First Marlin of the Season with Plenty Albacore and a few Yellow Fin

Saturday last was great weather for heading out to sea and it proved highly rewarding for many local and visiting fisher's with inshore and offshore waters both producing fish, we even had the first Marlin hook up of the season. Albacore were readily landed on the weekend across the board, the better specimens touching on 12kg, a couple of small Yellowfin too were landed and some customers from Canberra hooked a marlin at the Kink.

Deep dropping in 400-550m of water was successful with a number of Blue Eye Trevalla landed to 18kg, the fish were a little bigger than we'd seen in recent weeks. Inshore reefs continue to produce great numbers of Flathead both Sandy's and Tiger's, the Gummy Sharks were promising late last week (good numbers caught Thursday & Friday) but given the number of boats on these grounds over the weekend it seemed to be quieter.

A handful of Kingfish were caught, mainly on the surface by those casting smaller metal lures in an attempt to match the

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