Lakes Entrance: Bay Trout (or juvenile Salmon) are taking blue bait at Kalimna jetty on incoming tide. Footbridge for Trevally biting on pilchard and blue bait. Ferryman’s jetty for Mullet. Offshore at Six Mile Reef for “Pinkies” and “Gummies” closer to the beach. Try surf for Salmon and “Gummies” on squid and pilchard.
Lake Tyers: Main lake for good Tailor using hard body lures. Burnt Bridge, the islands ad up to the Devil’s Hole for Bream and Flathead. Best results on soft plastics and lures.
Mitchell River: Best spot for Bream is at the Wy Yung bridge and Picnic Point. Best bait being prawn and worm.
Tambo River: From Punthouse Point and up to the cliffs are the best spots for Bream and Flathead using prawn, yabbies and worm. Give soft plastics a try.
Nicholson: Bream are to be found from pear tree and down to the river mouth. Best bait being prawn and sand worm.
Metung: Bream are to be found around the boardwalk and town jetties. Best results using spider crab and fresh prawn.
Paynesville: Surf beach at Ocean Grange for “Gummies” and Salmon using pilchard and squid. Bream maybe found around Eagle Bay area, bait of choice being worm, prawn and soft plastics.
Hollands Landing: Some Flathead and the ‘odd’ Bream are being taken on blood worm. Surf for Salmon biting on pilchard and popper, and “Gummy” Shark on incoming tide taking blue bait and squid.
Marlo: Offshore for “Pinkies” and Flathead. Surf beach for Salmon on pilchard and popper. Try for “Gummies” on squid and pilchard. The rivers are best for Perch and Bream taking worm.
Bemm River: Bream in river, lake and channel taking local prawn and worm. Tailor in river and channel striking diving lures. Surf for Salmon on blue bait, popper and metal lures.
Tamboon Inlet: Bream are still about the river mouth taking worm and prawn. Peter’s Rock for Trevally and Snapper biting on blue bait and pilchard. Surf for Salmon.
Mallacoota: Slipways for Luderick taking weed. Top Lake is best for Bream and Flathead using prawn and yabbies. The two rivers are best spots for Bream, Flathead and Tailor on yabbies and prawn.
Omeo High Country: The Mitta Mitta is the best spot for Trout with earth worm and lures giving the best results.
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