mandurah crabs

 i was out at 530 am at my secret  crab spot in mandurah this morning  , i couldnt believe it , 1 pull of 10 nets and we had our limit , the second pull to get the drop nets out of the water produced anouther 17 that went back as we had our limit , beautifull big clean male  crabs that  are full, the jennys  are starting to berrie which is a good sign for next season will 

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 hardly worth putting the

Tue, 2018-03-13 18:56

 hardly worth putting the boat in the water for that amount of time lol . well done .

i got 4 good ones a week ago when i put my net out and were all solid as. one even had a second shell developing within the shell. 


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 Nice work. I was thinking

Tue, 2018-03-13 19:22

 Nice work. I was thinking about heading down with the kids for the first time ever with a few nets. Not keen on the weather though.

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I took mine out in 16kn SW

Tue, 2018-03-13 20:04

I took mine out in 16kn SW winds a few weeks ago and it was surprisingly doable and I was driving around at 30knots. Just make sure you have a hook ready for when you miss a pot


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 Weather looking less

Wed, 2018-03-14 19:14

 Weather looking less favourable on Saturday but we'll see. I guess we could drop pots in pretected water as a token effort. Rain will be a game changer with a 1 and 4 year old in a centre console.

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To quick

Tue, 2018-03-13 20:53

For photo ?

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have some picys

Thu, 2018-03-15 19:37

 trying to get them on the site i have a new laptop that i am struggling to come to grips with


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hey axey

Thu, 2018-03-15 19:39

 are you good for a mid week fish next week got a new boat