SE QLD Fishing Report
Hervey Bay to Evans Head and SE Queensland Dams
These reports are the latest information available from bait and tackle shops, charter boats and guides in south-east Queensland and are updated every Thursday afternoon. If you want more specific information on locations, bait availability, boat hire and boat ramps, please contact the report source.
Hervey Bay
Coral trout, red emperor, sweetlip, snapper, pearl perch, tuskfish and hussar in the Gutters off Breaksea Spit and at the 25 fathom hole, mackerel, longtail tuna, cobia and bonito around the bait balls, snapper, sweetlip, coral trout and cod on the inshore reefs, school mackerel around the beacons, squid on the weed banks, diver whiting south of Big Woody Island, off Gatakers Bay, Toogoom and Dundowran, bream, flathead, mackerel and bonito off the Urangan Jetty and bream and flathead along the rocky foreshores.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:46 PM
Noosa
Bream, flathead and queenfish along the Tewantin reach of the Noosa River, bream, flathead, trevally and queenfish in Woods Bay and trevally near the Coastguard building.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:47 PM
Bream along the Tewantin reach of the Noosa River and in Woods Bay and flathead in Lake Cooroibah.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:47 PM
Maroochydore
Tailor, bream, dart and flathead along the beaches north of the Maroochy River mouth, tailor and bream in the lower reaches of the river, bream around the bridge pylons and rock walls and flathead at the creek mouths.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:47 PM
Mooloolaba
Snapper, sweetlip and tuskfish at Caloundra 12 Mile and Sunshine Reef, a few snapper and sweetlip at Murphys and Currimundi Reefs, dart and tarwhine along Kawana Beach and bream around the bridges, pontoons and rock walls in the Mooloolah River.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:48 PM
Caloundra
Snapper, mackerel and tuna on the inshore reefs, dart, tailor and mulloway along the beaches, squid and garfish off the rocks at Moffat and Shelly Beaches, flathead, bream, whiting, tailor and sand crabs in Pumicestone Passage and luderick along the Boardwalk.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:48 PM
Donnybrook
Diver whiting off Donnybrook, snapper at Mission Point and 112, mulloway in the deep holes, bream at the mouth of the creeks and chopper tailor at the southern end of Little Goat Island.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:48 PM
Bribie Island
Diver whiting on the Cockle Banks, longtail tuna on top of the tide in the main channel, tailor, bream and flathead off Pebble Beach and sweetlip in front of the Fishing Museum and along the drop off at White Patch.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:49 PM
Redcliffe Peninsula
Diver whiting off Scarborough leads, in Deception Bay and on the Cockle Banks, school mackerel in Bramble Bay, snapper, bonito and squid on the inshore reefs, snapper, bream and squid around the rocky points and squid off the jetties.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:49 PM
Northern Moreton Bay
Snapper around Mud Island, diver whiting off the Sandhills, squid along Redcliffe foreshores, flathead in Hays Inlet, at the mouth of the Pine and Caboolture Rivers and sand crabs in Deception and Bramble Bays.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:49 PM
Wynnum Manly
School mackerel in the Rainbow Channel, diver whiting in the Blue Hole, squid around Green Island and bream and flathead along Manly Harbour rock walls.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:49 PM
Wellington Point
Snapper on the 30s east of Moreton Island, diver whiting in the Rous Channel, squid around Macleay Island, flathead on the banks at King Island and bream near the canoe club in Tingalpa Creek.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:50 PM
North Stradbroke Island
Fish all beaches for bream, dart and tailor.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:50 PM
Redland Bay
Bream and small snapper around Coochiemudlo Island.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:50 PM
Snapper around Goat and Peel Islands and flathead off Cabbage Tree Point, at the Logan River mouth and in Canaipa Passage.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:50 PM
School mackerel in the Rainbow and Rous Channels, snapper at West Peel and Harry Atkinson Artificial Reefs, tailor on top of the tide at Cleveland Point and Raby Bay rock walls and bream in Raby Bay and Birkdale canals.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:50 PM
Jumpinpin
Tailor in the surf at South Straddie and inside the Pin Bar, bream and sand crabs in Jacobs Well Channel and small snapper near Giants Grave.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:51 PM
Tailor inside the Pin Bar and along the western side of Tabby Tabby Island, flathead at the Five Ways and in Cobby Passage and sand whiting at the mouth of the Logan River.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:51 PM
Southport
Squid, whiting and tuskfish at the northern end of Southport Broadwater.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:54 PM
Pearl perch on the 50s east of Southport, snapper on the 36s and 42s, mulloway and cobia on the 24s, chopper tailor, average dart and whiting along the beaches, mulloway inside the Pin Bar and in Southport Seaway, flathead along the drop offs between Southport Broadwater and Jumpinpin, bream and trevally at night around the rock walls and bridge pylons and sand crabs along the edge of the main channels.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:53 PM
Pearl perch, tuskfish and snapper on the 50s NE of Southport and tailor and flathead inside the Pin Bar.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:53 PM
Currumbin
Snapper on the close reefs, chopper tailor along the beaches, flathead along the drop offs and bream and trevally around the bridge pylons and rock walls in Currumbin and Tallebudgera Creeks.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:54 PM
Tweed Coast
Bream, flathead and pike on lures in the shallows and bream, flathead, whiting and trevally in the deeper holes in the Tweed River.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:55 PM
Lenthalls Dam
Bass on trolled lures or cast spoons and blades in the deep water off the points in the main basin.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:56 PM
Boondooma Dam
Bass located with sounder on tail spinners, blades, spoons and ice jigs in about 25 to 35 feet in the upper reaches.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:56 PM
Somerset Dam
Bass and golden perch on lures trolled to 8 metres between Queen Street and Bay 13, bass at dusk located with sounder on spoons, blades and soft plastics and golden perch and eeltail catfish on live shrimp or worms around the timber.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:58 PM
Bass on trolled hard bodies along the edge of the creek bed at Queen Street and Pelican Point.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:55 PM
Lake Samsonvale
Bass located with sounder on spoons, blades and soft plastics trolling slowly with an electric motor. A few bass on shrimp under a float off the bank.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:59 PM
Hinze Dam
Bass located with sounder on metal jigs and deep fly in the deeper parts of the western arm.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:57 PM
Maroon Dam
Bass at dawn and dusk on surface lures around the lily pads and during the day on slowly wound TN60s. Bass and spangled perch on worms rigged under a float off the bank.
Updated: Jun 25, 2020 3:59 PM