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With the opening of Snapper season in SA people may want some new GPS marks to try.

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This is one of my all time faves Yourkes Point  137.61941437  35.......... We have caught some huge snapper here over the years plus nannies and mowies plus huge sweep.

Become a member and download the full list of South Australian GPS marks for free!

 

http://www.tacklenfish.com.au/fishing-spots/

members only!

 

 

 

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With these gps marks on the site, what version are they recorded in? I have a lowrance and the numbers look very different to how i enter them.

David

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Hi guys, noticed that I can download the marks in a strange format in excel or in GPX. 

Does anyone know how to convert it to a google earth or lowrance format?


David

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All ready for you..  Lowrance and GE files

I suggest you print off the XL file so you can read the names and notes. (its over 5000!)

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Don,  what proggy did you use to transpose the co-ords with ?

I use the "Babel Proggy",and also can import them to "Google Earth" ....

The Babel Proggy, can output to several known brands , ie: Lowrance, Humminbird, Simrad and Raymarine ...

Here is the link to that programme ..........   Babel

Comes in 3 Flavours ,.... Windows / Mac and Linux....

Great White

 

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Thanks to Don who converted all the GPS marks into the format i needed for my lowrance ?

There were quite a few marks that had multiple entries and some that i already had - so ended up culling a large number of them - but can't wait to have a look at some of these new spots! 

Not sure what happened with all the marks that had Rob's name in them - they were all clustered off of South America!!! A bit too far for my tub ?

 

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My pleasure and personal interest.

I didnt pick up those in Sth Am... I'll check them out, they may just be typos.  eg Long West instead of East.

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Fixed it !!

additional file sent to David.

THe problem was a comma in the WP name.  My software interpreted that as another field and corrupted the Lat/Long.

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