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Black Macks – Bill Bowtell 2017

Over the years I have experimented with trying to consistently catch Spanish mackerel at night. Especially during the summer period when daytime temperatures and strong sunlight, lessen the chances...
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Gold Bandits – Dean Smith 2017

Encountering a species that you have not come across before whilst exploring new ground can create a well of emotions. Excitement at the shiny new thing, a sense of...
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Gold Coast Jacks – Cody Hochen 2017

Until recently, I had never(in my 25 odd years of fishing) fully enjoyed a fishing trip that I donuted, while being out-fished and out-classed by my fishing partner. This...
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Unicorns – Andy Pennell – 2017

Fishing is a funny past time when you break it down to its barest elements. Some blokes like to think its not madness and take themselves very seriously at...
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Two Dans – Dan Bowater 2017

What a start to the New Year! In my local area mega rainfall totals were received and things transformed virtually overnight from drought-like to deluge. In the space of...
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Chasing Drag Burners – Luke Fitzpatrick 2017

October through to December can prove to be a frustrating time for anglers in Hervey Bay, due to persistent northerly winds. The natural protection usually offered by the world...
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Turbo CrawZ – Dan Kaggelis 2017

One of the best attributes of soft plastic lures is the diversity they offer the angler in terms action, attraction and presentation. The quality of a soft plastic can...
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Paddle Prawns With A Purpose – Lee Brake 2016

I can honestly say it was the quickest hook-up I’ve ever had while jigging. I didn’t even manage to get the reel into free-spool! This was mostly because the...
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“Neap Tide Nannies” Dan Bowater 2016

Another year has flown by and disappeared like a doomed baitfish in a bubble trail. With 2016 behind us there really is no better time to analyse or at...
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Review: Polycraft – By Wayne Baldry

What are you laughing at? Yes, I know it’s purple. Yes, I know it’s plastic. Yes, I know it’s full of nearly enough women to form a netball team....
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SEQ Offshore Pelagic Tips – Cody Hochen 2016

The water temperature is rising and so is my excitement for the upcoming pelagic season. My excitement coincides with thearrival of my 4.8-metre Galeforce over Christmas. My new ride...
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Whitsunday Dreamin – Andy Pennell 2016

When I was 19 my best buddy and I did our first ever long distance fishing road trip. We pulled a 14 hour marathon drive north to the beautiful...
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Island Stylin’ – Bill Bowtell 2016

The northerly front hit just as we passed Conical Rocks heading north out of Keppel Bay. It was 12 hours ahead of the predicated scheduled forecast. I pulled the...
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