• Reels, Rods, Tackle

    Fishunter Pro-Elite combos

    Jarvis Walker Fishunter Pro Elite spin reels feature all the bells and whistles of a premium reel but with an affordable price tag. Built on a lightweight graphite body and rotor, these reels feature a soft-touch torpedo handle knob, thick bail wire and ported aluminium spool. These robust reels include four ball bearings and an infinite…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Shimano’s Backbone Elite rods

    Shimano’s Backbone Elite rods have proven hugely popular with the offshore game fishing community, delivering a range of line class options at really good prices. The 2018 line-up has just been given a well-deserved tweak! There are eight rods in all; a 10kg stick with fixed guides and a roller tip, and three 15kg options in…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Blade N Tails Ultralight Elite

    The Live Fibre Blade N Tails Ultralight Elite redefines what Australian built quality is in a market full of imports. The Ultralight Elite uses K-Frame silicone guides to deliver smooth casting and high performance, whether that’s casting small bladed lures or jigging soft plastics in the trees or over the flats. The guides are strategically placed…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Daiwa TD Hyper

    Rocketing onto the scene is Daiwa’s latest weapon – TD Hyper. Combining Daiwa cutting-edge blank design with striking looks and excellent value, the TD Hyper series is built to perform and destined to turn heads. The foundation of the TD Hyper series is Daiwa’s HVF Nanoplus graphite technology, with HVF combining precise resin control with unidirectional graphite fibre to produce a…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Redington Minnow Combo

    The 580 Minnow from Redington was designed and tuned to meet the needs of younger anglers. This 5wt rod is built with enough power to throw a wide variety of flies, but the shorter 8’ length offers less swing weight to make it easier for casters of smaller stature to make effective stops at the…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Shimano Tiagra Ultra Rods

    All serious gamefishers know that their gear needs to be up to the challenge of prolonged fights with exceptionally large fish. This is why the new Shimano Tiagra Ultra series are proving so popular, especially with increasing numbers of bluewater anglers using braid. Factory built, but with that custom rod style, the componentry on the Tiagra…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Ocea Plugger Full Throttle

    Full Throttle is the name, and full throttle is how these specialised rods are meant to be fished! This Japanese Domestic Market (JDM) saltwater spin rod series from Shimano is being widely embraced by the Australian offshore fishing fraternity as the pinnacle in casting and fish fighting performance. Utilising Shimano’s exclusive nano alloy High Power X…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Colmic Nustar Surf

    In the past switching from a telescopic surfcasting rod to a multi-piece one was pretty traumatic; indeed, the majority of those multi piece rods were too heavy, too stiff and definitely not easy to manage. Starting a few years ago Colmic started developing three-piece surf rods that were lighter and very easy to manage; all of…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Storm Gomoku Surf Rods

    The world renowned Storm Gomoku micro and light jigging rods are the ultimate weapon for all manner of vertical fishing in both salt and fresh water – and they are now available for surf and rock fishers as well. Light and powerful, the new Gomoku surf rods have soft tips for casting distance and accuracy but…

  • Rods, Tackle

    Samurai Osprey boat rods

    Samurai has released a new series of all-rounder boat rods with user-friendly actions and a wide weight range, perfect for any offshore boat style fishing. These very versatile rods can be used for bait fishing, lures, trolling, casting or for the keen jigger. Each rod is fitted with the finest rod components by Fuji — anti-tangle K…

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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