Lake Macquarie History

Callum's story. Caves Beach Public School shared stories project 2022

photo: caves beach

The sound of the reel scream as it is running out of line. Fighting the drag so I don’t get spoilt. As the fish got tired, I started gaining more line back. I was the fish – it was an 80cm flatty. I got it to the break wall. It spat the hook and I lost the beast of a fish.

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