• Apparel, Latest Gear

    Maui Jim launches Waterman

    Maui Jim’s Waterman sunglasses haves strategically placed lens vents to quickly dry water captured inside the lens, and allow for maximum air circulation, less wind resistance and fog-free vision. The lightweight and durable nylon frame has a soft rubber inlay that completely cups the eyes in aerodynamic, wind-breaking lens protection. Its contoured temple design easily…

  • Uncategorized

    Facebook for Fish

    Catchability is the app for anglers in Australia, allowing them to follow friends, spots, check the tides, weather and more. The iPhone and Android app lets anglers upload their catches online and share with fellow anglers the species and its size, as well as info such as where it was landed, with what gear and…

  • Indepth Reviews, Reels

    Tested: Okuma Azores

    Fishing offshore is a tough game. You’re fishing in a turbulent, salty environment where the things you hook will run hard, change direction in a split second, and every so often be eaten by something bigger and more powerful. Not only is it tough on you, but it also tests your gear to the very…

  • Camping & 4WD

    ARB’s Ascent Canopy

    ARB’s Ascent Canopy provides dual cab ute owners with a fully featured, ultra-premium option. This next generation canopy is fabricated around an innovative vanishing edge shell design, allowing the tray of the vehicle and canopy to integrate seamlessly, with no visible weather sealing. Using the existing vehicle key remote, owners are able to lock and…

  • Accessories

    Wilson Folding Nets

    With features like extendable handles and collapsible frames, the Wilson Folding Landing Net range is perfect for storage in tight spaces. These nets have environmentally friendly netting with large diameter mesh to avoid excessive hook tangling and keep fish in the best possible condition for release. With a flat base and steep sides, the net’s…

  • Accessories

    Viking Livey Tackle Pod

    Viking Kayak’s new Twin Livey Tackle Pod prototype has been put to the test by Stephen Tapp. Stephen has reported that the Pod allows him to easily transport live baits in one half, and tackle in the other half. The concept uses a high flow design so water exchanges rapidly, so you can run the…

  • Camping & 4WD, Latest Gear

    Katadyn Base Camp Pro 10L

    Katadyn’s Base Camp Pro 10L is one of the fastest gravity filters on the market, and it’s the only water filter that easily converts into a camp shower (with adaptor). The no-pump gravity filtration system frees up your efforts for other things, like pitching the tent. The filter is a compact, foldable water bag and…

  • Accessories, Lures

    Snapper Whackers

    Black Magic has introduced three new rigs to their popular range of Flasher rigs. These two-hook paternoster rigs are called Snapper Whackers, and they have some great features. The two flies are tied on Black Magic C Point hooks to give anglers the ultimate in penetration, and they’re rigged on 80lb Tough Trace for extra…

  • Latest Gear, Rods

    Tairyo Nano Matrix Hyper

    With the introduction of the Nano Matrix Hyper, everybody can now afford a Tairyo Nano Carbon Tube rod, from the beginner to the to the Pro Tournament angler. These rods feature a new generation blank with Tairyo’s proprietary carbon nano tube (CNT) technology. They’re slim and light, yet powerful enough to control stubborn fish, as…

  • Latest Gear, Lures

    Ecooda Hornet stickbait

    The Ecooda Hornet 180S Stickbait has two unique swimming actions. It has a sensational walk-the-dog action, which is constant in both smooth and rough conditions. The second action is what Ecooda calls ‘snake ‘n’ roll’, and this is achieved by pulling your rod tip slow and long across the water’s surface, giving it a very…

2016 AFTA Trade Show

Check out these videos to go behind the scenes at the 2016 AFTA Tackle Trade Show – the premier event in the tackle industry calendar!

AFTA Show

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Episode 4

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