If you’ve been battling the weather more than the fish lately, you’re not alone. Snow in the mountains, gale-force winds around Canberra and dangerous fire conditions on the coast have made fishing difficult, if not impossible, over the past week.
Nevertheless, anglers prepared to tackle the best that Mother Nature can throw at them have still managed to chalk up some impressive catches in the trying conditions. Locally, the fishing is terrific. All the suburban lakes, from Tuggeranong in the south to Yerrabi in the north, are producing redfin and golden perch on lures and bait.
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