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January 2012

Nice work Peter – an excellent morwong for dinner!

January 11, 2012 All At Sea 2

The Blue Morwong is a reef dweller and is a very wary fish. It will inspect a bait thoroughly before striking. This is why the hooks have to be completely covered with bait, but ensure that the point is not snagged with a hard piece of flesh.This fish has a small hard mouth a …

Fishing trip Sunday 8 January

January 9, 2012 All At Sea 0

We were fishing offshore, out to the Peak and the Botany Bay FAD. A little difficult conditions and fishing better on the reefs near Kurnell. We ended up with box of mixed reef fish and a very good size salmon. Best sish was a 45 cm snapper, caught by Ross.

Good fishing today!

January 4, 2012 All At Sea 0

It was a very nice day today with relativly calm seas and sunny conditions. Peter and Nigel from UK made a difference with good natured jokes about poms, etc. The catch rate was average with a mix of 30+ reef fish.

Mario caught a Sargeant Baker!

January 3, 2012 All At Sea 0

The Sergeant Baker is a reasonably common species in south eastern Australian waters and can be seen on inshore and deep coastal reefs as well as inshore estuarine systems. The Sergeant Baker grows to a maximum size of approximately 60 cm. They are a benthic species that are …

New Years Eve Sydney Harbour 2011/2012

January 1, 2012 All At Sea 5

We were very lucky with the sea condition coming from Port Hacking. Also the conditions on the night, we had a light NE sea breeze and clear sky. Could even see the moon coming up. We had Lilian’s team, ie Zenita, Steph, Rosita and Mark and guests from Sweden. Thank you …