Latest in-depth reviews

  • Indepth Reviews, Rods, Tackle

    Tested: Hyped by the TD Hyper range

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    Although I simply love fishing, I have to admit that I have become a little obsessed by the humble flathead. I blame the team here at Fishing Monthly when I arrived. They caught a lot of them and it was pretty tough not to get involved when most trips involved being connected to lots of…

  • Indepth Reviews, Line, Tackle

    Tested: New Siglon PE braid from Sunline

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    The purchase of braided line should be seen as an investment. It might not be quite as long-term as a rod and reel set-up, but usually longer than a many lures, and certainly any terminal tackle. It’s for this reason that, despite my not being particularly moneyed at this stage in my life, I always look…

  • Apparel, Indepth Reviews

    Feature: Mako – I can see clearly now

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    As we grow towards middle age certain changes become apparent in our everyday lives. Groaning when we bend down, being irritable about new technology and the lack of ability to see things clearly when close to us becomes part of everyday life. History has not been kind to baby booming anglers; as our sight diminishes…

  • 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…

Latest Products

  • Lures

    ZMan 3.5” GrubZ

    ZMan’s 10X tough, buoyant, super-soft and flexible ElaZtech construction gave new life to curly tail plastics, creating maximum action, even with minimal movement and at slow retrieve speeds. The built-in buoyancy also gives the ZMan GrubZ range a seductive tail-up action on the drop and a natural tail-up feeding action when at rest on the…

  • Boating

    Formosa Classic MK4 and V2

    Brisbane-based Formosa Marine (manufacturer of the popular Classic and Tomahawk Aluminium plate boat ranges) have launched the Classic MK4 and SEA-ROD V2 Hulls for their 520, 550 and 580 models. The boats will be officially revealed at this year’s Brisbane Boat Show (Sep 11-14). While maintaining the great performance and key design and strength features…

  • Accessories

    Wilson rod carrier

    The next generation of bull bar rod carriers is here. Wilson have developed this 100% Aussie made, fully adjustable rod carrier to suit all bull bars, straight or angled. It sits in the base, locked by the quick release pin that makes it easily removable when not in use. The Wilson Rod Carrier (#BBRC4RTB) is…

  • Lures

    Mimix Dragon Walk

    The award-winning Mimix Dragon Walk is a lifelike walk-the-dog lure that’s distinctively designed with great detailing. Designed to imitate an iguana, it’s also an excellent imitation of the ubiquitous water dragon that frequents so many Australian waterways. The Mimix Dragon Walk produces a great swimming action across the water’s surface that entices and appeals to…

  • Lures

    Shimano Bottom Ship

    Those sneaky Kiwis have been quietly going about catching a heap of reef and pelagic fish on Shimano Bottom Ship jigs for a number of years now, and Aussie anglers are finally getting the chance to try these deadly metals on our local species. A rear-weighted design gets Bottom Ship down fast, but colour and…

  • Lures

    Zerek Hot Legs

    The new Zerek Live Shrimp Hot Legs make a great lure even better! Made with softer material and a slender body, the Zerek Live Shrimp Hot Legs are ideal for estuary situations. With the addition of fluoro legs, the Zerek Hot Legs Live Shrimp can pull fish in low light or bottom-dwelling areas because the…

  • Accessories

    Humminbird digital mapping LIVE

    Humminbird’s Exclusive AutoChart LIVE instantly creates precision contour maps. Humminbird has once again gifted anglers with exclusive technology that will have an immediate, dramatic and positive impact on their fishing. AutoChart LIVE is a remarkable DIY mapping program that allows anglers to create their own precision digital contour maps, live and on the fly. For…

  • Accessories

    Sony Action Cam Accessories

    Once you have your Action Cam, and know how to drive it, you’ll be in a position to take advantage of all of the accessories available to make your shots even better. Here’s a snapshot of some of the angler-friendly accessories available for the Sony model. A float attachment is great insurance when you’re pushing the…

  • Accessories

    iON Air Pro 2

    If you’re looking for a cheaper alternative to the Air Pro 3, the Air Pro 2 is the perfect solution. It still shoots in slow motion (but at a lower frame rate), and is waterproof to a depth of 10m, so it’s still a great choice if you’re looking for an action cam. Sharing the…

  • Accessories

    iON Air Pro 3

    The iON Air Pro 3 is the flagship of the iON range of cameras. It’s able to shoot 1080p at 60 frames per second, or 720p at a whopping 120 frames per second, which gives you the ability to shoot ultra-sharp slow motion footage. The iON is waterproof straight out of the box, removing the…

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