Giant Herring

Date: 26-11-2010    Time: 9.30pm      Rod: Penn Inxs Groundcast 13ft.     Reel: Daiwa LD 50      Line: 30lbs mono      Rig: Long snood bottom feeder      Bait: squid

Leng Kia landed this 3kg giant herring when the tide is turning up. It took the bait and the reel screech follow by a acrobatic jump on the water surface. At first Leng Kia thought it was another barracuda as he had caught a smaller one around 1kg plus earlier of the evening. This fish didn’t fought much and it was easily wind back. I grab hold of the line and haul it up the jetty. After photos taking…Leng Kia wanted to release it back into the sea as this fish got alot of bone. I took it and put it on the flooor as I thought of given it to someone who know how to cook it. When the drink seller come along, she saw it and was interested. I joke with her saying how about I exchange this fish with her for three chicken burger. She agreed and the deal is over. At the end, Leng Kia, Roco and me each has a burger to eat for free.Wink I took the photo with the fish on behalf for Leng Kia.

Long Tail Brown Stingray

Date: 24-11-2010     Time: 10.45pm       Rod: Penn Long range 13.6ft      Reel: Shimano Torium 16      Line: 30lbs mono      Rig: Long Snood bottom feeder      Bait: Squid

Dalin Landed this 19kg stingray last night when the tide is halfway up. The fish took the bait and lay quietly there. It was until Dalin went to change bait that he notice the hookup. The fish gave him a good workout before been gaff up by Roco who was there to catch squid. There is a baby ray attached and it was born and released alive.


Date: 20-11-2010      Time: 11pm      Rod: Centuary Kompressor Grand Prix 13ft      Reel: Shimano Speedmaster      Line: 30lbs mono      Rig: Long snood bottom feeder      Bait: Squid

Roco caught this 3.3kg Barracuda last night. It took the bait and cause the reel to screech. He use his rod to lift it up. This boy holding the catch is his friend son.


Date: 19-11-2010      Time: 11.30pm       Rod: Shoreangler Big Game 10.2ft       Reel: Shimano Torium 20       Line: 30lbs braided with 50lbs mono leader       Rig: Long Snood bottom feeder        Bait: squid

Tide was full and started to turn down. Suddedly I saw my line gone loose. I pickup the rod and strike. A bit heavy on the end and I know I got something there. It did had a little struggle also. Wind up and it turn out to be a small short tail stingray about 1kg in weight. I use my rod to lift it up. The fish is given to my friend latter.