BAIT & BAIT GATHERING

When choosing your bait, there are normally two options: live bait or artificial bait. Many anglers are familiar with the use of both, but it usually depends on the type of fish you’re trying to catch. If your target calls for live worms as bait...

Whether it’s beach fishing for fun or for competition, there’ll always be a beach fishing bait that’ll work best for you. With many beach fishing baits available in the market, did you ever wonder how you’ll pick the best beach fishing bait? The thing is best...

Fishing with live baits is probably the most efficient way to catch fish anywhere around the world. If you want to catch big fish consistently, then live bait is the best choice. There's an old fishing saying that 'fresh is the best and live is...

In my time on the water, I have seen and done a lot of things. I have been caught short and run out of bait and had to improvise many times, sometimes using centipedes or millipedes or anything else I can get my hands on...

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...

Anchovies are a prominent baitfish for many predatory species and offer some spectacular opportunities to take some elusive species. I made the trip out to the inshore gulf islands off the coast of New Zealand to cash in on their annual anchovy run. These columns of...

Like a shot from a starting gun, every Spring signifies the beginning of the Melbourne fishing season. That means it is open season for Snapper. Melbourne is nothing short of a Big Red playground, with an abundance of the species. But that doesn't make them...

When it comes to beach fishing, you can pick up most of the bait options on the beach itself. You don’t need frozen baits from tackle shops to go beach fishing. I usually bring a bag just in case, but find all the bait I...

Whether you prefer using live baits or artificial fishing lures and baits, there’s always something to talk about. Some anglers swear by artificial baits and others swear by live bait only. And there are those who like to use a mix of both. Personally, I...

One thing I really like about beach fishing is the fact that I can find many of the baits right there on the beach or purchase them closeby. The beach is great for providing fresh and free bait. On the other hand, there is nothing...