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General Statistics

 

Fresh

Salt

Total

Trips: 293 143 436
Fish: 799 563 1362
Fish/Trip: 2.7 3.9 3.1
Most Fish Caught At: Inanda Dam (124) Cape Vidal (400) Cape Vidal (400)
Largest Fish: 3.1kg Rainbow Trout, Sani Valley Lodge (Lifton Lake) 2kg Giant Kingfish, Umngazi River Bungalows 3.1kg Rainbow Trout, Sani Valley Lodge (Lifton Lake)

Date

Location

Angler

Fish

8/11/2020Lane Cove RiverWazzyP2 Australian Bass,
10/10/2020Tunk's Park Boat RampWazzyPNothing caught
4/10/2020Budgewoi Lake (and Creek)WazzyPNothing caught
6/7/2020Lake MacquarieWazzyP1 Tailor,
5/7/2020Blacksmiths BeachWazzyPNothing caught

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Date

Location

Angler

Fish

Comment

8/11/2020Lane Cove RiverWazzyP
  • Australian Bass (0.8kg)
  • Australian Bass (0.8kg)
Fished the Lane Cover river from 10am - 2pm. The water was very dirty, however I'm not sure how normal this is, since this was my first time fishing the venue. Since there had been significant rainfall in the preceding days, I'm assuming it was dirtier than normal. Fishing was slow at first, but I got into some nice fish mid afternoon. It's worth noting that I stuck to surface flies, just because I love it (and slightly due to the poor visibility in the water).
10/10/2020Tunk's Park Boat RampWazzyP
    Launched from the Tunks Park boat ramp at 7am. Fly fished the Tunks Park area, as well as under Spit Bridge, Clontarf, and Chinamans Beach. Not even a bump on fly. Got a few tailor trolling a Daiwa Double Clutch behind the kayak between spots.
    4/10/2020Budgewoi Lake (and Creek)WazzyP
      Fished Budgewoi Creek and Lake. Got a single bump pulling a Crazy Charlie from the shallows into deeper water, otherwise it was quiet. Did see some surface action but couldn't entice anything to the fly. Also tried flicking some soft plastics with no luck.
      6/7/2020Lake MacquarieWazzyP
      • Tailor (0.4kg)
      Another tough session on the Lake in my Hobie Outback. Just the single tailor on fly. Got a few tailor, as well as a barracuda on lure.
      5/7/2020Blacksmiths BeachWazzyP
        After picking up a good Aussie salmon on lure I tried my luck on fly in rather trying conditions (a big shore-break and onshore wind), but got nothing.
        4/7/2020Lake MacquarieWazzyP
          I originally fished the shallows for bream and flathead, but had no luck. I then moved into the deeper water in the later afternoon, hoping for some pelagics. Sadly I only got the one tailor on lure (Daiwa Double Clutch). There was a strong south westerly blowing.
          28/3/2020Hen and Chicken BayWazzyP
          • Dusky Flathead (0.6kg)
          Water was still dirty. Dropped a few fish on the pulling tide. Finally landed this flathead at peak low after lengthening my short tippet.
          21/3/2020Hen and Chicken BayWazzyP
          • Yellowfin Bream (1kg)
          Water was very muddy but I managed to land my first bream. Sadly I lost 2 other fish while fiddling with my GoPro. Despite the dirty conditions, there were a lot of fish about, and I got a lot of small bumps.
          29/2/2020Manly DamWazzyP
          • Australian Bass (0.1kg)
          • Australian Bass (0.1kg)
          Water was much higher, and very dirty, due to heavy storms in the proceeding weeks. Fishing was tough. Missed a few takes on the surface from small fish, which added some excitement to the trip.
          22/2/2020Tunk's Park Boat RampWazzyP
            Water was incredibly dirty from the recent floods, with a lot of debris such as trees and branches. Fished the shallows on fly, and had one small bump, otherwise nothing. Tried a lure in the deeper water and got a few follows by small kingfish, but nothing hooked up.