Lakes Entrance: Trevally and Tailor are to be found around the town jetties biting on pilchard and whitebait. Nungurner for Whiting on peeled prawn. Surf for Salmon taking blue bait and lures. Offshore at Six and Eight Mile Reef for Leather Jacket, Morwong and “Pinkies”. A Swordfish was caught out wide at 235kg. Best bait squid and pilchard.
Lake Tyers: Long Point and Burnt Bridge for Bream taking prawn and worm. Also try from caravan park to Devil’s Hole. Surf for Salmon biting on pilchard and poppers.
Mitchell River: Mullet and Garfish are in the river system up to the highway bridge. Good Bream around 3lb mark are at grassy banks up to Shadoof Lodge. Best results using scrub grub, prawn, sand worm and spider crab.
Tambo River: From the power lines, the highway bridge and up to the cliffs for Bream with best results using prawn and worm.
Nicholson: Strait Six to the highway bridge for Bream biting on worm.
Metung: Both Bell Point and Nungurner jetty are good spots for Bream and Whiting using prawn and worm for best results.
Paynesville: Eagle Point and Eagle Point Bay for Mullet taking worm and mussels. Bream are in McMillan Strait under the jetties biting on worm and mussel. Surf for Salmon on lures and blue bait.
Hollands Landing: Straits, Seacombe Landing, woodpile and Hollands Landing for Bream. Tom’s Creek and Blonde Bay is also worth a look. Best baits being worm, shell and peeled prawn.
Marlo: Fishing around Marlo is improving with Luderick around rock groynes along with Mullet and Bream taking worm, prawn and plastics. Salmon and Tailor are also in the lake system chasing metal lures. Surf for Salmon. Offshore is also fishing well with a mixed bag.
Tamboon Inlet: Bream are in lake, river and at Furnell Landing. Best baits are cut crab and prawn. The lake level is rising.
Bemm River: Yellow Fin Whiting and Bream are in the channel taking blades. The river is producing Bream with plastics and peeled prawn.
Mallacoota: Surf for Salmon. In the lake also for Salmon and Tailor smashing lures. Luderick at Fisheries jetty on weed. Trevally at main wharf on pilchard and chicken. Some Bream and Flathead taking prawn and yabbies.
Omeo High Country: CLOSED FOR SEASON.
Fishing report brought to you courtesy of the Lakes Entrance Visitor Information Centre.