Author: Bill Matthews

Boating is a wonderful way to spend time out on the water. However, with rising fuel costs, boating trips are becoming more and more expensive. If you don’t want to miss out on all the water fun, there are some things you can do to...

If your dream is owning a boat, but you don't have the budget to buy a new one, your best option is to buy a second-hand boat. The problem with used vehicles is that, just like with cars, you need to have a good eye...

Kayak fishing is really taking off in Australia. The low cost of entry to a whole new world of fishing is really catching on. If you are thinking about getting into saltwater kayak fishing, this piece is for you. Make the most of your first...

Wakeboarders like myself get a bad reputation on Australia’s waterways. Many fishos and other water sports fanatics get irked by wakesurfing boats cutting up the waterways far too close to other people, creating huge swells and ruining the tranquillity of our waterways. I have heard...

If you are hiking and camping, there is the chance you will come across a stream or river. Unless it is so small you can jump cleanly across, I highly recommend taking your time. Anything can happen when crossing any size of river, especially when...

Driving at night time requires a little more attention than when driving during the day. Driving at night is more hazardous than driving during the day. This is a fact. If you are driving at night it is important to change your driving style to...

You will only have to run out of fuel or get close to running out of fuel once in your 4WD and really understand the value that long range fuel tanks offer. Long range fuel tanks allow your vehicle to hold a whole lot more...

In my experience camping, there is nothing worse than not having the rope you need when you need it. That being said, there are a variety of ropes available on the market. It is easy to get something you don’t need or find out it...

It’s easy to lose direction if you are on a river in a kayak or bushwalking around unfamiliar ground. It’s easy to panic in those situations because the sense of not knowing where you are can become overwhelming quite fast. If you are looking for a...

Here are some tips for those who know little about fishing but would love to learn more. Starters and beginners need to learn more about these terms and how to go about using or doing them. FISHING TACKLE Bait: Worms are the most widely used bait for...