MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

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MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Dodge » Tue Oct 24, 2017 9:47 pm

Next Mid Week monthly outing for GC/NRKFC members and guests ...... held the second Wednesday each month [except January].

Following the July discussion thread re mid week trip on Tweed River viewtopic.php?f=83&t=50593
Will list MW11.17 at Chinderah outing from the outset, instead of waiting for the weather forecasts to suggest a location.


LOCATION: CHINDERAH, NSW boat ramp at bottom of Waugh St

https://goo.gl/maps/AvuCHKe9LGU2

Willy Weather Chinderah Tides.... Low 0716[EDST] 0.1m ......High 1352 [EDST] 1.55m

DATE: WEDNESDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2017 there will be no postponements or date changes due to weather, you alone decide your attendance

LAUNCH TIME: This is your own choice so suit yourself as it is not a competition.

RETURN ASHORE: About 12 noon [Qld time], 1pm EDST] so members can have a yarn together before going home.

SAUSAGE SIZZLE BBQ [minimum 5 starters required for this to be be held]........ Free this month, paid from mid week kitty ... OR ... $3 head if costs exceeds present kitty balance.

If you intend coming along add your name to this thread before Sunday 5th Nov, so others know and enough BBQ supplies can be bought, and for new members there are no formalities other than posting you are coming along.

The MW after this one will be Wed December 13, 2017
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby hillbilly » Wed Oct 25, 2017 2:08 pm

Hi Dodge, I just did a search to find the trip in the Chinderah area that I really enjoyed. It was on February 20th 2012 but according to the chatter before it, you were unlikely to go. Not sure what the tide was but we launched from Old Boat Harbour Park on Fingal Road and then paddled in a group across the Tweed River towards the Cooloongatta/Tweed Heads Golf Club. We fished all around Tony’s Island. Not sure how many turned up but Slim was definitely there plus John (Silver) and I think maybe even Toni turned up. If you scroll down (moves map out further towards the mouth) on your map you’ll see where I’m talking about. Not sure how good it would be though if the tide was running quickly. Regards Bill
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Dodge » Wed Oct 25, 2017 9:23 pm

hillbilly wrote: Not sure what the tide was but we launched from Old Boat Harbour Park on Fingal Road and then paddled in a group across the Tweed River towards the Cooloongatta/Tweed Heads Golf Club. l

Yes as you said I missed the Fingal trip mentioned, but have launched and fished out of the Fingal boat harbour before. inclined to think Fingal will be visited in 2018 but only time will tell.

But this outing has no connection with Fingal, it is being held at Chinderah.

3 earlier club trips held, 2 at Chinderah ramp, and another further upstream a few hundred meters, also produced fish and tide is good for the outing date.

Bill, think this would be the area you mention in the quote, picture when seen this year
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Flatheadbob » Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:12 pm

When is the next weekend fishing trip? Live down Tweed Heads way but work mon-Friday.
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Dodge » Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:45 am

Flatheadbob wrote:When is the next weekend fishing trip? Live down Tweed Heads way but work mon-Friday.

No club trips are planned for the weekend at this stage Bob, but something may happen in 2018.

In the meantime as well as watching the GCNR Club page, keep an eye on this section for member planned fishing trips...

Coordinated Fishing Trips viewforum.php?f=9 .......... also put up a trip on there yourself as someone may join you on the day
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Flatheadbob » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:07 pm

Thanks the.
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Dodge » Thu Nov 02, 2017 8:36 am

While keen to go to this outing, the present forecast is not looking too good.

http://www.weatherzone.com.au/nsw/north ... /chinderah

So final decision will be a late one after seeing what happens, will post my intention on Tuesday morning
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby hillbilly » Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:49 am

Anything other than pretty good will rule me out as I have lots to do in Brisbane. I like your weather site and have saved it to favourites. Bill
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby Dodge » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:29 am

I am pulling the pin for me on this outing.

The forecasters are still predicting showers, and with a total travel time of 90 minutes to possibly get wet as a shag, just does not appeal.

If fishing at all, will now go closer to home where I can dry out quicker afterwards.
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Re: MW11.17..Club Outing Wed Nov 8 @ CHINDERAH, NSW

Postby jumaji » Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:39 pm

OK Dodge,I agree with you on this one. Don't like the look of the wind either. I'll probably give it a miss this week altogether.
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