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18th Aug 2014
2014 FARM FANTASTIC EXPO
We are attending the 2014 Farm Fantastic this weekend. On display will be the self drive 6m Centre Cab, 5m Kimberley and our licence training PWC. Call in and have a chat.
See you there!
See the Farm Fantastic Expo website
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25th Jun 2014
Snappers Arrived
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21st Jun 2014
SNAPPER ON THE CHEW
Dust off the bait runners, Snapper are on the menu again! Already we are seeing some cracking Snapper coming in at the local boat ramps. The water has only cooled down a little but should be spot on by the end of the month.

Give us a ...
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13th May 2014
MIDWEEK BOAT LICENCE & HIRE OFFER
We have introduced a new offer for anyone looking to complete their online BOAT, or same day BOAT & JET SKI licence between Monday and Friday. Enjoy a 4 hour hire on the same boat used to complete your practical training on. After validating ...
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10th May 2014
ONLINE BOAT & JET SKI LICENCE TRAINING NOW AVAILABLE
Boab Boat Hire Mooloolaba and Bribie Island have introduced online training for the theory component of your RMDL and PWC (Boat & Jet Ski) licence course. What this means to you is that the theory can be completed in the comfort of your own home ...
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7th May 2014
SHARE & WIN COMP
SHARE & WIN WITH BOAB! Simply tag us in your awesome Boab pics on Facebook with @Boab Boat Hire or hashtag #boabboathire on your instagram pics to go into the draw to win an esky full of Boab ...
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16th Apr 2014
BOATS ARE STILL AVAILABLE OVER EASTER
With some excellent weather on the cards over the Easter break it's a perfect time to get offshore. We still have a few boats available at Bribie Island so give us a call. We can look after the launch and retrieve so you don't need to worry about ...
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31st Mar 2014
CUSTOMER VIDEO ON FACEBOOK
Click here to see a short video on Facebook shot ...
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31st Mar 2014
2014 TINNIE AND TACKLE SHOW
Call in and say hi at this years Tinnie & Tackle Show. The Boab crew will be on hand to answer any questions on boat hire or boat and jet ski licence training. There will be a ripper show deal on licence training so don't miss out.
See you ...
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23rd Feb 2014
FISHING REPORT 23rd Feb BRIBIE ISLAND
Hi folks. The fishing around South East Queensland is on fire at the moment. The bait schools of Yackas and Slimy Mackerel in close are attracting large numbers of good size Spanish Mackerel along with plenty of Spotties. These speedsters are easy ...
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3rd Feb 2014
HOME DELIVERY - BOAT & JET SKI LICENCE TRAINING
 
At Boab we understand most of you lead a busy lifestyle. So we are introducing a new way for you to gain your recreational marine drivers licence and personal watercraft licence. We can come to your home, clubrooms or office to deliver ...
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14th Jan 2014
GET ON THE WATER THIS AUSTRALIA DAY

Celebrate Australia Day in style this year. Get on the water with Boab Boat Hire Bribie Island. Get a crew together and go for a fish or have a blast tubing, kneeboarding and wakeboarding. We still have boats available but get in ...
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22nd Nov 2013
Tuna are Here

Hi All,

The Tuna have arrived out the front of Bribie and they are thick feeding on the bait schools Shane and his Son Mason took the Kimbo out for a quick session yesterday morning landing a nice 18kg Tuna on 10kg line. There were ...

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28th Sep 2013
SCHOOL HOLIDAY FUN AT BRIBIE ABOARD THE BOAB KIMBERLY
 School holiday fun at Bribie aboard the 5m Kimberley, click here to view.


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22nd Sep 2013
School Holidays = Fun on the water

 

 With school holidays upon us and  the weather is looking great for this time off the year it's time to be out on the water. Wanting a day out with the family and kids take them over to Tangalooma for a snorkel ...

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9th Aug 2013
Great Weather and Ekka Holiday

The Ekka show day holiday and Fathers Day is approaching us in 2 weeks. This weekend the weather forecast is looking brilliant for offshore fishing or spending the day over at Moreton Island with the family.So those of you who want ...

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27th Jul 2013
July Fishing and Boating Report

Hi All,

 Well in the windows of good weather we have had over the past month there has been some great catches coming in of Pearlies and Snapper a lot of the Snapper are being caught just in the bay so not to far to travel. Nick and ...

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11th Jun 2013
Boat Licences

BOAB SUNSHINE COAST POWER BOAT TRAINING CENTRE

I everyone just like to let you all  know as from the 24th of June we will be comencing our own boat licence courses. Training locations will be Bribie Island, Mooloolaba and Noosa. The ...

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7th Jun 2013
Bribie Passage on Fire

Hi Everyone,
  Well hopefully it is shaping up to be a cracker of a Snapper season with the passage on fire at the moment. Shane (Boab) and Nigel from (Gate Way Tackle) taking Kimberly for a fish in the passage and having a ...

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23rd Apr 2013
Anzac Day Holiday

BOATS AVAILABLE THIS WEEKEND
This picture was snapped yesterday morning off Bribie onboard one of our 6 metre Centre Cabs. The weather looks excellent over this weekend with low winds predicted. If you have been suffering cabin fever over ...
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7th Apr 2013
Easter Fishing Reports
 Hi All,
  Well there was some exceptional fishing over the Easter holidays and they are still coming in.  Alot of the fish being caught was around Smiths ...
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1st Mar 2013
Easter 2013
Hi All,
   Well Christmas has only just past and it's Easter time at the end of the month along with school holidays. So don't leave it until the last minute to hire one of our great boats for a fishing trip or a day out with the ...
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16th Feb 2013
2013 TINNIE & TACKLE SHOW
 
2013 BRISBANE TINNIE & TACKLE SHOW 
From Fri 15 - Sun 17 March, Boab Boat Hire will be attending the 2013 Brisbane Tinnie & Tackle show. The team at Boab look forward to this each year as there is no better place to ...
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16th Jan 2013
AUSTRALIA DAY LONG WEEKEND
Hi All,
Before we know it Australia Day Long Weekend will be here. Both the Centre Cabs and the Kimberley have been flat out over the Chrissy break with  some really nice fish coming in.
  So anyone keen for a day ...
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23rd Dec 2012
One more MARLIN now 3 for the month
Hi All,
 Mitch and his mates from Bribie hire the Centre Cab on Friday and headed out to the Cape by 7am they had there 1st Marlin hooked and tagged. They did some more trolling then went bottom bouncing for some reefies they managed a ...
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15th Dec 2012
C-Cabs 1st Marlin

Well the CC finally lost itís Marlin virginity this month not once but twice in the same day. Shane hired the Centre Cab to take out two of his work colleagues that have never been fishing let alone offshore.  Call it beginners luck but they ...

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10th Dec 2012
1770 Trip
1770
During the month Peter and crew took a CC and made there way up to 1770 for a 4 day fishing trip a great time was had by all. With a handful of Reds between 7 to 9kg,Wahoo, Spanish and loads of good reefies.
Kimberley
The ...
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10th Nov 2012
Christmas Parties
Hi All,
   Well it's that time of year where people and business owners start to thinks about Christmas parties. This year for the 1st time BOAB BRIBIE is offering a Coxswain driver/Experienced fishing guide for your party ...
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4th Nov 2012
Fishing Report Oct
Well over the last month the Centre Cabs and Kimberly have been out and about a fair bit. Offshore and in the Bay Cobia are thick at the moment and some good catches of Mackeral are coming in. The Kimberly has been going out into the bay and passage ...
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19th Sep 2012
SCHOOL HOLIDAYS=BOATS WATERSPORTS=FUN
With school holidays barely a week away the weather is looking great this weekend to be out on the water. Wanting a day out with the family and kids take them over to Tangalooma for a snorkel or hire one of our tubes and have a blast out on the ...
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15th Sep 2012
Queens Birthday Long Weekend

Queens Birthday's long weekend is only a few weeks away so thou's of you planing a trip away or a day trip out on the water do'nt leave it until the last minute. We currently have one Centre Cab availible and the 5m Kimberly.

 NO ...

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2nd Sep 2012
FISHING REPORT AUGUST
Well the past month we have seen some really nice fish coming in on our boats. Snapper and Pearl Perch the main target with alot of Snapper over 60cm and around the 3 to 6 kg mark, the Pearlies have been of good size as well. One Centre Cab went up ...
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18th Jul 2012
COMMERCIAL WORK

 Boab Bribie Island is proud to announce we have two skippers availible with Coxswains tickets to drive the boats for any commercial hire work that may require so for OHS. Boab boat hire Bribie Isalnd is the leading boat  hire ...
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27th Jun 2012
KIMBERLEY IS READY FOR HIRE

 Hi Everyone,
 We have just got the Kimberley passed through survey and is ready for action. There has been alot on good Snapper, flathead, Jew and Bream in the passage lately. So those of you keen to have a day out in the bay ...
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21st Jun 2012
Fishing Report

 Hi Everyone,
 Well the Snapper have turned up in the Bay and some good catches have been coming in. Nathan and Clayton took advantage of our new deal $600 for a day and a half and spent the night in comfort with deck chairs and ...
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1st Jun 2012
Queens Birthday Long Weekend

 Hi Everyone ,
Well the Queens Birthday long weekend is only a fortnight away. We still have one C-Cab avalible at theis stage for those who would like a weekend away or just a day out on the water with the family lets us know ad we ...
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1st May 2012
KIMBERLEY ARRIVING SOON

 Boab Boat Hire Bribie,  Is about to add another boat to its fleet. A 5m

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16th Apr 2012
Fishing Report
Hi Everyone, Well Easter has come and gone and the rain stayed away for once. Both Centre Cabs where busy over the Easter break with fishing and famiies heading over to Tangalooma for the day. On the fishing side of things Christian and his mates ...
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13th Mar 2012
EASTER IS NEAR

 Well guys and girls Easter is less than a month away along with this comes long weekends and school holidays. We are taking bookings alrerady for the Easter holidays so do'nt leave it until the last minute to book your day out on the ...
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2nd Mar 2012
Fishing Report

 Hi All,
 Over the past month the Centre Cabs have been out and about Cape Moreton and Caloundra Wide. There been some really good catches of Pearl Perch coming in also with them is Moses Perch,Hussar and Parrot.

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17th Feb 2012
Facebook

 Boab Bribe is proud to annouce it has started a face book page for those who would like to follow and get up to date news on what is going on around Bribie and on the water etc.
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6th Jan 2012
AUSTRALIA DAY

 Hi All,
 Before we know it Australia Day Holiday will be here. Both the Centre Cabs have been flat out over the past week and some really nice fish coming in with them. Also Mick an Mel took there 2 kids and had a night over at ...
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24th Dec 2011
Fishing Report

 This week alot of boats have been heading out of Bribie before the South Easter arrived. Lyle and his mates hired the centre cab on Tuesday and headed out around Caloundra Wide. They had a great day bagging out on Snapper the biggest ...
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3rd Dec 2011
BATTLE CHARIOT Ski Tube

 Well summer is here and so is the warm weather. Boab Bribie has a new ski tube availible for this summer called the BATTLE CHARIOT. It takes one or two people and easy access from behind to climb aboard. So those of you wanting to ...
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21st Nov 2011
Fishing Report
 
  Over the past few weeks we have been dealing with alot of Northerly winds making the fish real picky. But for those who went out and put the effort in still manage to bring home a good feed.
   Clinton and his mates ...
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27th Oct 2011
Christmas Holidays

 Well it is nearly that time of year again and has'nt it gone quick. For those of you who are planning Chrissy parties this year do'nt leave it until the last minute to book one or both of the Centre Cabs. This year is better as ...
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11th Oct 2011
Weekend Report 10th Oct

 Just had a weekend of good weather so Andy and the gang made the most of it. They decided to head out on Monday for a fish with abit less boat traffic and it proved to be a winner. 
 
   They fished from ...
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26th Sep 2011
FISHING, DIVING AND TUBING



  Fishing, tubing, and spear fishing all the one day is what Brett and his mates did. They headed off early over to Moreton Island had a fish for a few hours. Then out come the tube and had a bit of fun during the day tubing on ...

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16th Sep 2011
FISHING & WEATHER REPORT

 What a weekend of good weather we just had the 16th and 17th. Both Centre Cabs went out both days and some nice catchs of Pearlies and snapper on floaters come in. This weekend the 24th &25th the weather is looking just as ...
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8th Aug 2011
FATHERS DAY & EKKA SHOW DAY HOLIDAY

 The Ekka show day holiday and Fathers Day is approaching us in 2 weeks. So those of you who want to get away from the hassle and bassle and enjoy a day out in Moreton Bay or over at Tangalooma don't leave it until the last ...
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21st Jul 2011
Two Centre Cabs Availible


 The new Centre Cab has arrived so Bribie has two for hire. We are doing a great deal on group bookings $800 for both boats for the day this is including WALK ON/ WALK OFF for both of them this is a saving of over $100.

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8th Jul 2011
FISHING REPORT

 Over the past month we have had some really good days out in the boat. The fishing has been really good for those who managed to get out. Andy and his mate hired the boat and fished around Hutchies bagging out on good size Pearlies in 1 ...
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18th Jun 2011
2nd Boat Nearly Ready

 Hi Guys,
    Just letting you all know how 2nd Centre Cab is only weeks away it goes into the water next week for the final water test. Then afew more finishing touches and it will be on its way to ...
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7th Jun 2011
Snapper in the Bay

 Well what a great weekend of weather we just had. Over the weekend there was some great catches of snapper in Moreton Bay alot of them going 6 to 7kg.
  Caloundra Wide was also producing the goods also with people bagging out ...
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25th May 2011
QUEENS BIRTHDAY LONG WEEKEND

 The Queens Birthday long weekend is approaching fast. So if you and your mates are looking  for a fishing trip for the weekend or just having a day out on Moreton Bay with the family do'nt leave it until the last minute to make ...
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12th May 2011
2011 Rainbow Beach Fishing Comp

 Hi all,
 Just to let you all know BOAB BRIBIE ISLAND & MOOLOOLABA are a pround sponsor of the 2011 RAINBOW BEACH FISHING CLASSIC.  It is on from the Friday 22nd to Saturday the 30th of July. There are some ...
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9th Apr 2011
EASTER AND APRILS FISHING REPORT

 The Centre Cab was busy the week leading up to Easter and over Easter with the good weather. Andrew and his mates went out last Thursday for a fish and managed to get a nice mixed bay of Maori Cod, Parrot, Gold Spot ...
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28th Mar 2011
My Turn for a Fish

  Well Andy and I decided to headed out for a fish on Friday before the weather picked up after seeing what was around in the bay. We stopped on the way over to Moreton and got some livies then headed to Hutchies for a fish. We ...
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21st Mar 2011
Fishing Report

  Over the past week or so there as been alot of bait fish in the bay an feeding off them is some 15kg + Spanish Mackrel and Yellow Fin tuna are thick in the shipping channel.
 Alistar and his mates hired the centre cab over ...
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15th Feb 2011
Fishing Report

  Chase and the gang made the best of the weekends weather just gone. Sunday they went out across Moreton Bay to fish there usual spots around Cape Moreton grabbing some livies on there way.  They ended up with a good mixed bag of ...
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21st Jan 2011
AUSTRALIA DAY FISHING REPORT
 Well  the weather did come good for AUSTRALIA DAY  and the day before. On the Tuesday i took the Centre Cab went out to Caloundra Wide  fishing on some new ground. We managed a good mixed bag with some 4 to 5kg Pearlies ...
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5th Nov 2010
Boats Best Catch So Far

  Well what can i say the photo's say it all( In gallery). Andrew and his mates hired the centre cab for the day and fished the Cape and all around.  The best two fish of the day is a 6.5kg snapper and a   5kg sweetlip. ...
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2nd Nov 2010
October Fishing Report

 Well the last 2 weeks have seen some really nice fish come in on the centre cab with 2 snapper going over the 4kg mark and lots of big sweetlip. Dougs and mate went out and got a nice feed of fish including a 4.5kg snapper. Edward ...
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22nd Oct 2010
20KG FLAME SNAPPER OFF CAPE MORETON

For those of you who did'nt see the 20kg Flame Snapper in this weeks Couriermail caught at Cape Moreton check it out. It was caught by one of the local pro fisherman they say it was due to all the heavy rain we have been having.

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3rd Oct 2010
September Fishing Report

 September was a busy month with the hire boat heading up to Shute Habour for a week. And some good weather down here on Bribie Island. With the rain around it managed to keep the wind at bay. 
   Over the month alot ...
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17th Sep 2010
Shute Harbour Trip

   Steve and Andrew hired the centre cab for aweek and travelled up to Shute Harbour  in the Whitsunday"s. They both had a great time fishing, snorkelling and sight seeing all the islands around the great barrier ...
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12th Aug 2010
BRISBANE BOAT SHOW

  Well it's Brisbane boat  show time of year again on the 26th,27th 28th & 29th of Aug.  For those of you going to Brisbane boat show drop in to the Boab stand and have alook at the Centre Cab and Kimmberly. ...

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10th Aug 2010
July Fishing Report

  The weather has been up and down this month but there was some good days to be able to get out the front and get onto some good fish. During the month there was one cracker of a day and the centre cab was booked out so me and my mate ...
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21st Jun 2010
FISHING REPORT JUNE
The centre cab has been busy over the past 4 weeks. With some fishing trips up to Noosa, Mooloolaba and Moreton bay. Sunday the 20th Chase and some of his friends hired the centre cab and fished the top end of Moreton Island catching a ...
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20th Jun 2010
Mackerel still around Sunshine Coast

 The centre cab has done afew trips to Noosa and Mooloolaba in the past 2 weeks Wayne and his mates from Noosa had the boat for 2 days and fished out of Noosa and Double Island point. Managing to catch some nice spanish mackerel the ...
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4th May 2010
Tusky Mania
 Well April seen alot of rain earlier in the month but the over the last week the weather was great. Brett and his mates hired the centre cab and went fishing around Cape Moreton and came across some awesome ground loaded with ...
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17th Apr 2010
Mooloolaba Trip

 Last weekend Stouty and Brett had the Bribie Island centre cab  delivered up to Mooloolaba and went out fishing for the day. The  weather was in there favour and the results show as the the boys came in with a mixed bag of ...
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5th Apr 2010
Fishing Report

 Last Saturday the 27th March Hugh and afew of his mates took the centre cab out into the bay weather was great. Fishing wise the ended up with a mixed bag of flathead,flounder and some other reef fish from the inner reefs on the ...
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9th Dec 2009
6m Centre Cab Comming soon
Be one of the first people to experience Bribie Islands  new 6m Centre Cab hire boat. Do it the Smart Boat Hire way why buy when you can hire. Hire it in Mid Feburary & discover what real fishing is ...
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