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Post Options Post Options   Likes (0) Likes(0)   Quote queenfish Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 29 Jul 2020 at 7:50pm
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Originally posted by Jofly Jofly wrote:

I went out in yesterday morning's weather gap. That's all I will say and await the comments Confused



I couldn't watch your video now, but as soon as the pc is fixed I can't wait.
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Brief report. Did a quick trip out over low tide today to our local inner harbour reef with the boat. I broke my streak of blanks with a mid size kahawai and a panny snapper.  I'll post a photo at some stage and there will be video in a week or so.

As I was going closer to the reef I spooked a huge school of Parore over some shallow seagrass areas (the water was rather clear today) and there were also large schools of grey mullet swimming and jumping about at the end of the reef near the main channel.  Spawning perhaps?

Was a nice day out and much warmer today. I went in shorts with just a jacket.  Just need to get the last few cold snaps out of the way. Bring on spring.
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Here is the video from the trip report above.

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Great all round effort there  - well done
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First casts are best casts And that weather is stunning. We had solid grey skies all day in the north with a cold wind
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It's turned grey and rainy here today as well. But yesterday some magic happened.

Two new species on fly, Parore and Trevally and 4 species total (+snapper and kahawai). Plus good numbers too.

It was a stunner Auckland evening. No video for this one though.







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Good stuff! Well done on the trevally and parore and well done on the species count!
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