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Catching live bait in winter

Fishing with live bait in winter

Fishing with live bait in winter can be a good alternative to lures. In winter or during a cold snap, the water temperature drops and it can be hard to raise a fish on lures. My favourite live bait for barra during winter are prawns. But fingermark/golden snapper readily take a green back herring or…

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Feeder creek into Princess charlotte Bay

Blue Salmon Blues – Princess Charlotte Bay Episode 5

Episode 5 of our Princess Charlotte Bay trip we aptly named the Blue Salmon Blues (click here to start the series from the beginning). Fishing the first part of our trip was curtailed due to the fin fish closure. Despite the magic weather offshore, we were limited to targeting Fingermark and other permitted species. As luck…

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