Squid

Squid to 1kg caught this time of year are over the weed beds at Rye.

Technique: Fish the flood tide using 2.5-3 size squid jigs.

Tip: Have a selection of different coloured squid jigs, as some colours will work better dependant on light.

GPS Mark: 38.19.676 — 144.47.350

TOP TIPS FOR BIG SQUID

Best month are June to October

Target the southern end of Port Phillip and Western Port

Best water depth is 4-12m (7m is ideal)

Fish 90 minutes either side of high tide

Fish at dawn and dusk

Use quality jigs

Fish some jigs deep and others unweighted

The new moon phase is more productive

Fish on calm, flat days