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Post Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 2:49 am    Post subject: Hello from Canada! On the way to visit NT

Canadian coming to the NT for some fishing and hiking - yes in the middle of the wet season I gather. I had 2 weeks vacation and I've been wanting to follow-up on a report a friend sent me of fun barra/toga action in Kakadu. From what I gather it's not the best time of year to go - but I'm going to give it a shot?

Anywho, I found this forum while looking for some more information about how to catch sharks around Darwin/Nightcliff Jetty. I'd like to introduce myself a bit - I'm a fish-for-everything kind of angler from Toronto, Canada. Over the years I've been to many different places and fished for many different kinds of fish both big and small. I fish mostly out of my Hobie Outback.

I'd love to meet up and fish with anyone willing to help me out - and I'd happily return the favor if anyone here ever wanders as far as Canada :). I'm a sorts of lifelister/species angler so I'd happily catch anything as long as its a new species for me (and likely will be considering I've never been to Australia!).

Here're some catches from Canada/elsewhere:

White sturgeon from the West Coast of Canada (British Columbia)

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Plain sculpin caught off the shores of Magadan in eastern part of Russia (drove my kayak there from Germany last summer)

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Arctic grayling along my drive past the arctic circle in Yukon, Canada.

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Atlantic wolf fish from the fjords of Newfoundland's west coast
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Post Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:32 am    Post subject: Re: Hello from Canada! On the way to visit NT

hope you have a great time ,hiking in the wet will be interesting for you ,very humid conditions this time of year and flash flooding .make sure you get advise from a professional before you head anywhere up there .


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Post Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:46 am    Post subject: Re: Hello from Canada! On the way to visit NT

Those are great pix you posted. Hope you find a fishing partner.

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Post Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 2:47 pm    Post subject: Re: Hello from Canada! On the way to visit NT

Thanks for the replies guys and for those who sent PMs I don't know why but I cannot respond? Maybe not enough posts? Try emailing me michaelverdirame@gmail.com thanks!


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Post Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:48 pm    Post subject: Re: Hello from Canada! On the way to visit NT

You need 10 posts IIRCto reply.

Sent you a email. :cheers:

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