This is a CRACKER of an episode with Clint Hansell, the big cod guru! This man knows his stuff when it comes to catching trophy cod in impoundments, and in particular, Blowering Dam. What I love about this episode is its unlike any other as Clint thinks outside the box and takes notice of incredible details when it comes to fishing. There is so much you can learn from this chat and if you love cod… it is a must listen! I hope you enjoy as much as I did!
In this episode:
Clint’s background and how he grew up fishing (5:30)
Clint’s insight into Murray Cod behaviour in dams (15:30)
Feeding times/periods for cod in dams (36:00)
Technique for casting a bank for cod in dams and a plan for the night session (41:00)
Touching on using fly for cod in dams (51:00)
Dams have current flow and using them to your advantage (53:30)
Lure selection for a night session and retrieves (1:02:00)
More discussions on fish behaviour (1:12:00)
Clint’s favourite banks to fish (1:18:00)
Technique for fishing in the day (1:22:00)
Clint’s most memorable catch (1:25:00)
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