Bribie Island Fishing Report – 29 January

Photo: Pete Sweatman with an awesome mud crab caught after last week’s rain at the Bribie Island bridge. Another holiday period come and gone, so let’s hope the horrible fishing conditions have gone as well. In saying all that, the fishing hasn’t really suffered with an increase of the so called scavenger species since the rain. […]

Bribie Island Fishing Report – 22 January

Photo: Caeden and Callie Choo with a couple of nice Buckley’s Hole summer whiting. Well what a week hot, hot, hot, and not just the temperature. The fishing is also hot as well. Outside is going crazy with fish pelagic fish getting taken from most areas both on the troll and while bait fishing. Fish like […]

Rodeo comes to Bribie Island

Bribie Island Rugby League Football Club is set to host the first Rodeo in quite some years, it will all kick off on Friday the 16th January 2015  from 7pm, at the Bribie Island football grounds on First Avenue. It promises to be a great family evening! Gates will open at 5.30pm. Steak Burgers / […]

Bribie Island Fishing Report – 15 January

Photo: Neville Carroll with a 38cm bream caught on garfish fillets in pacific harbour canal. Before I start this week’s report I made a technical error in last week’s report that was picked up by a reader although the conservation message is still the same. Let me explain… I mentioned the maximum size of flathead […]

Bribie Island makes top 10 Queensland beaches list

Bribie Island has been named as one of the best beaches in Queensland attracting 87,347 bathers in 2014. Based on attendance figures gathered by Surf Life Saving Queensland volunteers during seasonal weekend patrols in 2014, Bribie Island in the Moreton Bay region has made it into the top ten. Another Moreton Bay region beach – Redcliffe Peninsula […]

Bribie Island Fishing Report – 8 January

Photo: Holly Prentice from Ningi with a 36cm snapper caught on New Years Eve So another year bites the dust.  Let’s hope 2015 is a good one for all of us. So far the fishing has been holding up its end with some great fishing to start the 2015 year. I think I will go […]

“Scuz me mate! Get off the road,” Eric the Emu cops a spray

Eric the Emu, as the bird has been named by the locals of Bribie Island in Queensland, has become a worldwide sensation overnight after a driver became unimpressed when he had to share the road with the majestic bird. Eric has long been known as an icon on Bribie Island, is known for strutting his stuff […]