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What Bait to use?

Type of Bait Common Species it Will Catch
Prawns & Shrimps (marine) Bream, whiting, flathead, snapper, cod, morwong, yellowtail, flounder, goatfish, emperor, trevally, sweetlip, mangrove jack, marine perch, redfish, sweep, barramundi.
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Crabs Reef fish such as cod, drummer, snapper, bream, grouper, marine perch, parrot fish, wrasse.
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Saltwater Yabbies (Nippers) Bream, whiting, flathead, flounder, luderick, snapper, trevally.
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Shellfish (Pipies, mussels, abalone, clams, oysters) Whiting, dart, leatherjackets, bream, drummer, snapper, Australian salmon.
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Squid & Octopus Snapper, kingfish, morwong, goatfish, parrot fish, bream, coral trout, boarfish, sweetlip, marine perch, emperors, leather jackets.
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Marine Worms (beach, blood) Whiting, bream, flathead, luderick, flounder, mulloway, dart, trevally, Australian salmon.
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Cunjevoi Drummer, groper, sweep, bream, snapper, rock cod, parrot fish, wrasse.
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Live Fish (Yellowtail, slimey mackerel, mullet etc) Mulloway, kingfish, snapper, tuna, trevally, john dory, mackerel, barramundi, wahoo, cobia, mahi mahi, cobia, cods, sharks.
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Whole Dead Fish (pilchards, whitebait etc) Tailor, Australian salmon, kingfish, mackerel, snapper, coral trout, emperors, mulloway, blue-eye trevalla, boarfish, sharks.
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Cut Fish Flesh (strips, cubes, fillets) Bream, Snapper, flathead, trevally, morwong, dart, cod, flounder, mangrove jack, goatfish, redfish, coral trout, emperor, marine perch, sharks.
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Marine Seaweeds Luderick, drummer, mullet, bream.
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Bread Mullet, drummer, bream, luderick, sweep, yellowtail, slimey mackerel, hardyhead.
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Dough Mixes (flavoured with fish oil, cheese, minced fish etc) Bream, garfish, mullet, tommy ruff, yellowtail, slimey mackerel, hardyhead.
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Cheese Bream, garfish, mullet, tommy ruff, yellowtail, slimey mackerel.
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Meat (steak, liver, kidney, chicken gut etc) Bream, mulloway, yellowtail, slimey mackerel, tommy ruff, sharks.

 

 

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