Tourism Qld Film Shoot

by Luke Galea I was pretty damn excited to receive a phone call from Tourism Queensland asking if they could come up and film me fishing for 2 days in a bid to promote fishing tourism in Mackay and in a conscious effort to put Mackay on the radar as a fishing destination in its…

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JP and Sooty fishing with Atomic Plazos

by Mat Cameron In the crystal-clear waters of North Queensland’s inland rivers the scenery is beautiful, the fish are plentiful and the fishing can be sensational! However with the incredibly clear water and intelligent fish, it can also be a tough task to tempt them to bite. On a recent trip north I was lucky…

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UV factor

by Dan Mackrell The use of Ultra Violet (UV) enhancements is becoming more and more prevalent in lures these days. Unlike human eyes, which require a black light to see the ultraviolet reflectivity of objects, fish eyes, at least those of many predator species can see reflected UV light naturally. With this in mind there is a…

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Forster Breaming – Essential Lures

by Matt Cameron Forster on the NSW mid north coast has the reputation for being one of the state’s premier estuaries, and for good reason. Many trophy bream, whiting, flathead, luderick and more have been taken from the flats and weed beds of Wallis Lake, but it’s the thousands of oyster racks and the lure…

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Samurai Ledge

The two piece Ledge spin series by Samurai is a land based fisher persons dream. Built using the lightest components available, tuned for rock and land based lure fishos, the Ledge series offers a nice long, sturdy but light rod with unbelievable balance. The blank is light yet responsive and balanced beautifully with a Fuji…

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Deep Water Bassin

By Joey Allan It’s cooling down and while the depths of Winter may be some months away its worth starting to consider some deeper water options. Bass in particular can be challenging at the best of times. They school up on secondary drop offs and structure. You can see them on your sounder in large schools…

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