• Accessories, Indepth Reviews

    Oceanic Trailers

    Oceanic Trailers is a company whose motto is to strive for excellence in both design and durability. This Australian company is based on the Gold Coast and employs Aussie workers with the same goals as their customers: to live the Australian way and use Australian product.  In keeping with this philosophy, the Oceanic team only…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews

    Ausmarine Seatrail trailers

    If you’re after value for money in a trailer you should definitely check out the Seatrail range. Ausmarine distributes and sells the full range of Seatrail trailers in both galvanised steel and aluminium frame models. Seatrail trailers range from small, lightweight folding models for small tinnies up to heavy roller trailers for 6.5m hulls with…

  • Indepth Reviews, Reels

    TD Sol II

    The TD Sol II, based on the game changing Tatula, rivals the performance of many current high-end reels. The superior casting performance and ultimate casting ease of the Sol II all stem from Daiwa’s revolutionary T-Wing System (TWS). A leap forward over traditional line guide systems, TWS delivers unparalleled casting performance and line control, a…

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures

    Beardy’s Bandit

    Beardy’s Lures are the brainchild of Daniel Beard. Daniel has only been making lures for a few years, but he has fallen in love with the process of producing timber lures. He makes the lures from his home in Beaconsfield, Melbourne Victoria. He makes a number of different models, however the Bandit is the one…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews


    I spend a lot of time preparing for a fishing trip to ensure that when I’m fishing, I spend the maximum amount of time with my bait or lure in the water. Much of this preparation is ensuring that I have ample back up of any rigs I may need, to replace a set up after…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews


    Smoother than ever, right out of the package and tougher too is what you can expect from the recently released FireLine Tournament Exceed from Berkley. FireLine from Berkley has been a leader in the superline category for years. FireLine was always smooth and now it is even smoother. FireLine was always tough and now it is…

  • Indepth Reviews, Reels

    Saltiga Expedition

    Saltiga introduced ground-breaking technology to the world, with Digigear II, Magseal and Zaion Air Rotor setting the standard in high performance design and innovation. In 2014, Daiwa has taken it even further with the introduction of Magsealed bearings into the new Saltiga Expedition range. The Saltiga heralded a giant leap forward in design, revolving around…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews

    TESTED: Hot Shotz Pre-Rigs

    Although most of my fishing during the year revolves around casting lures and soft plastics around the waterways of South East Queensland, I always look forward to visiting our family in South Australia and enjoying the bread and butter fishing this holiday and South Australia provides. By bread and butter fishing I mean targeting species…

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!


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