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Catch of the Day

At last! They have arrived…dolphin fish, mahi mahi or dorado.

February 28, 2016 All At Sea 0

After Friday and Saturday with cancellations due to a gale warning followed by massive seas, we had a very good day on Sunday 28th February.  15NM east of Cronulla at Fisheries FAD we found good size fish. In summary: 11 dollies at 65 to 85 centimeters plus a skipjack tuna. …

A marlin at Middle Ground! The first for the season.

January 11, 2016 All At Sea 0

It was an exciting day at sea last Saturday 9th January. At Middle Ground we found massive schools of mackerel on the surface, chased by predators below. And our big live mackerel work well with Adam hooking up a 70 kilo marlin. Unfortunately lost after a 15 minute battle. An …

14-year old Darcy is showing off…

November 29, 2015 All At Sea 0

… by bringing in the fish of the day! It was a quite nice day despite a little choppy sea. Here is the scorecard: snappers, sergeant baker, wrasse, silver trevally, sweep and striped sea pike.

Sport fishing Port Hacking….a great experience!

November 1, 2015 All At Sea 0

The weather forecast was good with light wind and sea around one meter. But reality was different with offshore washing machine sea conditions. So plan B: Our strategy to fish Port Hacking river paid off.  Marty had a huge run with a big fish and lost it. Ross caught the fis …

Hey, spring is here and the sea is warming up

September 17, 2015 All At Sea 0

After many weeks of cold water around 16 to 17 C we had a change last weekend with a strong two-knot current bringing in warmer water from the north. And with that came a school of skipjack tuna. We landed four, all about five to six kilo. A triple hookup brought smiles to th …

Clear blue sunny skies, calm seas and fish are biting!

June 9, 2015 All At Sea 0

It was a very nice Queen’s Birthday long weekend with mixed catch of fish and different every day. We also had great sightings of humpback whales, bottlenose dolphins and seals. Fish of the day is difficult to call but Ruby’s snapper is a strong candidate. It is also wort …

It was a dark and stormy night with rain bucketing down ☺

May 3, 2015 All At Sea 0

Actually not so bad after all but we were very close to postponing the day with offshore swell up to four meters, wind from the south to 20 knots and rain on the radar. But Joanne’s team was happy to go along and make it as good a day as possible for Gary ‘the birthday &h …

Beautiful sunrise, great day – until the southerly struck!

April 13, 2015 All At Sea 0

Look at the sunrise! Yes it was a very nice morning, a great team and good fishing.  As you can see in the picture we ended up with a box of mixed reef and pelagic fish. And Cassie’s 47-centimeter snapper. Other than Watson’s Leaping Bonito, coming down from Queensland, …