Fishing

National 4×4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo

And for those visitors who are brave enough, the truck and buggy will be offering hot laps, so adventurous visitors can go for a spin around the arena if they dare. Showtime FMX will be back in the Action Arena this year, tearing up the track across the weekend and keeping onlookers on the edge of their seat. For those who …

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Fisher Fined for Undersized Snapper Catch

A RECREATIONAL fisher has been ordered to pay $2000 by the Pine Rivers Magistrates Court for being in possession of quantities of undersized fish. Queensland Boating and Fisheries Patrol field officer Imraan Esat said the fisher was apprehended at Dohles Rocks boat ramp on the Pine River. “QBFP officers approached the vessel with the intention of conducting a routine inspection,” Mr …

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Good Results from Jumpinpin Region

The Coomera River has been hot and cold with regards to whiting and we’ve had to try a number of places before getting onto the fish. Even then the bites haven’t been steady throughout the session because there’s often a mad flurry of activity and hooked fish followed by long periods of no action whatsoever. The kids have been pretty good during …

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Tribe Spin Doctor

FOR the TRIBE it’s all about catching, and Tribe Spin Doctor spinnerbaits are up to the task. Constructed from quality components including a silicone skirt and chemically sharpened black nickel hook as well as incorporating a hand-painted finish and realistic 3D eyes, Spin Doctor spinnerbaits offer excellent value for money so the whole TRIBE can get hooked up. The compact …

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Land-Based Fishing Around Brisbane

I don’t mind fishing this location with the kids because often they’ll be preoccupied with building sand castles anyway. It’s also great because I don’t have to worry about dingoes or four-wheel-drives on the beach. When land-based fishing you sometimes really have to put in the hard yards and try several areas, but it’s a great way to while away the …

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Berkley Fishin’ Gear – Walk N Wade

BERKLEY Fishin’ Gear is the only place for your fishing gear, with a range of storage solutions to suit every angler. Be it a few packs of Gulp or everything to handle a day on the water, Fishin’ Gear has what you need. Featuring heavy-duty fabrics for style and durability, comfortable handles and corrosion-resistant zips and fittings, the Walk N …

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Barra and Bass Around Bundy

While we’re on the freshwater scene, Lake Gregory has been one of the best fishing options whilst all our river systems are dirty.  Good reports of lots of bass are coming in. I ventured out to this magic little impoundment early on Monday morning.  The water level is as high as I’ve ever seen, making launching the boat a breeze.  …

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Trevally, Jewfish, Mud Crabs and Whiting around Gold Coast in February

Quality whiting have been active this week with customers finding a nice feed.  Some good spots are the North Arm of the Coomera River, Crab Island, Wave Break Island, Marine Stadium, Jacobs Well, Bedrooms, Tiger Mullet Channel, Canaipa Passage, North Bedrooms and the Logan River.  Yabbies and Worms are great bait.  I recommend using a small size 6 baitholder hook, …

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Crabber Fined $11,000 in Black Market Bust

“The black market sale of fish is a serious issue in Queensland that not only undermines the sustainability of fish stocks but it also devalues the product supplied by commercial fishers who rely on it for their livelihood,” he said. “The illegal trade in fish and crabs is also of health concern to the public as there are no requirements …

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Austackle Krypto Range Complete

THE Austackle Krypto range is complete! In addition to the Ultra-thin 4 strand Austackle Krypto Microbraid, the Krypto range has been expanded to include an 8 strand PE braid in heavier line classes. Made in Europe, Krypto 8 boasts the same extra-ordinary thin diameters but with a round profile, ensuring a smooth, soft and pliable texture even in the heaviest …

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