swan river flatty

swan river flatty

caught this today at matilda bay on a pink micro mullet. 52 centimetres and very chunky. estimated 1.5-2kilos. thought it was pretty likely it was a female so released it.

stoked Smile 

this is also my upgrade for the junior landbased comp Smile

sorry about image quality. it was taken on a phone


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i have got to improve my

Sun, 2008-11-09 20:04

i have got to improve my photo skills u just mite win it

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nice flatty

Sun, 2008-11-09 20:04

nice flatty

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Nice Flatty, good entry in

Sun, 2008-11-09 20:43

Nice Flatty, good entry in the comp

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Good fish mate. As Neander

Sun, 2008-11-09 20:59

Good fish mate.

As Neander said, Good start to the comp

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Did you think it was a

Mon, 2008-11-10 05:53

Did you think it was a female because you caught it on a pink lure lol CHEERS SHAG

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THat's a cracking flatty Papa

Mon, 2008-11-10 06:52

Definately the front runner for the junior comp.
(Colin 1 - Co-founding member of the prestigious Colin Club)

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yeah agree there colin, top

Mon, 2008-11-10 07:13

yeah agree there colin, top of the list for me in the comp, and a huge landbased flatty good on ya

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Great Swan River Flattie

Mon, 2008-11-10 13:13

Good fish. Great to see the flatfish moving into the river.

Good Tip: Always take your bloody camera fishing

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thanks for all the comments

Mon, 2008-11-10 18:25

thanks for all the comments guys.

 

cheers, Paul

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flattie

Mon, 2008-11-10 19:57

nice flatty mate never seen them get that big in the swan

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Lizard

Mon, 2008-11-10 20:39

Good bartail lizard for the swan. I like the stunned faces on the people in the background of the pic.

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top lizzard there verry good

Mon, 2008-11-10 20:44

top lizzard there

verry good size for the river

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Where did you catch it 

Mon, 2012-07-02 13:00

Where did you catch it

 

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