Luderick, Bream and Mullet are in the river and lake systems. Taking worm, bass and yabbies. Some Tailor chasing lures. Surf beach for Salmon on pilchards and poppers. Off shore has been a bit rough, but is producing pinkies and gummies.

Tamboon Inlet: The Entrance has opened up. Bream are around the entrance mouth and Peters Rock with best results using shrimp and worm. Try surf for Salmon on usual baits.

Bemm River: Surf for Salmon on pilchards and poppers. Grassy beds are producing whiting on vibe worm and pippies. Bream are in main lake. Bait of choice prawn and soft plastics. The river mouth is also worth a look. Try the channel for Tailor chasing lures.

Mallacoota: Surf for Salmon on usual baits. Bream are in the lake and the Wallagaraugh River. Trolling the lake and Harrison Channel for Salmon. Main wharf for Luderick on weed. Trevally on pilchards at fisheries jetty on incoming tide.

Omeo High Country: CLOSED FOR SEASON.

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