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by Ross Compe
Sat Apr 18, 2020 6:39 am
Forum: POSTCARDS FROM THE LEDGE
Topic: Coral Bay Western Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 4641

Re: Coral Bay Western Australia

Coral Bay has a population of only a few hundred permanent residents and is located within the Carnarvon Shire. 1132 kms NNW of Perth and 138kms south of Exmouth it continues to attract interest for tourists for its fabulous snorkling and stunning marine life. Sharks,Manta Rays and whales are common...
by Ross Compe
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:51 am
Forum: POSTCARDS FROM THE LEDGE
Topic: Coral Bay Western Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 4641

Re: Coral Bay Western Australia

More on on Coral Bay from Paul and father Martin Meaney :shock: :shock: Keen anglers and good fren... Hey Paul I remember that neat Range Rover I saw you on the beach with your lovely lady at Lancelin near the nursery. Funny thing I fished there with Bob Fisher years later and managed 5 nice Mullowa...
by Ross Compe
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: POSTCARDS FROM THE LEDGE
Topic: Fishing Cervantes - Jurien Bay North
Replies: 87
Views: 62494

Re: Fishing Cervantes - Jurien Bay North

Angling is always a secretive exercise for many and the getting of information often takes a little bit longer to filter through especially when great fish are involved. :roll: :roll: Fishing from the beach between Cervantes and Jurien Bay paid off again in August for Joe and one of his mates in the...
by Ross Compe
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:11 am
Forum: POSTCARDS FROM THE LEDGE
Topic: Coral Bay Western Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 4641

Re: Coral Bay Western Australia

Coral Bay is one of those locations that rose to popularity way back when a few adventurous anglers began to realise the potential of the boating fishing in particular. Pink Snapper around the reefs and coral atolls and sport fishing further offshore. Some famous names and publications really opened...
by Ross Compe
Tue Jan 07, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: FISHING IN TASMANIA
Topic: Fishing around Mersey River and Devonport
Replies: 0
Views: 5943

Fishing around Mersey River and Devonport

January 8 and the Devonport Cup will see a few fans enjoying a flutter no doubt and good luck to all anglers. :lol: :lol: Perhaps a better bet might might be to wet a line around some of the terrific spots in and around the Mersey River and Devonport. Good locations include Mussel Rock,Bluff Headlan...
by Ross Compe
Fri Jan 03, 2020 4:44 am
Forum: FISHING IN TASMANIA
Topic: Sealing in Tasmania a Brief History
Replies: 0
Views: 3886

Sealing in Tasmania a Brief History

A brief history of the past sealing in Tasmania is a fascinating view of fishing long since abandoned due to the rapid decline in numbers of the species and the new adopted status of these sea creatures and others such as whales. 8) 8) Tasmania these days is renowned for its high regard for conserva...
by Ross Compe
Tue Dec 31, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: FISHING IN TASMANIA
Topic: Fly Fishing the Tyenna River
Replies: 0
Views: 3796

Fly Fishing the Tyenna River

The Tyenna River is a tribuatry of the Derwent and only around 20 kms from Hobart. The angling is best during the summer months and fly is the prefered method in these parts. :arrow: :arrow:
Brown trout are most common and obviously welcome. :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by Ross Compe
Tue Dec 31, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: FISHING IN TASMANIA
Topic: Fishing Lake Burbury
Replies: 0
Views: 3742

Fishing Lake Burbury

Lake Burbury is located not far from Queenstown a mining town and hosts tremendous angling year round. 8) 8)
Trolling is one of the prefered methods and Rainbow Trout are plentiful year round.
Another great spot to fish in beautiful Tasmania. :!: :!:
by Ross Compe
Tue Dec 31, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: FISHING IN TASMANIA
Topic: Angling at Pirates Bay and Eagle Hawk Neck
Replies: 0
Views: 3707

Angling at Pirates Bay and Eagle Hawk Neck

Magnificent area with angling opportunities for both beach and safe jetty fishing for a range of species. :idea: :idea:
Most common species encountered are Australian Salmon,Flathead,Morwong,Octopus and Squid.
Well worth the effort if not for the angling but for the natural beauty of the region.
by Ross Compe
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: FISHING IN TASMANIA
Topic: Beach and Boat Angling North West West Tasmania
Replies: 0
Views: 3831

Beach and Boat Angling North West West Tasmania

Fantastic Information here for keen beach and boat anglers including maps for North West Tasmania :!: :!: Boat anglers can expect Australian Salmon,Gurnard,Snapper,Barracouta,King George Whiting,Blue Spotted Flathead,Sweep and Mako as well as Gummy Sharks. :shock: :shock: Beach anglers see the creel...

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