Fishing


Land based

River

Offshore

What is it? This is the Port of Yamba loading wharf. The wharf itself is off limits to the public but the two rock walls outside the chain wire fence can be fished.

Where is it? Driving from Iluka 11 km turn left at the Woombah coffee shop into Wharf St and follow the road to the wharf.

What fish should I target? Bream, Flathead, Blackfish, Whiting and school Jew.

What bait should I use? Live bait, herring, mullet fillets, prawns, yabbies. Approx. 6 nautical miles north, northeast of Woody Head. What fish should I target? Predominately Trag, Snapper and Blue Spotted

What bait should I use? Pippies, nippers and beach worms. Best baits to target Jewfish and Flathead are Beach Worms and fished on a Paternoster rig, with floating baits for Snapper in the winter months. live Herring which can be caught on a bait jig at the wharf. Black or green weed for Blackfish.

What is it?Rocks in the middle of the river which direct water flow towards the mouth.

Where is it? Towards the entrance of the Clarence in the middle of the river. Boat ramp access from Golding Street ramp or Hickey island.

What fish should I target? Flathead, Bream, Blackfish, Jewfish, Australian Salmon.

What bait should I use? Live bait, herring, mullet fillets, prawns, yabbies.

What is it?Black Rock is an area of reef north of Woody Head and south of Evans Head that has a reputation of producing good reef fish.

Where is it? Approx. 6 nautical miles north, northeast of Woody Head.

What fish should I target? Predominately Trag, Snapper and Blue Spotted Flathead.

What bait should I use? Best baits are Blue Pilchard and Mullet fillet fished on a Paternoster rig, with floating baits for Snapper in the winter months.


Bar conditions

Today’s Weather & Bar Report for the Clarence River

Report for Tuesday:
 
Wind Direction: W
Wind Speed in knots: 6kts
Current Temperature: 12.8
Barometric Pressure: 1016
Cloud Cover: 30%
Humidity (%): 89
Max. Wind Speed and wind direction overnight:W @ 6kts
 
Next High Tide is at: 0830 – Height: 1.2mtrs
Next Low Tide is at: 1414 – Height: 0.3mtr
 
Clarence River Bar Conditions / General Conditions: low swell normal caution.
 
Marine Rescue Radio Base at Iluka
Report Compiled at: 06:15am
By:VMR Iluka/Yamba


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