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by Ed
Sun Jul 08, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: General Boating Discussion
Topic: Mackay
Replies: 1
Views: 1249

Re: Mackay

Hi, You could try Flat Top Island just outside the harbour it is about 1.5km off the shore and also about 27km further out from the harbour there is St.Bees and Keswick Islands. First check that you know what the fishing limitations are regarding those locations there are also a couple of shoals aro...
by Ed
Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: General Boating Discussion
Topic: Fishing and lauching a boat from Lucinda in Qld.
Replies: 2
Views: 1485

Re: Fishing and lauching a boat from Lucinda in Qld.

Thanks Mick, I "Googled Earthed" it and it looks fine, as for the fishable zones I have a chart plotter and it shows where I can fish or not, plus I do have paper maps that shows the different zones as well. Just need more info on other good areas

Cheers

Ed
by Ed
Tue Feb 07, 2012 11:54 pm
Forum: General Boating Discussion
Topic: Fishing and lauching a boat from Lucinda in Qld.
Replies: 2
Views: 1485

Fishing and lauching a boat from Lucinda in Qld.

Just wandering if anyone has fished the reefs off Lucinda such as Bramble and Trunk reef and what are the launching facilities like at Lucinda. Toward the end of this year I am taking the missus up north for a 6 week round trip for a 25th wedding anniversay holiday towing our 8mt Scarab to check out...
by Ed
Sun Dec 23, 2007 1:19 am
Forum: Tinkering Board
Topic: buying fishing tackle off ebay
Replies: 16
Views: 7206

Local Tackle store vs overseas

Hi. As I said before, I have no problem buying from the Local tackle store if there is $30-50 difference in the local price to the over seas price, and I would prefer to get reels locally, however with regards to the Okuma 50W 2 speed that I bought from OS, there was about $500 difference, which is ...
by Ed
Wed Dec 12, 2007 11:31 pm
Forum: Tinkering Board
Topic: buying fishing tackle off ebay
Replies: 16
Views: 7206

buying fishing tackle off ebay

Hi Emarcos, I have been buying fishing stuff off E-bay for about 2 years now, and in general I haven't had much in the way of problems, only one reel which I think was a Tica Caiman 400 had a problem with a poor drag, so sent it back and got refund (except $30 for the postage). An example of a few t...