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

  • Accessories

    Rupes lip grips

    For those looking for a fishing gift for Dad that will guarantee to get use (as long as he’s catching fish!), look no further then the compact Rupes Lip Grips. The importance of having the right gear at the right time is vital, and these days no angler should be without some lip grippers to…

  • Accessories

    S.A.S. braid

    S.A.S Braid is an Australian owned company, sourcing only the highest quality raw materials and using advanced techniques at the braiding process to develop a range of braid that has incredibly high breaking strains for its diameter. S.A.S is a ‘pure’ braid with no coatings to be left behind on your runners or colourings that…

  • Electronics, Indepth Reviews

    Raymarine has SideVision

    Raymarine has announced two new technology options for its LightHouse II powered line of multifunction displays. The new CP200 SideVision sonar module expands anglers’ underwater horizons with crystal-clear CHIRP side-scanning sonar and the new CAM200IP marine video camera brings high definition video monitoring to Raymarine multifunction displays. The CP200 can see further and detect more…

  • Indepth Reviews, Motors, Videos

    MotorGuide Xi5 a serious contender

    It’s taken a while, but finally, American electric trolling motor giant, MotorGuide, has released a real alternative to the Minn Kota iPilot. Called the Xi5 (Wireless control) , it’s a servo-driven, GPS enabled electric motor that can lock you to a spot, re-create routes and even allow manipulation of a locked position on the fly….

  • Lures

    Mimix Crox Pop

    With a long body profile, strong and sharp double hooks and a special Long Cast feature, the Mimix Crox Prop certainly is the lure that you need to create the perfect surface commotion to attract and catch big fish! The Crox Prop can be fished like any other ordinary prop lure, or you can fish…

  • Lures

    Insanity Slap Walker

    Insanity Tackle is the brainchild of Wayne ‘Mr Freshwater’ Dubois, and are uniquely designed to fool highly pressured, educated Aussie fish. First cab off the rank is the Slap Walker rattling lipless crankbait. These sinking lures feature amazingly detailed finishes and have three tow points which allow you to alter the amount of vibration, noise and…

  • Indepth Reviews, Motors

    Evinrude G2 E-Tecs launch

    Evinrude (BRP) recently revealed a new Generation Two (G2) E-Tec outboard engine that reportedly produces up to 75% fewer total regulated emissions, 15% better fuel efficiency and 20% more torque than leading four-stroke engines. “BRP’s Evinrude brand is an integral part of one of the most innovative powersports companies in the world,” said Alain Villemure,…

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