Spare a thought for the unsung hero of the Sweetwater, the mighty Saratoga, which, in my opinion is a far greater adversary than the iconic barramundi. (See also Insights Link)
Early morning sees you fishing the top water across the lilies, pandanus nd snaggy areas of the billabongs/rivers with a floating line and poppers, gurglers and all manner of weedless flies. It's also been noted and discused that they will take an abridged verson of the trout fly known as the Chernobyl Ant.
|A beautiful midday 'Toga.|
|Dorothee Williams casting into the lilies for a 'toga on Corroboree Billabong|
When it comes to Saratoga the lilies are you friend as they will often hide under the pads awaiting poor unsuspecting insects and frogs.
|Keep them out of those weeds if you can.|
|Weedless weighted tarpon toads for Saratoga|
Never underestimate the mighty Saratoga..