Cape York CY Charters Trip Day 4

One of the best things about visiting a place like Albany Island is the chance to do something different if the conditions don’t meet expectations. For some of us that meant a walk to the other side of the island to fish a sheltered beach with light spin and fly rods. Meanwhile the rest of…

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Cape York CY Charters Trip Day 2

Our first day of solid fishing dawned and first up we decided to head out to chase GTs on poppers rigged with Gamakatsu Treble GT 24′s. Throwing large lures along reef edges is taxing but the Samurai Pop 10 and 12′s handled this task with long casts allowing us to get tight in to the…

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Samurai Sydney Kings

After hearing from Fishabout guide, Chris Stokes, that Sydney Harbour was fishing well for Kingfish, Sydney Angler Jack Murphy headed out and caught this solid 90cm model on a live yellowtail rigged on a Gamakatsu 6/0 live bait hook. He regularly uses a Samurai Reaction Jig 10 fishing rod for his live baiting and on…

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Snapper on Octopus Hooks

I recently returned to a place called Wirrina in SA to fish with  a good friend chasing tasty little garfish. I usually find best results are achieved before the moon has set but in this case with a 3.30am start and no moon in the sky, I thought why not. The gar were slow but…

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