Coomera Houseboats

Mangrove jack, flathead and whiting around Coomera

You may even be lucky enough to entice a Mangrove Jack to have a crack at your lure.   Don’t forget live bait is a  great option as that’s what the fish are feeding on,  so adding a cast net to your  fishing kit is a great idea.  Christmas is not far away, so perhaps that is an idea for Santa. …

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Flathead and more around Jumpinpin

At the time of writing my report the forecast for the weekend will be strong SE winds on Friday then easing on Saturday.My pick off the days will be Sunday to get out amongst the fish. If you have any great catches to report or fishing photos please email them to Good luck with the Fishing. Brett Coomera Bait …

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What’s Biting Around Coomera

Mud Crabs are still a bit hit and miss but the good news is we are seeing numbers of Sand Crabs being caught. Place your pots on the edges of most of the main channels in the Broadwater and Jumpinpin and I’m sure you will find a feed. At the time of writing my report the forecast looks great with …

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Fishing for Flathead on the Gold Coast

Our Houseboat customers caught some good sized Whiting and Bream off the sandbanks east of Cobby Passage over the long weekend, Tiger Mullet Channel, Green Bank, Tipplers Passage, Jacobs Well and the Coomera River also fished well. Some nice Jew Fish and Trevally have been caught in the Pin Bar and on the pipeline in the Seaway this week.  You …

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Great Week on Gold Coast

With warmer weather upon us our customers have been catching some solid Whiting this week on worms and small yabbies.  I recommend using a long trace up to 1m long of 6lb fluro carbon and a small size 6 hook to increase the hook up rate, make sure you have a large enough sinker to stay in touch with the …

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Mixed Bag Around Coomera

Once the Southerly drops it will be worth a look around the local bridges, rock walls, pontoons and canals for a Mangrove Jack, Estuary Cod and Trevally on the Gold Coast. At the time of writing my report it looks like the strong Southerly wind will persist over the weekend with a few showers on the cards.  The wind will ease …

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Lots of fishing options on Gold Coast

Flathead have also been found in the deeper channels throughout the Broadwater, look for bait schools they will be feeding on and try your luck. The Gold Coast Seaway has also been a good spot to find some big Flathead. Large plastics on heavy jig heads are working well, the new Zerek Fish Trap vibes and TTSwitchblades are also a …

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Nice catches around Coomera

Some nice Whiting and Bream have been caught this week and you can target then both land based or from a boat making them a great fish for the kids to catch. Prawns, worms & Yabbies will work. Reports of a few Mud Crabs and Sand Crabs being caught this week, it’s worth throwing in some pots while you’re having …

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Gold Coast catches consistent

Reports of a few nice Bream are still coming in, the Gold Coast Seaway, Wave Break Island, Paradise Point, Coomera River, Tipplers Passage, Dux, Jacobs Well, Tiger Mullet Channel and Short Island are producing fish. At the time of writing my report it looks the Westerly wind will ease and tend S/SE on Friday then swing Southerly Saturday and ease …

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Flathead and tailor chewing on Gold Coast

We have had reports of a few nice Whiting and Bream from the local rivers and shore based anglers at Paradise Point and Runaway Bay, this may be a good option to take the kids for a fish this weekend, try using worms, yabbies and prawns. At the time of writing my report it looks like we may see a …

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