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Gippsland Victoria Australia Accommodation and Information

               East Gippsland Fishing Report

                 15th April 2021

Lakes Entrance

Try the footbridge for snapper, with prawn as the preferred bait. Whiting have been caught near the Golf Links Bridge on pipis and mussels. Head to the surf beaches for salmon, which are taking metal lures. Offshore has been windy but still producing pinkies out front, and flathead and gummies closer to the beach.

Lake Tyers

Some tailor are smashing metal lures. Try the islands and up towards Reedy Arm and Happy Valley. Blackfellows Arm is also worth a look. Toorloo Arm has bream on peeled prawn and soft plastics.

 Mitchell River

Try the Grassy Banks and down to the river mouth for bream, with best results on cut crab, prawn and soft plastics. Perch are biting at the highway bridge on vibes and soft plastics.

Tambo River

Bream are on the move, the best spots are the Power Lines and heading up to the Cliffs, with the preferred bait being prawn. The river mouth is also worth a try, using cut crab.

The railway bridge is best for flathead on soft plastics, and bream can be found around the Car Bodies on prawn or soft plastics.


Whiting are biting around Shaving Point and Nungurner Jetty, taking pipis, worm and mussels


Try the Strait, town jetties and Eagle Point Bay for bream, which are also active around Duck Arm, Newlands Arm and the mouth of the river.

Hollands Landing

Whiting are still around taking pipis, worm and small pieces of squid leg. The weather has been very windy but some fish are still about, Try The Strait, Spoon Bay and Red Bluff.


The wind has been a factor and is not pleasant. The surf has salmon and tailor on pilchard and poppers. Some bream and luderick are to be had using prawn and soft plastics. Offshore is producing good fish but may be a bit windy.

Bemm River

The Entrance is still closed, but bream are in the lake taking vibes and local prawn. Head to the surf for salmon, with pilchards, blue bait and poppers for best results.

Tamboon Inlet

Try Furnell Landing for bream, flathead and perch taking lures, plastics and prawn. Luderick and bream are biting at Aeroplane Rocks, on worm and prawn.


Bream and flathead are active in the Top and Bottom Lakes, best results are on prawn, blue bait and soft plastics. The surf beaches for salmon and tailor, taking pilchards and poppers.

Omeo High Country

The Mitta Mitta and the Victoria are best for trout on lures and hoppers.

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