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The Reel Deal – A handline in the Herbert

We’ve all got them – big fish stories

Here is one of 15-year-old Ingham State High student Karl Sellick’s:

Who: Karl Sellick.

How old: 15.

Where from: Abergowrie.

What school: Ingham State High.

What fish: Barramundi.

What bait: Live.

What reel: Handline.

What’s special about this catch: Only one for the day.

What did you do with her: Ate it.

Favourite fish: Barra.

River or reef: River.

Best thing about Hinchinbrook Shire: Fishing.

Thanks Karl – what a whopper!

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