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Category / Tournaments

Larva Lure - Change it, lock it, catch it

Weipa Sails Weipa has started to fire in the leadup to their tournament next weekend. Weipa Billfish Club boat Wine Down with Skipper Darryl French and Tony Witcopp went out Friday and went 5-4-4 on sails getting two double hookups off two pods they raised. Wine Down repeated the success again on Saturday with the Striper […]

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Pakula Lures

I put a call out for Broome reports – and I have had an update come in! It seems that the fishing in Broome, like the rest of the West, is predictably quite hot at the moment as well. Steve Palumbo, who was recently in NQ fishing the Mike Carney Toyota Billfish Challenge in Townsville […]

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I don’t have the full list of winners (so this is coming from my own notes from the competition) but big congratulations to all the winners and grinners at the Townsville Mike Carney Billfish Challenge that wound up yesterday.  In the Over 8m Category on a quieter day fishing again (only 8 tags for the […]

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Townsville Billfish Challenge Day 1 of the Mike Carney Toyota Billfish Challenge was fished yesterday in some of the best weather conditions for the tournament that we have seen in years.  22 boats are competing this year (13 in the big boat category and 9 in the small boat/best three day category).  Although the fishing […]

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After an impressive 91 tags reported on Day 1 of this years Cairns Bluewater GFC Billfish Tournament hosted out of Fitzroy Island, all eyes went north! And although the following two days of fishing could not match the first day’s results, it was still a very impressive showing with a total of 178 tags (168 […]

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