The Fishing Report
The Reel Fishing Spot with Jye Sheridan (17/08/18)
The Dawesville Cut:
• Herring and whiting on the incoming tide and king george whiting on the slack parts of either tides.
• Best bait: super worms fished on either a sinking rig for the whiting or a burley cage rig for the herring with sand worms.
The Mandurah channel
• Herring, whiting and a few crabs
• Best baits: super worms and mullet for the crabs.
Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary:
• king george whiting, crabs particularly in the Harvey estuary around the cut entrance.
• Best methods to catch them: King george anchoring on broken ground and fishing super worms and for the crabs mullet in a drop net
• Tims Thicket to Preston: herring, pilch, whiting and occasional tailor inside the bay at Tims Thicket, tailor and chance of snapper and mulloway along white hills, Preston stretch where you can find a spot not weeded out.
Best baits for the smaller species is super worms and mullet or mulies for bigger species.
• Halls Head to Singleton: sheltered beaches are holding sand whiting and herring and theres also the chance of tailor or mulloway if you can find a nice gutter or hole without weed.
Best bait for the smaller species is super worms and mullet fillets or mulies for the larger species.
Black bream: Both rivers have fished much better with the serpentine starting to produce some nice fish for people putting the effort in and the canals around Mandurah and the Murray River are worth a fish to.
Boaties: Nice weather over the weekend again, good numbers of dhufish, break sea cod and some medium sized snapper in the 30 and 40 meter mark and bigger snapper in close for everyone to get into. Guys boating in the estuary can still find nice king george on the broken ground.
• Best bait: super worms for the king george and octopus and mullet for the dhuies and snapper
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