One of my favourite times of the year to fish in the waterways around Mackay would have to be Summertime, with the Mangrove Jack and Barramundi firing and the rivers and creeks producing quality fish chasing the copious amounts of bait flushed out by the seasonal rains. The fishing tends to be better during the early morning or late afternoon although some good fish are also taken well into the night, especially… Read More

It has been too long between posts (and fishing trips) due to numerous excuses none of which are good enough. I did however manage to get out for a couple of Yak sessions on the Pioneer river. Although the weather was not ideal and the normally clear blue water was running brown with lots of fresh still coming down from the last rains, I decided to brave the 15 to 20 Knot… Read More