How did you go yesterday

 Headed out from two rocks to the bank. Was hard work early and had to fish alot of marks with not much happening. Shifted again a bit further north and the sounder lit up. Multiple dhuies pinkies baldies rat sambos and the biggest black bum I have seen. Took our bag of 2 dhuies 1 pinkie and 1 baldie and left them bitting. Great day out and back in at 28 knots on flat seas with a lovely bag. Nice slab of fresh dhuie for dinner last night. So how did everyone else go as the ramp was busy as. 


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Nothing big

Sat, 2018-02-03 11:52

 But got a great mixed bag. Got a 55cm Dhu plus about 4 u/size a very nice B Bum, a Nannygai and a Pinky. Picked up a small Tuna on the way home. Perfect day though, could of gone deep dropping yesterday.

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was a great day,

Sat, 2018-02-03 11:56

was a great day, unfortunately wife got seasick and insisted we head back...luckily bagged a nice southern Bluefin on the way back (was gonna troll, but lure must have landed on his head ...didn't have time to start the engine before he took off).. and 2 big crays weighing about 1.6kg each....sashimi and cray for dinner.....worth the nagging! ;)
was really hoping to have a crack for some dhufish tho!

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 Christened the new PE3 Type

Sat, 2018-02-03 13:11

 

Christened the new PE3 Type J in style with a dhu and those two sambos

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 Fished 2 rocks also first

Sat, 2018-02-03 13:30

 Fished 2 rocks also first drop 745 done by 930. Ramp wasn't busy at 10 when we got back :-) 

as you said tho sounder looked quiet also but they were there! 

 

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 3 Baldies and Black arse and

Sat, 2018-02-03 16:56

 3 Baldies and Black arse and a novelty 450mm Spangled Emp (released) 

Today 2 Bangers and 2 XOS Baldies, Mate on other boat got a pearler 15kg Dhu

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 Reasonable day, one short of

Sun, 2018-02-04 11:27

 Reasonable day, one short of quoter

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Some quality fillets there

Sun, 2018-02-04 11:29

 Those Whiskeries go mental in the boat eh

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 Yer, not wrong. Thought it

Sun, 2018-02-04 14:23

 Yer, not wrong. Thought it was a crocodile with all the death rolls... Got into the sea anchor and was quite a tangle until I got the iki into it...

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 I did alot of miles 70 from

Sun, 2018-02-04 15:22

 I did alot of miles 70 from hillarys 

Over 11 hours 3 hours trolling for nil 

We got a small bronzie and a baldie struggeling atm to find them fish

Cant attach pics here dont know how

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 Mrs got a nice red snapper

Sun, 2018-02-04 16:07

 Mrs got a nice red snapper and a pinkie that went 66cm. Myself a big black arse and a nice whiskery (on soft plastic). Released couple of pinkies, sambos, sweep and a matched set of dhuies....3 that each went 48cm. Just a nice day out. Down side was a new rod that the gimbel came unglued on, made things a bit awkward at times.

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Good day solo

Sun, 2018-02-04 22:46

 i went for a solo cruise sat and tried to sound some new ground. Went 10 mile and happy days. Good dhu/good baldie

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 Found some new ground,

Mon, 2018-02-05 08:54

 Found some new ground, couple dhus first drift. 

 

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 Interesting screen shot

Mon, 2018-02-05 21:40

 Interesting screen shot Steve. I haven't really played much with bottom lock yet. Those images look very similar to to the Raymarine RV transducers. Looks like the GT51 has a pretty wide cone..

The Garmin gear looks very good... although there is a problem with your screen, the pixals are broken top centre :)

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I drove over this at 30kts

Mon, 2018-02-05 21:55

I drove over this at 30kts and had a small show. Marked it on the touchscreen, spun around and drove back over slowly. First drop placcy got nailed. Few more down there I reckon 

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Effort

Mon, 2018-02-05 10:15

 Some great results there. Although it doest always come together i guess we should be grateful that we can still catch such great quality fish so close to a capital city.  Happy dayz.