Author: Robert M Davies

Rock fishing is extremely popular with around Australia. The activity seems easy enough as you only need a rod, reel and line. Don’t be mistaken, though, as rock fishing is considered one of the deadliest activities in the country. What makes it such a dangerous...

Understanding the features of fishing reels is important in choosing the reel that’ll suit your needs. Before you start spending, you must know what features you will need in a fishing reel based on the preferred fish to catch and your angling technique. As a...

Choosing the right fishing rod can be quite tricky as a beginner. There are a lot of reasons that go into choosing a fishing rod, especially for those who have a particular technique and fishing style. A good fishing rod won't make you a better...

Understanding the basic parts of fishing rods will expand your knowledge and will also help you choose the right fishing rod for different types of fish and in any given condition. Check out the basic parts of a fishing rod and the functions: BUTT CAP The butt cap...

Technology has come a long way in helping anglers improve their fishing skills. One of the most used technological innovations that anglers love is the fishfinder. For those who don't know, a fishfinder is a device that helps anglers decide where to fish. Fishfinders are...

It is amazing how the quality and effectiveness of surf fishing rods constantly improves. And while that is a good thing, it also presents a big problem for beginners. With so many surf fishing rods on the market, it may appear difficult for a beginner...

When going fly fishing, some anglers usually set their eyes on Australian Bass because they are a tad bit easier to catch than other fish. But to catch one, you must do your due diligence. You have to learn all the methods and techniques to...

Baitcasting reels are a favourite among anglers who like using artificial lures. That's because baitcasting reels allow an angler to cast their lures accurately. Although it takes time to master the art of using baitcasting reels, they do provide a lot of advantages once mastered. Aside...

Estuaries and their surrounding wetlands are bodies of water usually found where rivers meet the sea. In Australia, there are lots of good estuary fishing spots you can visit. If you’re targeting Jewfish, Seabream, Snapper, Whiting and other common estuarine species, then all you need...

I am a bit of a stickler when it comes to fishing. You can forget your fancy lures, realistic flies and soft plastics. I love my fishing to be organic from beginning to end. I catch garfish to use as bait for Snapper and other...