Latest in-depth reviews

  • Indepth Reviews, Rods, Tackle

    Tested: The sky’s the limit with Bone Voyage rods

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    In 2017 Bone fishing rods were introduced to Australia through the team at Wilson Fishing. There are a number of ranges and models available but my interest was sparked by the Voyage series of rods. It’s a travel rod series designed for the angler who doesn’t want to compromise with the gear they use while…

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures, Tackle

    Tested: Strike Pro Guppie sinking glidebait

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    Cooler nights and shorter days mean that the prime time to target big Murray cod on large lures is almost upon us. More and more anglers are getting out there and giving it a go using a growing range of lures, and I would like to add one to the list: the Strike Pro Guppie….

  • Indepth Reviews, Lures, Tackle

    Unique Yamashita Eginno Pyonpyon

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    Anybody who enjoys squid fishing, whether it is an obsession or an occasional flirtation, would or should know the Yamashita brand of squid jigs. Yamashita’s innovation is second to none, and the jigs in their various iterations are available at an affordable price. I have accumulated a significant collection of Yamashita jigs over the years. It…

  • Accessories, Indepth Reviews, Tackle

    McLaughlin’s Advanced Formula Berley

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    McLaughlin’s Bait and Berley have been producing quality bait and berley products since the late 1940s. During this time they have constantly worked to further improve the range and quality of the items they produce. In 2018 they introduced their latest innovation – the Advanced Formula range of berleys, which builds upon the success of…

  • Indepth Reviews, Line, Tackle

    It’s a Daiwa J-Braid Grand life

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    Last year I was lucky enough to be sent a Daiwa Tatula baitcasting rod and reel combo to have a play with, and inside the box was a spool of the original J-Braid x4 line to fill it with. For a 4-ply braid which was certainly at the lower end of retail pricing in tackle…

  • Accessories

    Techniice Reusable Dry Ice Packs

    Techniice Australia has just released their long awaited 2014 Re-Usable dry ice packs. The new 2014 model features a new micro perforation technology  that enables the product to hydrate faster and easier than ever before, and is powered by a new FDA approved polymer, which not only outperforms previous polymers, but does it without any…

  • Accessories

    PrecisionPak Kelso V

    A tough and rugged tackle bag that can double as an insulated food and drink carrier is what the Kelso V bags bring to the table. Made from insulated 0.6mm PVC with mesh, these top load bags include a waterproof zipper that keeps everything in the large compartment cool and dry regardless of the situation….

  • Lures

    Samaki Pacemaker

    The Samaki Pacemaker sets the pace for high speed trolling lures. The Pacemaker’s sleek design has been tweaked and fine-tuned to allow you to troll faster with a wider trolling spectrum to attract a variety of aggressive fish species. The Pacemaker also has the flexibility to troll at high or low speed, with an ideal…

  • Accessories

    Cortland Precision Saltwater

    To fool, hook and land a fish, everything must go right. Particularly if that fish is big. The team at Cortland know that extends to more than just fly lines. That’s why their leaders, tippet material, backing and PolyTaper tips are engineered to perform flawlessly — turning over big flies into the wind, making subtle…

  • Reels

    Hardy Fortuna

    The Fortuna X from Hardy is the result of a collaboration between some of the finest reel designers in the industry and the ultimate saltwater predator, Andy Mill. Together they created a lightweight, waterproof sealed, beast of a fly reel producing up to 32lb of pure smooth stopping power. This strong and surprisingly light reel…

  • Rods

    Sage Salt Fly Rod

    Saltwater is where your abilities as a flyfisher are constantly measured and honed, and now Sage has introduced the Salt series, developed through decades of saltwater experience. The SALT series replaces the Xi3 series, and these new rods are Sage’s first saltwater fly rods built on its newer Konnetic technology. That’s the same technology which…

  • Accessories

    GoPro Knog Light

    GoPro distributor V-Sport has released the perfect match for the GoPro Hero3+: a powerful waterproof Knog LED light. It sits alongside your GoPro without getting in the way of using buttons or opening mounts, and it’s  waterproof down to 40m, just like your GoPro. Settings range from 70 lumens up to 400 lumens (to give…

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    Junior Camo Cat Bow

    Founded in 1956, the Barnett name is synonymous with quality archery products. Australian fishing and outdoor distributor J.M. Gillies has now incorporated this great brand into its range. The rise in profile of archery through movies such as The Hunger Games has created a renewed interest in bow hunting, and one way to get a…

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