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Going on a Carp Hunt....

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fishing' started by jedgpz, Oct 14, 2020.

  1. jedgpz

    jedgpz Well-Known Member

    Aug 15, 2019
    With all the carp fishing going on I was inspired to do something different. I am normally a lure fisherman but with cod season closed here I thought I would try going back to some bait and chase a Mud Marlin.
    Headed to the Nine Mile Creek, which i have never fished before. Bait Corn and Worms.
    Things started slow for the first hour and a half. Then Bang the corn rod goes off. and Mud Marlin number 1. 50 cms I had to wrestle it up the bank as the line broke just at the waters edge.
    About 30 mins later Mud Marlin number 2 on corn. 40cm no dramas landing this one.
    Then about 3mins later the worm rod goes off and I was thinking Carp 3 but to my surprise a "by catch" of 44cm yella.
    All fish were released 2 were dead and one alive ;)
    Cheers Jed Nine Mile Carp 1.jpg Nine Mile Carp 2.jpg Nine mile Yella.jpg Goanna.jpg
  2. Master Baiter

    Master Baiter Well-Known Member

    Mar 31, 2017
    Looked a great day weather wise as weii as the catch. What did you take the pic's with? they are really good with great detail.
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  3. jedgpz

    jedgpz Well-Known Member

    Aug 15, 2019
    Hey there Wally,
    Weather was perfect :).
    Pics are just taken with my Iphone xs They are amazing for pictures. I do have a Canon 60D that takes great pictures too.
    12 Apotles small.jpg
    Took this one with the Canon last week when I was down at Apollo Bay for a week.
    Cheers Jed
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