East Gippsland Fishing Report



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Fishing Report 25th May, 2017




Lakes Entrance

Ferryman’s and Myer Street Jetties for Trevally biting on white bait. Up past the footbridge towards the golf club for King Fish. North Arm for Garfish on worm. Bunga Beach for Salmon. Offshore at Six Mile Reef for “Pinkies” on squid and pilchard. Blue Fin and Big Eye Tuna are out wide with squid as preferred bait.


Lake Tyers

Up passed the island and heading up the Nowa Nowa Arm for Bream taking prawn. Also try Long Point and Crystal Bay for Bream. Some Flathead are about taking prawn. For the brave, good size Bream are being caught at night around 7pm – 11pm on prawn.


Mitchell River

Eastwood and back waters for Tailor from “the cut” up passed grassy banks to Shadoof Lodge for Bream on spider crab and small pieces of prawn.


Tambo River

The Cliffs are producing Tailor and Flathead, taking prawn. Bream are a bit quiet at the moment.



Both the Highway and Railway bridges are best spots for Bream taking prawn as preferred bait.



Best spot for fishing at the moment is at the Nungurner jetty area for Perch taking vibes and lures.



Bream are in the northern end of The Strait, best bait being worm. Plenty of Mullet about also taking worm as preferred bait. Tailor are also about, trolling with lures for best results.


Holland’s Landing

The best spots for Bream and Mullet are “the wood pile”, The Straits and Tom’s Creek. For best results use worm, prawn, cut pilchards and white bait.



Plenty of Mullet about in the Snowy River taking worm. Bream are a bit quiet at the moment. Surf for Salmon and Tailor. Offshore is fishing well for King Fish, “Pinkies” and Flathead on squid and pilchards.


Bemm River

Entrance is now open. Bream are out and about in deep water taking wasabi wriggler lures. The surf is also worth a look with pilchard and popper for Salmon.


Tamboon Inlet

The football ground for Trevally and “Pinkies” on white bait. River mouth for Bream on worm and prawn. Surf for Salmon on pilchard and popper.



Davies Creek for Salmon on spinners and pilchard. Top and Bottom Lake for Bream with bass yabbies as preferred bait. Trevally at Fisheries wharf on cut pilchard. Luderick at the main wharf on weed on incoming tide.



Omeo High Country

Fishing has been a bit patchy but try Anglers Rest, the Livingstone, Mitta Mitta and other rivers and streams with spinners and wobblers for best results.