December 22, 2017

IMPOUNDMENT BARRAMUNDI BASICS

Up in Queensland, we are spoilt for impoundments well stocked with Barra. Although many fishos say impoundment Barra don’t give a good enough scrap, they have clearly never been on a 50lb impoundment Barra. I guarantee you will emerge from...

December 22, 2017

TILAPIA CULLING TIPS

Tilapia are considered a pest to Australia’s waterways. They were introduced to Australia and have bred extensively, especially in Queensland’s warmer waters. Native species are under threat from these foreign invaders, who prey on other fish and th...

December 22, 2017

FISHING MANGROVE JACK IN NORTHERN QUEENSLAND

If you are heading to the north of Australia or spend a lot of time here like me and are looking for a real fishing challenge, you can’t go past the Mangrove Jack. We give them lots of names up here, including Red Devils and...

December 22, 2017

TIPS ON FISHING FOR KING GEORGE WHITING WITH CIRCLE HOOKS

Fishing for King George Whiting is extremely popular just about anywhere they can be found in Australia. For a long time, those chasing Whiting were using long-shanked hooks. The idea with long-shanked hooks is t...

December 22, 2017

SIMPLE TECHNIQUE FOR CATCHING FLATHEAD ON LURES

Flathead are readily available for fishing around Australia’s coastline and they are a great fish to go after if you want to increase your chances of bringing home a meal. They are a great fish to go after if you are a lit...

December 22, 2017

QUICK GUIDE TO BETTER HANDLING OF AUSTRALIAN BASS

With so many fishing impoundments available for fishing species like Australian Bass, native freshwater fish caught in rivers and creeks should be released. If you are looking to eat the fish you catch, head out to one o...

December 22, 2017

CIGUATERA (SEE GWU TER UH): THE FISH TOXIN YOU NEED TO KNOW

Ciguatera might sound like the Spanish word for a cigarette but it is actually the illness you get from eating fish that have the ciguatoxin poison in their flesh. While cases are not extremely common, they do...

December 22, 2017

TIPS FOR CATCHING SNAPPER

Snapper is a tasty saltwater fish found along Australia’s southern coast. Snapper is targeted by both recreational anglers as well as commercial fishermen as it is renowned as a good game fish. Here is a look at some tips to catching more Snapp...

December 22, 2017

MANGROVE JACK FISHING TIPS

Mangrove Jack (Lutjanus argentimaculatus) are the demon fish of Australian waterways. They are aggressive and savage predators that destroy potential prey and obliterate unwary or underprepared anglers. Jack’s have a reputation for burying bai...

Please reload