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Month / October 2010

Larva Lure - Change it, lock it, catch it

Once again I don’t have phone service and so I will be sure to update if any messages come in this morning.  Yesterday was another quieter day on the reef as most of the fleet moved to the south.  I did get some awesome footage from the boys on Tradition, with deckie Carl taking a […]

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Pakula Lures

Many boats headed to Cooktown for changeover after the tournament ended, while others such as ourselves changed over at the rock and headed straight out in search of the fish once again.  Unfortunately, the slow fishing that plagued the last couple of days of the tournament has continued.  Unless of course you were fishing at […]

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I just heard from the boys on Askari who are having internet problems-so a little belated report. But what a great report to get. Kim tells me so far they have had nine bites over five days. On Thursday they caught two, the first an 850lb black marlin for angler Warren, and the second a […]

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Fishing on the final day of the tournament was a bit of a let down for boats competing with only two fish tagged for the day, both on southern reefs and nothing at all up the top.  Iona 2 tagged a 300lb-er for Noel at Linden Bank and Hard To Swallow tagged a 400lb-er for […]

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After the overnight squall conditions it was a more subdued fleet at start fishing – and slightly smaller with a few withdrawals for the day due to the weather conditions. We were first through the opening at the bottom of Number 10 and it was a fair bit lumpy, let me tell you! And a […]

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