Big cod on the go | Rod and Line

Wimmera River has been fishing well, with reports of cod over a metre in length being caught by anglers.

There has also been some nice catfish caught in the late afternoon, as well as some nice yellow belly and redfin.

Horsham Angling Club’s twilight fishing competition again attracted good numbers, with 29 juniors and 48 seniors participating. 

Twilight results

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Open: Benjamin Salter with a yellow 1.213.

1st: Dom Ellis with a yellow 1.154.

2nd: Rad Parish with a yellow .954.

3rd: Jason Nitschke .880.

4th: Goff Dumesney with a yellow .731.


1st: Rusty Vanstan with a catfish 1.066.

2nd: Kynan Stasinowsky with a catfish .599.

3rd: Tanner Stasinowsky with a yellow .524.

4th: Campbell Stasinowsky with a yellow .453.

Fishing Report

Taylors Lake: Reports of cod being caught on lures and yellow belly being hooked on bait and lures.

Green Lake: The lake is closed because of blue green algae.

Lake Lonsdale: Little Redfin and yabbies at night are on the go.

Lake Fyan: The lake is back on the go again.

The redfin are big and success is being had using plastics.

Rocklands: The reservoir is fishing strong near the wall and at Hynes.

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