Latest in-depth reviews

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures, Tackle

    TESTED: Halco Madeye soft plastics tick all the boxes

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    Australian lure company Halco has been manufacturing lures in Western Australian since 1950. Their range of products include iconic lures like the RMG Scorpion, Halco Laser Pro, Twisty and many more. There would be a Halco lure in most keen anglers’ tackle boxes. After many years of being at the forefront of hardbody lure design, Halco…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews, Tackle

    Tested: SoftGaff AccuMat – the ultimate in accuracy

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    In today’s world of outstretched arms, clever camera angles and noses that grow like the fabled puppet Pinocchio, a brag mat has become more important than ever before when recording your catches, checking for a PB and, most importantly, making sure your fish is bigger than your fishing buddy’s! That’s why we were so excited…

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures, Tackle

    Field testing Wilson’s new Zereks

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    There’s a huge range of soft plastics on the market, and all of their different designs have not come about by accident; rather they are the result of extensive research and development. The one thing I really like about plastics is that they are continually evolving, and a look at the new range of Wilson’s…

  • 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….

Latest Products

  • Accessories

    Viva Mighty Midget rod stand

    The Mighty Midget is an entirely new concept in rod stands. The ‘trick’ with this unit is that it sits below knee height. When assembled it becomes obvious that rod racks have always been made too high. Once you have seen this unit and placed rods in it, you are left scratching your head wondering…

  • Reels

    Shimano Aernos FB

    Shimano’s new Aernos FB spin reels are certainly a cut above their predecessors. The compact XGT7 body (a Shimano exclusive material that’s 200% stronger than ordinary graphite) has delivered a substantial weight saving, which is complemented by the compact body design. There are five reels in the range — a 1000FB, a 2500FB, a 3000FB,…

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures

    Ecogearaqua Bream Prawns

    Fishing Monthly is proud of the fact that these “Testing Booth” articles are only completed after the author had had a thorough test of the product. I can definitely say that I’ve put my time in using Ecogearaqua and feel confident that I can give you some tips on how to get the best from…

  • Accessories

    Korr Zoom LED headlamp

    The newly released Korr 10 Watt Zoom LED headlamp is going to make a lot of friends with anglers and campers as it ticks every box as far as portability, convenience and power are concerned. Aluminium alloy construction ensures the new Korr headlamps – with their 10W Cree XML2-U2 LEDs – are of a very robust…

  • Accessories

    Spotters Blaze

    Spotters new Blaze is equipped with tailored patterned arms and configured for a secure fit. The increased structural depth through large lens size prevents bounce back glare from above and below. Fitted with the Nexus lens (as pictured), you will experience full high definition colour and superior depth perception, giving you all day comfort and…

  • Lures

    Damiki Anchovy Shad and Ghost Shad

    Two of the latest releases from Damiki are the 6” Anchovy Shad and the 3.2” Ghost Shad. The 6” Anchovy Shad is a thin profile paddle tail swimbait ideal for barra, cod, flathead and snapper. It can be used as a spinnerbait trailer or rigged with a jighead. Its large paddle tail and high quality…

  • Electronics

    Lowrance $149 offer

    The most trusted name in fishfinders has released the colour Elite 3-x fish finder at an unheard-of $149 price point. Equipped with award-winning Lowrance Broadband Sounder technology, the Elite-3x allows anglers to quickly and easily identify fish targets, bottom contour, structure detail, bottom hardness, thermoclines and more. Selectable dual-beam technology, Advanced Signal Processing, Fish I.D….

  • Accessories

    Addiction adventure wear

    Whether your Old Man enjoys fly fishing up a pristine freshwater creek targeting our inland natives, or loves the thrill of chasing aggressive pelagic fish off the Australian coast, Addition Adventure Wear have him covered with their range of quality shirt prints. Addiction Adventure Wear takes pride in delivering quality outdoor clothing and showcasing a…

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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