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Category / Fishing Reports

Larva Lure - Change it, lock it, catch it

Not too many reports from yesterday when the bite may have shut down a bit, but those I heard of were big fish! Capt. Kim Andersen on Duyfken has done the big trip up to Number 10 and was yesterday heading south again.  But the miles paid off for guests Jake and Darren Wright with […]

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Pakula Lures

Participating captains, crews and anglers – these are your horses for tomorrow’s race from the Sharkman: Amokura Opinion Askari Lucia Valentina Althaldo Cavalryman Black Label Mutual Regard Bobs Baby Gate Wood Bounty Hunter Red Cadeaux Calypso Fawkner Duyfken My Ambivalent Dreamin’ On Araldo Dreamin’ On Baby Admire Rakti Emerald Lady Junoob Five Star Brambles KEKOA […]

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After a quieter day at the top the day before (outside those who were lucky to be catching them and catching them big – see yesterday’s report), the fleet spread a little wider yesterday. I have reports of fish caught all the way along as some boats also head south and towards Cairns again. After […]

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More big fish at the top of the Ribbons yesterday and some exceptional fish at that. Capt. Chris “Sharky” Miles on Levante tells me that he’s catching plenty and some very nice ones among them including this fish that weighed 1124lbs.  Bevan (and Jason) on deck said that it was the 2 o’clock bite for […]

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