• Lures

    AFTA Winner: Fish Candy Smash Crab

    The Fish Candy Smash Crab is one ultra realistic lure, with fluttering legs and claws that give off a lifelike swimming action. It’s easy to use, even for baitfishers. You can just stick the rod in the holder and the Smash Crab will flutter enticingly to the bottom, then sit with its claws raised defensively….

  • Hooks

    AFTA Winner: BKK Raptor Z

    BKK now have a super strong, rust resistant treble that you can use both inshore and offshore for a wide rage of species. The hand ground points mean these hooks come super sharp straight out of the box, so nothing is left to chance, and the Ultra anti-rust technology ensures that constant use in saltwater…

  • Lures

    AFTA Winner: Halco Max 190

    Halco Tackle Company is releasing the highly anticipated big brother to the award-winning Max 130: the all new Max 190. The Max 190 (190mm/7.5”) has an incredibly wide effective operating envelope, working well from a fast cast and retrieve speed, all the way to a 14 knot troll. This lure dives to 2m, and the…

  • Accessories, Lures, Tackle

    Austackle Tuffies and Deep Trix

    Austackle Tuffies are made using a special formula which makes them buoyant, stretchy and almost indestructible. Tuffies stand up to the rigours of hooking toothy critters better than regular plastics. Leatherjackets, pike, flathead and even tailor are no match for them. And suppleness is not compromised – Tuffies are soft and flexible, making sure of…

  • Camping & 4WD

    Crashpad Double Swag

    Australian company Crashpad has ‘doubled’ their swag range with the introduction of the Double Swag. The Double Swag is constructed of high quality and super-tough 400gsm waterproof canvas. It features a heavy-duty, 600gsm PVC floor so absolutely no moisture can come through from the ground. The dimensions are 215 x 150 x 80cm so there’s…

  • Motors

    Mercury improved Remote Control

    Completely redesigned, Mercury’s new and improved Mechanical Remote Control is now available for owners who want to upgrade the handling and styling of their boats. The new look side-mount control makes boating both easier and more efficient for all drivers, regardless of their experience behind the wheel. The re-engineering of the control box delivers an…

  • Lures

    Geecrack Beat Craw

    The Geecrack Beat Craw is a soft plastic yabby/shrimp imitation, now available in Australia through SA-based tackle wholesalers Dogtooth Distribution. Originally designed to service the Japanese and European bass fishing scene, the Beat Craw is now making a splash here in Australia, and is already having a massive impact on our native freshwater predators. The…

  • Electronics, Tackle

    GHP Compact Reactor AP

    Ideal for outboard-powered boats up to 9m, Garmin’s GHP Compact Reactor autopilot is based on solid-state 9-axis AHRS technology. The Compact Reactor Starter Pack includes the core autopilot components needed to install and use alongside a compatible chartplotter. Another configuration is available with a GHC 20 Autopilot Control Unit, and the third option adds both…

  • Hooks

    Black Magic DX Point

    With Black Magic turning 25 this year, it seems very appropriate they’re going back to their roots by introducing a new high carbon steel ‘super hook’ manufactured in their Japanese factories. Called DX Point, it has some excellent features that make it a cut above the rest. Most noticeable is the clever engineering of its…

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

Episode 1

Episode 2

Episode 3

Episode 4

Episode 5

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