Hey All, here's the latest full report on what's been happening on the water up here in the top end and as November begins to roll towards up and the build up gets more advanced the Barramundi begin to fire on the lower spring tides. With the Million Dollar Barra promo in full swing and with a couple of $10,000 fish already being caught fingers crossed that one will come aboard to a client in the coming months.
Monday the 14th of December I had Luke Morice from Perth, Heinz Gogolo from Melbourne and Denis Butler from Melbourne out with me for a half day stint with Denis getting a Trevally, Cod and a Flathead. Luke nabbed the 1 Flathead while Heinz got a Batfish and a Bream.
Tuesday 15th and I had Brad Rains from Karrartha, WA and Peter Ackland from the Gold Coast out for a full day charter with Peter nabbing 3 Javelin, 2 Golden Snapper, 1 Cod, 2 Bream and a Queenfish. Brad caught 4 Javelin, 2 Golden Snapper and 2 Trevally.
Wednesday 16th was a half day charter with Bryan O Meara and Dan May with Dan getting a Barramundi and a Estuary Cod while Bryan nabbed 2 Barramundi and a Mangrove Jack.
September 17thI had a half day morning crew with Samantha, Bob and Alison Kent from Naracoote with Samantha getting a Queenfish, a Trevally and a Catfish. Bob nabbed 2 Brown Mowong while Alison caught 2 Queenfish, a Brown Mowong and a Moses Perch. In the afternoon I had Karen and Tom Lawton and Chris Jensen out with me with Karen getting 1 Javelin, 1 Flathead, 1 Trevally and a Cod, Tom got a Golden Snapper and a Flathead while Chris nabbed 1 Trevally and a Javelin.
Friday 18th I had a half day crew with Phil and Liz Mcveith and Nick Gu all from Melbourne with Phil getting a Mangrove Jack, 2 Trevally and a Javelin, while Liz nabbed just the 1 Catfish.
Saturday 19th of September it was Toby Voevodin from Melbourne and Derek Woo from Sydney with Toby getting a Tarpon and a Bream while Derek nabbed a Javelin and a Bream.
Sunday 20th of September it was a full day charter with Graham Goldsmith from Newcastle, NSW and Mark Coghills from Ballina, NSW with Graham getting a Brown Mowong, 3 Moses Perch, 1 Mangrove Jack, 15 Trevally, 5 Javelin, 5 Golden Snapper, 2 Bream, 1 Queenfish, 2 Barracuda, a Long Tom and 6 Cod. Mark's tally was 1 Mangrove Jack, 4 Golden Snapper, 12 Trevally, 3 Cod, 3 Moses perch, 1 Barracuda and a Batfish.
Monday 21st and I did a full day with Wesley Mcallum from Tocumwal, NSW where Wesley caught 1 Barramundi, 5 Trevally, 8 Golden Snapper, 1 Nightfish, 1 Diamond Trevally, 4 Javelin, 1 Cod, 1 Batfish and a Queenfish.
Tuesday 22nd and it was a half day charter with Daniel and Bec Checkley from Sydney with Bec getting a Blue Threadfin Salmon and a Trevally while Daniel caught 1 Trevally, 1 Cod and a Black Tip Reef Shark on a popper for good measure.
Thursday the 24th on difficult neap tides I had Sally Thomas, Judy Menzies and Marion Morton from here in Darwin out for a half day stint seeing Judy get a Catfish, Marion nabbed 1 Flathead, 1 Javelin and a Golden Snapper while Sally caught a Javelin Fish.
Friday 25th September and it was a morning crew of Hinrich Krutzlfeldt, Beau Hinrich and Phil Hart from Bunbury out with me seeing Beau nab 4 Javelin and 2 Cod, Phil nabbed 2 Trevally and 2 Cod while Hinrich scored 7 Javelin, 1 Trevally and a Flathead. In the afternoon I had a crew consisting of Dianne Kaweitz, Mart Howe and Colin Edwards with Dianne getting 1 Blue Threadfin Salmon and 3 Trevally. Mort caught 1 Cod, 4 Trevally, 1 Golden Snapper and a Queenfish while Colon caught 2 Cod, 1 Blue Threadfin Salmon and 4 Trevally.
Saturday 26thin the morning it was Dean and Dane Ceroeri from the Yarra Valley, VIC along with Phil Theodore from Melbourne. Dean got a Blue Threadfin Salmon and 2 Golden Snapper while Dane caught a Golden Snapper with Phil getting 3 Brown Mowong and a Cod. The afternoon crew were Michael Halligan from Perth, WA along with Darren and Brent Storrier from Crookwell, NSW with Michael nabbing 2 Cod and 2 Trevally. Brent nabbed 4 Cod while Darren caught 3 Cod and 1 Trevally.
Sunday 27th I had Denis Fuller and Dave Flynn from Wollongong, NSW along with Eddie Ockener from Tasmania in the morning session seeing Eddie nab a Brown Mowong, 1 Flathead, 2 Trevally and a Javelin. Dave caught 4 Trevally, 2 Javelin, 1 Golden Snapper and a Barramundi on the last cast of the session. Denis nabbed 1 Golden Snapper, 4 Javelin, 4 Trevally and a Bream. The afternoon session saw me out with Gary and Eathan Landridge from Sydney seeing Eathan get 1 Golden Trevally, 2 Silver Trevally, 2 Javelin and 2 Golden Snapper while Gary caught 3 Golden Snapper, 1 Trevally and 3 Javelin.
Monday 28th October and it was a morning crew of Bob Rusbourne and Rebecca and Elliot Sandaver from Brisbane with Bob getting a trevally, Golden Snapper and a Catfish while Rebecca nabbed a golden Snapper and a Cod and Elliot caught a Flathead and a Javelin Fish. The afternoon crew were Brian O Donovan, Tony O Donoghue and Nick Hughes with Brian getting 2 Golden Snapper and 2 Javelin, Nick caught 1 Golden Trevally, 2 Silver Trevally and a Javelin while Tony caught 1 Golden Trevally, 1 Golden Snapper and 2 Catfish.
Tuesday 29th September I did a half day stint with Ben and Stephen Jeffry from Melbourne and Peter Talbot from Sydney with Peter getting a Barramundi and a Cod, Ben nabbed a Mangrove Jack and a Flathead while Stephen caught a Nightfish and a Catfish.
Friday 2nd October and it was a half day charter with Lewis Janes from the UK and Adam and Leonie Sommerville with Lewis nabbing 3 Queenfish, 1 Parrot Fish and 2 Moses Perch while Leonie caught a Cod and a Javelin Fish.
Saturday 3rd of October and it was Denis Fuller and Dave Flynn from Wollongong, NSW with Denis getting 3 Barramundi, 1 Flathead, 1 Queenfish, 1 Javelin and a Cod. Dave bagged 1 Barramundi, 1 Javelin, 1 Golden Snapper, 1 Golden Trevally and a Mackerel.
Sunday the 4th it was Lewis and Steve Buller from Perth with Steve getting a Brown Mowong, 1 Flathead, 1 Cod and a Catfish with Lewis nabbing 2 Catfish and a Flathead.
Monday 5th and I had Tim Edgerton-Green and Samantha Ashworth from Bunbury, WA out with me for a half day session with Tim getting a Barramundi, Golden Snapper and a Flathead while Samantha caught 3 Catfish, 1 Flathead and 2 Golden Snapper.
Tuesday 6th it was Jeffrey Bradtke and Neville Tyler from Brisbane seeing Jeffrey get a Blue Threadfin Salmon and a Trevally while Neville also caught a Blue Threadfin Salmon.
Thursday the 8th and in the morning crew I had Grant Butler and Jez Farah from Newcastle, NSW with Grant getting a Brown Mowong, 1 Flathead, 1 Javelin and a Golden Snapper with Jez catching a Golden Snapper.
Saturday the 10th it was Will Dennison from Sydney along with Michael Spittles from Dubbo, NSW seeing Will nab 3 Catfish while Michael caught 2 Javelin, 1 Flathead and 4 Catfish for the session.
Sunday the 11th I had a full day charter with Troy Chippendale from Townsville along with Mark Harper from here in Darwin with Troy catching 4 Golden Snapper, 1 Moses Perch, 2 Javelin, 2 Cod and a Catfish while Mark nabbed a Barramundi, 4 Javelin, 1 Tarpon, 2 Golden Snapper and a Cod for the day.
Wednesday 14th in the morning it was Roger and Penny Genner from Brisbane along with Bill Johnson from Mornington, VIC where Penny got 3 Trevally, Roger got a Golden Snapper and a Cod while Bill nabbed a Brown Mowong. The afternoon crew were Gerry and Jack Tanner from Adelaide and Travis Westfield from Lakes Entrance, VIC where Travis bagged a Barramundi, 1 Queenfish, 2 Javelin, 2 Cod and a Trevally. Gerry caught 2 Trevally and a Catfish while Jack nabbed a Flathead.
Thursday the 15th it was Eddie Schack and Stefanie Saalbach along with Trent Kelly from Busselton, WA where Trent nailed 5 Catfish and a Flathead, Stefanie got a Queenfish and a Trevally while Eddie got a Mackerel and 2 Queenfish.
Friday the 16th it was Mike Cribb from Busselton, WA along with Paul Henning where Mike got 2 Flathead, 1 Brown Mowong and a Bream with Paul nabbing just the 1 Golden Snapper.
Saturday 17th October and I had Gaya Jambulingam, Nicole O Donnell and Melissa Grimes from here in Darwin where Gay nabbed 2 Javelin, Melissa got 1 Javelin, 1 Bream and a Cod while Nicole got 2 Catfish, 1 Cobia of all things and a Golden Snapper.
Sunday the 18th and I had a morning crew consisting of Peter and Phyllis Moran along with Kevin Bradbury from Melbourne. Phyllis got a Golden Snapper and a Trevally, Peter got 2 Moses Perch and Kevin got a Cod for the session. The afternoon crew were Derek, Alison and Jake Baker from here in Darwin seeing Jake nab a Barramundi, 2 Flathead and a Catfish while Alison got 3 Golden Snapper and a Javelin.
Monday 19th I had Denise and Robert Hogben along with Andrew Chaplin from Melbourne where Robert got 1 Cod, 4 Trevally, 2 Javelin and 2 Golden Snapper, Denise nabbed 1 Javelin, 1 Golden Snapper and a Catfish while Andrew got just the 1 Golden Snapper.
Tuesday 2oth and it was Richie and Tracy Gstrein from Melbourne along with Donald from the home country, Ireland. Donald nabbed 4 Golden Snapper, 4 Javelin and a Bream. Tracy nabbed 1 Bream, 4 Golden Snapper and a Trevally while Richie got 3 Golden Snapper, 1 Javelin and a Flathead.
Thursday 22nd and in the morning session I had Jerry Wise from Sydney and Rick and Adam Hindmarch from Adelaide where Jerry got a Trevally, Nick nabbed 2 Cod and Adam got a Golden Snapper and Trevally. In the afternoon it was Doug and Matt Evans with Doug getting a Golden Snapper and a Javelin while Matt got just a Catfish on the difficult tides.
Saturday 24th it was Ermis Wilhelm and Louis Nache from Melbourne along with David from Darwin where Ermis fared best nabbing a Blue Threadfin Salmon, 3 Trevally, 2 javelin and a Golden Snapper. Louis got 2 Trevally and a Javelin while David got just the 2 Trevally.
Sunday the 25th and the morning session had me with Juha Pullka from Melbourne and Paul Stockham from Bundaberg with Juha getting a Barramundi, 1 Blue Threadfin Salmon and a Golden Snapper while Paul got 2 Golden Snapper, 1 Javelin and a Flathead. The afternoon had me with Matt Welsby and Josh Baker from Brisbane with the boys getting stuck into the Queenfish with Matt nabbing 8 Queeenfish and a Golden Trevally and Josh nabbing 7 Queenfish.
Wednesday 28th and it was Richard and Nick Stuhl from Port Macquarie, NSW for the morning session with Richard getting 3 Queenfish and 2 Trevally while Nick nabbed 6 Queenfish, 3 Mackerel, 1 golden Trevally and 1 Silver Trevally. The afternoon had me back out with Callum Boland from here in Darwin along with Tyler Summerton from Kapunda, SA where Tyler caught 2 Brown Mowong, 1 Flathead and a Catfish with Callum nailing 4 Golden Snapper, 2 Cod and a Flathead.
Thursday 29th and I had Alby Smith from Newcastle, NSW and Marl Blizard from Sydney where on a massive 7.8mtr tide we targeted the Barra with the boys nabbing a Barramundi a piece.
That's all until the next report everyone..... Until Then Tight Lines And Screaming Reels To You All, Brian From Anglers Advantage Fishing Charters...Number One In Soft Plastics And Light Tackle Sports Fishing Cover Darwin Harbour And Its Many Feeder Creek Systems.