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Swalecliffe, Whitstable

Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 6:26 pm
by se28
Anyone know what the fishing is like down there ? and the nearest bait shop.

Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 6:42 pm
by chaz123
HI m8 not to sure what the fishings like down there, i mainly fish in herne bay. but the nearest bait shop is at st johns road which is near the train station hope that helps

Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 7:35 pm
by se28
Cheers mate, what bait do you use ?

Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 7:56 pm
by chaz123
depends what you are going for if its mackrel then feathers probley the best but the most commen baits are mackrel,lug worm,peeler crab,squid

Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 8:22 pm
by se28
Cheers mate, going down there tomorrow night and staying till sunday. Cant wait :D

Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2008 8:29 pm
by se28
but the nearest bait shop is at st johns road
Think thats where my campsite is as well

Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2008 11:43 am
by chaz123
yea is it called seaview holiday park. if you dont get any luck at swalecliffe then try herne bay its only 10min away

Posted: Tue Aug 26, 2008 5:20 pm
by se28
chaz123 wrote:yea is it called seaview holiday park. if you dont get any luck at swalecliffe then try herne bay its only 10min away
allo chaz,
got back last night, fished down on the beach saturday cault two small eels with lug. Lovely place and couldnt complain about the campsite.

Posted: Wed Aug 27, 2008 5:40 pm
by chaz123
nice 1 m8 i might give it ago there. and yeah that camp site is really nice there.

Posted: Wed Aug 27, 2008 6:59 pm
by se28
chaz123 wrote:nice 1 m8 i might give it ago there. and yeah that camp site is really nice there.
yeah your right. sunday me and the old man went down and dug our bait up in the rain lol

your sea food aint bad either :P

Posted: Thu Aug 28, 2008 12:45 pm
by chaz123
what bait did u use in the end coz i havnt caught nuthink for ages went today and didnt catch anything apart from crabs

Posted: Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:36 pm
by se28
Just lug. From the shop you said, forgot its name now.

Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2008 10:03 pm
by spratman
Ken's Angling is the place in Swalecliffe...good luck fishing that coast, I spent a few hours on Sunday...tons of kelp coming in...okay if you want to make laver bread! :D

Posted: Sun Aug 31, 2008 9:52 pm
by se28
spratman wrote:Ken's Angling is the place in Swalecliffe...good luck fishing that coast, I spent a few hours on Sunday...tons of kelp coming in...okay if you want to make laver bread! :D
Yeah was a bit bad.

Caught two eels though :D

Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 10:03 am
by mld
It's not the best place to fish, never has been. Then again, the Summer is pretty poor for shore fishing in most places.