First Spanish Mackeral

Managed my First Spanish mackeral after having a shocking record landing them previously. Caught it landbased Metro spinning on a halco max. Safe to say im absolutely stoked went 15.56 kg on the scales

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Well done

Fri, 2017-02-17 08:49

A metro landbased , spinning mack is a top effort mate , something very few achieve , with the , all over the place, weather lately its good to see some around.

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What he said. Awesome effort

Fri, 2017-02-17 22:33

What he said. Awesome effort mate.

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Solid

Fri, 2017-02-17 08:50

Absolutely solid effort mate... you wont forget that in a hurry. Congrats!

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Top effort and a great

Fri, 2017-02-17 08:51

Top effort and a great looking fish!!

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Jealous

Fri, 2017-02-17 08:57

thats an epic catch anywhere mate but spinning metro that's as good as it gets!!! 

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Great Fish

Fri, 2017-02-17 08:58

Great Catch, looks like early morning?

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 Nah mate sunset around

Fri, 2017-02-17 11:38

 Nah mate sunset around 6

tried again this morning with no luck

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 Awesome fishIf you dont mind

Fri, 2017-02-17 09:12

 Awesome fish

If you dont mind me asking, where did you get it

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Somehow...

Fri, 2017-02-17 10:24

 ...I don't think he's going to volunteer that information!

Great catch, mate...did you see any indication of birds/activity or were you simply casting blind?

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 Sorry mate at this stage

Fri, 2017-02-17 11:46

 Sorry mate at this stage Auslobster is right, as much as im willing to give it away for the sake of it encouraging people to get out there,

my fishing mate is desperate for me to keep it quiet until the water cools down.

But from what i've heard there are a fair few being caught just got to go down to a platform and start spinning, we had a balloon out too but no interest.

 

To be honest Auslobster there was no activity at all just blind casting into really dirty water. 

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Top effort landbased

Fri, 2017-02-17 13:02

 Especially metro. How many thousand casts have you put in for that?  And when you finally get it , you realise that how many casts went before, just don't matter.

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Fri, 2017-02-17 13:31

 The red head strikes again, good fish off the stones too.

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 Ripper and spinning 

Fri, 2017-02-17 13:32

 Ripper and spinning 

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 Thats awesome mate,

Fri, 2017-02-17 14:04

 Thats awesome mate, congrats.

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Quality

Fri, 2017-02-17 16:32

Top work Jeddy!

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 Brilliant, awesome catch!

Fri, 2017-02-17 16:32

 Brilliant, awesome catch!

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wow

Fri, 2017-02-17 16:51

 wow

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just do it.

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free jumping

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:02

 I witnessed them free jumping where you are fishing last year.Amazing catch though

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Congratulations on a top catch

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:06

Congratulations on a great catch, that's the first one I've heard of being caught from the stones.

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 Wicked 

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:12

 Wicked 

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Reward for effort.

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:40

 well done

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on ye m8 effort pays offand

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:48

on ye m8

effort pays off

and if u are where i think u might be -pinkies late during /early after a storm is the go

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 Absolutely awesome

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:48

 Absolutely awesome mate....well done indeed 

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Cracker

Fri, 2017-02-17 18:41

 Well done from the stones!

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 Potm? Well done mate

Fri, 2017-02-17 19:22

 Potm? Well done mate

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Yep

Fri, 2017-02-17 19:38

As above. Great catch. Won't forget that one in a while   

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 Good effort mate 

Fri, 2017-02-17 23:10

 Good effort mate 

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 Awesome fish off the Stones

Fri, 2017-02-17 23:16

 Awesome fish off the Stones

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Reward

Fri, 2017-02-17 23:21

Great reward for your effort mate, good stuff

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 For all the fish you catch

Sat, 2017-02-18 07:18

 For all the fish you catch in your life there will only be a few that get etched in your mind for ever, right there son i'd say you've just landed a keeper for life....

 

Good on you mate and having the great attitude you have adds to it....

 

Dont worry about ever telling people your spot regardless of the water temp, there are too many people out there looking for the quick fix, make them earn it and let them make their own discoveries and besides you want a bit of casting room without having to worry about clowns crowding you out!!

 

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Top effort!

Sat, 2017-02-18 08:07

I haven't even got one metro, let alone land based

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Brilliant fish

Sat, 2017-02-18 08:39

 Great photo also. Well done

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Awesome effort mate

Wed, 2017-02-22 11:30

 

Thats a stonker caught anywhere, let alone shore based!

Fantastic result from what I am sure was heaps of effort.

Woo Hoo!!!!!!!!!

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Holeeee crap!

Wed, 2017-02-22 15:05

 Put on the woolies decky! We heading out in the morning!!

Catches like that are like burley in the water for fishos !! Great for stirring up interest!

Well done!