Congratulations to 14 year old Nick Reichart who caught this cracking mulloway fishing from the backyard in Patterson Lakes, you are this weeks’ Catch of the Week.

PORTLAND TUNA

Matt Cini from Reel Time Fishing Charters and customer Chris landed this beast of a tuna weighing in at 130kg on a redbait coloured skirt on Wednesday out from Portland. Well done guys!

Matt Cini and his Reel Time Fishing Charters customers have had a cracking week on the Portland tuna overall with some ripper school tuna brought aboard.

Matt Boulton and his crews have had a couple of good days on the barrel tuna with their fish from Tuesday coming in at 99kg and Wednesday’s fish weighing 81kg, both caught from near Cape Grant on the same coloured skirts.

Jayson Turner from Pro Red Fishing Charters has found some decent school tuna on the chew this past week with some good numbers landed.

A fantastic 108kg barrel caught by Michael, Adam and Chris in 50 metres of water behind the rock out from Portland.

PAUL'S FISHING

Paul and the IFISH crew along with the mayor of Geraldton, Shane Van Styn spent the past week fishing out from Geraldton, WA with Josh, Rob and the team from Abrolhos Adventures. Aside from eating amazing crayfish for every meal for the whole trip they managed to catch massive West Australian dhu fish, bald chin grouper, coral trout, snapper, spangled emperor and many many more species. We cannot wait to see all the action on future IFISH TV episodes to come this year.

WESTERN PORT

Shaun Furtiere from Think Big Fishing Charters had client Si & crew on board for a ripper session on the whiting getting a good feed for all.

NORTH ARM

Shaun Furtiere from Think Big Fishing Charters had client Ron Schneider & mate John on board on Wednesday for a great session on the whiting fishing the North Arm of Western Port.

EAGLE ROCK

Sam Triplett with a whopper of a gummy coming in at 17kg! Fresh slimy mackerel got the job done fishing the top end near Eagle Rock.

TYABB BANK

Sam Triplett landed some cracking calamari drifting the 3 to 6 metre drop offs at Tyabb Bank using Shimano Sephia squid jigs during the week.

TORTOISE HEAD

Gerry Morsman from Froglies Offshore braved the wind and cold on the weekend with fantastic results on the whiting getting a solid bag.

PORT PHILLIP BAY

DOCKLANDS

Alex Hawkes fished around the structure at Docklands last week and landed some ripper bream on hard body lures.

YARRA RIVER

Luke Scicluna spent some time around The Yarra targeting EP’s on the fly and managed to pull some good numbers out of the shallower water.

BRIGHTON

Joshua Chao landed a couple of nice squid fishing at Brighton Pier this week.

PATTERSON LAKES

14 year old Nick Reichart landed this beast of a mulloway from the backyard within the Patterson Lakes system on a live bait at around 5pm on Sunday.

Muhammad Fikri landed this beautiful mulloway fishing the mouth of the Patterson River on Sunday on a Zman soft plastic. The jewie measured in at 75cm and around 4kg.

Aziz Razak managed a nice little jewie fishing the mouth of the Patterson River on Saturday.

FRANKSTON

Steven Taylor fished out from Frankston and produced the goods with a fantastic mixed bag of squid, flatties and a nice gummy.

WERRIBEE SOUTH

Tim Chester landed this ripper gummy shark fishing Werribee South in 10 metres of water.

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AROUND THE STATE

NELSON

Matt Cini and the crew from Reel Time Fishing Charters have had a ripper week on the mulloway on the Glenelg river around Nelson with countless metre plus fish landed providing their customers and crew with catches of a lifetime.

WURDI BULLOCK

Colby Lesko with a couple of stonker reddies caught fishing Wurdi Bullock Reservoir.

BARWON RIVER

Mitch D and Will P landed a number of cracking bream fishing the Barwon River recently.

LAKE EILDON

Thomas Pinter landed this solid Murray cod while fishing not far from the Jerusalem Creek boat ramp.

DEVILBEND RESERVOIR

Andrew Ketelaar fished Devilbend Reservoir last week casting suspending minnows around the weed beds and landed some nice EP’s.

LOCH RIVER

Andrew Ketelaar headed out on Sunday fishing the Loch River using Pins Minnow lures and managed this fantastic brown trout fishing the deeper pools.

90 MILE BEACH

Brad Cook landed this ripper gummy fishing out off McGauren Beach (90 Mile Beach). Great catch mate! Looks like there is some monster gummies to be had offshore along the east coast.

MITCHELL RIVER

Tony Barkachi fished the Mitchell River recently using local prawns for bait and managed a number of fantastic bream form 32cm to over 40cm. He also did some prawning at the mouth of the river and managed around 70 prawns per night over 2 nights.

LAKES ENTRANCE

Congratulations Daniel Burke on team Home Strait on his 155kg swordfish caught out from Lakes Entrance this week.

Congratulations to Hugh Margrey on your 207kg swordfish caught out from Lakes Entrance on Thursday.

AROUND THE COUNTRY

NEW SOUTH WALES

Marlon and Hunter Blackford caught and released this fantastic striped marlin fishing the east coast of NSW last week, well done boys!

Catch of the Week

IFISH WITH TACKLE WORLD SERIES 14

Airlie Beach, Whitsundays

Target Species: Giant Trevally

Sunday 19th of May on 10BOLD at 5pm

TALKING FISHING - C31 TV - TUESDAYS @8.30PM

Catch of the Week

Catch "Talking Fishing" on Melbourne's C31 TV (CH44) at 8.30pm each Tuesday night. Staff members David Kramer and Adam Ring together with Steve ”Trelly” Threlfull host Australia's only "Live to Air" fishing television program at this prime time-slot. Put Tuesday night’s at 8.30 away in your weekly diary of TV shows to watch!

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Good Luck with your fishing and stay safe on the water,

The TEAM at Tackle World Cranbourne & Mornington

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