Bunno bluefin

Bunno bluefin

Pulled the scales down to about 10.5kg's, we were about 20 miles out of bunbury yesterday and then the swell got ugly and boy did i shit meself, nearly had a wave come over the side and nearly flipped us it took about 2 hours to get back to the ramp it was scary tuff but thanx to me mate DR we got home safe.. Thanx Doc!!! the lure of the day by a long shot (it caught all four fish) was a Pink macky bait in the medium size, i had it in the water for no more than two min's and BANG!! Stoked


Adam Gallash's picture

Posts: 15460

Date Joined: 29/11/05

Stoked

Tue, 2007-01-09 08:30

Thats a solid fin, been chasing one all season myself and still cant find the buggers. Doesn't look to pleasant out behind you!!

____________________________________________________________________________

Site Admin - Just ask if you need assistance

Nealez's picture

Posts: 1220

Date Joined: 08/05/06

it was crazy, we got carried

Tue, 2007-01-09 08:33

it was crazy, we got carried away in the excitement but certainly a lesson learned!
We were headed out to a dhuie spot and noticed how many mutton birds were around and chucked a few lures out.

Tackle Dangler

Andy Mac's picture

Posts: 4779

Date Joined: 03/02/06

Solid fish

Tue, 2007-01-09 08:34

Well done Nealez, they are very nuggety fish that size, would have taken a nice big first run I'm sure.

20 miles into rough seas, that's not something I want to contemplate. Congrats on the skipper getting you back safe and sound. we had two waves wash completely over the bow on Sunday, thank god for clears.

Cheers

Andy Mac

____________________________________________________________________________

Cheers

Andy Mac (Fishwrecked Reeltime Editor & Forum Moderator)

Youngest member of the Fishwrecked Old Farts Club

SPESS's picture

Posts: 3356

Date Joined: 29/12/06

Pink lure, Pink line, must

Tue, 2007-01-09 08:37

Pink lure, Pink line, must be the colour of the day, Great fish. Gring on the sashumi and soya source.

mako magic's picture

Posts: 5785

Date Joined: 03/08/05

thumper

Sat, 2009-10-03 20:23

bump.

 

 

just seen this pic, awesome tuna pity they didn't frequent perth waters that size

Posts: 896

Date Joined: 25/05/09

Yeh , the weather can cahnge

Sat, 2009-10-03 22:18

Yeh , the weather can cahnge so fast out there aye , good to hear u got back safe and nice fish man, ahh the ocean scares the shit out of me sometimes haha

____________________________________________________________________________

living is fishing

Nealez's picture

Posts: 1220

Date Joined: 08/05/06

Me too, headed out today off

Sun, 2009-10-04 04:58

Me too, headed out today off canal rocks Fingers crossed

damo6230's picture

Posts: 2029

Date Joined: 07/06/08

fished Augusta this weekend

Sun, 2009-10-04 17:02

Howd you go Neal.