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Bensbach River, Papua New Guinea

Fishing destination review

Target fish 1: Barramundi

Target fish 2: Saratoga

Fishing style: Lure fishing

Tackle used: Baitcast

Revisit rating (1-10): 8

Big fish rating (1-10): 5

Fish quantity rating (1-10): 6

Experience rating (1-10): 10

Overall cost rating (1-10): 8

Accommodation used: Lodge

Charter used: Angling Adventures

Month of visit: June

Days fished: 5

Weather rating (1-10): 8

Reviewer: Daniel Tillack

Quick comment: The fishing was quiet by local standards during our visit, but it’s well recorded that others have hit the jackpot here. Amazing experience nonetheless.

(Key to ratings: 1 – very low > 10 – very high)


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