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by meppstas
Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: Large KG Whiting, now a common catch in Tasmania.
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Large KG Whiting, now a common catch in Tasmania.

Over the past couple of years with the sea temperature rising around Tasmania by 1.5 degrees we have had a larger influx of King George whiting being caught across the North of the state and part way down the East coast of Tassie. There wasn't a bag or size limit on them at first but seeing as they'...
by meppstas
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: The Rest of the World
Topic: Fiji report
Replies: 23
Views: 1014

Re: Fiji report

Brilliant report & great photos to go with it too.. I've been to Fiji twice and like you fished as often as possible.. Gave plenty of fish to the locals who lived in a small village next to the resort where we stayed... Certainly a lovely place to go for a holiday & the Fijians are beautiful...
by meppstas
Sat Jan 12, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: General Fresh Water Fishing
Topic: Gaffs in fresh water Pffft
Replies: 35
Views: 1402

Re: Gaffs in fresh water Pffft

Oh my bad.They may fish in salt water im so sorry.Pffft.Clown .If they stupid enough to carry gaffs in fresh they be stupid enough to fish the bay in 10-12 foot punts. Some of you fellas must catch monstrous carp Pffft This is not really going how you thought it would is it?!!!!!! :rofl: :rofl: :ro...
by meppstas
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Gippsland Fishing Reports
Topic: Success but not the right kind.
Replies: 33
Views: 1369

Re: Success but not the right kind.

Couple of nice fish there Dougie even if they're not what you were chasing.. a fish is a fish, better than a "donut" any day mate.. :thumbsup:

Well done on the PB too.. :super:

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Tue Jan 08, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 2019 Rec Fishing Guide
Replies: 3
Views: 259

Re: 2019 Rec Fishing Guide

I reckon if you go online & contact them they'll let you know, they may be late getting the new one out..

https://vfa.vic.gov.au/recreational-fis ... hing-guide

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: Fishing Competitions
Topic: Pirtek Fishing Challenge 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 313

Pirtek Fishing Challenge 2019

It's on again.. March 17 is the set date for the 2019 Pirtek Fishing Challenge, I just received the email & have paid mt entry fee, all money raised is for a good cause & there's some great prizes to be won if you're lucky enough to catch a decent fish..here's the home site, just click on &q...
by meppstas
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Snapper Fishing
Topic: Nice little session
Replies: 10
Views: 555

Re: Nice little session

Nice catch there Marty, good to see you get out and wet a line too.. :thumbsup:

cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Fri Dec 28, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: More trout lost than caught...
Replies: 2
Views: 398

More trout lost than caught...

Spent a few hours chasing trout in the river, the trout were few & far between once again though I did hook & lose 8 browns from 12 hookups, best fish of the four caught & released went 520 grams. The 520 gram brown had a bite mark from a Cormorant half way along it's back. They were sti...
by meppstas
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: One trout caught & another gets its revenge..
Replies: 5
Views: 801

Re: One trout caught & another gets its revenge..

Thanks LX, touch wood you don't have a treble in the finger or hand for a long while either.. :)
cheers
Adrian
by meppstas
Thu Dec 20, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: One trout caught & another gets its revenge..
Replies: 5
Views: 801

Re: One trout caught & another gets its revenge..

Thanks Anth, yes I usually have to remove a treble hook from a finger several times throughout a trout season.. got pretty good at removing them now days.. :-D :-D It's okay with the blade spinners, but the hard body lures are the worst with have two sets of trebles on them, one day I yanked the tre...

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