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Port Hacking

Another day in the office…

November 3, 2017 All At Sea 0

…and it was a good one with a very nice crew with Yong Pan’s COSCO team and Jenna the team leader.  We landed a nice catch, not big in numbers but mixed reef fish and pelagics like bonito and kingfish.  The most exciting hookup was a mako shark on our floating blue …

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. …

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.

Winter fishing in Sydney is great, just think about today…

August 1, 2015 All At Sea 0

Nice day with a sunny sky, light wind and slight seas. And with about 20C it was like a summer day in UK or Scandinavia. Libby and Bob’s team enjoyed the day with a good catch of mixed reef fish, i.e. Red Rock Cod, Wrasses, Trevally, Sea sweep, Mackerel and Bob’s Flounder …

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, …

The mah mahi season is still running…

March 20, 2015 All At Sea 0

…and with a good catch on Friday 20th March. With a forecast of a southerly change coming in around mid-day we started the early at 5:30 and headed straight out to the Port Hacking FAD. But due to the weather forecast we had to come back a little early, hooking up a skipjac …