Author: Jackson Williams

I have heard folks say that mud crabs can snap the neck of a beer bottle. Now, I'm not in the business of wasting good beer, but I do know these crustaceans fill me up a treat, and the kids love spending a Sunday crabbing. They...

The March and April rains are my favourite time of the year. I look forward to nothing more than the downpours which engorge the tributaries and upper reaches, bringing big Barramundi to Queensland's waterways. They reproduce downstream and will use the increased water flow to...

When I started kayak fishing, I was greener than green. I approached the application as a fisho first and foremost. I treated it like any other fishing application. But kayak fishing isn't like other applications. I knew what lures would attract Murray Cod, I could tie...

When I am in the kayak on a day out paddling and fishing, I want my food on the fly. Everything has to be about convenience. But at the same time, paddling is exhausting work, and when you are out all day, it can be...

Despite being home to perfect swimbait conditions, the method was relatively niched until recently. I knew a select group of swimbait enthusiasts and had heard their name whispered in the shadows at tackle shops, but had not tried my hand at using swimbaits until late...

Lake Macquarie and its inland waterways may be known for its fishing grounds, but the New South Wales system has so much more to offer. Just two hours outside Sydney and half an hour from Newcastle, Lake Macquarie is perfect for a weekend getaway. YOU'LL NEVER...

Your line is one of the most crucial tackle items you have. You can invest as much as you want in a top-of-the-range rod and state-of-the-art reel, but if you aren't looking after your line broken lines and bite-offs will ruin your time out on...

Common across Victoria, Estuary Perch (Macquaria colonorum) are a fun fish to catch. They are a quintessential lure-taking species, but just because there are plenty of them, that doesn't mean they are a breeze to catch. Estuary Perch can be frustrating because of their cagey,...

As kayak fishing takes off, more innovations are modernising and modifying the application. The latest revamp in the kayak world has been the introduction of pedal kayaks, with many of the major brands now offering pedal versions of their favourite kayaks. However, as with any...

Not many people associate the colder months with bonza kayak fishing. But for me, there is no better time to get out on the water and lob some baits out for some big fish. In the colder months, what better target to go after than...