• Boating, Motors

    Mercury V6 FourStrokes

    Mercury Marine has introduced its new V6 FourStroke outboard family and the expansion of its SeaPro commercial line. Unveiled at the 2018 Miami International Boat Show, the new engines include 175hp, 200hp and 225hp FourStroke outboards and a V6 200hp SeaPro commercial outboard. Precision engineered from skeg to cowl, all four outboards are built on Mercury’s…

  • Boating, Motors

    Honda V6 outboards

    Honda Marine has launched its redesigned and improved BF175, BF200, BF225 and BF250 V6 outboard motors. Targeting the heart of the boating market, the refreshed Honda ‘V6’ models mark the newest evolution in the company’s product line, integrating innovative design, a sleek new style, enhanced reliability, streamlined maintenance and an expanded number of rigging options for…

  • Boating, Motors

    150 Pro XS FourStroke

    Building on the success of the Mercury 115 Pro XS FourStroke, Mercury Marine has created its new 150 Pro XS FourStroke – an engine which sets a new standard in the 150hp high-output category. Mercury’s new 150 Pro XS more than lives up to the legendary Pro XS reputation for superior hole shot, top-end speed, and…

  • Boating, Motors

    Suzuki DF325A

    The innovative new DF325A 4-stroke outboard from Suzuki has been designed to be robust, easy to use and versatile, making it the ideal outboard for large boats. Sharing the same revolutionary technologies as the recently-launched flagship DF350A, including contra-rotating propellers, dual louver system and dual injectors, Suzuki has stepped it up with the new model by…

  • Boating, Motors

    New Honda releases

    The 2017 Melbourne International Boat Show marked the global debut for the BF75, BF80, BF90 and BF100 and the Australian debut of the new BF40 and BF50 Honda outboards with a fresh new look and some updated features. With an upgraded ECU, the new outboards have the latest in EFI technology, so the exact amount of…

  • Boating, Motors

    New Suzuki outboard range

    The Haines Group, distributors of Suzuki outboards, announce the arrival of the sleek, new 2017 range of outboard models to the Australian market. The  range have been given a sophisticated and stylish overhaul. Aside from the popular Cool White option, the new range is now available in Pearl Nebular Black, which is inlayed with blue micro-metal…

  • Boating, Motors

    Honda new concept outboard

    Honda Marine broke the mould for marine engines at the 2017 Miami International Boat Show, with a bold, new concept engine. For exceptional aerodynamics, the tailored packaging of the Honda Marine concept engine includes a sculpted centre channel inlaid with a honeycomb mesh trim. The heat ducts feature an interwoven design with black honeycomb mesh reminiscent…

  • Accessories, Boating, Motors

    Enhanced i-Pilot Spot-Lock

    Minn Kota has made significant enhancements to its Spot-Lock electronic GPS anchor. “We’ve reinvented Spot-Lock to make it the most accurate electronic GPS anchor ever,” said Shaun Clancy, Minn Kota Brand Manager. “Anglers will immediately notice that the reinvented Spot-Lock holds the boat in position with unmatched precision and consistency. When fishing, even in strong…

  • Boating, Motors

    Yamaha F90

    Yamaha’s new lightweight F90 4-stroke is equipped with a 4-cylinder, 16-valve in-line SOHC 1.8L engine, with bigger displacement than the previous generation 1.5L engine it replaces. The bigger F90 is nearly 10kg lighter than the old engine, resulting in improved performance and better balance when fitted on hulls in this category. The F90 is based…

  • Boating, Motors

    Torqeedo Cruise pod drives

    The Torqeedo Cruise 2.0/4.0 FP and 10.0 FP (Fixed Pod) deliver the top performance that German company Torqeedo is renowned for. Despite being virtually silent, the pod’s performance is equivalent of 5, 8 or 20hp. These motors are lightweight with an optional folding propeller. The Cruise 2.0/4.0 FP propels boats up to 4 tonnes at over…

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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