Small Mouth Sooty Grunter are popular freshwater fish in the Northern Parts of Australia
How To Catch:
Small mouth Grunter can be caught on most fresh baits suited to freshwater fishing such as live shrimp, yabbies, or worms. However most sooty now days are targeted with small lures and flies. Usually small surface poppers are around dawn and dusk can be very successful and loads of fun. Switching to minnows and sub surface lures as the sun gets higher and concentrating the casting to cover and snag areas.