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East Gippsland Rivers and Lakes Fishing Report for 2nd July 2020

02nd July 2020
Fishing Report | Thursday 2 July

Compiled and transmitted by East Gippsland Visitor Information Centres.
For information for your holiday, conference, event,  or this fishing report contact them on
1800 637 060 or at lakesvic@egipps.vic.gov.au.
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Please note that both the Lakes Entrance and Bairnsdale Visitor Information Centres are
Agents for Issuing Recreational Fishing Licenses.

 
Lakes Entrance 
Town jetties and the Floating Dragon jetty for whiting and trevally, best results using pipi, fresh shrimp and cut pilchard. Eastern Beach for salmon taking fresh squid. Offshore for pinkies and morwong at the Six Mile Reef with pilchard and squid. 
 
 
Lake Tyers 
Deep water for flathead taking prawn and plastics. Some tailor and perch also. Good size bream at the Nowa Nowa Caravan Park on prawn. 
 
 
Mitchell River 
Backwaters, Picnic Point, Grassy Banks and The Cut for bream taking prawn, spider crab, curl tie grubs and shrimp 
 
 
Tambo River 
From Johnsonville to the river mouth for 43cm bream with prawn and cut crab for bait. 
 
 
Nicholson 
Best spot for good size bream is in front of the caravan park and between the two bridges using prawn and soft plastics. The Swimming Hole has nice bream on prawn and plastics. 
 
 
Metung 
Town jetties for bream on prawn and soft plastics. Also try the boardwalk, Chinamans Creek and Box’s Creek 
 
 
Paynesville 
Bream are moving about in Lake King and heading towards the Mitchell River mouth, Rickes Point and The Cut. 
 
 
Holland's Landing 
The Wood Pile, Hollands Landing and Tom’s Creek are good spots for bream taking prawn and plastics. 
 
 
Marlo 
The surf beach for salmon and tailor on pilchard and poppers. Offshore for gummies and flathead. Some mullet are about taking worm. 
 
 
Bemm River 
The entrance is still closed, water levels are high, up river for luderick taking worm. In the lake for bream with soft plastics and vibes. The surf for salmon on pilchard and poppers. 
 
 
Tamboon Inlet 
Bream at Peters Rock taking prawn. Football ground for pinkies on blue bait and pilchard. The surf for salmon on blue bait and blue poppers. 
 
 
Mallacoota 
Harrisons Channel for flathead and luderick around weed beds with lures, soft plastics and weed. The surf beach for salmon and tailor on pilchard and poppers(try blue or red poppers). Try the Wallagaraugh and Genoa Rivers for bream. 
 
 
Omeo High Country 
Closed Season.