Trumpeter Whiting (winter whiting) [Sillago maculata]
Up to 30cm.
Trumpeter Whiting are prevalent in the central and northern waters of Australia from W.A. to N.S.W. They are found in bays, inlets, harbors and estuarine waters with silty bottoms.
bait: Bass Yabbies (nippers), Beach worm, Blood worm, Mussel, Pippi, Prawn, Squid
Link: 2 - 3kg main line.
Hook: No.2 - 6 Longshank or No.1 - 4 Baitholder.
Rig: Light gear with light running sinker. Short length of red plastic snooded on to eye hook.