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Top tips for great season for fishing
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Top tips for great season for fishing

This is a great time of the year to be fishing locally - one of my favourites. There is a great mix of opportunities, so fingers crossed for some good weather windows. Here's my top tips for autumn

Fishing tips: What's biting in April 2024
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Fishing tips: What's biting in April 2024

April heralds the start of the change of seasons and it is a great time for mixed bags in the local area. Water temperature will start to drop, day length is becoming shorter, and the wind generally shifts more to the southwest in the mornings. Here's some fishing tips from our expert

Fishing tips for March
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Fishing tips for March

March is the start of a transition period between the summer and winter species and is a time of the year where local anglers can expect mixed bags. Here's some tips from our expert Daryl McPhee

Fishing tips: After the rain in Moreton Bay
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Fishing tips: After the rain in Moreton Bay

Rain and its impacts are the big influence on fishing success or failure this month. There is plenty of discoloured water and that can present both opportunities and challenges. Our expert reveals what is biting where and how to catch them

Fishing: What’s biting this summer
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Fishing: What’s biting this summer

The fishing is hotting up in northern Moreton Bay as we march into the Christmas period. Dr Dazza tells us what is biting and where

Dr Dazza: Soldier Crabs
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Dr Dazza: Soldier Crabs

Around the bayside, common comments from those who spend time on the intertidal flats are “where have all the soldier crabs gone?” or “good to see that the soldier crabs are back!” So, what is the actual story? Our expert reveals all

Could it have been a croc?
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Could it have been a croc?

Is it feasible that a crocodile can find its way into Moreton Bay? Our marine expert Dr Dazza answers the question

Where you can catch Pearl Perch
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Where you can catch Pearl Perch

Pearl perch is one of our most renowned table fish sought by offshore recreational anglers, commercial line fishers, and charter vessel operators. It is a very popular fish for high end restaurateurs. Here’s some tips for catching some yourself

Where to catch blue swimmer crabs
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Where to catch blue swimmer crabs

Crabs are always a welcome addition to the festive season menu and are locally abundant in Moreton Bay around the Christmas period

Dr Dazza |Mud Crabs
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Dr Dazza |Mud Crabs

The mud crab is a Queensland icon. Our fishing expert Dr Dazza reckons it should be Queensland’s state emblem. Here’s everything you need to know about mud crabs and how to catch them