Covering the Goulburn and Murray valleys

Tom's first cod

Deniliquin lad Tom Parsons landed this Murray cod on Christmas Eve - his first ever legal catch. More 'fishy' news next week.

January 9, 2013 4:00am

Tom Parsons with his first legal Murray cod.

Due to the Christmas break, the Pastoral Times’ monthly Fish Tales column will appear next week.

But for those who can’t wait to catch up on all the local fishing action, here’s a little taste of what’s to come.

Pictured (right) is local man Tom Parsons, who was quite pleased with himself after catching his first legal Murray cod.

Tom landed the 70cm fish on Christmas Eve.

Keep an eye out in next week’s PT for the rest of the fishing news.

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