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    Mulloway migration info

    follow the fresh ???
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    Mulloway migration info

    Hi guys , Just wondering are the school size mulloway in the coorong purely going in from the mouth to feed, and then move on , or what ? what brings them into the coorong ? do they hang around in there ?Are mulloway breeding in there ? or are they purely tidal effected and thats what brings them in ? Same with the port ? why do they go in there? just to feed ? to breed ? , sorry im a novice when it comes to mully info . Interested to learn ! cheers !
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    Kayak sounder

    Hi guys , im thinking of getting a Lowrance hook 2 4x sounder (first sounder iv ever purchased), for my kayak , but am open to other suggestions . looking to spend maximum 800 bucks for complete sounder set up , and looking to get the best bang for my buck :) Id like it to be good quality viewing but no need for a million different settings , id like it to be easy to use . Suggestions welcome . As i say just getting an idea about whats on offer at mo . cheers
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    Question about Tuna oil

    Its a Head ache these rules.......why are they not crystal clear. Reading through all the fine print etc.
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    Question about Tuna oil

    DMCK , i just want to be sure what im buying as tuna oil doesnt contain blood. As the way the legislation reads for this state any form of animal blood (and a fish being an animal) is not legal within 3 nautical miles of the state mainland.
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    Question about Tuna oil

    Savage , from my understanding thats incorrect ... the actual SA legislation states any blood of an animal. And a fish , if researched on line is classed as an animal.
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    Question about Tuna oil

    Hi guys , i have a question regarding tuna oil. By law , it is illegal to berley with blood (amongst other things) from our saltwater shores. I see that alot of tuna oils available in tackle stores are very dark and thick , some are very pink/clear in colour also . My questions are, does anyone know the process of how the make tuna oil ? is there blood in tuna oil ? Is it legal to use tuna oil from the shore to berley ? cheers,
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    Low profile Baitcaster reels and braid .

    Reel im thinking of getting is the Abu Garcia Revo MGX (Left hand).
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    Low profile Baitcaster reels and braid .

    I Have 6ft baitcaster rod (medium action), low profile baitcaster reel i still have to purchase , 1/8-1/4 ounce jig heads .... want to use braid....want to be able to cast the jig heads as far as poss (i know spin would be better for distance but i want to use baitcaster) what lb and what type of braid would be best ?
  10. Hi all, Is there anyone on here that uses low profile baitcaster reels with braid in freshwater (NOT abu 5000/8000 etc ! ) and fishes 1/8-1/4 ounce jig heads ? need some advice !
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    Darwin, Barra fishing day tour recommendations . Kakadu

    wow 3 days for a donut.....spewing !
  12. Heading over to Darwin with Mrs in June, keen to do a Day Barra fishing tour...... thinking kakadu area ....any recommendations ? dont mind forking out if decent . cheers.
  13. The Bream Reaper, thank you for you help with all my posts. much appreciated ! wooly buggers in dark colours for carp ?
  14. Ok, so plan to target some big carp this summer from a relatively narrow fast flowing section of river. iv got 2 reels, one loaded with rio 6wf line (iv been using this for redfin) iv got 6lb leader on this also flurocarbon. and the other reel is a slightly larger reel loaded with rio wf8f/i with a clear tip to the fly line. then i have a 15lb flurocarbon leader off of this.Plan to use this for salmon. Rods , i have 2 , both 4 pce, one is a 6wt the other is an 8wt. The rods go with there matched weight line (see above) so my question is , for the big carp what set up would be better ? do i risk spooking the carp with heavier lines etc ?
  15. Hi fly fisho's ! anyone know where i can get one of those bucket type things for holding fly line when fly fishing the surf etc ? they clip around your waist....dont even know what they are called. But i definately need one. cheerd