LURES

If you are like me, you will have probably built up a decent collection of fishing lures over the years. I consider all my lures a worthwhile investment. However, as your collection grows, it is worth making sure you look after them. Lures need proper...

A typical angler will have a tackle box full of lures with every shape, colour and design imaginable. Every fishing trip they are confronted with the decision of which lure to choose. I am no different. However, the decision on lure colour isn’t about what...

Murray Cod has become one of the most iconic freshwater fish in Australia. Anglers know they dwell in rivers, streams and dams, but they’re still very elusive. This particular fish species prefer deep water as they hide in submerged logs and rocks. They are also...

Knowing your target species is important in choosing the fishing lure that matches your needs and purpose. The more you know your target species, the easier it is for you to pick the most appropriate lure. Choosing the ideal fishing lure is difficult if you’re...

Bass are commonly found in heavy cover. This is because aquatic vegetation provides them with a lot of benefits such as cover from predators and shelter from the sun. Structure also provides them with a lot of feeding opportunities as there are a lot of...

Most avid Bass anglers have built up quite a collection of lures in their tackle box. If you’re new to Bass fishing, you shouldn’t be discouraged if your tackle box isn’t as full as theirs. All you need are the essentials — nine tried-and-tested Bass...

Understanding how fishing lures work will help you decide which one to use. Lures are made of various colours with different movements and create a vibration to mimic the prey of the fish. With that said, check out these different types of fishing lures for different...

Whiting are a coastal marine fish that usually feed on worms, nippers and prawns to survive. It may be difficult to learn how to catch Whiting on popper lures, but the key to getting that bite is understanding their behaviour and getting as close to...

Bass fishing continued to evolve over the last few years. It started from crankbait, Swimbait to catching big Bass on jigs. Speaking of jigs, the skirted Bass jig is one of the best lures you can fish with if you’re targeting Largemouth Bass. Many tournaments...

In fishing, myths and luck are not always going to help you catch fish. Having the right gear is not the be all and end all either. Having the right lures for the fish you are fishing for is a good start, but you need...