• Reels, Tackle

    Shimano Stella FJ

    It’s been 26 years since the first Stellas hit the market, and the innovation continues with the new FJ series. One of the latest features is MicroModule II. Unique gear teeth surface design makes the FJs even smoother and quieter, and with Improved Hagane Gear they’re now twice as strong and durable as before. The Long Stroke…

  • Reels, Tackle

    Daiwa Legalis LT

    The Legalis LT is one of the latest generation of reels based on Daiwa’s LT or Light Tough concept – lighter, stronger and more compact than ever before. It also incorporates Daiwa’s innovative technologies such as Tough Digigear, ATD, Air Rotor and Airbail, making it one of Daiwa’s most technically advanced budget reels that delivers…

  • Reels, Tackle

    TiCA Tactica GCA Reel

    The new Tactica Baitcasting reel certainly fits the bill for the angler looking for a small baitcaster for species like bass, estuary perch, trout, redfin and for trolling. The Tactica baitcaster is packed with excellent features including a one-piece, high-strength aluminium body with a V-shaped, forged machine-cut aluminium spool. It also features a magnetic cast control…

  • Latest Gear, Reels, Rods, Tackle

    New Scotty releases

    The new #282 spinning and baitcasting rod holder from Scotty is a versatile rod holder for any angler. This combo comes with the 438 Gear Head track adapter which quickly slides into place and locks down to any Scotty rod holder and accessories. This allows the user to quickly change the rod holder position with a…

  • Reels, Tackle

    Okuma Helios Spin

    The new Helios Spin from Okuma boasts an ultralight build with a heavyweight performance, the sort of top end performance perfect for tournament anglers and hardcore fishers alike. The Helios is made from lightweight C-40X carbon frame and side plates, and C-40X Cyclonic Flow Rotor for corrosion resistance.
 The Torsion Control Armor reduces twisting, and the…

  • Reels, Tackle

    Daiwa Tournament ISO 6000

    Daiwa has created the ultimate compact size surf spin reel with the release of the new Tournament ISO 6000. These little beauties are rugged yet refined, which is what makes an absolutely perfect modern surf or rock fishing reel for the modern surf or rock angler. Daiwa’s technologically advanced hybrid material, Zaion, is the basis for the…

  • Reels, Tackle

    TiCA Gymir GVAT reels

    The new TiCA Gymir reels are crammed packed with many superb features and offer the angler an impressive reel at exceptional pricing. The Gymir reels are available in 5 sizes from a 1500 for estuary and freshwater applications through to a 6000 size for offshore fishing, so they have most fishing scenarios covered. They feature a High…

  • Reels, Tackle

    Shimano Sustain FI

    In creating the Sustain FI, Shimano has engineered a spinning reel that offers the perfect balance between rigidity and sensitivity. By leveraging the benefits of the Aluminum Hagane Body, the Sustain FI possesses the rigidity of a metal outer shell that maximizes impact resistance whilst eliminating body flex under load. To provide enhanced sensitivity, a Magnumlite…

  • Reels, Tackle

    Penn Conflict II

    The runner-up for Best Combo at the 2017 AFTA Show was the Penn Conflict II and Regiment II. Incorporating a lightweight yet strong RR30 (Rigid Resin) body and rotor, the Conflict II can withstand the high pressures that braided lines and powerful fish generate, while being light enough to comfortably cast all day. Housed with the RR30…

  • Reels, Tackle

    Abu Garcia Revo ALX

    Based on high quality components and a lightweight design, the Abu Revo ALX incorporates new technology including the Salt Shield Concept bearing and AMGearing systems within the compact Revo design. SSC (Salt Shield Concept) bearing employs newly developed ball bearings coated with a water-repelling shield, which greatly reduces rotation noise caused by salt adhesion, improving operation…

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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