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Fishing Report Update 24/05/2017 October:  Print this report Print friendly version



*Remember that from the 1st of May the size and bag limit changes in the Eucumbene and Thredbo Rivers.  From May 1 you may only keep ONE fish OVER 50cms per day in these waters.  Fisheries will be very active this season in these waters so make sure you stick to these rules and have your fishing licence                          




                          
                          

            
                                              

 
 
                  

                   
Remember send your Photos to
info@alpineangler.com.au


HEADLINES 
Please be sure to
carry your PFD & fishing licences as NSW Maritimes are out. Nsw fisheries inspectors are working the Snowy Mountains area during the peak holiday season. So remember if you do not have a current fishing licence and on your person you will be fined. So for the sake of 5 minutes do yourself a favour.

Maritime services are on the lakes, So make sure you water craft are up to par with current safety standards, if you are not sure contact Ph 13 12 56 or website:
www.maritime.nsw.gov.au
FISHING LICENCES These are available online and you can purchase them directly from the NSW fisheries website with a credit card. Click on this link below.
Note: We do not have hand written licences available through the store with Cash or EFT. We can only do them online with your MasterCard or Visa in the shop.

FISHING LICENCES These are available online and you can purchase them directly from the NSW fisheries website with a credit card. Click on this link below.
Note: We do not have licences available through the store with Cash or EFT. We can do them online with a MasterCard or Visa only.                                           
             Summer Hours
                  Monday  - Thursday 9am - 5.30pm
                  Friday     - 9.00am - 7.00pm
                  Saturday - 7.30am - 5.30pm
                  Sunday   - 8.00am - 4.00pm
if you need anything you can call me on 0412915201. Michael




if you have any fishing Reports or pics you can send them to info@alpineangler.com.au 
if you have a phone send them to 0412915201

                      
24/05/2017








EUCUMBENE


            

                                               


46.00%

 

            
 



STEADY                        

        

JINDABYNE


77.0%



STEADY            

TANTANGARA

21.0%

STEADY


        
            



for information on water releases go to water.nsw.gov.au
  

 

 

 

 
 

“Rain on Tuesday night and most off Wednesday and the fish are running”
 
 
 

EUCUMBENE RIVER, YES THE RAIN HAS COME AND THE FISH ARE MOVING.

 
Tuesday night we had more rain and the river got a little dirty so thing are starting to look good.
Down at providence the river is running well and the brown are moving up in numbers after Tuesdays rain so this weekend should be better then last week.
Best times are early mornings and late afternoons but if it’s a cloudy day and overcast the fishing will be good all day long.
Overall from the reports the fishing is great and is only going to get better after Tuesday nights rain.
 
 
Eucumbene river is off and running the browns are starting to move in numbers with the rain on Friday and Tuesday night the browns are starting to get active.

 
 
THREDBO RIVER
Like Euc river the fishing is starting to pick up after Tuesdays rain good reports coming from the bridge down and from paddy’s corner down .
Again fishing early and late are good so pick your time but I’m pretty sure it’s going to fish well all day now we had more rain.
Still getting some good reports up past the hatchery and around the Ski tube.
Don’t forget up around Island bend above the dam wall yes it’s fishing well worth a go.




TANTANGARA RIVER
Reports are getting better the rain has been falling most off the day on Tuesday night and Wednesday and the river is rising just had reports come in go plenty of hits and a few fish but most got off.
Worth a look now


LAKE EUCUMBENE FLY

Most places around Eucumbene have been fishing ok on the flies with Buckenderra and Braemer Bay being the best places.
At Buckenderra ,Mrs Simpsons, Woolly Buggers, Nymphs are the best wet flies
Braemer, Bay Fuzzy Wuzzys, Nymphs, Woolly Buggers, Woolly Worms
Rushes Bay, Nymphs, Mrs Simpsons,
Overall the fly fishing has been ok considering the weather rain snow wind.
Best time have been around 10am to 4pm night time fishing has slowed down a little but still ok

 
 

JINDABYNE
fishing has slowed right down not many reports coming in so if anyone is going up that way a reports would be good thanks, or if it’s not to hard any caravan park could send us a email??  
 
 

 
TANTANGARA
Fishing is still at it’s best up there with good reports coming in from the top end of the lake with good rainbows and browns so if your thinking about fly fishing any lakes this is the one.
Best flies are wets, Woolly Buggers, Nymphs, Muddlers,

 

 

TROLLING EUCUMBENE
 
Trolling has had it’s ups and downs but after all this rain thing have Improved most fishers have been trolling around the gully areas with some good hook ups.
So stay away from the big bays look for the gully areas that’s where all the food is getting washed in.
Best places are Seven gates, Buckenderra over on the other side, Braemer Bay
Best lures, Tassie Devils, Blades, Rapala’s, Minnows
Best times, Early mornings to around 10am if it’s a cloudy day you should be out there most of the day.
Overall the trolling has been good just target the right places you should do good.
Reports have been slow up higher around Anglers Reach and Adaminaby but again after all this rain things will Improve.

 

BAIT FISHING EUCUMBENE
Bait fishing is still going great with good reports coming from buckenderra, Braemer Bay, Seven Gates, Rushes
Rainbows and browns are still moving around and taking all baits ,Power Bait, Mud Eyes, Worms all bait is going well so where ever you go the bait fishing is good my tip is Middling Bank, Braemer Bay and Buckenderra
Yes we still have mud eyes so if your wanting some you can ring and book them we have plenty!!



 








 





















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