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Old 07-22-2013, 11:16 AM
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Great catch!!!!! where in Australia? I used to study in Perth, WA. but back then (15 years ago) I wasn't interested in fishing at all.
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They are a relative of the barramundi but don't grow as big. Lock up or loose with these fellas

I will be chasing those cod very soon for the first time.......they look like an awsome target in the sticks
waiting for photo !
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Bass are Found mainly inland of The Coastal Rivers in NSW however they also like The Brackish water.
They have also been stocked in many Dams & Lakes in NSW & QLD.
Murray Cod are found also in many of The Lakes & Dams as well as many of The River Systems again in NSW & QLD.
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Those Australian cod look like some bruisers.

The Australian bass look like larger, fatter white perch (with some more green).
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good catch!
and you have already met Australian Murray Cod ???
some video: Back Country Cod - Flyfishing for Australian Murray Cod
I did a trip out north west for cod. Only got small ones on fly but they are a pretty cool fish.
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The Australian bass look like larger, fatter white perch (with some more green).
I was curious about this and consulted the infallible wikipedia.

Looks like they are a species of temperate bass (the Morone family), and you are right in seeing a link to white perch as they are in that family, too along with white bass, striped bass, yellow bass, etc.
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Good looking fish, and I'll bet they are fun on the fly!
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