Latest in-depth reviews

  • Apparel, Indepth Reviews

    The Costa advantage

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    US-based sunglass and apparel brand Costa Del Mar have been in the premium eyewear game since 1983, and have been available here in Australia for many years. They have gone through a lot of very important and sometimes industry-defining changes in that time. The range is now bigger, the quality is better, the price tag…

  • Indepth Reviews, Line, Tackle

    CFS PE8 Fish Floss – how sweet it is

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    Wading your way through the multitude of braided fishing lines on the market can be quite a task for any angler. There are products that cover all price points, and price doesn’t always relate to quality. When it comes to choosing a braided line, there are a number of questions to ask yourself before you purchase….

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures, Tackle

    Find your obsession with Obsession Spinnerbaits

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    I love testing products for the magazines, it gives me an opportunity to play with lots of new things and use products that I would otherwise never get the chance to. Then there are occasions like this. Anybody who knows me will know that one of my favourite ways to target Australian native species is…

  • Accessories, Accessories, Boating, Indepth Reviews, Tackle

    Gunnell Rod does all the work

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    I know what you’re thinking – you’re wondering what on earth this device is and what it does! Well, it’s called a Gunnell Rod, and it has two main advantages over a traditional rod. First, it allows anybody to land a big fish, regardless of the angler’s strength, size or ability. Secondly, it makes it…

Latest Products

  • Lures

    Rupe’s Ironhide

    The Rupe’s Ironhide lures have been designed and crafted in Australia for our tough Aussie fish and conditions using only the best methods and materials. The new and improved ABS plastic models of the Ironhide are quickly gaining a reputation as strong fish catchers, especially when targeting our freshwater natives. The new range of Ironhides features…

  • Lures

    BX Waking Minnow

    Combining the unmatched responsiveness of balsa with the rugged durability of a copolymer outer shell, the Rapala BX Waking Minnow is the ultimate surface waking bait.  When fished slowly with the rod tip held high, the wide rolling action of the Waking Minnow rides right on the surface like a wounded baitfish, leaving a highly…

  • Accessories

    Daiwa snaps and rings

    Daiwa has released a new range of lures and lure accessories, and two of the latest releases are the Tournament Snaps and Tournament Split Rings. The new Tournament Snaps make it easier than ever to change lures. Light, symmetrically designed, and slim-line in profile, these high-quality stainless steel snaps won’t compromise the action of the lure,…

  • Lures

    DUO Aomasa 188

    Back with another release for 2014 is one of Japan’s most highly regarded lure manufacturers, DUO International, who have just launched the Aomasa 188. It took two years of R&D to give the Aomasa 188 the kind of sub-surface swimming action that meets the high standards set by DUO. It was created primarily with kingfish in…

  • Lures

    Gulp 3″ Twitchtail Minnow and 4″ Nemesis

    Combine the fish-catching profile of a Jerkshad with the enticing tail action of a grub and you get the Berkley Nemesis. Designed in Australia, the Nemesis shape is now available in a 4” size. The tail action of this shape has to be seen to be believed. On the drop or on the wind, the Nemesis…

  • Accessories

    TT Kids Shirts

    If you have a little fisho in the family they can now share their love of the sport, just like mum and dad, in their ZMan or TT Lures Tournament shirt. These shirts are cool and comfortable, quick dry and they have a UPF 45 rating to help protect your little fisho, whether they’re collecting bait,…

  • Lures

    New Frogs from Searing

    Quality tackle distributor Searing has launched two new frog imitations: the Damiki Air Frog and the Fish Arrow Still Frog. The 4” Damiki Air Frog features two hollow air chambers in its arms that act as floats. The self-righting design will always allow the frog to sit on its belly ready for a strike. A hook…

  • Accessories

    Daiwa DT4601 Treble

    The best lures need the best accessories and there are none finer than new performance inspired lure accessories from Daiwa. Advanced in technology, performance and features, these Japanese-designed accessories are the must-have items to take your lure fishing to the next level, and keep your lures performing at their best. One of the latest models to…

  • Lures

    Black Magic BMax

    Black Magic has introduced a new range of lures under the name BMax. The BMax 60 is designed as a subsurface suspended lure ideal for the likes of trout, bream, redfin and Australian bass. This 60mm lure has an ideal weight for casting and it is perfect for both spinning and trolling. The short bib lets…

  • Rods

    Shimano 3 Zero

    The Ian Miller-designed 3 Zero rods are an all-new release for the upcoming season. There are seven rods, ranging from a two-piece ultra light spin through to a handy Top End spin, plus a one-piece baitcaster. These rods are all about being in tune with what that hard body, vibe, spinnerbait or soft plastic is doing…

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

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