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Fishing Report


Weekly Fishing Report May 26

Lakes Entrance Fishing Report

Lakes Entrance: Town jetties are producing Mullet and Trevally, bait of choice being worm. Garfish are biting around Wyanga Park Winery jetty, taking sandworm and light weighted floats. Plenty of crabs at Bullock Island. Six mile reef for Pinkies, Nanagi and Rubber Lipped Murwong, biting on pilchard and squid.

Lake Tyers: Mill Point has juvenile Bream which are biting on prawn. From Cameron’s Arm and heading up to Nowa Nowa still have nice Bream but you will need to work for them. Prawn is the best bait. Air pressure reading is falling slowly.

Mitchell River: From the butter factory and down to Eagle Point are best spots for Bream. Bait of choice being prawn and spider crab.

Tambo River: Best spots for Bream are from Rough Road and up to the power lines. Bait of choice being shrimp, worm and prawn. The river mouth at night has been producing 38-40cm Bream, but rug up well.

Nicholson: From the highway bridge and up to tyres for Bream, with best results using crab and prawn.

Metung: The boardwalk and Shaving Point for Bream, Flathead, Tailor and Trevally are about, but you will need for work for them. Best results on prawn, worm and small pieces of blue bait.

Paynesville: Mullet are cruising about in the Straits. Best results using worm. Salmon at Ocean Grange taking pilchard and poppers.

Hollands Landing: Weather and wind have made fishing a bit rough but the Perry River has got Bream and Mullet. Best bait is prawn and worm.

Marlo: Weather has being a bit rough but for those that went out got some good fish. Surf for Salmon on Pilchard and poppers. Bream and Mullet biting on prawn, in the sheltered areas for best results.

Tamboon Inlet: Fishing is a bit quiet but try the opposite bank from the boat ramp at Fisherman’s Landing. Pelican Point is also a spot to try for Bream on local prawn.

Bemm River: Trevally and Tailor are in the channel hitting metal lures and soft plastics. Try the lake for Bream on local prawn. The entrance is still closed.

Mallacoota: Surf has Salmon biting on pilchard or blue bait. The Salmon and Tailor are at the entrance of the lakes. Slipway for Luderick on weed. Whiting are taking yabbies on incoming tide at the new boat ramp. Flathead are in the narrows taking live poddy mullet, soft plastics and lures.

Omeo High Country: The Mitta Mitta and the Gibbo Rivers are best for Trout which are taking worm for best results.

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