Manton Dam

Post Reply

Who has caught a decent barramundi at Manton Dam?

Yes, several
1
5%
Yes, one or two
5
26%
No fish at all
4
21%
No fish at all
4
21%
I've never fished it
5
26%
 
Total votes: 19


User avatar
Matt Flynn
Site Administrator
Site Administrator
Posts: 14172
Joined: Thu Jan 01, 1970 9:30 am
Location: Somewhat Southerly
Contact:

Manton

Post by Matt Flynn » Fri Jul 14, 2006 10:22 am

I'ver caught some small ones, but none of the lunkers we know are there.
I have seen the big fish on my sounder right out in the middle near the surface.

Plenty of saratoga though.

User avatar
chanos
Jedi Seadog
Jedi Seadog
Posts: 486
Joined: Tue Jul 04, 2006 11:33 am
Location: Darwin

Manton

Post by chanos » Fri Jul 14, 2006 10:52 am

A mate reckons he trolls a big lump, that has a trench carved through it from the old days, with deep divers. Says this lump is out in the middle at the dam wall end, seems to get a few big ones there so maybe its true. I have trolled the deep banks on quite a few visits for one good fish hooked and lost. However the big fish do get into the very shallow areas but are mighty shy.... nuf said.


Chanos.
Fishing is not a matter of life and death, it is far more serious than that.

User avatar
Blinky
Jedi Seadog
Jedi Seadog
Posts: 3309
Joined: Mon Jul 03, 2006 10:18 am
Location: Darwin. N.T.
Contact:

Post by Blinky » Fri Jul 14, 2006 9:53 pm

This is where I've got my one or two good ones from.

Image
Blinky

Find us on Facebook: Blinky's Lures

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to “Manton Dam fishing”