Neap tides, calm waters and a great deal of angling enthusiasm combined to ensure last weekend’s opening round of the Top End Barra Series was an absolute ripper, especially for some bigger barra.
TEBS co-ordinator, Rossco Abraham, said this first round is known as the “Shady and Coastal Round”.
“Competitors were able to fish from Shady Camp to the sea, including along the coast between Marsh Creek and the Wildman River,” Rossco explained.
“For people with time restrictions,... (more)
I was chatting with a mate the other day who had just recently undertaken a trip going right down the South Alligator River, across to the East Alligator River and then right up the East.
He and his mates fished the whole way there and back, casting to anything that resembled a colour change or a likely barramundi ambush point.
Their catch was just one under-sized barra.
We’re talking pretty damn switched on barra fishos here.
It seemed the runoff that was happening in the East Alligator a couple... (more)