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sweep

Eight year old Hayden caught a Port Jackson Shark

July 15, 2012 All At Sea 5

Eight year old Hayden caught a Port Jackson Shark Yes, it was almost as big as himself! Port Jackson Sharks grows to 1.65 m in length. More commonly, males grow to 75 cm and females between 80 cm and 95 cm, about the size Hayden caught. The Port Jackson Shark occurs in southe …

And another day at sea with rain, rain and more rain

June 10, 2012 All At Sea 0

We blame the bureau of methodology and the forecast of light early showers. But never mind, the team did really well with a couple of boxes of mixed fish. And Mark is still smiling about his catch of the day, a nice groper. The Eastern Blue Groper is a member of the Wrasse fa …

A Sunday fish bonanza

March 11, 2012 All At Sea 0

Hey, we had a very nice day today. Calm sea, blue and sunny sky and great fishing. Despite recent heavy rain and murky water, our catch rate was surprisingly good. And a nice mixed catch of bonito, tailor, mackerel, flathead, yellowtail, sweep and a 62 cm kingfish (undersize) …

Offshore Reef Fishing at Middle Ground and off Cronulla Beach

December 29, 2011 All At Sea 6

 The forecast was pretty good with 10 – 15 knots and 1.8 metre sea. But it was tough going with the boat rocking and rolling. If Sammy the Seal hadn’t been there it would have been a better catch rate. But the guys did well, with a mixed box of nannygai, red rock …